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Podcast
Feb 20, 2015

Challenging solitary confinement in Canadian prisons

Redeye
International human rights groups say extended solitary confinement amounts to torture. Yet there are as many as 1800 people in solitary confinement in federal or provincial prisons.
Podcast
Aug 22, 2014
International Week For Anarchist Prisoners

International Week for Anarchist Prisoners

Aw@l
An interview with Tammy, who is helping to organize the International Week for Anarchist Prisoners from August 23 to 30 with events being held at "The Tower" social space in Hamilton, Ontario.
Podcast
Jan 20, 2014

Justice for Deepan - Regaining Citizenship

Aw@l
Canadian born Deepan Budlakoti has faced targeting by Harper's racist government for deportation to India, a country where he has never lived and does not hold citizenship.
News
Apr 10, 2013
Photo: howlmontreal / flickr

Why is Omar Khadr still in jail?

Paul Tetrault
In 2002, Omar Khadr was captured by the Americans in Afghanistan. He was 15 years old. Eleven years later, he's still in jail, and his sentence runs for seven more years.
Podcast
Apr 19, 2012
Redeye

B.C. criminal justice system in crisis

Redeye
Christy Clark launched a comprehensive review of the province’s justice system two months. A new report prepared for the B.C. Civil Liberties Association says this review won't fix what's broken.
Podcast
Apr 12, 2012

A plague of prisons

People's Health Radio
People's Health Radio looks again at the health and social impacts of prisons and the mass incarceration agenda in Canada.

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