Time to re-think the war on drugs. Too many lives have been destroyed for too little purpose. Our jails are full of people who don’t belong there. We spent years fighting alcohol in this country; we have organized crime to show for our efforts. The war on drugs is no different. It has been thirty-five Read more about Too high a cost – the war on drugs[…]
“The board of trustees disregarded the opinions and feelings of over 80% of the faculty, staff, and students when they decided to select Glenn McConnell as the next president of our college.” via 12 College Of Charleston Students React To Their New President’s Neo-Confederate Ties.
Cindi Ross Scoppe continues the story of ethical governance. One must point out that legality and ethics diverge in South Carolina government. In terms of government corruption, this state has one of the best records in the nation. The reason? Everything is legal. Buying gifts for voters and making donations to popular organizations — in Read more about When A Bribe Is Business As Usual[…]
Adam Beam writes an excellent article on understanding the problems with ethical conduct in South Carolina state government. The rules are conflicting, the regulators often disagree, and there are too many of them. And a lot of money is involved. Critics say South Carolina needs to follow the lead of 26 other states and have Read more about Ethics, Shmethics[…]