Tourists In San Francisco Shocked By Crime, Garbage Filled Streets, Homelessness

San Francisco used to be a city America was proud of but years of progressive rule have taken a toll. Tourists to the city are shocked by its condition along with rising crime and homelessness.

The San Francisco Gate reports:

‘Am I in the bad part of town?’ Tourists shocked by what they see on San Francisco streets

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It’s something many San Franciscans see on a daily basis, outside their homes or offices and during their commutes. For better or for worse, locals are used to walking by crime scenes, have seen open injection drug use, and have witnessed mental health episodes firsthand.

But when a tourist lands at SFO, guidebook in hand, that reality can be shocking.

“Is this normal or am I in a ‘bad part of town?’ Just walked past numerous homeless off their faces, screaming and running all over the sidewalk near Twitter HQ and then a murder scene. Wife is scared to leave hotel now,” wrote an Australian Reddit user Wednesday…

“The streets are filthy. There’s trash everywhere. It’s disgusting,” Joe D’Alessandro, president of S.F. Travel told the Chronicle’s Heather Knight in April. “I’ve never seen any other city like this — the homelessness, dirty streets, drug use on the streets, smash-and-grabs.”

Is this the future progressives see for the rest of America? No thanks.

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