Books tagged: Penology & Punishment
“You have taken our civil rights—we want our human rights. ”
On April 14, 1971, a handful of prisoners attacked the guards at Kingston Penitentiary and seized control, making headlines around the world. For four intense days, the prisoners held the guards hostage while ... Read more
A stark and honest memoir of thirty-five years spent in Canada’s prison system.
Born and raised in Toronto’s Regent Park, Edward Hertrich left high school in grade eleven to start working. A year later, he started dealing drugs in earnest, beginning a criminal career that ... Read more