Toshio Meronek is an independent journalist who has covered disability, LGBT/queer issues, and prisons for The Advocate, Huffington Post, The Nation, and Truthout. He is a former editor of The Abolitionist, the newspaper of the anti-prison industrial complex organization Critical Resistance. Follow him on Twitter at @tmeronek.
The Filmmakers Behind ‘Criminal Queers’ Explain Why “Queer Liberation is Prison Abolition”
When queer and transgender people fought back against police brutality during the riots at Stonewall Inn in New York City and Compton’s Cafeteria in San Francisco back in the 1960s, it... MORE
The Prison Complex · June 26, 2015
Trans Prisoners Fight Abuse
Trans prisoners and queer-rights groups protest unfair treatment behind bars. MORE
Features · November 10, 2012