People are still living in FEMA's toxic trailers
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Why the poorest county in West Virginia has faith in Donald Trump | Anywhere but Washington

Donald Trump was more popular in McDowell County than anywhere else in America during the Republican primaries. Subscribe to The Guardian ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian Paul Lewis explores the power of the Republican presidential nominee’s message in the poorest county of West Virginia. Gun nation ► http://bit.ly/GunNation The Guardian ► http://is.gd/guardianhome Suggested videos: Anywhere but Washington ► http://bit.ly/ABWashTrump Trump 4 President ► http://bit.ly/TrumpSigns Guardian playlists: Comment is Free ► http://is.gd/cifplaylist Guardian Docs ► http://is.gd/guardiandocs Guardian Features ► https://goo.gl/JThOzd Guardian Animations & Explanations ►http://is.gd/explainers Guardian Investigations ► http://is.gd/guardianinvestigations The Global Migration Crisis ► http://is.gd/RefugeeCrisis Anywhere but Westminster ► https://goo.gl/rgH1ri More Guardian videos: 6x9: experience solitary confinement – 360 video ► http://bit.ly/6x9gdn We Walk Together ► http://bit.ly/WeWalkTogetherFilm The last job...

High rents force some in Silicon Valley to live in vehicles

Faced with some of the most expensive rental housing in the nation, some Bay Area residents are feeling priced out and are seeking low-cost alternatives. In Silicon Valley, a hub of computer and technology companies, some people are even turning to cars, vans and RVs for housing. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Joanne Elgart Jennings has the story.

FEMA Trailer Workers Speak Out

"Only On The Web:" Armen Keteyian speaks exclusively with two former workers who claim corruption on the part of Gulf Stream Coach, which built FEMA trailers for Hurricane Katrina victims.

Trailer park millionaires | Guardian Features

Trailer park millionaires: how to get rich on housing for the poor Subscribe to The Guardian ► http://is.gd/subscribeguardian Some of the richest people in the US, including billionaires Warren Buffett and Sam Zell, have made millions from trailer parks at the expense of the country's poorest people. Seeing their success, ordinary people from across the country are now trying to follow in their footsteps and become trailer park millionaires. The Guardian went to Orlando to learn the tricks of the trade from Frank Rolfe, the self-appointed dean of Mobile Home University, as he led would-be investors around a trailer park for sex...

The case for wooden skyscrapers

How much CO2 would a skyscraper save if a skyscraper was made of wood? Wooden skyscrapers are already a thing in Europe and Canada. Now, they're slowing becoming more popular in the U.S. How do they work and what do they mean for the future of cities?

Millions of Cars Are Rotting in the Open Air!

For copyright matters please contact us at: Copymanager.mn@gmail.com TechZone ► https://goo.gl/Gj3wZs Things and places abandoned by humans have a special charm. Most people, at least once in a lifetime, would like to enter a house where no one has lived for a long time or take a walk in an abandoned amusement park. It's creepy, of course, like a horror movie, but it's very interesting! That's why today we offer you to visit graveyards of forgotten objects.

Tucson: Trailer park living for America's poor

Subscribe to BBC News www.youtube.com/bbcnews Life is tough for the residents of one of Tucson's many trailer parks, but the people still work hard and dream of a better future. The BBC's Anna Bressanin reports. Subscribe to BBC News HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog Check out our website: http://www.bbc.com/news Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/bbcworldnews Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/bbcworld Instagram: http://instagram.com/bbcnews

Which birth control is the most environmentally friendly?

Which birth control is right for me... and the environment? Picking your uterus protector according to how good it is for the planet is a surprisingly complicated conundrum! Umbra helps you break with the latest question. NOTE: We’re only covering non-surgical, reversible forms of contraception here! For more info here's some super helpful resources! On effectiveness over time: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/09/14/sunday-review/unplanned-pregnancies.html This neat Bedsider chart on different methods: https://www.bedsider.org/methods A video about Eve getting her IUD: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bDCLGsvM8Ks

$150 bike camper: DIY micro mobile home (downloadable plans)

Paul Elkins fell for micro-camping in 2002 when he toured the country in his cabover “stealth camper”. Sure he could make something more affordable, this year he began building a nomadic micro-shelter based on the Airstream design. [Downloadable plans: http://www.elkinsdiy.com/plans/ ] Using 4 recycled fluted-plastic campaign signs from a recent election, a $20 secondhand bike, 6 pine boards ($1 at Home Depot), screws, Duct tape and zip ties, he built his latest micro mobile shelter for only $150. Calling it a “micro Airstream bike camper”, it’s a 60-pound “home away from home”, complete with butane stove, bread-pan sink, counter, food storage shelving,...

Family Living Off Grid in Camper Trailer & Tree House Style Studio

Jeff McIntyre and his family spend as much time as they can living in the 1920's style, off-grid camp they created on a 400 acre piece of land that includes 2 private lakes. This mini documentary tours their "cookie" which is a treehouse-style artist studio that doubles as a cookhouse. They use solar powered studio lights and a propane lamp for lighting, a wood stove for heat and stovetop cooking, and a propane oven for baking. The family converted an old trailer by gutting the inside and re-purposing it as a master bedroom complete with wood-panneled walls, a queen-sized bed and...

I Live In My Car • Dear BuzzFeed

Hi, my name is Chris Sawey, and 1 year ago I made the choice to live out of my Toyota Prius. This is that adventure. The correct email to submit your story to is dearbuzzfeed@buzzfeed.com. We can't wait to hear from you and share your story! Check out more awesome BuzzFeedYellow videos! http://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedyellow MUSIC Dreamathon Visionary Licensed via Warner Chappell Production Music Inc. Made by BFMP www.buzzfeed.com/videoteam + Chris Sawey https://chrissawey.wordpress.com/ STILLS+VIDEO Provided by Chris Sawey GET MORE BUZZFEED www.buzzfeed.com/videoteam www.facebook.com/buzzfeedvideo www.instagram.com/buzzfeedvideo www.buzzfeed.com/video www.youtube.com/buzzfeedvideo www.youtube.com/buzzfeedyellow www.youtube.com/buzzfeedblue www.youtube.com/buzzfeedviolet BUZZFEED YELLOW More fun, inspiring, interesting videos from the BuzzFeed crew. New videos posted daily! Subscribe for more BuzzFeedYellow! http://bit.ly/YTbuzzfeedyellow

10 UGLY TRUTHS About Full Time RV Living (& Tiny Houses)

Support us on Patreon: http://bit.ly/2tdla40 Upgraded RV LED bulbs: http://amzn.to/2kFL2AO Watch PureLIvingforLife from the beginning! http://bit.ly/PLFLbeginning We’ve been living full time in a travel trailer for 16 months now and let us tell you… there are some UGLY TRUTHS to such activity. We didn’t think it’d be all rainbows and unicorns, but there are certainly some unexpected cons that are quite strong. We hope to share some of these in this video not to scare you, just to shed light on what it’s like to live in an RV full-time for a prolonged period of time! In the end… we do it because...

I Was There: Hurricane Katrina: Superdome Survivor | History

When Hurricane Katrina forced New Orleans poet Shelton Alexander to evacuate his home, he took his truck and video camera to the Superdome. He escaped the chaotic shelter a few days later with a truckload of people and video documentation of history. Check out exclusive HISTORY content: Website - http://www.history.com?cmpid=Social_YouTube_HistHome Twitter - https://twitter.com/history/posts Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/History HISTORY®, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network’s all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event...

City Living In A Pop Top Camper

This little pop-top camper might not look like much from the outside, but for 22 year old Lily Kemp it's home. For her it means freedom and provides an escape from the rent trap. With prices in Auckland City (New Zealand) going through the roof Lily spent just $1500 to buy and do up an old pop-top camper that she now lives in for a fraction of her previous rent. Best of all, she still gets to enjoy all the benefits of central city living. She now has a space that she can truly call her own, decorate however she...

Priced out: L.A.'s hidden homeless

Los Angeles is in the midst of the worst homeless crisis the city has ever seen, driven by rising rents, stagnant wages and an affordable housing shortage. CBSN Originals' Adam Yamaguchi meets a single mother living in her car with her teenage daughter, just one example of L.A.'s hidden homeless population that is steadily growing as longtime residents are priced out of their homes — with nowhere else to go. Watch all CBSN Originals Documentaries at https://www.cbsnews.com/cbsn-originals or download the CBS News App

Couple Sells San Francisco House to Live in a Tiny Teardrop Camper Trailer

Valerie & Jessi from Happy Camper Wives are a lesbian couple exploring long term travel while living full-time in a tiny T@b Teardrop Trailer home. Check out their YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6szwuLurTE2l-6wvUS-MDA They sold their house in San Francisco, downsized their stuff and became minimalist nomads just over four months ago. At first they thought they'd travel for a year in the tiny teardrop trailer and then maybe move to Florida. But after four months, they've realized they love this lifestyle and want to continue the adventure in Europe and New Zealand once they've conquered North America. Jessi finds work...

10 Oldest Technologies Scientists Still Can’t Explain

10 Oldest Technologies Scientists Still Can’t Explain ► Subscribe: https://goo.gl/vHN6qB For copyright matters please contact us at: miniminter1992.29@gmail.com Have you ever wondered what could things could lie below the surface of the ground or oceans in remote and ancient places? Some very strange things have been discovered that have led to incredible surprises from the past including ancient civilizations that possessed some very advanced technology. And after seeing some incredible ancient marvels of architecture and engineering, some are wondering where the technology came from. So grab your passport, and get ready to go on an adventure to see some incredible things! Qanats of Gonabad...

Minimalist Couple Living in a Tiny Camper Trailer That Cost Only $1,800 - RV Life

Kathleen and Greg from Tiny House, Tiny Footprint (http://www.tinyhousetinyfootprint.com) decided to downsize their lives from a downtown apartment in Denver, Colorado to a 140 square foot camper trailer / mobile home. For the first year of their tiny house experiment, the 1969 camper trailer was parked in a friend’s backyard until they bought a piece of land where they could park the trailer and grow their own food. The couple’s inspiration to adopt a minimalist lifestyle and move into a small space was multifaceted: they wanted to have a smaller environmental footprint, spend less money, have more time for outdoor adventures,...

The city wants to evict them from their mobile homes. But they're fighting back. | Eviction Notice

You can't fight city hall. Or can you? Residents of a beleaguered mobile home park are about to find out. The City of Calgary has served them with an eviction notice, but some refuse to leave. #CBCShortDocs • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • • Midfield Mobile Home Park is in a prime Calgary location, a 17-acre inner-city site located at the one of the...

RV Living - Pros and Cons

After living in my RV motorhome for almost a year, I'd like to share some of my experiences on what I've found to be the pros and cons or challenges and benefits to RV living. SHIRTS & MERCH: https://bit.ly/2LQERGg DON'T FORGET PROPANE: https://amzn.to/2Rw6cT2 RV SUPPLIES: https://www.pippenings.com/rv-supplies/ JOIN ESCAPEES: https://bit.ly/2StQpl7 RV FORUM DISCUSSIONS: https://bit.ly/2R8NWQn PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/pippenings

Trouble Behind - The Corbin, Kentucky Documentary (1991)

The 1991 documentary about Corbin, Kentucky's dark racist history. The quote at the beginning was added by me. I feel that it's important.

Is 5G Safe?

You are being exposed to radiation right now. It’s coming at you from both space and the soil. From water and food. Your body itself is radioactive. And you’re being exposed to microwaves and radio waves, both natural and human-made. WiFi. TV. Radio stations. Cellphones. 3G, 4G and now, 5G. 5G is just getting started. Qualcomm, Samsung, Verizon, LG, Sprint — all these companies and more are right now working to build out the 5G ecosystem. But there is a spreading fear that 5G will cause cancer. Here's why scientific consensus says 5G is safe and will not harm humans. »...

What Happens When You Survive An Overload In 46G

Subscribe ► http://goo.gl/WPKt5w The human body is incredibly resilient. It can withstand impacts that would dent steel, and will continually try to find ways to survive and heal even when subjected to huge physical trauma, and extreme pressure. What happens when you push that resilience to the outer limit, though? What happens when you expose your body to the raw power of a 46 G force? For all questions contact us at: amazingstockchannel@gmail.com

How to feed the world, explained in 2.5 minutes

Grist food writer Nathanael Johnson unpacks and summarizes a half year of research in a neatly packaged 2.5 minute video. If this piqued your interest, check out the rest of his writing here: grist.org/series/hungry-hungry-humans Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/QTLF/