Author Archives: End the Prison Industrial Complex

Book Launch! Taking the Rap: Women Doing Time for Society’s Crimes

Taking the Rap: Women Doing Time for Society’s Crimes by Ann Hansen Book Launch at AKA Autonomous Social Centre – 75 Queen Street Thursday July 12, 7-9pm Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2045812105680675/ Through the looking glass into the Prison for Women (P4W) … Continue reading

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A Criminal’s Guide to Bill C-75: Understanding the Liberals’ Crime Bill (Part 2 of 2)

This article was first published anonymously at North Shore Counter-Info. This is the second part of a two part series. Start at the beginning here. In part 1 of this series, we saw briefly what the Liberals’ crime bill C-75 … Continue reading

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Reflecting on the Prison Farms “Victory”

This anonymous individual reflection was first published at North Shore Counter-Info. Yesterday, the Federal Government announced that a dairy farm would be established at Joyceville Institution alongside goat and vegetable operations, as part of the return of the prison farms … Continue reading

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A Criminal’s Guide to Bill C-75: Understanding the Liberal Crime Bill (Part 1)

This article was first published anonymously at North Shore Counter-Info. It’s the Colton Boushie bill and the #MeToo bill. It’s the bill that wants to speed trials up and change how people are impacted by bail while waiting. It’s a … Continue reading

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New arrests in Hamilton and Montreal: Updates, and call for support

We are sharing the following update and call for support from Hamilton Anarchist Support – to keep up to date with ongoing developments, keep an eye on https://hamiltonanarchistsupport.noblogs.org – and consider sending them some support! * New arrests in Hamilton … Continue reading

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Stories of Repression and Resilience

Community Discussion and Fundraising Dinner for Cedar Hopperton May 11th, 2018 from 5:30-8:30pm Kingston Unitarian Fellowship Hall (206 Concession St.) Come enjoy a delicious and healthy dinner while listening to members of our community share stories and wisdom from their … Continue reading

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Kingston May Day 2018!

Tuesday May 1st 2018 5pm: BBQ at Skeleton Park 6pm: March! maydaykingston [at] riseup [dot] net Since the Haymarket affair in 1886, May 1st has been marked around the world as International Workers Day or May Day. In Kingston, anti-capitalists … Continue reading

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Under New Management: Resistance to Prisons in Ontario & Quebec

We’re excited to share this new article, interview and zine first published by It’s Going Down (Part I – Part II – Zine PDF) with a brief history to some resistance inside and outside prisons in Ontario and Quebec. Intro … Continue reading

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Hamilton Anarchist Bookfair: March 3-4, 2018

The Hamilton Anarchist Bookfair – Saturday, March 3 and Sunday, March 4, 2018 – takes place at Westdale Secondary School (700 Main St. W. MAP) Accessible from the 403 and a quick bus ride from MacNab Terminal in the downtown … Continue reading

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October 12th: “No Justice, Just Us” Screening

No Justice… Just Us: Movement Defense Against State Repression Trouble Episode #4 Screening and discussion Thursday October 12, 7-9pm at AKA (75 Queen Street) Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/463282944055640/ AKA and EPIC invite you to a screening and discussion of Submedia’s Trouble #4 … Continue reading

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