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Amsterdam employs alcoholics as street cleaners and pays them in beer

Amsterdam has launched a government-funded program which uses chronic alcoholics as street cleaners – and pays them in beer. The project, organised by the Rainbow Foundation charity and paid for by Dutch state subsidies and donations, rounds up alcoholics who have been “causing a nuisance” in parks and puts them to work.  More…

Posted by at November 21, 2013
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