PRISONJUSTICE.CA
In support of prisoners and prison justice activism in Canada

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Stark Raven Media Collective

Prisoners' Justice Day Committee

Books To Prisoners

Vancouver Community Net

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Stark Raven Radio: A Closer Look at Prisons & the Psychiatric Survivor Movement
First Monday of each month, 7-8pm, Co-op Radio, 100.5FM, Vancouver.
Online: www.coopradio.org
Listen to recent shows and find a full archive of past shows and interviews.

Vancouver Prison Justice Groups on Facebook
Find us on facebook!

Collaborating Centre for Prison Health and Education (UBC)
The CCPHE has resources, research and projects supporting health initiatives in BC and Canadian prisons.

Library program for women at Edmonton Institution for Women
Greater Edmonton Library Association (GELA) Women's Prison and Reintegration Committee runs book clubs and book exchanges for prisoners at the Edmonton Institution for Women (EIFW) through Edmonton Public Library.
gelaprison.wordpress.com

Support immigration detainees on hunger strike for better conditions
Lindsay, Ontario, ongoing
More info: endimmigrationdetention.wordpress.com

Support the Claire Culhane In Memory Fund
Claire Culhane was a passionate prison abolitionist who worked tirelessly in support of prisoners.
After she died in 1996, ex-prisoners, friends and family set up a commemorative bench for her at John Hendry Park (Trout Lake) in East Vancouver.
In order to support the maintenance of the bench the In Memory Fund is seeking donations.
Donations can be made with the Vancouver Park Board [contact: 604-257-8513, donations (at)vancouver.ca]:
**online at donate.vancouver.ca (Please use the "Dedicate a Park Amenity" donation form and choose the "Claire Culhane In Memory Fund" designation)
**by cheque payable to "Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation" c/o Claire Culhane In Memory Fund 2099 Beach Avenue, Vancouver, BC. V6G 1Z4.

The Penal Press -- A History of Prison from Within
New website archiving the history of prisoner publications in Canada, with an open-access archive. penalpress.com


Prison Justice Day Pins
*Support Prisoner Solidarity work by purchasing a pin. More info





FEATURES other recent additions and areas of interest

Literature you can download! Updated Aug 2011
Find 11 leaflets that you can download on our virtual table, on topics ranging from FASD to Alternatives to incarceration to Transgender prisoners in Canada. Includes a new bilingual (French/English) PJD leaflet