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March 15 International Day Against Police Brutality

Kansas City MO – March 13 31st and Main St – 2pm The International Day Against Police Brutality is for standing up to make it be known we are ungovernable. A second rally and march is planned later in the evening by the Ida B Wells Coalition. Meeting at the Jackson county courthouse at 6pm, … Continue reading

Orange is the New Green

Orange is the New Green, or how ‘Restorative Justice Programs’ mask unpaid prisoner labor. According to a Missouri Dept of Corrections report, [pdf] prison gardens provided 163 tons of fresh produce which was donated to various charitable food banks in 2013. There are 23 such gardens across the Missouri archipelago of prisons tended to by … Continue reading

A personal account of recidivism in St Joseph MO at WRDCC

The price of choosing prison: After a hasty decision, a wait for freedom February 28 By DUGAN ARNETT The Kansas City Star ST. JOSEPH — On a recent weekday morning, in the bland confines of St. Joseph’s Western Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center, Inmate 168989 takes a seat in a plastic chair in the visitors … Continue reading

3 Years After 2010 GA Prison Hunger Strike, Another Erupts

Originally posted on south brooklyn anarchist black cross:
3 Years After 2010 GA Prison Hunger Strike, Another Erupts, But Still No Organizing For Prisoners Outside the Walls 02/26/2014 — Bruce A. Dixon In December 2010 GA prisoners staged a brief strike, asking for their rights as men and human beings. They depended, and still depend…