Our friends at Free Them All WA asked us to do some research supporting these demands:
Decarcerate WA by 50%
Defund DOC by at least $300 million
Improve quality of life for currently incarcerated people
Support Community Reentry & Reduce Post-Release Surveillance
Washington State wants to spend $612 million on the expansion of Western State Hospital. We compiled information on the expansion and our vision for an abolitionist future.
What is disability justice? How does disability justice and showing up for disabled people relate to abolishing prisons and all forms of incarceration? Check out this disability justice FAQ to find out!
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