Prison Island Tour this October

Prison Island Tour this October

Corporate Watch, who have been actively researching prison expansion, are going on tour! They will be promoting their new report, Prison Island, at events across England and Wales. The events…

New Podcast: Prison Island on the Lockdown

New Podcast: Prison Island on the Lockdown

A researcher at Corporate Watch and organiser with Community Action on Prison Expansion was recently interviewed on Lockdown Podcast about the British government’s plans for prison expansion, how this will…

Inside Britain’s Close Supervision Centres: Prisons within prisons

Inside Britain’s Close Supervision Centres: Prisons within prisons

Source: https://corporatewatch.org/inside-britains-close-supervision-centres-prisons-within-prisons/ Corporate Watch recently interviewed ex-prisoner Kyle Major about his experiences in Close Supervision Centres (CSCs). These are Britain’s highest security prisons and have been described by prisoners as…

Don’t miss Bristol Tattoo Circus

Don’t miss Bristol Tattoo Circus

This year, on the weekend of 3rd and 4th November, Bristol will host its first ever Tattoo Circus. It will be a weekend full of tattoos from local and international…

Support the Frack Free Four

Support the Frack Free Four

Three people have recently been sent to prison for 15 and 16 months for an anti-fracking action (one was on remand and was just released). Please learn more about their…

Prison is not the answer

Prison is not the answer

Source: https://www.redpepper.org.uk/prison-is-not-the-answer/ A humane society shouldn’t be caging up vulnerable people. Jasmine Ahmed of CAPE (Community Action on Prison Expansion) argues for radical alternatives. More police, and more power in the…