Anarchist Perspective on Mass Prisoner Resistance Movements

Anarchist Perspective on Mass Prisoner Resistance Movements

Source: http://anarchistnews.org/content/anarchist-perspective-mass-prisoner-resistance-movements There is a widespread, growing and committed resistance movement happening in US prisons across the nation. This movement is not going away, and with more outside support and…

Brussels: The struggle against the construction of a maxi-prison

Brussels: The struggle against the construction of a maxi-prison

Source: http://rabble.org.uk/brussels-the-struggle-against-the-construction-of-a-maxi-prison/ This analysis was originally published in “Ricochets” n° 1 in November 2014, a newsletter in French on the struggle against the construction of the maxi-prison in Haren, Brussels….

Building an international movement to abolish the prison industrial complex

Building an international movement to abolish the prison industrial complex

Source: http://www.crimeandjustice.org.uk/publications/cjm/article/building-international-movement-abolish-prison-industrial-complex Rachel Herzing and Isaac Ontiveros describe the aims prompting an abolitionist framework. Critical Resistance (CR) is a US-based grassroots group engaged in community organising focused on the goal…

There is no such thing as prison reform: an interview with CeCe McDonald

There is no such thing as prison reform: an interview with CeCe McDonald

Source: https://www.opendemocracy.net/transformation/andrea-abikaram/there-is-no-such-thing-as-prison-reform-interview-with-cece-mcdonald Andrea Abi-Karam 13 January 2015 CeCe McDonald was sent to prison for defending herself against a hate crime. On the one year anniversary of her release, she discusses…

Ferguson Solidarity Tour launch statement

Ferguson Solidarity Tour launch statement

Source: http://fergusonsolidaritytour.com/ We send our condolences and solidarity to the family of Michael Brown, and to the families and friends of all who have lost loved ones to police racism…