image of and Alcatraz escape cell by Derek Key.
Why the mentally ill end up in jails and prisons
From this Episode:
State of migrant family reunification efforts nationally and in LA
On Monday, a federal judge in Washington said the government must release or hold hearings for more than 1000 asylum seekers currently in detention. These aren’t families...
15 min, 9 sec
EPA chief asked staffers to find his wife a job and get him out of a housing penalty
New details are out on how EPA chief Scott Pruitt spends money and assigns work to his staffers. He asked multiple people to help find a job that pays $200,000/year for his...
8 min, 36 sec
Why so many people with mental illness end up behind bars
The Los Angeles County Jail is the largest psychiatric ward in America. About a quarter of the men imprisoned in LA and nearly half of the women need some form of mental...
15 min, 24 sec