prisons

September 9: A call to action against slavery - Jeremy Galloway

A series of strikes in US prisons is set to begin on September 9, the 45th anniversary of the Attica prison uprising, writes Jeremy Galloway.

Deadly silence: black deaths in custody

David Oluwale

A detailed study of deaths of people of colour in custody in the UK, published in 1991.

Alternative Vol. 1, No. 3 (June 1948)

The Vol. 1, No. 3 (June 1948) issue of Alternative, an anarchist publication produced out of New York City from 1948-1951 and focusing on pacifist viewpoints.

On the Line Vol. 2, No. 3 (August 1979)

The Vol. 2, No. 3 (August 1979) issue of On The Line, the monthly newsletter of the New York based Libertarian Workers Group.

Retort Vol. 4, No. 3 (Winter 1949)

The Vol. 4, No. 3 (Winter 1949) issue of Retort, an anarchist publication produced out of Bearsville, New York from 1942-1951.

Far from Theraputic

PAT ARROWSMITH, field organiser for the Committee of 100, is at present serving a 3-month sentence in Gateside Prison, Greenock, for her part in the anti-Polaris demonstration at Holy Loch. This article is extracted from an account of her experiences in Holloway Prison following the Direct Action Committee's demonstrations at missile and nuclear warfare bases in 1959 and 1960.

Refresher Course in Jail

DAVE DELLINGER is one of the editors of the New York monthly Libertarian, from whose August number his account of a recent refresher course in jail is condensed.

Notes of an Accidental Jailer

COLIN MACINNES is the author of three remarkable novels of London life in the fifties, City of Spades, Absolute Beginners, and Mr. Love and Justice. His recent book of essays England, Half English gave him the reputation of "England's most sensitive recorder of the contemporary scene."