Let's all keep the long term vision in mind: abolition of the prison industrial complex, and all social processes of criminalization.  Reforms can be good - but the ultimate goal is larger.

nancy a heitzeg
nancy a heitzeg moderator

thanks Kay for this update and graphic below.. Yes criminalization must be over..


  1. […] and homelessness and create crimes of style which continue to ensnare people of color and the LGBTQ community into the widening criminal legal net. Even though overcriminalization has been a central theme in […]

  2. […] of people of color and poor people.  Nothing in there about immigrants.   Nothing in there about women, transgender people, and queers .  In your state, are they talking about “over- criminalization?”  What do they […]