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Earth liberation and prison abolition.

URGENT: Tropical Storm Barry Phone Zap

As Tropical Storm Barry threatens Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas over 65,000 people behind prison bars and in detention centers lie directly in it’s path with no ability to evacuate. Please call in to make...

Prison Hunger Strike Supporters Gather Outside of Limestone Correctional Facility in Protest of Abuse...

Report on solidarity rally and hunger strike in Harvest, Alabama to support prisoner demands to end corruption and bad conditions. Harvest, AL – On Saturday, June 22, organizers from local and national prisoners’ rights...

Prison Abolitionists Shut Down Offices Leasing Out Unpaid Prison Slaves

An action report from Fight Toxic Prisons about a recent action which disrupted the ability of the Florida Department of Corrections from being able to send out prisoners to work as unpaid prison slaves...

Prisoners and Activists Stop New Prison on Coal Mine Site in Kentucky

A report from Fight Toxic Prisons on the recent victory to block the construction of a prison in Kentucky. Washington, DC — In response to a federal lawsuit filed by Green Justice attorneys, the Bureau of Prisons...

Phone Zap: Solidarity with 3,000 Kurdish Hunger Strikers

A call for solidarity and a phone zap on May Day with the 3,000 Kurdish hungers strikers. There has been an ask for international solidarity for the 3000 prison hunger strikers fighting towards Kurdish autonomy...

Kenneth Traywick Faces Retaliation for Hunger Strike in Alabama

The situation at Limestone Correctional Facility is becoming more urgent as hunger striker and friend Kenneth Traywick endures continued retaliation from wardens, staff, and the highest officials of the Alabama Department of Corrections.  In...

FTP 2019 Convergence in Gainesville

The 2019 Fight Toxic Prisons Convergence is taking place June 14-17 in Gainesville, Florida and will include speakers, panels, workshops, protests and cultural activities exploring the intersections of anti-prison and environmental struggles. We are currently...

Alabama Prison Hunger Strike Spreads to Limestone Correctional Facility

Report on growing hunger strike in the Alabama Department of Corrections, which has now grow into the Limestone Correctional Facility. On Monday, n26,  the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC) transferred a confined citizen, Kenneth S....

8 Prisoners Launch Hunger Strike at Holman CF In Protest of Unwarranted Solitary Confinement

Report from the infamous Holman prison in Alabama about a recent hunger strike.At approximately 2 AM on February 28th, 2019, thirty inmates at St. Clair Correctional Facility were awoken and told without explanation that...

On Year After #OperationPUSH: Next Steps in the Struggle

Update on the struggle around #OperationPUSH, which emerged at the start of 2018 in Florida prisons. Last year today, you and your organizations joined over 160 groups who signed on in support of #OperationPUSH demands,...