The Case For An Adolescent Justice System

An essay advocating against the current system of juvenile justice in the United States with a particular emphasis on the State of California. ---- The Constitution of the United States was meant to protect and defend, not to punish. In fact, the Bill of Rights was designed specifically to ensure protection for anyone on American … Continue reading The Case For An Adolescent Justice System

Hispanic unemployment hits record low under Trump

Link -- Hispanic unemployment hits record low under Trump By Shauli Bar-on Last updated Aug 7, 2018   Hispanic unemployment hit a record low at 4.5 percent in the month of July, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This record broke last month’s record of Hispanic unemployment, which was 4.6 percent. According to the … Continue reading Hispanic unemployment hits record low under Trump

Pope Francis amends Catechism: death penalty “inadmissible” in all cases

Link -- Pope Francis amends Catechism: death penalty “inadmissible” in all cases By Shauli Bar-on Last updated Aug 7, 2018   Pope Francis declared on Thursday that the death penalty is an unacceptable punishment for convicted criminals in all cases, changing centuries of precedent in religious interpretations. The notoriously liberal pope said executions were unacceptable … Continue reading Pope Francis amends Catechism: death penalty “inadmissible” in all cases