Joe Biden Spearheaded the War on Drugs and the Infamous ‘Crime Bill’

Joe Biden Spearheaded the War on Drugs and the Infamous ‘Crime Bill’

Joe Biden drafted the 1994 Crime Bill that imposed mandatory minimums, created tough new criminal sentences, incentivized states to build new prisons, and instituted the death penalty for nearly 60 more crimes. Continue reading Joe Biden Spearheaded the War on Drugs and the Infamous ‘Crime Bill’

The Scapegoating of James Holmes: A Political Prisoner

This is the untold story; the story of systemic problems in treating, managing, and sentencing those with mental illness. The story of pharmaceutical drugs that can have serious, life-threatening risks. The story of unscrupulous prosecutors who exploited this tragic mass murder to advance their political careers by pursuing the death penalty. And the story of a media fixated on using this horrific incident to push a gun control agenda. Continue reading The Scapegoating of James Holmes: A Political Prisoner