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• Alcoholic? Amsterdam pays workers with beer

Alcoholic? Amsterdam pays workers with beer

No, you didn’t read that headline incorrectly. A mostly government-funded program in Amsterdam pays alcoholics who clean street litter with beer. It’s all part of the Rainbow Foundation, a program started last year to help give alcoholics, homeless and drug addicts a fresh start. “I’m not proud of being an alcoholic, but I am proud to […]