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Last updated: February 2023
What is the Prison Industrial Complex?
Mass Incarceration Origin Stories
Sexual Violence and Anti-Carceral Feminism
Restorative and Transformative Justice
Private Prisons and Prison Labor
Prison Organizing, Past and Present
The Nonprofit Industrial Complex
Climate (In)Justice and Prisons
Crimmigration and Border Abolition
Christianity and Prison Abolition
Abolition for Parents and Young People
Abolition, Surveillance, and “Terrorism”
Should Killer Cops Go To Prison?
Abolition and Gun Violence/Control
“Sex Offenses” and Civil Commitment
Hate Crimes and White Supremacist Violence