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What jetBlue’s Pilot Meltdown Means

I’ve struggled to find something meaningful to say about the incident when the captain of a jetBlue flight suffered from what appeared to be a “nervous breakdown,” resulting in his eventual restraint and later criminal charges. I think criminal charges are wholly unwarranted and an example of the double-standard and prejudice we hold against people [...]
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