Indiana faith leaders discuss importance of redistricting
Shoshanna Spector, director of Faith in Indiana, said redistricting is a chance for political leaders to move district lines to benefit their power. “Voters should pick their leaders, not leaders picking their voters,” Spector said.
Mobile unit could offer cops alternative to jailing people with mental illness
As the group Faith In Indiana pushes for a mobile response unit to give South Bend area police forces an alternative to jailing those with mental illness and substance abuse problems, both activists and officials cite Eugene, Oregon as a community that’s getting it right.
VICTORY: St. Joseph County Officials pledge to #FundOurLives with Crisis Response Center and Mobile Crisis Teams
We know what keeps us safe: living in communities where all of us can provide for our families, get the care that we need, and build the future we want. That’s why, on Sunday, May 16, more than 300 Faith in Indiana leaders came together to call on our representatives to dedicate at least 10% […]