Blog
The Prison for Women in Kingston was opened in 1934 and closed in 2000. Wikimedia photo by Actionhamster.
Brent Patterson | The historic call to close prisons interconnects with movement demands against racism, colonialism and corporate power.
RabbleTV
Humberto DaSilva | The airwaves and wires are full of circus debates, so the revolution is not being televised!
Podcast
GroundWire | This week's Groundwire community radio news features stories on climate marches in Vancouver and Winnipeg, and a rally for prisoners' rights.
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Paula Mallea | There will be consequences to the tough-on-crime agenda. CCPA's Paula Mallea revisits the effects of harsher crime laws in Canada's prison system under the Conservative government.
Columnists
Amy Goodman | There are an estimated 80,000-100,000 prisoners held in some form of solitary confinement in the U.S. It is cruel and unusual punishment, and must be abolished, once and for all.
Activist Toolkit
| How to support prisoners while they are held by the state
News
Civil disobedience is centre stage now as the closure of the federal prison farm program, 100 years after it was established, is going ahead.  Arrests in Kingston, Monday, Aug. 9, 2010. Photo: Margaret Hughes
Kathleen O'Hara | Civil disobedience is centre stage now as the closure of the federal prison farm program, 100 years after it was established, is going ahead.
News
Dale Jack | "To build policy based on Clifford Olson is the most irrational idea," says head of the John Howard Society, but the media and opposition are afraid to challenge the government on this.