National Prison Strike

(Statement, demands and request for support via press release by Jailhouse Lawyers Speak, April 23, 2018)

National Prison Strike

Men and women incarcerated in prisons across the nation declare a nationwide strike in response to the riot in Lee Correctional Institution, a maximum security prison in South Carolina.…

Black Father’s Day Bail Out 2018

The Kansas City Black Mamas Bail Out was a great success! Kansas City IWOC is helping build toward making it where people do not go to jail for misdemeanors. Help us with the Kansas City Black Father’s Day Bail Out as we keep building momentum toward bigger change that will improve so many people’s lives!…

KC May Day 2018

KC MO MAY DAY 2018

Dia Internacional de los Trabajadores

Concert – música en vivo
Comida de Food Not Bombs / Comida no Bombas K.C.
Crowdfund – Reale Justice Network Mama’s Day Bail Out Fund

Musical Performances:

  • Tyler Gosnell
  • Ani Mal
  • Evil Pillows
  • Cara de Bebe

Speakers:

  • Reale Justice (doula & community organizer)
  • Keith Brown-El (advocate for the imprisoned)
  • Fred Whitehead (radical historian & poet)

May Day Mama’s Day Bailout Benefit Concert

The Kansas City Grassroots Network will be hosting a concert on International Worker’s Day at Revolution Records from 6pm to 11pm. All proceeds will go to The KC Mother’s Day Bailout Fund. There will be food, music, and speakers on various topics from prison abolition to worker’s rights and the history of May Day.…

Kansas City J20 First Anniversary – Report Back

The Greater Kansas City IWW tabled at two separate events on the first anniversary of J20.

The first event was the first installment in a series of talks about racism in    America, hosted by the Reale Justice Network. This event focused on the city council’s vote to privatize the streets and sidewalks in the Westport area — a backwards attempt at gun control — and how that relates to the Sun Fresh grocery store boycott which was triggered by occurrences of violence and intimidation against black people perpetrated by police and private security forces at the store.…

Phone Zap: Franklin County Detention Center

Franklin County Detention Center – Kansas

Phone Zap: November 27th

PLEASE CALL BETWEEN THE HOURS OF 9 AM TO 5 PM FOR MAXIMUM EFFECT

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Detainees housed in the women’s section of the Franklin County Detention Center are being denied undergarments and feminine hygiene products.