Ruth Wilson Gilmore, Mariame Kaba and Mujahid Farid, moderated by Abraham Paulos of Families for Freedom.
New York, NY; September 16, 2016
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2016 Series Events
In 2016 we kicked off Profiles in Abolition with events in Los Angeles, New York City, Oakland, and Atlanta. Profiles in Abolition has been a vibrant success, bringing together over 2,000 people in four cities to dream of a world where the political horizon is not dominated by cages and policing and igniting inspiring conversations about PIC abolition.
We gathered former prisoners, radical organizers, beloved educators, artists, musicians, and CR members to share the deep knowledge of grassroots leadership. Discussing CR campaigns and projects together with those of allied co-host organizations highlighted the connections between our radical vision and the practical steps people can take to advance abolition with us. Read more: criticalresistance.org/abolition