Transformative Justice & Ending Child Abuse

Transformative Justice & Ending Child Abuse

Source: http://www.crimeandjustice.org.uk/resources/ending-child-sex-abuse-five-generations Helen Mills on the potential of generationFIVE, an initiative to end child sexual abuse in five generations. By: Helen Mills     Date: Tuesday, 25 November, 2014 ‘There is a…

Prisons Are Destroying Communities and Making All of Us Less Safe

Prisons Are Destroying Communities and Making All of Us Less Safe

Isolation does not “rehabilitate” people. Disappearance does not deter harm. And prison does not keep us safe. Maya Schenwar, November 11, 2014 Source: http://www.thenation.com/article/190065/prisons-are-destroying-communities-and-making-all-us-less-safe Inmates are housed in three tier…

Surround Harmondsworth Demonstration

Surround Harmondsworth Demonstration

From: https://www.facebook.com/events/749196425154388/ On Saturday 8th November 2014 Movement for Justice will be returning for our fifth demonstration at Harmondsworth & Colnbrook immigration detention centres – where friends and loved ones…

Gender Violence and the Prison Industrial Complex

Gender Violence and the Prison Industrial Complex

This weekend the Empty Cages Collective facilitated a workshop on Gender and the Prison Industrial Complex at the Anarcha-Feminist Conference. As two workshop facilitators that identified as women this felt…

Giving up using criminal justice to solve social problems

Giving up using criminal justice to solve social problems

Source: http://www.crimeandjustice.org.uk/resources/i-would-give-using-criminal-justice-solve-social-problems JM Moore calls for abolishing the ‘traitorous temptation of criminal justice’. When faced by the challenge of identifying ‘what bit of the criminal justice’ I would give up…

A World Without Prisons

A World Without Prisons

Inmates in California began a hunger strike in July, sparking renewed debate about the use of solitary confinement in US prisons.