Analysis and comment on current developments by the Centre's staff, supporters and associates

Thursday, 21 July, 2016

With Trainspotting 2 currently being filmed in Edinburgh, Kenny MacAskill calls for a more realistic approach to drug taking

Tuesday, 12 July, 2016

Iraqi oil money fuelled 'endemic corruption' in the UK and the US, argues David Whyte

Friday, 08 July, 2016

In another instalment in our Breaking the Silence series, Madeline Petrillo tells Ellie’s story of overcoming adversity to be there for her daughter

Thursday, 07 July, 2016

Will McMahon considers the next steps for decriminalising drugs in the wake of the recent report from the Royal Society for Public Health

Wednesday, 06 July, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle recalls his supervisory experience with Selena

Monday, 04 July, 2016

Catherine Heard introduces the European Prison Observatory’s new handbook on alternatives to imprisonment

Wednesday, 29 June, 2016

Helen Mills argues community sentences, whatever their other merits, aren't the answer to high prison numbers

Friday, 24 June, 2016

The right to impose short prison sentences in Scotland needs to be curtailed, Kenny MacAskill argues

Monday, 13 June, 2016

Austerity, deregulation and government law-breaking mean there is little chance of reducing the annual death toll from pollution in the near future argues Will McMahon

Thursday, 02 June, 2016

Mike Guilfoyle remembers 'Donal' and his struggle with alcohol dependency