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Out of Juvenile Detention, Now What?

For many young people, it is difficult to get their lives back on track after being released from juvenile detention facilities, especially those from racial and ethnic minorities, a new study shows. 615 more words

Education Management

LIFE BEYOND BARS-The Beast Must Be Fed

Unless you know someone in prison,  the way people think about prison issues is very narrow, if it is thought about at all. Take for example, the chanting, “Lock her up! 1,838 more words


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Chapter – Inside The Forbidden Outside

Jamie Cummings Incarceration 2006

Being here is hard. Prison is hell. Jamie supposed if he were in a minimum or even a medium security prison it wouldn’t be so bad. 4,359 more words

Inside The Forbidden Outside

ITFO Newsletter #7 - Raping Female Inmates

ITFO Newsletter # 7  

For The Women and Their Struggles in Prison

Please Click on the above link to bring up current issue of the ITFO newsletter. 621 more words

Prison Guard Crimes

The Tinsel's Silver Glow

The Tinsel’s Silver Glow

Before I returned to university to complete my BEd degree I was employed as a Youth Counsellor at a juvenile detention centre. 308 more words


‘I spent most of my 14th year locked up in a 10x10 room:’ Rock Creek woman’s story to be featured in film

A Rock Creek woman who spent many of her teenage years in a Montreal youth centre, which doubles as a detention centre, has caught the attention of some American filmmakers. 431 more words


People in Prison: Stories from the Northern Territory

By Katherine Marchment

When I was down in Katherine for a Fracking Convergence, I met an ex lifer and his wife who had also spent time in prison. 2,174 more words

Australian Politics