Oppose the cutbacks! Gov. Cuomo plans to reduce visiting hours at New York's maximum security prisons

Oppose the cutbacks! Gov. Cuomo plans to reduce visiting hours at New York’s maximum security prisons

Governor Cuomo plans to reduce visiting hours at New York’s maximum security prisons. Join Us: Oppose These Cutbacks! Gov. Cuomo has just proposed to limit…

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Mental Health Care Not Policing - Join CR-Portland Campaign Meeting

Mental Health Care Not Policing – Join CR-Portland Campaign Meeting

Saturday February 25th 10am – 3pm RSVP to crpdx@criticalresistance.org for location Lunch provided Critical Resistance Portland (CR-PDX) is developing a campaign to interrupt the use…

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On Trump's Pro-Policing Executive Orders

On Trump’s Pro-Policing Executive Orders

Yesterday, on the heels of swearing in Jeff Sessions as Attorney General, Trump signed three executive orders that bolster, back, and expand the authority of…

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Resistance to Trump: Abolition as a Powerful Weapon

Resistance to Trump: Abolition as a Powerful Weapon

This past week has been tumultuous for communities everywhere. In his first few days in power, Trump has removed any doubts of whether he will…

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2017 Oakland Power Projects Know Your Options Workshops: "POLICING IS A HEALTH HAZARD"

2017 Oakland Power Projects Know Your Options Workshops: “POLICING IS A HEALTH HAZARD”

“POLICING IS A PUBLIC HEALTH ISSUE” Because policing fails to meet people’s needs, and puts people in danger of arrest, imprisonment, and/or even death, we…

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CA United for a Responsible Budget is hiring in Los Angeles

CA United for a Responsible Budget is hiring in Los Angeles

Californians United for a Responsible Budget is looking for a full-time Statewide Organizer in Los Angeles! Critical Resistance is a founding member of this important coalition and…

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Jails in LA County Knowingly Expose Prisoners to Deadly Fungal Infection

Jails in LA County Knowingly Expose Prisoners to Deadly Fungal Infection

Monday, December 19, 2016By Kenneth E. Hartman, Diana Zuñiga and Christina Tsao, Truthout | Op-Ed For nearly three years, the LA No More Jails Coalition has been organizing against the construction…

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Sitawa: Exiting solitary confinement – and the games CDCr plays

Sitawa: Exiting solitary confinement – and the games CDCr plays

by Sitawa Nantambu Jamaa Below article originally published in SF BayView, December 29th 2016. Critical Resistance helped provide outside support for prisoner led resistance to…

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Organizing for Abolition: Building Dreams, Defending Against Fear

Organizing for Abolition: Building Dreams, Defending Against Fear

There was absolutely no mention of the abolition of police or prisons in mainstream headlines at the time of the founding Critical Resistance conference in…

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Grassroots Organizing That Makes PIC Abolition Irresistable

Grassroots Organizing That Makes PIC Abolition Irresistable

Below is a look back at the amazing work of our local chapters in 2016. It has been a humbling and inspiring year. Thank you…

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