The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Advance – July 1976 - July 1976

Release description:

This issue of The Advance contains pieces on how the media influences perceptions of prisoners, the problem of suicide in prison, and the struggle for equality – particularly Gay Liberation. Also included is an article analysing the Living Unit and finding it lacking, and an editorial from P4W about prisoners having to take control of their own lives and not wait on the public to institute changes.

KEYWORDS:  suicide, homosexuality, Omnibus Bill, Living Unit,

Coded by: Kate Garrett