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What Is Prison Abolition About? (Short Articles)

If you're new to abolition, this is a great place to start.

The articles below give a great overview of the basic values and goals of abolitionists. Easy to read and digest.


“So You’re Thinking About Becoming an Abolitionist” 2020.

Mariame Kaba


“What Abolitionists Do,” 2017.

Dan Berger, Mariame Kaba, and David Stein,


“The Case for Abolition,” 2019.

Ruth Wilson Gilmore and James Kilgore,


“Prison Abolition FAQ,” 2020.

K Agbebiyi,