8 steps toward abolishing police & prisons.
- Confessions of a Former Bastard Cop
Why reform won’t work, from a former cop.
- What are we talking about when we talk about “a police-free future?”
What it means and how we can get there.
Philanthropy & Redistribution
My favorite charity – sending cash to the poor has been shown to be the most efficient and effective method for aid. They are also running a Guaranteed Basic Income trial.
In-depth research and recommendations for where to put your donation dollars to do the most good.
- Open Philanthropy Project
“How can we accomplish as much good as possible?” From the people behind GiveWell and Good Ventures.
- Brennan Center for Justice
Policy and law research institute at NYU School of Law, seeking to improve systems of democracy and justice in the US.
- Prison Policy Initiative
Research and advocacy to address mass criminalization and incarceration.
- The Last Mile
Teaching incarcerated people to code to improve re-entry outcomes.
- The Marshall Project
A journalism nonprofit specifically created to investigate the US criminal justice system.
- Vera Institute of Justice
Developing practical, innovative criminal justice reforms on the local and national level.
Transforming Violence Culture
- Alternatives to Violence Project
Transforming conflict in prisons and communities.
- Cure Violence
Treating violence as a contagious health issue – the people behind The Interrupters, a documentary about people who interrupt impending violence in the community before it happens.
- Life After Hate
Helping people in hate groups leave, and researching how that process happens.