The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Pendulum – April/May 1988 - April/May 1988

  • Name:Pendulum – April/May 1988
  • Date:April/May 1988
  • Institution: Joyceville Institution
  • Topics: Entertainment, Gender Issues, Human Rights, International issues, Penal Reforms, Views on Incarceration,
  • Release Description:

    This issue contains an article on James Earl Ray, the man convicted of assassinating Martin Luther King Jr. in 1968.  Also, the issue of female guards working with male prisoners is examined.  There is an extensive article describing gangs and gang culture.

    KEYWORDS: narcotics trade, drug gangs, United States, cross-sex guarding

    Coded by: Nicole Arbuckle