Action Items for Those at a Loss, Part 2

As a new year approaches, people continue to ask what actions they can take to improve the lot of the world. Locally, a sea of community faces come together time and time again, but feel like they’re in some sort of limbo, no matter how much they want to help. This is […] via Action ItemsContinue reading “Action Items for Those at a Loss, Part 2”

The Northwest’s for-profit prison for immigrants, explained

By Drew Atkins and Kelsey Hamlin Late last month, the Department of Justice announced it’s cutting ties with the private prison industry. In the coming years, the department will take control of the 14 federal prisons currently managed through contracts with private companies, none located in the Pacific Northwest. But a subsequent announcement has regional implications:Continue reading “The Northwest’s for-profit prison for immigrants, explained”