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Punishment is the pandemic

Our Chair of Trustees, Charlie Weinberg, has written a piece on the problems of punishment for the website of Abolition, the US-based journal of radical and insurgent politics.

In the piece, Charlie develops the argument she first explored in this article on our website, about the difference between containment and control.

What it is about punishment that makes it simultaneously both...

12 May 2020
Comment

Punishment is the pandemic

Over recent weeks there have been several calls for people in prison and detention centres to be released, largely framed as a ‘public health’ response and a way of keeping whole communities safe.

By 
Charlie Weinberg
21 April 2020
News

Charlotte Weinberg

Charlotte Weinberg became a Trustee in April 2015 and Chair of Trustees in March 2017.

She has been Executive Director at Safe Ground since 2010. During this time, Charlotte has led the charity through a period of sustained growth and diversification including a focus on innovation, evidence and quality standards. With significant direct experience as a youth worker and community...
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New Chair of Trustees

We are delighted to announce that Charlotte Weinberg, the Executive Director of Safe Ground, has been elected as our new Chair of Trustees.

Charlotte replaces Liz Hill, who is stepping down after seven years as Chair. Liz will remain as a Trustee.

Outgoing Chair of Trustees, Liz...

14 March 2017
News

Charlotte Weinberg joins us as a trustee

We are delighted to announce that Charlotte Weinberg, Executive Director of Safe Ground, has joined the Centre's board of trustees.

Charlie has led Safe Ground through a period of sustained growth and diversification including a focus on innovation, evidence and quality standards. She has...

1 June 2015