Striker Solidarity: Carlos’ Story

I previously posted my support of the hunger strikers. Their demands seem pretty basic to me and noncontroversial. Wow, was I naïve. This dude’s article – in addition to the SacBees pathetic editorial—shocked me to my core.  I understand that there are some scary dudes and shot callers in prison.  Maybe said shot callers needContinue reading “Striker Solidarity: Carlos’ Story”

Hunger Strike: My Letter to the Editor

It is no secret that JJC was born and raised in sacratomato california. JJC hearts all things sacramento, from the state fair, to the diversity (most diverse city in the country) and the trees (city with the most trees in the world). In fact, I have been sporting a Sacramento sweatshirt for the last 12Continue reading “Hunger Strike: My Letter to the Editor”

Holder Proposes Changes In Criminal Justice System: Why I don’t buy it

So Eric Holder apparently released this statement prior to a speech he is to give at the ABA conference in SF on 8/12 at 10AM: “I have mandated a modification of the Justice Department’s charging policies so that certain low-level, nonviolent drug offenders who have no ties to large-scale organizations, gangs, or cartels, will noContinue reading “Holder Proposes Changes In Criminal Justice System: Why I don’t buy it”

Where do you send a 7th grader who kills his abusive father? Amazing story on buzzfeed

great story on buzzfeed about the kid who killed his kkk dad who was physically abusing him after the kid saw a tv show where a kid did something similar and didn’t get in trouble. The kid will be locked up for 10 years. The judge must decide whether to send him to cya akaContinue reading “Where do you send a 7th grader who kills his abusive father? Amazing story on buzzfeed”