prison system

Aug 14, 2014

Prisoners' Justice Day: Justice requires hope

John Hutton
August 10, marked the 40th anniversary of what has come to be known as Prisoners' Justice Day in Canada. This anniversary is a sombre one as we seem to be moving backwards at an ever-inceasing rate.
Jul 10, 2014

Omar Khadr one step closer to justice

Kathleen Copps
While we celebrate the latest court victory for Omar Khadr, we need to continue to push for the lawful response of his immediate release from jail. Especially as the government threatens to appeal.
Feb 15, 2013

White supremacy in U.S. prison system

Prisons in both Canada and the United States are filled with people of colour. In Canada, a fifth of all prisoners are First Nations. In the U.S., almost half the people in jail are Black.
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