Apr 19, 2021
Callum Hutchinson has navigated the criminal justice system since he was 16 years old.
All his crimes were closely connected to alcohol abuse, but not once was it suggested to him that he should address his use of drink.
In his essay, Callum describes in extraordinary detail what happened when he was stabbed nine times...
Apr 12, 2021
Brenda Birungi, AKA Lady Unchained, works to prove that there is life after prison.
Through her poetry she tells her own personal story, and the stories of those with experience of the criminal justice system.
In her essay, she shares her own experiences of kindness in prison.
Brenda's essay comes from the book Humane...
Apr 6, 2021
Michael Campbell, aka The Tartan Con, served over four years in prisons across the country.
He now works in prisons to develop practical solutions, grounded in his experience, to tackle anxiety, stress and frustration.
Michael's essay comes from the book Humane Justice, published by the charity Khulisa as part of the...