Kim Workman

Kim Workman is a social justice advocate and Adjunct Research Associate at the Institute of Criminology

Jan 12, 2021

Rights or riots? Why real prison reform means turning the hierarchy upside down

Prisoner advocate Sir Kim Workman on how New Zealand's human rights record has taken a battering, and the Māori-led measures that are actually working.

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Mar 21, 2017

I was part of NZ's history of abuse in state care, and I'm in no doubt an inquiry is crucial

I have asked myself why I didn’t do something about the shocking treatment of children, writes Kim Workman. If the government fails to respond to our calls now, this issue will become a matter of national shame

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