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Prison Abolition

This guide explores what prison abolition is, an overview of the movement, and how to get involved.

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This page provides resources to introduce New York City prison abolition activism and organizing for those who want to learn more and get started. Included below is a list of leading and influential community-based, grassroots prison abolition organizations based in New York City founded by leaders in the movement today. A description of the organization, link to their website, social media pages, and contact information are included. It encompasses allied organizations to the prison abolition movement who frequently collaborate and support these organizations' work and activism. Additionally, tools and guides on how do prison abolition organizing on the ground and its existing frameworks of praxis are featured.

Leading Grassroots Prison Abolition Organizations in New York

Allies of the Collaborators with of Prison Abolition Movement