Dear Law Enforcement,
When you decided to pursue a job as a police officer, I wish someone would have told you that you need to be a cop before you’re a bureaucrat.
As you serve those in your community, they need you to remember the pledge you took. You are…
I know how challenging this work can be.
I know sometimes you wonder if you’re “doing it right” — if you’re truly making an impact, or if you’re simply wasting your time.
I know it can be tempting to want or feel the need to “do it all.”
Dear Criminal Justice System,
You have failed us.
The manipulation of the criminal justice system and more to objectify and subjugate is beyond the pale. You, as a fragmented system, ostensibly show the ways you fail to appropriately punish sexual violence. This is truly a man’s world. The archaic laws…
We need to talk.
You guys are getting a bad rap. You are being condensed to the lowest common denominator, suffering the tolerability of low expectancies.
“Boys will be boys.”
It is a small war every day to unearth the parts of you that you have been told…
From the moment your eyes lock with mine, I cringe and you crave. There is an overwhelming fear that shudders through my body — the fear of not knowing what will happen or what is expected of me. I want to crawl out of my skin while you’re trying to…