Call Out for Actions Against Youth Prisons – September 2017

Call Out for Actions Against Youth Prisons – September 2017

Please find all the confirmed events listed here: http://www.prisonabolition.org/day-action-youth-prisons-london/ The Empty Cages Collective is calling for actions in solidarity with the Australian campaign against youth prisons, Shut Youth Prisons Mparntwe….

Trans prisoner solidarity noise demo at HMP Doncaster

Trans prisoner solidarity noise demo at HMP Doncaster

Source: http://www.cape-campaign.org/trans-prisoner-solidarity-noise-demo-at-hmp-doncaster/ Over 70 people headed to HMP Doncaster last month to mark the International Day of Solidarity With Trans Prisoners with a demonstration in solidarity with Jenny Swift, who took…

Protest over Jenny Swift’s death in Doncaster prison

Protest over Jenny Swift’s death in Doncaster prison

Source: http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/liverpool-news/protest-over-jenny-swifts-death-12492583 Transgender woman Jenny Swift was found dead at HMP Doncaster in December A protest has taken place outside a men’s prison where a transgender woman from Merseyside died….

Lend Lease Salford Occupied by Prison Protesters

Lend Lease Salford Occupied by Prison Protesters

Source: http://salfordstar.com/article.asp?id=3669 PRISON PROFITEERS NOT WELCOME STATE CAMPAIGN GROUPS Yesterday, the Salford Quays HQ of construction company Lendlease was occupied by groups to highlight the company’s involvement in prison expansion,…

Strangeways Prison Protest Rocks Bury Road – Manchester

Source: http://www.salfordstar.com/article.asp?id=3524 Star date: 22nd October 2016 FREE CHRIS BLAINE PROTEST AT STRANGEWAYS Campaigners waved banners, played music and chanted outside Strangeways Prison last night to draw attention to the…

#PrisonStrike Resistance to Slavery Across the World

#PrisonStrike Resistance to Slavery Across the World

Source: It’s Going Down https://itsgoingdown.org/prisonstrike-resistance-to-slavery-across-the-world/ This week, on the 45th Anniversary of the Attica Prison Uprising, prisoners across the US will go out on strike on September 9th against prison…

New Year’s Eve Brixton Prison demo pics

New Year’s Eve Brixton Prison demo pics

On New Year’s Eve several dozen people went to Brixton prison at midnight to greet those caged there with music, fireworks and shouts for freedom. They gathered at the back…

Week of Action: Day Five – London & Liverpool

Week of Action: Day Five – London & Liverpool

On Friday 6th November more action took place around the UK against the prison industrial complex. The demo at the Jamaican High Commission was postponed while a new working group…

Week of Action: Day Four – Wrexham

Week of Action: Day Four – Wrexham

Just before 8am a group of people attempted to enter the building site for the Wrexham prison. At the same time a lorry was leaving the site and almost run…

Week of Action: Day Three – Manchester

Week of Action: Day Three – Manchester

A Day of Action took place in Manchester on Wednesday 4th of November as part of the Week of Action against the North Wales Prison and the Prison Industrial Complex….

Week of Action: Day Two – Birmingham

Week of Action: Day Two – Birmingham

A Day of Action took place in Birmingham on Tuesday 3rd November as part of the Week of Action against the North Wales Prison and the Prison Industrial Complex. The…

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…

International Day to close Detention Centres

International Day to close Detention Centres

June 15th is International Day to close Detention Centres. Actions are happening all over Europe. See what is happening here. In the UK there is: A protest at Yarl’s Wood Immigration…