Category: Police & Prisons
Find your comrades, and join this beautiful movement to get cops off campus and build the spaces and places for abolitionist teaching and learning in our communities. Abolition now
Some cities are restoring police budgets that had been cut in response to last year’s uprisings, but that doesn’t mean the ‘defund the police’ movement hasn’t fueled innovation across the U.S.
An update from New Jersey, where the People’s Organization for Progress is leading a 67-mile march to demand the state Legislature pass legislation to hold police accountable
The city will decide on a sweeping measure that would limit the size, scope and influence of its police department
They Remain in Prison
The new law is one of the most prominent pieces of police reform legislation to pass since last year’s uprisings after George Floyd’s murder at the hands of Minneapolis police
Running against “defund the police” is both cowardly and wrong. Democratic leaders find that irresistible.
Even with climate disasters all around us, nonviolent environmental demonstrations face fierce police repression. Why?
Only Private Prison Corporations Profit
As institutions like the police and border patrol become increasingly militarized, anti-militarism needs to become a cornerstone of social movements worldwide