PBS NewsHour

Some homeless people in New York involuntarily hospitalized

Clip: 12/01/2022 | 6m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

The rise in homelessness is a source of major tension around the country, including in New York City, which has a larger homeless population than any other city in the U.S. This week, Mayor Eric Adams announced a new policy to try to curb the trend, but as William Brangham reports, it has also drawn criticism.

Aired: 12/01/22

Rating: NR

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