Delaware Attorney General sues USPS over changes – With Letter to Editor – 8/19/20 kra

Posted by on Aug 19, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Uncategorized |

Go, Kathy, GO! I have known  AG Kathy Jennings for decades, and she is doing a fine job! Excerpts from the Article: Delaware’s Attorney General announced she is suing the U.S. Postal Service to stop changes she says may suppress the vote this fall.  The suit Delaware and several other states are filing alleges the Postal Service skipped a regulatory step in instituting recent changes to employee overtime and equipment and is infringing on...

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Are Delaware inmates safe from COVID? – Hell NO! With Letter to the Editor – kra – PUBLISHED on 8/12/20 AND on 8/22/20!

Posted by on Jul 26, 2020 in Uncategorized |

I get calls, letters, and emails from inmates and their loved ones every day. And several times a month I speak with a couple of guard s who know me well, but cannot talk on the record for fear of retaliation by D O C. Anyone who knows what really is going on inside our prisons knows that the resounding answer to the question is: Hell NO! I remind readers, again, that one cannot believe statements by D O C personnel. READ Culture of Cover UP –...

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Prosecutors charge 3 more officers in George Floyd’s death – But – kra

Posted by on Jun 5, 2020 in Featured, Other Issues, Police Brutality, Uncategorized |

Finally, all four are charged, but we must follow up through sentencing  … no “slap on the wrist” for these bad cops. I predict that this will not end the protests, as the abuse has gone on far too long! There needs to be systematic change. Excerpts from the Article: Prosecutors charged three more police officers Wednesday in the death of George Floyd and filed a new, tougher charge against the officer at the center of the...

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California Prisons Cannot Hire Psychiatrists! $300,000 a year isn’t enough to persuade psychiatrists to work at California prisons

Posted by on Mar 12, 2020 in Featured, Mental Illness, Prison Abuse, Uncategorized |

Mental Health care in prisons is even worse than the general health care, which is atrocious! Now we see that CA cannot hire psychiatrists! Excerpts from the Article: A 24 percent pay bump offered three years ago failed to convince enough psychiatrists to go to work in California’s prisons, where inmate suicides reached record highs last year, according to prison and union officials. Lawmakers and unions agree the record 38 suicides recorded...

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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR AAA misguided on marijuana – PUBLISHED! – kra

Posted by on Feb 2, 2020 in Uncategorized |

Letter to the Editor – The AAA is Misguided on Marijuana! – 2/2/20  PUBLISHED at the top of page A5 of The Delaware State News of 2/15/20. Letter to the Editor: AAA misguided on marijuana   While Mr. Grant and AAA are well-intentioned, I respectfully suggest that their position on Marijuana legalization is the wrong one (See Commentary: AAA concerned about marijuana’s effect on driving ). First, they are mistaken to say...

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Pennsylvania police captain chosen as new Dover chief – We Wish Him Well – kra

Posted by on Jan 14, 2020 in Uncategorized |

We have been blessed to have had several good police Chiefs in my hometown.  This fellow looks good too …. time will tell. I shall meet with him next month just to introduce myself and wish him well. Excerpts from the Article: Late Monday night, Dover city officials finalized the selection of Upper Darby (Pa.) Police Department Capt. Thomas A. Johnson Jr. as its next police chief. Mayor Robin R. Christiansen provided a presentation of...

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