An October to remember and learn from

During the month of October, Dr. Tara J. Palmatier presented a daily series of men’s stories, personal accounts of those who suffered abuses at the hands of sick women and the system that served their abusive ways. Paul Elam reflects back on that month, makes some observations and an appeal.

The Trouble Box

In the American “justice system” the accused frequently find themselves offered a “plea bargain”–plead guilty to a lesser crime, in exchange for a lighter sentence. The deal often sounds good at the time. Until you realize the price will include interest over time that you can never repay.