Author Archives: Nicholas Slayton

Nicholas Slayton

Nicholas Slayton


Nicholas Slayton is a Los Angeles-based journalist, formerly with Los Angeles Downtown News.

social distancing on open street

Are Open Streets Really Open to Everyone, Including Homeless People?

homeless man puts on his coronavirus mask

Activists and Allies Deliver Masks to Homeless People Amid Coronavirus

Protesters and police presence

Protests Leave Unhoused Caught in Crackdowns, Left in Dark Over Curfew Orders

Housing Homeless People in Hotel Rooms During COVID-19 Pandemic

Efforts to Get Homeless People into Hotel Rooms Amid COVID-19 Outbreak Are Slow Going

Sanitation workers seize property of homeless people

Federal Judge Blocks LA from Seizing Bulky Items from Homeless Individuals

Los Angeles Grab & Go program

L.A. Area Schools, Service Providers Try to Help Students During Coronavirus Shutdowns

los angeles recreation shelter homeless shelter

LA Rushes to Put Homeless People Into Emergency Shelters as CDC Advises on Ways to Protect the Unhoused