The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

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Pendulum – January 1987

(January 1987) released from Joyceville Institution

This issue largely deals with parole.  The privatization of parole as well as the privatization of Correction Services Canada is also discussed.  There is information regarding a mock parole hearing... Read More

This issue focuses largely on the programs and growth of the Omega Club, as well as touching on vocational training offered within the institution. Coded by: Mahala Woodford  Read More

This issue contains a number of articles regarding rehabilitative and vocational programming, as well as information on conditional release, crime causation, victims and the judicial process. Coded by:... Read More

Pendulum – Sept/Oct 1983

(Sept/Oct 1983) released from Joyceville Institution

This issue has information about how to plan for parole, accommodation for prison visitors, and the Terry Fox Run fundraiser.  Prison overcrowding and the new prisoner pay scale are also examined in this... Read More

Pendulum – Summer 1985

(Summer 1985) released from Joyceville Institution

Much of this issue is dedicated to humour, poetry, and sports.  The editor’s message deals with censorship in relation to the penal press.  Coded by:  Nicole Arbuckle  Read More

Pendulum

(1982) released from Joyceville Institution

This issue contains an article about the Handicap Children’s Christmas party held at Joyceville by the prisoners.   There is information regarding the opportunity for paid vocational training as well... Read More

Pendulum

(1981) released from Joyceville Institution

In this issue one will find information regarding the Inmate Handbook, the Inmate Trust Fund, and transportation services to and from the prison for prisoners’ families.  There is also an article discussing... Read More

Pendulum – March 1979

(March 1979) released from Joyceville Institution

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... Read More

Pendulum

(1981) released from Joyceville Institution

In this edition the focus is on mandatory supervision and parole.  There are also articles discussing human rights issues regarding mandatory supervision and parole.  There is a two-page column in French for... Read More

This issue features articles on healthy eating, the role of genetics on behaviour and the “four noble truths”. The issue also provides some information on educational opportunities. KEYWORDS:... Read More

Advance – Fall and Winter 1968

(Fall and Winter 1968) released from Joyceville Institution

This issue deals with some of the political issues of the era (Vietnam War, Penal Reform, discrimination, etc.) and also provides an overview of the diverse issues confronting prisoners in Canada and the... Read More