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...
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...
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...