Monthly Archives: November 2012

No Way Out: Crime, Punishment & the Capitalization of Power

November 12, 2012

Presentation at the Department of Political Science, York University. 12 November   The United States is often hailed as the world’s largest ‘free market’. But this ‘free market’ is also the world’s largest penal colony. It holds over seven million adults – roughly five per cent of the labour force – in jail, in prison, on parole and … Read More