Jody Corcoran: Shrill voices raining down on heads of the homeless

Insidious public reaction to homeless children in a Garda station informs 'do nothing' housing policy, writes Jody Corcoran

HOMELESS: The photo that sparked a thousand comments.

Jody Corcoran

It was the reaction to the photograph that proved most revealing: children asleep on plastic chairs under the bright lights of a garda station, with no home to go to.