The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

The Outlook – April 1989 - April 1989

Release description:

An article by George Watson, first published in Out of Bounds,is re-printed here and further discussed.  The articles criticize the harsher sentences received by “the poor” compared to the lighter sentences given to members of “the Establishment”.  The works of Thomas S. Szasz, M.D. and Dr. Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson are the focus of another article examining the dangers of Joint Psychology.  Also in this issue is a detailed list of services provided by the John Howard Society, information (including photographs) on Portsmouth Community Centre in Kingston, and specifics on obtaining a hobby craft permit.

KEYWORDS: earned remission, B.I.F.A. (Black Inmates and Friends Assembly), Case Management Team (CMT), bastille psychologist, Joint Psychology

Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle