Tightwire – Summer 1993 - Summer 1993
- Name:Tightwire – Summer 1993
- Date:Summer 1993
- Institution: Kingston Prison For Women
- Topics: Aboriginal Prisoners, Death Penalty/Capital Punishment, Gender Issues, Penal Reforms, Prisoner Struggles, Prisoners’ Justice Day, Views on Incarceration, Violence and Abuse of Power,
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