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'How Long is Indefinite?' comes to Edinburgh

‘How Long is Indefinite?’ will be screened at Edinburgh University on Friday 8th April as part of ‘Refugee Connect: Perceptions of Integration Challenges‘ – a free event of films, discussions and exhibitions on refugee resettlement in their host communities. 45 more words

Croeso i Gymru

Before I resume my series on the UK road trip I have to mention a meeting I attended today.  For those who are new to this blog, I work for an organization that provides psychological and physical rehabilitation to torture survivors.  688 more words

Prison

'Canteen items are outrageously expensive'

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Hello —

Thank you for taking the time to write me back. All of the inmates here in medical pod 3C south appreciate your individual and the collective efforts put forth by Inside-Outside Alliance. 230 more words

Food

The Nitty Gritty

I wrote in my last post about how you can find adventure close to home. But you can experience it even closer—inside your own head. The best example I can give, for me, is the rush of adrenaline I get when I am planning a trip. 642 more words

Prison

#dailyupdate: Scalia re enemy combatant due process rights

“In the Founders’ view, the “blessings of liberty” were threatened by “those military establishments which must gradually poison its very fountain.” The Federalist No. 45, p. 234 more words

Locked Down

As I write this, the phone is ringing. The landline, that is, that I am required to have as a condition of Vince living with me. 701 more words

Prison

'I try to keep my hate in check. If you can't hate, you can't love.'

Kropotkin wrote a lot on the wrongs of prisons. These two paragraphs hit the nail on the head for me. Sadly I feel these effects. 568 more words