Sonali Kolhatkar of Yes! Magazine interviews Critical Resistance co-founder Ruthie Wilson Gilmore on her latest book, Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation (Verso, 2022). The book is based on Gilmore’s numerous abolition-themed lectures and papers spanning several decades.

“Imagining the impossible is what people have been doing in the struggle for liberation,” says academic and activist Ruthie Wilson Gilmore in a conversation about Abolition Geography: Essays Towards Liberation.