The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Tightwire – Summer 1993 - Summer 1993

Release description:

The editors of this edition speak about the uncertainties around the closure of the Prison for Women. Also covered in this newsletter is the issue of clemency for battered women who are now in prison, capital punishment in the USA, a history of Powwows in Canada and various prisoners’ struggles around the world.

KEYWORDS:  Prisoner Justice Day

Coded by: Emma Firlotte and Melissa Munn