Gender & Sexuality
Florida’s Amendment 4 would restore the voting rights of 1.7 million formerly incarcerated people
Like South Carolina, Florida refuses to relocate inmates under Hurricane Michael
South Carolina won’t relocate inmates in Hurricane Florence’s path
After NYC makes inmate calls free, Texas reduces charge from 26 cents a minute to 6
Inmates in at least 17 states begin massive labor strike, calling conditions modern-day slavery
Prisons increasingly employ teachers and secretaries to substitute for guards
‘The New Jim Crow’ lands on banned books lists in New Jersey prisons, now allowed after backlash
How growing up in what some called a religious “cult” helped me make sense of police abolition
“Prison was good for me”: How the state manipulates barely surviving its brutality into sanctuary
Bill Brennan, New Jersey candidate for governor, connects for-profit prisons with slavery
Two Inmates Die During National Prison Strike
President Obama Reforms Solitary Confinement In Federal Prisons
Columbia First US University To Divest from Private Prisons
Lawsuits claim private prison company covered up youth sexual abuse
8 ways to exist in white spaces when setting them on fire isn’t an option
Florida International University right wing student group under fire over racist messages and rape jokes
Doctors refused to diagnose my chronic illness because this world ignores Black women’s pain
The story of Black queer women imprisoned for defending themselves to reminds us this criminal system cannot save us
“It doesn’t have to make sense to other people”: An interview with African Diaspora Childfree Sociologist, Dr. Kimya N. Dennis
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