Behind the Bars | When Reading Emails, Cave Pastorem!

Behind the Bars | When Reading Emails, Cave Pastorem!

My vision for my “Beyond the Bars” columns was to write about faithful responses to a very broken criminal justice system. Yet, a funny thing happened on the way to the forum last week, and this seems like a good venue to discuss it. A pastor called me; he was very...

What Can Repair Our Broken Criminal Justice System?

The criminal justice chapter of my life, now well into its sixth year, stretches out into a long dark tunnel. The more you learn, the fewer solutions you have to address the social degradation that follows the warehousing of disposable citizens of these United States....