The Problem With Community Policing

We are pleased to publish this critical overview of community policing from the Abolition Research Group, a project launched by students and activists at the City University of New York…

Rest in Power, Scout Schultz.

Scout Schultz, friend and comrade, murdered by GA Tech PD on September 16th, 2017. In the week after the murder of Scout, a friend and comrade to many, we mourn.…

Medical Knowledge is a Form of Self-Defense

The following piece was written by Debra Elliff. Debra is a nurse by training and a medic by choice. Trained by the medics of Phoenix Urban Health Collective, she has…

Shutdown Atlanta Detention Center! Justice for Atul Patel!

Atul Kumar Babubhai Patel, a 58 year old diabetic, was in ICE custody at the Atlanta City Detention Center when he tragically passed away in early May. In the last…

The Black Panther Party and Building a Rapid Response Network

One common question put against police abolitionist arguments is “Without police, who will come in the case of public emergency?” Although police responding to an emergency is often much worse…

Southern Speaking Tour

A World Without Police begins our Southern Speaking tour tomorrow! All summer we’ll be traveling around the country, but we’re starting with five different cities in the South for the…

ICE Raids & Resistance: An Interview with Black Rose/Rosa Negra – Austin

  In February, Austin, TX was rocked by a series of protests over ICE raids that resulted in over 50 immigrants being detained. Despite backlash from school administration, students played…

Courage In The Face Of Violence: A Case Of Police Brutality In Houston, TX

Recently A World Without Police interviewed Earledreka White who was brutalized by Metro Police in Houston, TX in March of 2016.The trauma she suffered is reminiscent of so many other…

A Reflection from Boise on Police Brutality and the Need for Abolition Work

This contribution was submitted by Valerie Baeshk, an organizer in Boise, ID. Shout out to them and the growing crew of police abolitionists in their town! I am a genderqueer,…

Reflexiones para un mundo sin policia

¡Lea, descargue y comparta la traducción al español del zine Reflexiones para un mundo sin policía! Esta colección de los escritos principales del sitio web de A World Without Police…