The Penal Press - A History of Prison from Within

Fallacy of Life - August 1988

  • Name:Fallacy of Life
  • Date:August 1988
  • Institution: Collins Bay Institution
  • Topics: Crime and Criminality, Human Rights, Penal Reforms, Views on Incarceration,
  • Release Description:

    Prejudice and discrimination of prisoners on both religious and political grounds is the main focal point of this issue. It looks at how religious figures in society neglect and cast out prisoners from society using moral arguments. Also, it looks at how “tough on crime” policies are used by politicians in framing public policy.


    KEYWORDS: Pat Robertson, Discrimination of Prisoners, Parole Act Revisions, Solicitor General James Kelleher

    Coded by: Joe Lanaway