Vancouver Shooting and Riots

I’ve had enough. Last month the police were involved in a tragic shooting death and no one rioted. This week we had a death and Portland planned riots to destroy our city. What was the difference? Why didn’t they care last month? Last month the person who was shot was white, this week black. Seems…

Juneteenth Unity Food Drive

Rey Reynolds Hosts Juneteenth Unity Food Drive on June 19th, 2020. Donations accepted from 10am-1pm, 1811 Main St. 98660. Recent events such as Covid-19 shut downs, and protests along with violent riots have caused many who are already food insecure, to be in a dire situation. As I see the incredible aftermath of these horrible…

Does Early Prisoner Release Make us Healthier?

Recently, in response to the Covid-19 novel coronavirus, cities across America have taken steps to reduce the number of inmates housed within the various detention facilites. Many have argued that due to close proximity, prisoners are not able to “social distance” thus increasing the likelihood of infection. However, finding a definitive answer to the question,…