Incarceration

Milwaukee, WI: Anarchists Light Up the City with Anti-ICE and Anti-Prison Messages

The following report from Milwaukee was anonymously sent to It's Going Down. Last night some anarchists got on top of a parking garage with a spotlight and a generator. We flashed "ABOLISH ICE" and...

Missouri Prisoners Engage in Sit-in and Destroy Property Across Racial Lines

The following report about a recent prison rebellion at Tipton Correctional in Missouri was anonymously submitted to It's Going Down.  Following a riot that occurred at the Crossroads Correctional Center in Missouri in May, prisoners...

Winning Phone Zap Campaigns: An Interview with Oakland IWOC

Call-in campaigns, also known as "phone zaps," have become an often used tool in a growing number of people's tool boxes. Whether calling into prisons to get someone out of solitary or to restore...

Final Straw: Discussion on Upcoming #August21 Prison Strike

This week Bursts had two conversations, both focusing on the upcoming Prisoner Strike from August 21st to September 9th, 2018, one with a member of IWOC and one with a Amani Sawari, a media...
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The Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement announces the First Annual Nat Turner Day!

To commemorate the first day of the prison strike, the Revolutionary Abolitionist Movement (RAM) announces the first Nat Turner Day this August 21st, 2018. It is no coincidence this is the first day of...

Week of International Support in Lead Up to Nationwide Prison Strike

A call from a variety of groups to make some noise for the upcoming prison strike, kicking off on August 21st, 2018. This is a challenge to every anarchist, abolitionist, rebel and determined fighter...

Deadly Extreme Heat & Deliberate Indifference Inside Texas Prisons: The Culture of Neglect and...

Incarcerated Worker Organizing Committee (IWOC) organizer and writer, Comrade Malik reports on the continued situation facing Texas prisoners of overheating. “Plaintiffs allege that “sweltering temperatures inside buildings where houses inmates”, including the Wallace...

Mexico City: Guards Attack Cimarrón Collective’s Autonomous Prison Library

This communique speaks to the recent attacks against imprisoned compañeros in the Reclusorio Norte, including the destruction of the autonomous library spearheaded by the Cimarrón Collective. The original in Spanish was published by Proyecto...

Sacramento, CA: Fuck the 4TH, Crush ICE, Abolish ALL Cages

Report from Sacramento about an anti-ICE rally and march. On Wednesday 7/4/18, a group of autonomous individuals in Sacramento rallied at the ICE building to say: fuck the 4th and fuck this racist country with...

All Hands on Deck: Get Malik Washington out of Ad-Seg!

Update and call to support IWOC member and long time prison organizer, Malik Washington. Several weeks ago, friends and supporters of incarcerated freedom fighter Comrade Malik Washington were overjoyed to hear that he was...