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We do this 'til we free us : abolitionist organizing and transforming justice

Author: Mariame Kaba; Naomi Murakawa
Publisher: Chicago, IL : Haymarket Books, 2021. ©2021
Series: Abolitionist papers series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"What if social transformation and liberation isn't about waiting for someone else to come along and save us? What if ordinary people have the power to collectively free ourselves? In this timely collection of essays and interviews, Mariame Kaba reflects on the deep work of abolition and transformative political struggle."--Page 4 of cover.

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Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mariame Kaba; Naomi Murakawa
ISBN: 9781642595253 164259525X 9781642594287 1642594288
OCLC Number: 1240267964
Description: xxviii, 206 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: So you're thinking about becoming an abolitionist --
There are no perfect victims --
The state can't give us transformative justice --
Making demands: reforms for and against abolition --
We must practice and experiment: abolitionist organizing and theory --
Accountability is not punishment: transforming how we deal with harm and violence --
Show up and don't travel alone: we need eachother.
Series Title: Abolitionist papers series.
Other Titles: We do this until we free us
Responsibility: Mariame Kaba ; foreword by Naomi Murakawa ; edited by Tamara K. Nopper.


A reflection on prison industrial complex abolition and a vision for collective liberation from organizer and educator Mariame Kaba.  Read more...


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"Mariame Kaba is a humble phenom in the most important of traditions - abolition. What we have in these pages is a wide ranging account of abolitionist theory in action - and that is no easy feat. Read more...

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