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
Electronic home monitoring is often posited as a "humane" alternative to incarceration, but EHM still takes a toll on physical and mental wellbeing. Read our new research report on EHM and how it expands the reach of the prison industrial complex.
A new policy report on food, nutrition, and eating inside Washington State prisons. The report offers an abolitionist framework for challenging the root causes of prison food, avoiding the pitfalls of half-step reforms, and joining the fights for food justice and prison abolition.
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!