Monthly Archives: September 2015

EVENT: Abolition or reform? Dismantling criminal justice. 19 November 2015

Prisons and police are an inadequate solution to social problems – to what extent can the system be reformed or should it be abolished all together? Thursday 19th November, 6.30pm – 9pm Woborn Suite, UCL, Senate House, Malet St, London, … Continue reading

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Lend Lease: Creating the biggest prisons

Check out this video from the Campaign Against Prison Expansion, featuring Lend Lease, the main construction contractor for building the North Wales Prison. Find out more about the other companies also profiting from the construction of the prison here.

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Organising for change: strategies for anti-violence activists

Check out this presentation from Dr Sarah Lamble of Birkbeck University on balancing short term reform goals with focusing on long term change. Based on her research and experiences of working in the anti-violence movement, Sarah identifies a number of … Continue reading

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