Sometimes Amazing Things Happen
Dr. Elizabeth Ford talked about her book Sometimes Amazing Things Happen: Heartbreak and Hope on the Bellevue Hospital Psychiatric Prison Ward, in which she discusses her work in mental health caring for the inmates in New York City jails. In her book, she examines the intersection of mental health and the criminal justice system. close
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Journalist Alisa Roth reported that nearly half the people in U.S. jails and prisons have a psychiatric disorder.
Former Georgia House Democratic Leader and gubernatorial candidate, Stacey Abrams, offered her thoughts on leadership.
Ghosts in the Schoolyard
University of Chicago professor Eve Ewing reported on the Chicago public schools.
Quite Enough of Calvin Trillin: Forty Years of Funny Stuff
Calvin Trillin, staff writer for the New Yorker and the Nation’s “deadline poet,” presented a collection of his essays…