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Earth liberation and prison abolition.

Florida Prison Visitation Cuts Held at Bay… For Now

The Campaign to Fight Toxic Prisons views contact visitation as an environmental justice issue as well as a basic human right. Humans are a social species and environmental health depends on the ability to...

The Third Annual ‘Fight Toxic Prisons’ Convergence is June 8-11th in Pittsburgh, PA

The following is an announcement for third annual Fight Toxic Prisons convergence. The third annual Fight Toxic Prisons Convergence will take place in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania from June 8-11th. The convergence will include speakers, panels, workshops,...

Time on Ice: Florida Officials Torture Prisoners With Freezing Strip Cells

What follows is a report from Kevin "Rashid" Johnson, on conditions he faced upon arriving in the Florida prison system, and the systematic use of torture employed by guards. By Kevin Rashid Johnson "a white guard...

Calls Needed As Prisoner “Rashid” Johnson Asks for Support in the Face of Torture

Kevin "Rashid" Johnson, a prison journalist, has been thrown in the hole since the start of #OperationPUSH in Florida prisons simply for writing an article about the strike and economic boycott. Now, lawyers have...

BREAKING: Rashid Johnson Tortured by Florida DOC

This update from Fight Toxic Prisons details the Florida State Prison system's attack on prisoner Kevin "Rashid" Johnson. Johnson has been charged with "inciting a riot" simply for writing about #OperationPUSH, a economic strike and...

Rashid Johnson Faces “Inciting a Riot” Charge for Reporting on #OperationPUSH

Incarcerated Florida organizer and Minister of Defense of the New Afrikan Black Panther Party (Prison Chapter) Kevin “Rashid” Johnson is facing political repression in the form of an “inciting a riot” charge for reporting on Operation PUSH. Read...

5 Ways to Support FL Prisoners Going on Strike Tomorrow

Tomorrow, prisoners across the state of Florida plan to launch a work strike against prison slavery, high canteen prices, and to fully return parole - among other demands. For an overview of the strike,...

A Statement from Haitian Prisoners Supporting Operation PUSH

From SPARC The following is a statement is from a group of Haitian prisoners in the FL DOC system who are supporting the prisoner strike slated to begin on Jan 15. The timing of this statement is particularly...

Florida Prisoners Announce Operation PUSH Starting Jan 15th to Cripple Prison System

The following message is from a group of prisoners who are spread throughout the Florida Department of Corrections (DOC). It was sent anonymously and compiled from a series of correspondences received on November 26th...

Frackville Prison’s Systemic Water Crisis

by Bryant Arroyo On September 19, 21, 24 and 27, 2017, we prisoners at Pennsylvania’s SCI-Frackville facility experienced four incidences with respect to the crisis of drinking toxic water. While this was not the first...