Opioid report ‘a road map’ to combat crisis

Posted by on May 17, 2018 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, War on Drugs | Comments

Ken’s Comments: Progress is slow, but it is coming. ADDICTS NEED TREATMENT, NOT PRISON!  Sheeeeit, I have been saying that for 6 years now, and people finally are listening. READ Crime Prevention Bill , which I sent to all Delaware lawmakers, and others, six years ago! Crime Prevention Bill   Excerpts from the Article:   For the many Delawareans who have become all too familiar with the state’s substance abuse and mental health...

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Florida prisons cut programs to cover $28 million deficit To make up the shortfall, state officials plan on cutting substance abuse and mental health treatment programs.

Posted by on May 10, 2018 in Backgress - Sessions, Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   A really stupid move. ALL studies show that education is the best way to reduce recidivism = reduce crime! Our idiot politicians want to spend tens of thousands of dollars a year keeping people locked up with mandatory minimum sentences [which do NOT reduce crime!] while cutting funds for what really works! it’s all part of the “tough on crime” failed bullshit policies of the past.    ...

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Private Prison Forced to Produce Solitary Confinement Records

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | Comments

Ken’s Comments: Good for The Roderick and Solange Mac­Arthur Justice Center! When prison officials did what they love to do: stall, delay, ignore, stonewall … they forced them to provide the information! Just read a few articles under “prison abuse” to realize that, “any way you slice it”, private prisons are an abomination.   Excerpts from the Article:   The Roderick and Solange Mac­Arthur Justice...

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REPORT: The 3,100 Companies That Are Invested in Mass Criminalization – Excellent on Private Prisons and all who Profit from our Screwed Up System – kra

Posted by on May 4, 2018 in Backgress - Sessions, Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   This 103 page report is thorough indeed. There are enough horrendous facts and figures in it for thousands of Letters to the Editor about how bad the out-of-control mass incarceration system has become! When I say that for every 1 person arrested, 29 benefit financially [most of whom are helping nobody in a positive way!], now you can see how! The study, done by The Corrections Accountability Project [(CAP) at the...

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Louisiana Prison Officials Sued for Trying to Block Investigation into Abuse of Disabled Prisoners – YOU should be raising a ruckus about this! kra

Posted by on Apr 28, 2018 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Prison Abuse | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   When will America awaken to the deep and serious harm caused by out of control prison officials?! READ Prison Abuse – Why Massive Indifference is a Massive Mistake    http://www.citizensforcriminaljustice.net/prison-abuse-massive-indifference-massive-mistake/  This is what they do routinely: try to block the truth from getting out! This article confirms what I saw many times: criminal outrageous retaliation by...

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Massive manhunt for Waffle House shooting suspect

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Videos | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   This is another tragic reminder that the neglect of the mentally ill costs us untold heartache and $444 Billion – yes, $444 Billion! –  a year! They will catch this guy soon; he won’t elude the law for months, like Eric Rudolph, the Olympic Bomber. Without the intervention of modest James Shaw Jr., many more would have died. GB James Shaw Jr.   Excerpts from the Article: A massive manhunt is...

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