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Abolition For The People

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The Journey Continues

Abolition for the People

Yes, an alternative is possible. Here’s a roadmap.

The People’s Guide to Abolition

Abolition for the People

A toolkit for the path forward

Week 1: Police and Policing

Dismantle, Change, Build

Abolition for the People

From state-level coalitions to sweeping federal mandates, imagining the future means spending money in the right places

Revolution as Policy

Abolition for the People

Voting out those who perpetuate harm is a key part of abolition

Who Is Being Healed?

Abolition for the People

I was 19 when I went to prison, but prison isn’t what healed me

Ending the War on Black Women

Abolition for the People

Victory will not be achieved through prosecutions, but through transforming the conditions of violence

Abolition for the People

Calls to defund prisons and policing is neither new nor hopelessly utopian

Abolition for the People

When people came together in the 19th century to oppose the expanding slave system, they were considered an aberration — but the course they charted continues to this day

The New Jim Code

Abolition for the People

Far from loosening incarceration’s grip, modern tools like predictive policing and tracking apps have instead deepened the carceral state’s influence over everyday life

Abolition for the People

The idea that we can resolve racism by integrating a fundamentally anti-Black institution in the U.S. is the most absurd notion of all

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