Safe Consumption Sites Policy

The following are excerpts of what I wrote for mayoral candidate Andrew Grant Houston’s SCS policy: We’ve known for a long time that the War on Drugs is actually a war on Black and Brown people—a costly one that’s been used as a reason to inflate police budgets from up here in Washington state downContinue reading “Safe Consumption Sites Policy”

Seattle and King County Join Forces on Homelessness, but is it Just More of the Same?

Sitting in the two hour-long joint meeting of the King County and Seattle City Councils, listening to them discuss housing and human services for the homeless was, well, nothing new. And perhaps my lack of motivation to write this piece is a testament to that. Nothing substantial was discussed. Nothing was surprising. […] via Seattle andContinue reading “Seattle and King County Join Forces on Homelessness, but is it Just More of the Same?”