Why can’t it be illegal for homeless bums to bother people for money?

If a complete stranger bothers you at the bus stop or a homeless person approaches you for money or if a complete stranger asks you for money in public, that isn’t considered harassment and it is taken seriously. Why is that? I think it should be illegal. In fact I usually catch the bus at a bus stop and some weird... show more If a complete stranger bothers you at the bus stop or a homeless person approaches you for money or if a complete stranger asks you for money in public, that isn’t considered harassment and it is taken seriously. Why is that? I think it should be illegal. In fact I usually catch the bus at a bus stop and some weird bums walking by there in town ask me for money and I tell them no but they still ask. Why can’t this be against the law? Shouldn’t it be against the law to even make conversation with a stranger in the first place when it isn’t important?
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