The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Inside News – February 1974 - February 1974

Release description:

This issue contains editorials regarding prison in general and alternatives to new prisons, fences built around prisons, the parole system, and problems with the RCMP. Also included is a review of Jessica Mitford’s book Kind and Usual Punishment, an article on the benefit of meditation, a piece about a reformed prison in Ft. Worth, and a description of Drumheller Hilltop School and its educational programs.

KEYWORDS:  Warren Allmand, RCMP, “Kangaroo Courts”, Regional Parole Boards, “super sentences”, Prolixin, 7th Step program, “Charlies Love In”, Drumheller Hilltop School

Coded by: Kate Garrett