Here’s a very sobering report that indicates “Jails Have Become Warehouses for the Poor, Ill and Addicted”. Several years ago I heard a doctor say that the largest mental health institution in Texas was the Dallas County jail. Violent crime is down but jail admissions are up? Something’s not quite right!
There is also those in the medical profession who theorize that many mentally ill people use alcohol and illegal drugs to “self-medicate”, which most of the time are failed attempts to deal with their condition or illness.
I found a well written article on LinkedIn about the difference in attitudes when a woman speaks versus a man. I never fully realized why women in meetings tended to remain silent, now I understand. Reality is not always fair or right.
When I see the President asking Congress for authorization to fight ISIS, I find myself wondering which side of the conflict he will be aiding. So far, it looks as though he’s done more to support terrorist organizations than those fighting them. How very sad I have reason to question his motives and loyalty.
Tell me what will happen if Russia is able to prove the World Trade Center was a controlled demolition after the planes hit the building and the US government was involved? It will be interesting to see if Obama and Congress proceed with arming the Ukraine. I’m sure Russia has amassed a few US secrets that could create chaos.
Dennis Prager gives a great explanation of the Middle East conflict, “One side wants the other side dead.”
‘He goes on to ask 2 critical questions: “If Israel put down their arms and declared ‘we will fight no more’ what would happen? There would be immediate destruction of the State of Israel and mass murder of its Jewish population.”
“If Arab countries put down their arms and declared ‘we will fight no more’ what would happen? There would be peace the next day.”’
He also gives a short history lesson on Israel’s conflict with Palestine states. Worth 7 minutes! Viral Buzz