The Inexact Science of Penology

Over at the Quadrant, our favorite doctor recounts the sordid story of a French murderess and her unlikely redemption.

This is strange, because the French are in many ways deeply conservative and opposed to change, especially when it comes to their personal privileges. It means that reform is difficult and explains why France has long periods of immobility punctuated by convulsion.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.