I was never a Democrat until July 2018 and that’s only because there is a Democratic Progressive Caucus within the Democratic party in Florida. I think that’s what’s needed to repair the USA ultimately, but Florida in particular right now.
Love all that you said. I will issue you a challenge. I’m voting for Andrew Gillum for Gov of Florida. His plans for criminal justice reform, he instituted some of as Mayor of Tallahasee.
I’m definitely progressive in my thinking and yet to my “white ears”, I REALLY had to read through and think about this a few times to fully comprehend it. I finally agreed with it but it took a shift in my thinking that I didn’t know was there.
These are some actual solutions and they may be surprising. I’m also behind it 100% once I really thought it through.
See how you do.
It removes the “Felony” question from employment forms.
That’s been there my whole life yet since I never committed a felony, it didn’t pertain to me. I assumed there was good logic behind it, and never questioned it.
This forced me to question it, and it was an eye opener.