JOIN US TO DEMAND: NO MORE CAGES IN CALIFORNIA! Prisons and jails have devastating impacts on our communities. People who have lived through prison and jail time often come back to their communities less able to secure the basic life necessities. Imprisonment harms people’s physical and mental health and formerly imprisoned people often lose their jobs, homes, and children. Inside jails and prisons, people face medical neglect, constant harassment, and physical and sexual violence. The racist violence of imprisonment takes away vital economic and emotional support from mostly poor communities of color.
Our goals are to:
- Eliminate statewide funding sources for prisons and county jails.
- Persuade cities, counties and…
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