SUMMARY: This edition includes the offering of a motorcycle safety course, attempts to get computers and more courses into the prison, waiving a parole hearing, and a skeptical opinion piece on racially motivated confrontations. There are many reprinted articles in this issue, including an article on blood pressure, potential reforms to the Criminal Code, aging prison populations, decriminalizing possession of marijuana, new parole legislation, and a parenting program.

KEYWORDS: African Canadian Prison Association, Black Cultural Society, Genesis Life Line Society, literacy,

Coded by Bethany Sanjenko