Since breaking news about our county jail’s record-breaking number of suicides (and efforts to implement more humane justice measures), we’ve been able to put together some reasons behind these failures. It seems now the state wants to compound the hurt by cutting 200 mental-health beds. You can find my reaction post at: ‘no new taxes’ mantra leads to more homelessness, mental illness, jail deaths.
Still, i haven’t let go the sustainability rudder completely (and plan to return to it soon).
Some recent blog posts include: