Check out some of CR’s 2016 work and collaborative projects offered here as examples and resources to further our fight together to abolish the prison industrial complex.
Reports and Interviews
Testimony from People Imprisoned at California State Prison – Lancaster “No New Jail in Lancaster”
Oakland Power Projects: Interview with Ruben Leal, Community Medic.
Eight Steps for a Jail Free San Francisco
Health Workers Join the Growing Call to Stop Urban Shield
Oakland Power Projects: What Happens When You Call 911
Portland Crisis First Responders Draft Infographic
Profiles in Abolition/Degrees of Visibility Brochure
ABOLITIONIST ISSUE 25: POLICING
ABOLITIONIST ISSUE 24: EDUCATION
Care Not Cages: LA Jail Fight Zine
Repression, Resistance, and Social Transformation: Attica Interview Project Zine
5 Reasons Why LA Doesn’t Need A New Women’s Jail!
Angela Davis Opposes Proposed LA County Women’s Jail from Critical Resistance on Vimeo.
“What Do You Want Instead of Jails?” Outreach video for annual CRLA Mother’s Day Event
Strong Communities Beyond Policing, Profiles in Abolition event series. Featuring Rachel Herzing and Dylan Rodriguez in conversation, moderated by Lara Kiswani
Prison Industrial Complex
Fusion: A World Without Prisons, videos below.
Mohamed Shehk, on the history of the prison industrial complex abolition movement, its international scope, and where it could go next.
Kamau Walton, on abolitionist models, practices, demands and needs that could replace the punitive criminal justice system.
WE ARE NOT DISPOSABLE: The Toxic Impacts of Prison and Jails (Los Angeles)
Urban Shield: Abandoning Hope Not Building Hope (Oakland)
Build Justice Not Jails: Community Health Initiatives (San Francisco)