Toshio Meronek is San Fran­cis­co-based writer who has report­ed for Al Jazeera, The Nation and Vice. His work also appears in Cap­tive Gen­ders: Trans Embod­i­ment and the Prison-Indus­tri­al Com­plex and The Long Term: Sur­viv­ing and Resist­ing Life in Prison. 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.
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