What’s going onIt’s been a hell of a year and more, and most of us can’t wait to get back to normal. But normal isn’t good enough.Policing is still unregulated, unreformed, and outright militarized. There is still no justice for Tamir Rice. Cleveland remains largely segregated.Opportunities for housing, jobs, and education are still meager and […]
County Council claims it’s “working on” the problem and “needs more time.” A coalition led by Black Lives Matter has gotten ahead of the curve and presented this simple six-point solution. Bring all the Cuyahoga County jails into compliance with the “Minimum Standards for Jails in Ohio.” Provide full access to healthcare services. Carry out […]
Some people are blaming the county charter system for the corruption and abuse at the Cuyahoga County jail. They’re wrong. The old three-commissioner system would be even worse.
When you put people in a cage, you become responsible for them. Budish is dodging responsibility and hoping we will go away.