A resolution for 2018: reform our criminal injustice system

Criminal Justice

Summary: John Pfaff's Locked In describes our broken criminal justice system, its myths and secrets -- and why reforms consistently fail. It is one of the most important books of the year. Let's hope America pays attention.   A review of an important book. Locked In. The True Causes of Mass Incarceration — and How to … Continue reading A resolution for 2018: reform our criminal injustice system

Harsh truths about mass incarceration in America

Justice lying down

Summary: Here is a different -- and disturbing -- perspective on the strange US criminal justice system, unlike the "standard version" that dominate the news media. We can't fix what we don't understand.   Excerpt from "More Justice, Less Crime." By Joseph M. Bessette. In the Claremont Review of Books, Summer 2017. Visuals added.   … Continue reading Harsh truths about mass incarceration in America

Feminist revolutionaries seized control of colleges. Now come the tribunals…

Execution of Danton

Summary: Leftist have taken control of America's universities and begun programs to change their culture. Here is a report from one front of the revolution, where feminists attack other feminists for insufficient adherence to the new rules. “Like Saturn, the Revolution devours its children." --- From an essay by Jacques Mallet du Pan (1793). Execution … Continue reading Feminist revolutionaries seized control of colleges. Now come the tribunals…

Why You Can’t Get Your Day in Court (it’s a New America)

Summary: America's courts have decayed to a feudal-like system of High, Middle, and Low justice for the rich, middle class, and poor. Federal Judge Jed Radoff discusses this how courts work in this New America. It an example of the Republic's decreasingly ability to serve us. During the next four years the Republican Party will … Continue reading Why You Can’t Get Your Day in Court (it’s a New America)