Mindful Mondays, debtor’s prisons, and Adulting for all

This is why we need free on-going legal & financial pro-bono education (aka Adulting Education), and fully inclusive for all of us:

-(Thank you, Maryland Consumer Rights Coalition…)

“…t​hose who can afford to pay a bail or bond do not go to jail, while those who can’t afford to pay remain in jail.​​The practice creates a vicious cycle of poverty wherein the individual cannot work because they are jailed. They may lose their job, which, of course, makes it far more difficult to repay a debt. Jailing someone for a debt serves no constructive purpose: the individual is not violent, nor are they a danger to the community.”

I’m still working up the full post on this issue based on this article, but I think a teaser is not terrible, here.

Action Items:

1.) Search for the laws on Body Attachments in your state.

2.) Share them with us in the comments, here, please.

Dear Readers, ideas on learning, especially multiple #LanguageLearning, on-going education and empathy-building, to #EndPoverty, #EndHomelessness,  #EndMoneyBail & achieve freedom for All HumanKind

Support our key #PublicDomainInfrastructure  & #StopSmoking for CCOVID-19:
1. #PublicLibraries,
2. #ProBono legal aid and Education,
3. #UniversalHealthCare, and
4. good #publictransport
Read, Write -one can add Stayed on Freedom’s Call via this GR button:

Yassas,   γεια σας!    Salût !  Nos vemos!  Görüşürüz!     ! שָׁלוֹם

ShiraDest

December, 2020 CE = December 12020 HE

(The previous lesson 2/67 published since this post, and the most recent lesson 3/67…)

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