(407) Sign of the times: your holiday blues killer right here

Sign of the Times is the recent project of a New York City artist/activist named Andres Serrano.  Mr. Serrano went around the Big Apple asking to purchase the cardboard signs used by people begging in the street.  The result is this: a rather profound short movie.

The point is that any approach to poverty worth anything requires creativity and respect.

I Bought Signs Homeless People Use to Beg—Here’s What Happened. 200 signs told the story of poverty in America and in the worldAlterNet

image: via YouTube