Can the punishment fix the crime?

Imagine if the phrase 'only the truth can set you free' applied to those behind bars for corruption, writes Mark Barnes

11 July 2021 - 00:00 By Mark Barnes

Does the punishment fix the crime? We live in a complicated country, with the weight of a past not forgotten, and a future not always obviously worth looking forward to.

I don't buy that as an excuse for anything, but I do think it requires of us to be more innovative, less blunt, as we look for solutions that will bring with them the prospect of economic dignity for all...

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