Articles by Jon Burnett
Jon Burnett is a lecturer in Criminology at Swansea University. He is the author of Work and The Carceral State (Pluto Press, 2022).
Prison Labour is Rationalised as Rehabilitation. Here's the Truth
While prison labour has a long history, the immediate roots of this utilisation of prisoners as a contingent labour force can be traced back to the Coalition government formed in 2010.
- Work & Trade Unions
- Progressive Politics
- Human Rights