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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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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Prisoners Speak Out: Analysis and Perspectives

Prisoners Speak Out: Analysis and Perspectives

Part of the mission of Critical Resistance is to uplift and amplify the perspectives of those most targeted by the prison industrial complex. We regularly…

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Resistance Against the PIC & International Women's Strike

Resistance Against the PIC & International Women’s Strike

Critical Resistance is proud to be one of over 100 organizations endorsing the internationalist and anti-imperialist platform authored for International Women’s Strike for a global day…

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PDX Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not Policing”

PDX Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not Policing”

For Immediate Release – Monday, March 6, 2017 Portland Police Bureau Requests Budget Increase Despite Ongoing Abuse and Violence Community Organizations Demand “Mental Health Care Not…

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No Justification for the Violence of Policing: CRPDX on the Murder of Quanice Hayes

No Justification for the Violence of Policing: CRPDX on the Murder of Quanice Hayes

Much of what has been reported on surrounding the murder of Quanice Hayes, a 17-year-old Black youth living in Portland, has focused on whether or…

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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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