HOW TO ORGANIZE A PRISON STRIKE Organizers inside and outside of the penitentiary walls are teaming up—and getting creative—to fight for reform.

Posted by on May 11, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Because they are not allowed and are not legally protected, but primarily due to the very real risk of cruel retaliation by prison officials, I do not recommend inmates do this. But YOU can organize demonstrations, and here is a great idea: THE most important Practical Tip! Enforce the Law Inside the Walls! with sample Letter to the Editor. THE most important Practical Tip! Enforce the Law Inside the Walls! with...

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Data Shows Police Brutality in America is Getting Worse — 2018 Could Be the Most Deadly in Years – Killed by Police

Posted by on May 7, 2018 in Featured, Police Brutality, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Why is such cruel criminal conduct by cops not so much in the news? Surely we cannot accept it!    Remember THIS one?! Did you see the video all over the news a day or two ago? Young man down, easily being cuffed by a cop, and another cop rushes in and KICKS HIM IN THE HEAD (apparently angry over the preceding car chase). YOU should write a Letter to the Editor about such things, calling for prosecution of bad cops!...

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America once fought a war against poverty – now it wages a war on the poor – Too True! kra

Posted by on Apr 15, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:    This was sent to me by my friend known online as GellyBean. Thanks, Gelly! In case you have forgotten, there still are tens of millions of Americans who cannot afford healthcare. Note that many of the problems discussed in this article are directly attributable to tRumpists. The “tax cut”? The benefits to individuals were all “smoke and mirrors”, and will be phased OUT in a few years.  ...

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More than 1,000 people avoid jail time, record through Pinellas Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion Program – With Letter to the Editor – kra

Posted by on Apr 7, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   Every county in every state should do this! Many courts have diversion opportunities these days, but they should be greatly enlarged and expanded. It just makes sense!   Excerpts from the Article:   A recent program that helps people committing minor offenses avoid jail time is working by cutting costs at the jail, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. In 2017, Pinellas County avoided...

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The DAs Who Want to Set the Guilty Free – ‘Sentence review units’ would revisit harsh punishments from the past. They GET it. kra

Posted by on Mar 27, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Take Action Now! | Comments

Ken’s Comments:   This was sent by our friend, Kelly Sherell. God Bless these men and women; they see the injustice in sentencing which many others are starting to see. I work every day to set the guilty free [Applications for Clemency/Commutation]! Don’t hold your breath to see inmates released with this new program. It will be extraordinarily difficult to do until legislators pass new laws enabling it, with a standard like...

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My little essay on politics in 2018

Posted by on Mar 22, 2018 in Featured, Take Action Now! | Comments

It is one thing to be a Republican. It is quite another to be a Trump supporter. Republicans have conservative values and advance conservative policies. Trump supporters just go along with whatever that idiot says. Here is why: https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/guest-blog/how-the-science-of-blue-lies-may-explain-trumps-support/  In 2018, we have Democrats, Republicans, and the Nihilists – the Trump supporters. Our current president is...

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