I work with the Incarcerated Citizens of Johnson County and I have a keen interest in justice reform and finding solutions to the problems of mass incarceration. I recommend to everyone the book, A Framework for Understanding Poverty by Ruby Payne.
"This immediately reminded me of Roxanne Gay's Hunger. It is a difficult read and several scenes have burned into my mind with such fierce sadness that I will never forget them. Generational poverty, racism and addiction are the themes. If you l..."