Posts Tagged ‘Department of Corrections’

Trans Slammer: Are D.C.’s Transgender Inmates Still Screwed?

Correcting Past Intakes: The D.C. Jail’s policies undergo a transition.
Pamela, 42, has seen the male detention facility of the D.C. Jail too many times to count. She’s made “seven to eight” trips over the past 10 years, she says. Pamela, a transgender woman, says she’s not interested in being housed with females—she just wants to [...]

Man Madness: D.C. Council Vs. Department of Corrections

Yesterday, a commenter on this contest expressed dismay that I did not adequately explain the terms and conditions of the Manliest Workplace in D.C. Tournament. And for that I am sorry. The Manliest Workplace in D.C. Tournament, (known colloquially simply as "Man Madness"), is a project committed to finding the workplace in D.C. that employs [...]