Tag Archives: Mother Jones

THE END OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT / PRIVATE, FOR-PROFIT PRISON COLLUSION!

Aug. 25, 2016  By Jack Jodell.   To its credit, the Obama administration’s Department of Justice announced last week that it was soon ending its reliance on private prisons to house federal inmates. As one who has opposed private, for-profit … Continue reading

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MASS SHOOTINGS DATABASE 1982 – PRESENT!

July 20, 2015  By Jack Jodell. For a long time, I and many other gun violence opponents have decried the ease by which mentally unstable individuals can buy guns (especially the semi-automatic variety) and use them to kill innocent people. … Continue reading

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YEAR-END MUSINGS, 2012

December 29, 2012  By Jack Jodell As I begin this post, the country remains in a tight political gridlock and apparently will plunge headlong over a somber fiscal cliff. Tea Party-infested reactionary Republicans absolutely refuse to raise anybody’s taxes, especially those of … Continue reading

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