Jonathan Kirkpatrick

    Jonathan covers harm reduction and re-entry. He’s incarcerated at Washington Corrections Center, where he’s a Teacher’s Assistant for re-entry workshops and trains peer educators in HIV and hepatitis C harm reduction. His writing has been published by the AppealTruthoutJewish Currents and the Seattle Journal of Social Justice. His Washington State Department of Corrections ID is #716850, and until WDOC corrects a 29-year-old paperwork error his name in Securus is “Jonathon.”

    We’ll Know Harm Reduction Is Mainstream Once Dr. Fauci Likes It

    In 2018, the syringe service program (SSP) in Cabell County, West Virginia, was shuttered ...

    WA Prisons Clear All Guards to Carry Narcan. Not All Intend to Do So.

    Washington State Department of Corrections (WDOC) staff are now permitted to carry Narcan while ...

    “Never Give Up”: Rep. Tarra Simmons on Clearing Her Felony Record

    Washington State Representative Tarra Simmons (D), the first person convicted of a felony to ...

    How Wound Care Works in Prison, Without Doctors or Running Water

    Most wound-care guidance in the United States is premised on access to potable water. ...