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Abolition2Abundance is based in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. We struggle for safe, healthy, and happy communities free from violence and for the abolition of and alternatives to prisons, police, jails and other forms of incarceration. Learn more…

Suggested Viewing!

Alex Vitale, author of The End of Policing, discusses why police reform won’t make us safer, and what will. Followed by a discussion moderated by A. Naomi Paik. Much of the moderated discussion covers topics specifically related to abolition work in Champaign-Urbana.

Abolition means not just the closing of prisons but the presence, instead, of vital systems of support that many communities lack.

Ruth Wilson Gilmore