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Prison Town,Lumby BC : UPDATE

First, I have to give a big shout out to the lovely people of Lumby, BC, who have sent¬†emails of support and thanks in droves at the recent post on Lumby’s contentious bid for a prison. Clearly this is a community that cares about… Continue Reading “Prison Town,Lumby BC : UPDATE”

” Prison Town, USA ” ? …How about ” Prison Town, Lumby, BC.”

¬† ” What happens when a struggling rural community tries to revive its economy by inviting prisons in? “ This is the question that prompted two American film-makers to document the unintended consequences of building a prison in a small, rural community that was… Continue Reading “” Prison Town, USA ” ? …How about ” Prison Town, Lumby, BC.””