Saving the Prison Farms: Cows, Community and Civil Disobedience
From: Frontline Farmers
The seventh chapter looks at the formation of the coalition Save Our Prison Farms in Ontario to prevent closure of prison farms, with interviews with Dianne Dowling, Aric McBray, Andrew McCann, Jeff Peters and Peter Smith.
Asha Nelson recently completed her honours degree in global political economy at the University of Manitoba. She has experience in participatory research, community development and student journalism. Having spent her formative years living overseas, Asha engages in international solidarity through local activism and building cross-cultural awareness. She was the recipient of a University of Manitoba Undergraduate Research Award that allowed her to pursue research on food sovereignty struggles in Canada.