criminal justice researcher & writer
This piece is an excerpt from a longer article, “Jails Help Turn Kids Into Criminals. In Belize, There’s a Better Way,” published by InSight Crime in August 2017. (The article for InSight Crime article was translated and edited…
In March 2016, I wrote an article for Foreign Affairs magazine, “Jailhouse Blues: Nicaragua’s Take on Prison Reform.” Read an excerpt below and find the full article here.
This piece was originally published for The Ottawa Citizen on August 31, 2017. I am republishing it here with thanks to my co-authors on this piece, Claudia Stoiecescu, Meaghan Thumath, Ayden Scheim, and Jamie Forrest.