MSCM responds to Canada’s Ombudsman for Federal Inmates

A Globe and Mail article reporting on a speech by Howard Sapers, the Correctional Investigator for CSC, makes interesting reading spotlighting as it does, some effects of the Harper Government’s “tough-on-crime” agenda.

Read Article: Federal prisons more crowded, violent under Tories, ombudsman says

In the article, Peter…

08 Dec 5:43 PM 0 Read More...

Nelson Mandela: One of Earth's Great Sons

The world lost a great man yesterday with the passing of Nelson Mandela.  For the MSCM community his life was of special significance echoing as it did the years of imprisonment and hardship that some of our members experience, but also the hope that he brought to so many millions…

06 Dec 10:12 AM 0 Read More...

Holiday Gifts

It’s nearing the end of a cold November into December and most people are wondering what the holidays will bring for them in terms of gifts from friends and family. However, December is also the time when charity directors buckle down and do what they can to reach out…

25 Nov 11:11 PM 0 Read More...

Movie Night - The Whale Rider

Movie night stirred emotions as MSCM participants enjoyed ‘The Whale Rider’ with its deeply moving message about family and community links – youth and age, as well as the importance of the natural world in the lives of mankind. Courage and empathy were not in short supply and the heroine of…

02 Dec 2:32 PM 0 Read More...

MSCM Volunteer Aris Presents at Open Door

MSCM Volunteer Aris shared his memories of his month-long visit to Peru at Open Door last night…

02 Dec 2:42 PM 1 Read More...