Reform damaging prisons, or risk losing the fight against crime
A more open system: an inmate on a walk around the island at Bastøy prison, NorwayMarco Di Lauro/Getty ImagesBy Arne NilsenLock them up and throw away the key. When it comes to prison, that’s the view in much of Europe, including the UK, and the US. Politicians have for years focused on “being tough on crime” – with the result of ensuring that those...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark