Alisa Bier­ria is the Asso­ciate Direc­tor of the Cen­ter for Race and Gen­der at UC Berke­ley and a mem­ber of Sur­vived & Pun­ished and the Free Maris­sa Now Mobi­liza­tion Cam­paign. She is also co-edi­tor of Com­mu­ni­ty Account­abil­i­ty: Emerg­ing Move­ments to Trans­form Vio­lence, a spe­cial issue of Social Jus­tice: A Jour­nal of Crime, Con­flict, and World Order.Mari­ame Kaba is the founder of Project NIA, a grass­roots orga­ni­za­tion with a vision to end youth incar­cer­a­tion and a mem­ber of Sur­vived & Pun­ished and the #Free­Bre­sha Cam­paign. Her work focus­es on end­ing vio­lence, dis­man­tling the prison indus­tri­al com­plex, and sup­port­ing youth lead­er­ship development.
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Yes, Trump Is President. We Can’t Compromise in the Fight Against Criminalization.
We can't leave survivor-defendants, like Bresha Meadows and others, behind.