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What Abolition Looks Like, From the Panthers to the People

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

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Robin D. G. Kelley

Robin D. G. Kelley

Robin D. G. Kelley is Prof. of History at UCLA. His books include Freedom Dreams: The Black Radical Imagination. https://history.ucla.edu/faculty/robin-kelley

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