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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Hiring Part Time Operations Assistant

Hiring Part Time Operations Assistant

We are excited to announce the hiring of a part time Operations Assistant to support our work as a national organization for abolition of the prison…

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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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Free Them All! Political Prisoners & Anti-Imperialist Resistance

Free Them All! Political Prisoners & Anti-Imperialist Resistance

To protectors of the land, indigenous freedom fighters, and defenders against colonialism: we stand in joint struggle with you as our work for abolition of…

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#GivingTuesday was a success! Thank you for Supporting The Abolitionist Newspaper

#GivingTuesday was a success! Thank you for Supporting The Abolitionist Newspaper

 “Dear Abolitionist [editors], I just want to say that the work you guys do at The Abolitionist is inspiring. I have been receiving your paper…

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Trump's Victory A Reflection of Oppression and War-Making in America

Trump’s Victory A Reflection of Oppression and War-Making in America

Originally posted on East Bay Express. Let’s not exceptionalize Trump. Let’s denormalize and fight the tools that will be used during his presidency, as during…

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CR in Solidarity with Standing Rock

CR in Solidarity with Standing Rock

Despite what has seemed like a media blackout, millions across the world have been moved by the powerful struggle for land, water, and freedom at…

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Announcing: The Profiles in Abolition Video Project

Announcing: The Profiles in Abolition Video Project

The Profiles in Abolition Video Project In this period of astonishing energy and public discussion about the state of policing, imprisonment, sentencing, and surveillance, CR…

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Atlanta continues to stand for abolition

Atlanta continues to stand for abolition

Atlanta, GA – Organizers, activists, and cultural performers gather today in the space of Degrees of Visibility, a photography installation on the politics of imprisonment…

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Continuing to Fight Jail Expansion in LA

Continuing to Fight Jail Expansion in LA

CR-LA and the LA No More Jails Coalition have been in the thick of the fight to stop construction of a women’s jail on toxic…

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