Hawaii Lawmaker Who Smashed Homeless People's Shopping Carts Presses Charges Against Teens In Beating
The homeless youths say Rep. Tom Brower wouldn't stop filming them.
Homelessness is currently reaching a crisis point in Hawaii. In the past year, the number of chronically homeless individuals
Not homeless, shopping carts. This isn't an issue about homeless in my representative's mind, it's about shopping carts. It's about cleanliness.
His self-proclaimed "tough-guy" approach went further. He yelled and roused sleeping homeless people at city bus stops. "Now
Armed with a sledgehammer and a self-righteous mission, State Rep. Tom Brower (D.) walks his district's streets and parks looking for the nefarious shopping carts used by homeless people.
"If I see shopping carts that I can't identify," he told the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, "I will destroy them so they can't