If you followed my blog at all in 2015 and 2016, you’d see that I wrote a lot about politics. I supported and volunteered for Bernie Sanders. I ultimately supported Hillary in the General Election. While Bernie Sanders is running again, I’ve decided to throw my support behind Andrew Yang after reviewing the candidates.Who is Andrew Yang? Most Americans probably have … [Read more...] about Why I’m Supporting Andrew Yang For President
Prison profiteers who makes money from mass incarceration
by Lylla Younes in News on May 2, 2018 2:57 pm Siobhan sits on a couch in the three-quarter house where she lives in Jamaica, Queens. (Clarissa Sosin / Gothamist) When Siobhan lost her job and apartment, she began struggling with depression and alcohol abuse. “Siobhan” is not her real name—she asked to remain anonymous because many people in her life … [Read more...] about What Happens When The ‘Necessary Evil’ Preventing Homelessness Falls Apart?