Long-term Prison Sentences vs. Death Penalty
Explore how long term prison sentences have replaced the death penalty, and how parole plays a role.
Must Listen: Wrongful Conviction
Wrongful Conviction is an eye-opening, gut-wrenching, and jaw-dropping podcast by Lava for Good.
Reforming Laws That Criminalise Poverty and Status
A digital ​​side event to the 31st Session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice was hosted on the topic of decisive action to reform laws that criminalise poverty and status.
The Role of Physical Rehabilitation in Prison Reform
In an effort to understand rehabilitation in South Africa, and how it impacts the country’s high recidivism rate, we spoke with Warren Baynes, a South African photographer and filmmaker.
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What Is Recidivism?
The difference in recidivism rates between countries reveals how legal policy and criminal behaviour are closely linked.
Life Inside Series by Marshall Project
The Life Inside series is one of the many endeavours by The Marshall Project which nurtures public understanding of the lives affected and broadens perspectives.
Must Listen: Ear Hustle
Birthed inside the walls of San Quentin Prison's media room, Ear Hustle shares "the daily realities of life inside prison shared by those living it, and stories from the outside, post-incarceration".
Must Listen: Bad People
While discussing stories about dark fantasies, false confessions and wildfire arson, the podcast duo also dives into the way that the mind works and the biases that society holds.
Must Read: The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colourblindness
Esteemed author, Michelle Alexander, pinpoints the War on Drugs as a pivotal moment in the history of mass incarceration.