Activists who are working to defund the police are also part of a collective struggle to end neoliberal capitalism.
When candidates running for prosecutor claim to be on the side of survivors of violence, we need to take a closer look.
Ongoing police violence against LGBTQ people has led to a nationwide movement to limit or ban cops from Pride events.
Police and the military operate under the same principle — they move in, occupy and oppress communities.
“None of us are safe, so long as safety is mythologized on these terms,” says Kelly Hayes.
George Floyd was murdered by police one year ago today. “Defund the police” is digging in and growing roots.
Abolitionists are confronting racial capitalism and policing in the post-industrial city of Paterson, New Jersey.
Muslims are marking the end of Ramadan and working to create a just world free of police, prisons and punishment.
A campus-based movement is growing in response, to abolish police presence and transform safety infrastructures.