Bay Area Regional Statement Against Jail Expansion

Bay Area Regional Statement Against Jail Expansion

Sign on to the organizational statement here. As organizations in commitment to the safety and wellbeing of our communities, we stand united across Alameda, Contra…

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War Making and State Repression

War Making and State Repression

April 21, 2017 Last week, news broke that as Trump’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions seeks to assert a “tough on crime” approach in his position,…

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Get the latest issue of The Abolitionist on the Black Panthers' Ten Point Program

Get the latest issue of The Abolitionist on the Black Panthers’ Ten Point Program

Our latest issue of The Abolitionist Newspaper has finally arrived! Issue 27 is themed around the Black Panther Party’s Ten Point Program, in honor of…

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A People's Victory in New York: We Stopped the Visiting Restrictions! Testimonies from NY Maximum Security Prisoners

A People’s Victory in New York: We Stopped the Visiting Restrictions! Testimonies from NY Maximum Security Prisoners

People’s Victory! A broad and vibrant effort by New Yorkers defeated Governor Cuomo’s plans to reduce visiting hours at New York’s maximum security prisons. Together…

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Without Walls: Abolition & Rethinking Education

Without Walls: Abolition & Rethinking Education

Critical Resistance- Oakland is excited to be part of a dynamic weekend of abolitionist events for K-12 educators, featuring strong speakers and opportunities to meet…

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Prisoners Speak Out: Analysis and Perspectives

Prisoners Speak Out: Analysis and Perspectives

Part of the mission of Critical Resistance is to uplift and amplify the perspectives of those most targeted by the prison industrial complex. We regularly…

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Resistance Against the PIC & International Women's Strike

Resistance Against the PIC & International Women’s Strike

Critical Resistance is proud to be one of over 100 organizations endorsing the internationalist and anti-imperialist platform authored for International Women’s Strike for a global day…

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PDX Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not Policing”

PDX Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not Policing”

For Immediate Release – Monday, March 6, 2017 Portland Police Bureau Requests Budget Increase Despite Ongoing Abuse and Violence Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not…

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No Justification for the Violence of Policing: CRPDX on the Murder of Quanice Hayes

No Justification for the Violence of Policing: CRPDX on the Murder of Quanice Hayes

Much of what has been reported on surrounding the murder of Quanice Hayes, a 17-year-old Black youth living in Portland, has focused on whether or…

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