Inside a tent city near Microsoft

Crosscut“Scraping By: Portraits of Life during the Great Recession,” by filmmaker Stewart Thorndike, is a documentary op-ed posted at the online New York Times. It takes viewers on a quick tour through Tent City 4, located about a mile from Microsoft on the grounds of St Jude’s Catholic Church in Redmond. Nearly 100 people live there, most having lost jobs and homes during the past year — Eastside unemployment is almost 10 percent. The encampment is full, and newcomers are turned away every night…. (Continued at Crosscut.)

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One Response to Inside a tent city near Microsoft

  1. This article was entirely accurate and went into details that the normal media has not yet covered.

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