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June 2013

500 DEATHS AND COUNTING

500 DEATHS AND COUNTING One would think that by this time Texans would have the stench of death reeking in their nostrils to such an extent that they would be repulsed by the actions which the government takes in their name. Nevertheless the march into…

AN OPEN LETTER TO THE GOVERNMENT OF IRAN:

What’s on your mind?   AN OPEN LETTER TO THE GOVERNMENT OF IRAN: Like all world governments your own rule of power is based upon a conception of law. You enforce these laws to establish a reign of justice and to create a safe society…

DID YOU KNOW?

DID YOU KNOW: That there are an estimated 90 million family members, spouses, children and friends of current or formerly incarcerated offenders living in communities across America? These individuals and families live quietly, shamefully and suffer the continuing pain of being excluded from society just…

MORAL HEALTH

The absence of something dreadful does not define the presence of health. Given that premise, the absence of personal wickedness, the rejection of perversion and the appearance of freedom from evil, do not constitute good moral health. When the human masks come off or even…

IF

If incarceration, the crown jewel of the criminal justice system is such an effective tool in the arsenal of justice, why wasn’t Richard Nixon prosecuted and sent to prison for his crimes. Was his offenses less destructive or was he given special privileges? If he…

SOCIAL RECONSTRUCTION

In the aftermath of the American civil war our nation’s leaders recognized that a serious effort had to be put into motion to heal the wounds of this nation. Their efforts were not just focused upon rebuilding the South, but extended throughout the country in…

YOU DON’T KNOW

Looking from the outside you have no idea of the impact on family life that comes with an addiction and involvement in the criminal justice system. As a child comes home crying about being tormented about having a father in prison, the remaining parent is…