By Sophie McBain - 28 January 03:54
Even if many politicians are convinced by the ethical and economic case for closing women’s prisons, many feel they need to appear “tough on crime” to a public that demands punishment and retribution.
By Julie Bindel - 29 November 07:15
What motivates a woman to marry a convicted killer and rapist? Julie Bindel finds uncomfortable race and class dynamics at play in the visiting rooms of US jails.
By Alan White - 10 November 10:39
A system designed for men cannot cope.
By Mehdi Hasan - 11 February 02:37
For those of you who seem intent on getting the wrong end of the stick . . .