Annual Report for 2020 is Here!

Annual Report for 2020 is Here!

Dear friends and fellow travelers, The challenges, loss and hardship of 2020 motivated us to organize with urgency, responsiveness and solidarity. As health, economic, and…

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National Event April 13, 2021: Abolition is Essential -- Organizing against the PIC in the Face of COVID-19

National Event April 13, 2021: Abolition is Essential — Organizing against the PIC in the Face of COVID-19

On March 30, 2020, Critical Resistance and a powerful cast of movement partners came together for “Organizing Against Toxic Imprisonment in the Face of Covid-19,”…

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Defund OPD Victory & Next Action

Defund OPD Victory & Next Action

A Winning Start to Defund CampaignMoves Forward in Oakland Defund Oakland Police Department (OPD) Coalition successfully moves community recommendations through Reimagine Public Safety task force to Oakland City…

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Hot off the Press: The Abolitionist Issue 34, Winter 2021!

Hot off the Press: The Abolitionist Issue 34, Winter 2021!

Hot off the Press: The Abolitionist Issue 34, Winter 2021! We are thrilled to announce that our winter issue of The Abolitionist (#34) has gone…

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2 New Tools: Advice Video and Defund Policing Website!

2 New Tools: Advice Video and Defund Policing Website!

New “Advice to New Abolitionists” Video by Rachel Herzing In 2020, we saw one of the biggest waves of people identifying as abolitionist and calling…

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Abolitionist Steps to End Imprisonment - New Organizing Resource

Abolitionist Steps to End Imprisonment – New Organizing Resource

Critical Resistance is pleased to offer a brand new anti-imprisonment tool, a “Reformist reforms vs. abolitionist steps to end imprisonment” poster! Wondering about the differences…

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Issue 33 of The Abolitionist-- Out Now!

Issue 33 of The Abolitionist– Out Now!

We are pleased to announce that our latest Issue of The Abolitionist (#33) is finally being mailed out to our readers right now! Help us send it free to thousands…

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2020 Election Analysis: The Necessity for Abolition in 2021 and Beyond

2020 Election Analysis: The Necessity for Abolition in 2021 and Beyond

The Immediate Post-Election Moment The presidential race having gone to the Biden/ Harris ticket last weekend, we at Critical Resistance are engaged in reflection and analysis about what this means…

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Check out our *new* Organizers' Toolkit to Abolish Policing!

Check out our *new* Organizers’ Toolkit to Abolish Policing!

Critical Resistance is excited to share with you our new organizers’ toolkit—Our Communities, Our Solutions: An Organizer’s Toolkit to Developing Campaigns to Abolish Policing—now available…

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Join Us Thursday, Oct 15 for STRAIGHT OUT OF CONFINEMENT, an Abolition NOW Network WEBINAR!

Join Us Thursday, Oct 15 for STRAIGHT OUT OF CONFINEMENT, an Abolition NOW Network WEBINAR!

Join us and the AbolitionNOW Network for another webinar, this time on #DefundThePolice, #FreeThemALL and the Fight for Abolition! As the election fast approaches and…

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