Abolition from Coast to Coast | Updates & Annual Report

Abolition from Coast to Coast | Updates & Annual Report

Dear Friends, Critical Resistance engages in work across the US through campaigns to dismantle the prison industrial complex and projects to build up the community based…

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On Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, Delegation Affirms Solidarity with Palestinian People

On Palestinian Prisoners’ Day, Delegation Affirms Solidarity with Palestinian People

Activists, including a Critical Resistance member, a CR co-founder, and a member of our Community Advisory, recently released this statement after their return from a…

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May 7 | Expanding the Frame: Perspectives on Gentrification in Oakland

May 7 | Expanding the Frame: Perspectives on Gentrification in Oakland

Community organizers from Critical Resistance, Indian People Organizing for Change, People of Color Sustainable Housing Network, and Street Level Health Project will discuss gentrification in…

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Freeway Banners Across LA: #nomorejails | Support Now on Social Media

Freeway Banners Across LA: #nomorejails | Support Now on Social Media

The LA County Sheriff is attempting to move forward with a plan to build a new women’s jail in Lancaster as part of a long term $2.3…

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Fight to Decriminalize Immigration!

Fight to Decriminalize Immigration!

Dear Friends, Critical Resistance was humbled and inspired this week to participate in a three-day gathering of 50 grassroots organizers and almost 30 organizations from…

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New York Chapter at Work for Abolition

New York Chapter at Work for Abolition

Critical Resistance New York City has been contributing towards growing abolition in the north east. In February the chapter hosted a successful launch event for the…

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San Francisco Sheriff Hennessy Formally Rejects BSCC Money for New Jail!

San Francisco Sheriff Hennessy Formally Rejects BSCC Money for New Jail!

SAN FRANCISCO – Yesterday Sheriff Vicki Hennessy wrote to the Board of State and Community Corrections to rescind San Francisco’s application for jail funding under SB…

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SFBay.ca, 3/12/2016

The Devil is in the Details of Decarceration: Work Group meets to discuss closing jail and building alternatives

For Immediate Release – Friday March 11, 2016 SAN FRANCISCO – Today members of the Work Group to Re-envision the Jail Replacement Project met for…

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Time for Governor to Listen to Community Voices

Time for Governor to Listen to Community Voices

Legislative Analyst Report Follows Community Demands: Says No to $250 Million Jail Proposal For Immediate Release – Tuesday, February 23, 2015 SACRAMENTO – Earlier today,…

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No New SF Jail Victory Party Raises Funds for Mario Woods' Family

No New SF Jail Victory Party Raises Funds for Mario Woods’ Family

On February 21st, CR Oakland and the No New SF Jail Coalition celebrated our victory against the jail proposal in SF and brought people together to build…

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