Originally Posted by alkemical
I had a friend when i spent time on the streets, his name was dean.
Some guys left a bar, found him sleeping in a park, beat him up, set him on fire and pissed on him.
that is too bad and unfortunate. the good news is the local hospital provided for his injuries at no cost to him and the local authorities are now involved to bring those involved to justice. No one here is claiming the US is perfect, and life in a "free" society often shows its darker side.