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Introductory ContentTitleAuthorLink
Imagine a World Without PoliceJason Sole Imagine a world without police | 10tv.com
Modern Day AbolitionistMargie O’Loughlinhttps://www.longfellownokomismessenger.com/stories/modern-day-abolitionist,1260
On The Good Place and Prison AbolitionSrishti Kapurhttps://medium.com/@srishtikapur/on-the-good-place-and-prison-abolition-f9193fb86152
Are Prisons Obsolete?Angela Davishttps://www.feministes-radicales.org/wp-content/uploads/2010/11/Angela-Davis-Are_Prisons_Obsolete.pdf
What is Abolition?Critical Resistancehttp://criticalresistance.org/about/not-so-common-language/
Diminishing/Dismantling the Prison Systemprisonpolicy.orghttp://criticalresistance.org/about/not-so-common-language/
Abolition 101https://youtu.be/UwYik8nn63U
13th (documentary)Ava Duvernayhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=krfcq5pF8u8
9 Commitments for 2021Mariame Kabahttps://docs.google.com/document/d/e/2PACX-1vRR6IALSI7L16B0AdDwQ4EZ2W3cKhRh2jE_OFcli13S-G3mLy3DzTjRehXerTM7HP2rjcIR2SJpV5ML/pub
Abolition for the PeopleLEVELhttps://level.medium.com/abolition-for-the-people-397ef29e3ca5
The End of PolicingAlex Vitalehttps://www.versobooks.com/books/2426-the-end-of-policing
Instead of PrisonsPrison Policy Institutehttps://www.prisonpolicy.org/scans/instead_of_prisons/
Inside This Place Not Of ItAyelet Waldman and Robin Levi https://voiceofwitness.org/oral-history-book-series/women-in-prison/
Youth Guide to AbolitionProject NIAhttps://issuu.com/projectnia/docs/_2021__ayo-final-combined
From Prison to Ph.D: A Memoir of Hope, Resilience, and Second ChancesJason Sole
Intermediate ContentLetter to the Anti-Rape MovementMariame Kabahttps://issuu.com/projectnia/docs/letter-to-the-antirape-movement
Against Carceral FeminismVictoria Lawhttps://www.jacobinmag.com/2014/10/against-carceral-feminism/
Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of ColorAndrea J. Ritchiehttp://invisiblenomorebook.com/
Captive GendersEric A Stanley and Nat Smithhttp://www.deanspade.net/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/Building-an-Abolitionist-Trans-Queer-Movement-With-Everything-Weve-Got.pdf
MAJOR! (movie)https://vimeo.com/ondemand/major
What Does Justice Look Like Without Prisons?Oonagh Ryderhttps://novaramedia.com/2018/01/14/what-does-justice-look-like-without-prisons/
Police “Reforms” You Should Always OpposeMariame Kabahttps://truthout.org/articles/police-reforms-you-should-always-oppose/
Ruth Wilson Gilmore Makes the Case for AbolitionRuth Wilson Gilmorehttps://theintercept.com/2020/06/10/ruth-wilson-gilmore-makes-the-case-for-abolition/
American Police PodcastThoroughlinehttps://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cubnByLm9yZy9yc3MvcG9kY2FzdC5waHA_aWQ9NTEwMzMz/episode/MDdhZDdkMzktYTIxNC00MTdlLWEwYTEtNTc3NThiYzBmMWQx?hl=en&ep=6
When the PIC Masquerades as Social WelfareRuth Wilson Gilmorehttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c0uoA8EWyKk
Here’s Why Abolishing Private Prisons Isn’t A Silver BulletMia Armstronghttps://www.themarshallproject.org/2019/09/12/here-s-why-abolishing-private-prisons-isn-t-a-silver-
The Impacts of the PICLaura Whitehornhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ACQXHfkuMM
Big Dreams and Bold Steps Toward A Police Free FutureRachel Herzighttps://truthout.org/articles/big-dreams-and-bold-steps-toward-a-police-free-future/
Policing Black Bodies Angela J. Hattery and Earl Smith https://www.nacdl.org/Media/Policing-Black-Bodies-Race-Criminal-Justice-System
Understanding Mass IncarcerationJames Kilgorehttps://www.thriftbooks.com/w/understanding-mass-incarceration-a-peoples-guide-to-the-key-civil-rights-struggle-of-our-time_james-kilgore/11718016/item/23453918/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwxdSHBhCdARIsAG6zhlWcNN_5vq3SPRLrnUlZN6U8UeQrplVUDaqag-kEczwqCT8HThMMG28aAt9QEALw_wcB#idiq=23453918&edition=11303706
We Do This Till We Free UsMariame Kaba
Hood FeminismMikki Kendall
Making Abolition WorldsAbolition Collective