The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Pendulum – March 1979 - March 1979

Release description:

This issue contains information on travel to and from prison for prisoners’ families, as well as articles regarding Parole Act Amendments and proposed punishment reform.  There are articles regarding seniors in prison, the “Black Perspective”, and prisoners participating in a national T.V. program called “People Talking Back”.  This issue also has an article detailing the construction and renovation plans for prisons across Canada. 

KEYWORDS: Operation Springboard, seniors, female guards, The Society

Coded by:  Nicole Arbuckle