Digital Jail: How Electronic Monitoring Drives Defendants Into Debt Ankle bracelets are promoted as a humane alternative to jail. But private companies charge defendants hundreds of dollars a month to wear the surveillance devices. If people can’t pay, they may end up behind bars. This is a HUGE nationwide problem – kra

Posted by on Jul 11, 2019 in Featured, Other Issues, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs | 0 comments

Whether state operated, or implemented by the predatory private prison companies that have entered this arena, this is a huge, nationwide problem. Huge. The private prison companies are very clever at enhancing their blood-sucking revenue, and Courts – judges – have been all too willing to go along.  There are many issues involved here: racism, the problem of having  judges elected, instead of appointed, in many states, “sex...

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GREETING TO NEW INTERNET CONNECTIONS! Information everyone should know! – kra

Posted by on Jul 8, 2019 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Police Brutality, Prison Abuse, Take Action Now!, Videos, War on Drugs | 0 comments

This is what I send to most (I don’t have time to get it to all of them) new internet connections, on MeWe, LinkedIn, etc.  Greetings: Thanks for connecting. You may want to subscribe to our weekly eNewsletter. Check out our website, loaded with useful (Enter “Practical Tip” in search bar!) and important information you will not see elsewhere! Should you or any of your connections ever have any questions about any of these articles or...

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Poll: 63 Percent of Adults Support “Legalizing Marijuana on a National Level”

Posted by on Jun 30, 2019 in Featured, War on Drugs |

So I say: Quit the idiocy and legalize it!                                            The Article: More than six in ten US adults believe that the personal use of cannabis ought to be legal in every state in the country, according to nationwide polling data compiled by Survey Monkey and the news portal Axios. Sixty-three percent of...

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Drug Addiction Isn’t a Crime—We Just Treat it Like One A new film proves that there is an alternative, and that it works.

Posted by on Apr 15, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, War on Drugs |

Ken’s Comments:   They see the folly of the war on drugs. The video confirms what I have said for years: “For many in reentry and recovery, it makes a huge difference to know that someone cares whether they succeed”! It also confirms that prison treatment programs do NOT work! READ this: The Power of Advertising – Win the “War on Drugs”...

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Cops Killed 100 Times More Americans Than Terrorists Did in 2017 – Bet you didn’t know that! kra

Posted by on Apr 15, 2018 in Featured, Other Issues, Police Brutality, War on Drugs |

Ken’s Comments;   When I post facts like these, I must remind you that most cops are good cops. Nevertheless, this statistic is pretty horrifying. “They are fighting a war on drugs and engage citizens in paramilitary conflict on a daily basis. And the number of citizen casualties in this war is much higher than in the war on terror. That says a lot about our national priorities.” I would substitute the word...

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Why Jail is No Place for the Mentally Troubled – Don’t I Know It! kra

Posted by on Apr 11, 2018 in Featured, Mental Illness, Other Issues, Police Brutality, Prison Abuse, War on Drugs |

Ken’s Comments:   This rather lengthy article is in the form of an interview of Alisa Roth, about her new book, “Insane: America’s Criminal Treatment of Mental Illness”. It is excellent. As many of you know, the neglect of the mentally ill in America is an absolute disgrace and costs us about $444 BILLION dollars every year! See related articles on this website. During my five years in prison I SAW that mental health treatment...

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