No More Jails! Fighting Jail Expansion and the Harms of Imprisonment

No More Jails! Fighting Jail Expansion and the Harms of Imprisonment

For the past 15 years, CR has been a leader in the movement against prison and jail construction across the US.  Our innovative, integrated approach…

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Public Health Professionals Identify Policing as a Public Health Threat: Support and Spread the Word

Public Health Professionals Identify Policing as a Public Health Threat: Support and Spread the Word

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Resisting Policing: Dismantle, Divest, Defund

Resisting Policing: Dismantle, Divest, Defund

Why fight policing? Experiences of criminalization & imprisonment are some of the most durable obstacles to full, equitable participation in our society and major blocks…

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Honoring Rose Braz: CR co-founder and abolitionist leader

Honoring Rose Braz: CR co-founder and abolitionist leader

May 5, 2017 Dear Friends, With tender spirits and heavy hearts, we at Critical Resistance bid farewell to one of our co-founders and long time…

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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

Watch the video of this inspiring event: Without Walls: Abolition & Rethinking Education Date: Friday April 14th, 6 – 8: 30 PM Location: Islamic Cultural Center of Northern…

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