The Times podcast: Homeless prisoners of the suburban dream


A new podcast series from KPCC and LAist Studios called “Imperfect Paradise: Home Is Life” zeroes in on the battles over homelessness in suburban communities. Today, we air Episode 2 of this three-part series, which focuses on an effort in 2018 to build housing for unhoused people in the Orange County city of Fullerton.

Host: KPCC reporter Jill Replogle

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