Rest in Power Anna

Rest in Power Anna

Our hearts are heavy with sadness today as this weekend we learned of the death of our friend and comrade, Anna Campbell. Anna was killed in a missile strike in…

Empty Cages Collective Goals 2018

This can’t happen without folks getting involved and getting stuck in! Contact us at info@prisonabolition.org if anything below calls you to work together with us. Please be specific and honest…

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….

Part Two – Our Sisters Inside

Part Two – Our Sisters Inside

This blog post intends to explore the issues of women’s imprisonment in England, Wales and Scotland. It is written by an ex-prisoner who identifies as a woman. It is part…

Week of Action: Day One – South Wales

Week of Action: Day One – South Wales

Monday 2nd November was the first Day of Action as part of a Week of Action against the North Wales Prison and the broader prison industrial complex. People took to…

New Resource: Treatment Industrial Complex

New Resource: Treatment Industrial Complex

A new report from the US is available on how for-profit corporations are undermining efforts to treat and rehabilitate prisoners for corporate gain. Download it here: http://afsc.org/sites/afsc.civicactions.net/files/documents/TIC_report_online.pdf

2015: What now? What next?

2015: What now? What next?

Following the reflection of our efforts in 2014, below are some aims for 2015. This can’t happen without you. Contact us at info@prisonabolition.org if anything below calls you to work…

New Poster series calling out the Met Police

New Poster series calling out the Met Police

Source: http://strikemag.org/totally-pointless/ “Advertising is legitimised lying.” – HG Wells. The Metropolitan Police Force spend ridiculous sums of our money trying to convince us – and themselves – that they’re not…

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…