As Alexander leaves prison for house arrest, it's time to question the system that turns women into criminals for trying to stay alive.
Representatives are circulating a letter asking to postpone Netanyahu's invitation until after the Israeli election and after Congress has considered Iran sanctions.
David Kristjanson-Gural is associate professor of economics and senior fellow of the Social Justice College at Bucknell University. His writing appears in the LA Progressive, Commondreams.org, the Williamsport Guardian and the Daily Item. He is a member of the Spilling Ink Writers' Collective.