Sep 26: A Workshop on Abolition + Decarceration: Love Letters to Movement Leaders

A Workshop on Abolition + Decarceration: Love Letters to Movement Leaders Saturday, September 26, 10am PT / 1pm ET REGISTER Join 18 Million Rising, Survived and Punished, and Asian Prisoner Support Committee and write love letters for abolition! Recommended $15-$20 donation. We strongly encourage you to give the amount that is right for you. Your donation […]

Sep 30: Reimagining our Legacy: Transforming from criminalization to liberation

REGISTER This 2-part webinar series is inspired by a question posed by activist Mimi Kim: “Why and how did the violence against women movement - an emancipatory social movement - choose criminalization as a dominant strategy…and how has this focus on criminalization affected survivors?” In this time of emergence, we are called to reflect on […]

Oct 5: Black Survivors and Caregivers Resisting Criminalization

Join Members of the #StandWithTracy Team and Survived and Punished NY for a virtual event: Black Survivors and Caregivers Resisting Criminalization REGISTRATION Mon, October 5, 2020 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT Speakers: Dr. Dorothy Roberts, Scholar, Professor, Social Justice Activist, and Author of Killing the Black Body, Shattered Bonds, and Fatal Invention Andrea James, Founder and Executive […]

Oct 6: Reimagining our Legacy: Transforming from criminalization to liberation

REGISTER This 2-part webinar series is inspired by a question posed by activist Mimi Kim: “Why and how did the violence against women movement - an emancipatory social movement - choose criminalization as a dominant strategy…and how has this focus on criminalization affected survivors?” In this time of emergence, we are called to reflect on […]

Oct 15: Connect the Cops: Mapping Gendered Police Violence Across Punitive Contexts

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UCI Initiative to End Family Violence presents Connect the Cops: Mapping Gendered Police Violence Across Punitive Contexts Featuring Alisa Bierria and Aminah Elster Thursday, October 15, 2020 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. PDT REGISTER Does the grassroots demand to defund the police include systems of policing in prisons, schools, homes, and healthcare? How can defunding […]

Oct 20: #DefundPrisonsDefendSurvivors Twitter Power Hour

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  SAVE THE DATE TWITTER POWER HOUR Join Survived & Punished and friends for Domestic Violence Awareness Month #DefundPrisonsDefendSurvivors #DVAM TWITTER POWER HOUR Tuesday, October 20th 11am PT / 12pm MT / 1pm CT / 2pm ET Featuring launch of new portraits of incarcerated survivors and campaign website! Follow @survivepunish

Oct 21: Transformative Justice in the Era of #DefundPolice: Lessons from the Past, Strategizing for the Future

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Wednesday October 21, 2020, 4pm ET REGISTER As the ongoing worldwide protests against police violence so vividly demonstrate, there is an increasing demand to end policing and develop real strategies for keeping each other safe. On October 21, longtime anti-violence organizers and transformative justice practitioners Shira Hassan and Mimi Kim will join us for a […]

Oct 21: Black Feminism & Abolition

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REGISTRATION Wed, Oct 21 | 6pm CT Mariame Kaba, Rachel Caidor, Deana Lewis, and Beth Richie will discuss Black feminist abolitionist movement building and organizing in Chicago and beyond. They bring years of experience in building abolitionist campaigns for incarcerated survivors and in response to Black women killed by police as well as creating gatherings […]

Oct 23, Bakersfield: Domestic Violence Awareness Month Rally to Stop Punishing Survivors

Kern County Superior Court 1415 Truxton Ave, Bakersfield

A coalition of organizations, advocates, and survivors of domestic violence are organizing a Domestic Violence Awareness Month rally in Bakersfield, CA on Friday, October 23rd at 9am to call for the end of criminal punishment of survivors of domestic violence. We call on the Kern County DA to drop the charges for survivors, Wendy Howard […]