Category Archives: Announcements

May Day 2017!

Facebook event On May 1st we celebrate May Day – also known as International Workers’ Day – an international anti-capitalist holiday. May 1st 1886 marked the beginning of a three-day general strike to demand an eight-hour work day and improved … Continue reading

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Montreal Anarchist Bookfair: May 27 & 28, 2017

Mark your calendars … MONTREAL ANARCHIST BOOKFAIR 2017 Two days: Saturday, May 27 & Sunday, May 28 From 10am to 5pm on both days The Anarchist Bookfair will take place in two buildings across from each other in Parc Vinet: – … Continue reading

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New Prison Farms Zine

We’re excited to announce “Reap What You Sow: Radicals Reflect on Kingston’s Save Our Prison Farms Campaign” a new zine from EPIC with diverse contributions from past and present collective members and friends. It is available for reading and printing … Continue reading

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Winter 2015/2016 Newsletter Now Online

The Winter 2015/2016 edition of our newsletter “Over the Wall” is now available online. It features a piece by Nyki Kish about the criminalization of queer prisoners at Grand Valley Institution for Women; a reflection piece on Kingston’s Prison Justice Art … Continue reading

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October 17th: Newsletter Launch and Punk Show!

EPIC Newsletter Launch and Punk Show Feat The Dead Sparrows, Police Funeral & Crazy Bomber Friday, October 17th, 7:00pm – 11:00pm Sleepless Goat Cafe, 91 Princess Street All Ages/Pay What You Can Over The Wall is a print newsletter based … Continue reading

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Two New Zines!

Just in time for this year’s Montreal Anarchist Bookfair, members of EPIC have published two new zines. Both are formatted for double-sided printing. The first is called Fuck Your Racist Prisons, Fuck Your Racist Nation: Immigration Detention and the Prison-Industrial … Continue reading

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PJD 2012 Schedule!

Prisoner’s Justice Day 2012 Schedule Kingston, Ontario ***Updated August 7th, 2012*** Thursday, August 9th Welcome Dinner and Social, AKA, 75 Queen St. Unit 1. 5-9pm Free dinner (ongoing as folks arrive) & hang out 7-8pm Justice for Levi Presentation: http://justiceforlevi.org/ … Continue reading

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August 2nd: Direct Action Training

*NEW DATE: AUGUST 2ND* Thursday August 2nd, 6:30pm Delahaye Room at the Public Library (3rd Floor) 130 Johnson Street Free, Everyone Welcome! End the Prison Industrial Complex and Cataraqui Resistance School facilitators co-present a short film and direct action training … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Construction Workers at Prisons

A letter to construction workers at Collins Bay and Frontenac Institutions. End the Prison Industrial Complex (EPIC) is a Kingston-based prison abolition group. We have been organizing resistance to prison expansion for the past two years. August 10th is internationally … Continue reading

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August 10th: ALL OUT FOR PRISONERS JUSTICE DAY!

August 10th is Prisoners’ Justice Day, a day in remembrance of all of those who have died at the hands of the prison system. Prisoners fast and refuse work on this day, while outside the walls organizations and individuals demonstrate … Continue reading

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