private prisons

  • Prison Strike 2018: Tipping the Scale of the Conversation

    August 28, 2018
    Prison, USA – A week into what’s expected to be the largest prison strike in United States history and word of mass strike participation is percolating outside the walls. Thousands of inmates in the world’s most jailed country are predicted to stop working, stop eating,…...
  • Love Knows No BAN No Walls Vigil at GEO ICE Detention Center

    February 8, 2017
    Aurora, CO – The local immigrant community and their supporters held a vigil on Monday, February 6th, 2017 at the GEO Group’s Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Detention Center in Aurora, Colorado and Unicorn Riot was live for the event. American Friends Service Committee (AFSC),…...
  • Community Resists Appleton CCA Private Prison Relaunch at MN Legislature

    March 22, 2016
    St. Paul, MN – On Tuesday, March 22nd, faith organization ISAIAH, Black Lives Matter Mpls and community members organized a rally, vigil, and protest aimed at the new bill HF 3223 proposed in the Minnesota Legislature to re-open Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton. The currently…...