Activists dropped the ball on this, after dropping the ball on homeless and police brutality before that… Our side has to stop being triggered by whatever carrot they dangle or ‘it issue’ of the day especially when the ‘it issue’ never involves the most pressing issues in our community. Only those that can be peddled as reforming the system and exploited for budgets, grants or votes.
‘Unconstitutional and inhumane’; Activists, including Ben & Jerry’s ice cream founders, protest St. Louis jail
Could hundreds of accused inmates be released from St Louis’ jails next week? Activists who want to close the jail known as the Workhouse, hope so.