Our prisons are full of men

It’s Canadian Men’s Health Week, a time to remember that 93 per cent of federal inmates are men. Many are from minorities and struggle with mental health and substance abuse issues.

In Canada there is a lack of public support systems in place that would help prevent people from entering the justice system in the first place, writes Britney Dennison.Photograph courtesy of Michael Coghlan

PUBLISHED :Wednesday, June 14, 2017 12:00 AM

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