Contact is important

Well, I have finally received a letter from my incarcerated son. It’s has been two years since we have communicated. He had sadly announced that he was giving up on his family. After all, we had let him sit in jail in another state.  By not putting up a property Read more…

New Prison Bill passing

Friends, The Senate is taking up the package of sham “tougher on crime” legislation for a full vote today, and they have said they will pass them.  These bills stand in direct opposition to the overwhelming evidence that the so-called tough on crime policies fail to improve public safety and Read more…

Thinking out louD.

Life’s question and thinking out loud. Recently reading an article, written in the National Institute of Justice. I wonder why this information, does not run like a public health issue. In the early 20th century, Clifford Shaw and Henry McKay mapped thousands of incidents of juvenile delinquency and analyzed the Read more…