August 19th was the international day of solidarity for prisoners’ rights. Throughout the country, prison abolition groups planned events and worked in solidarity with the main march on Washington D.C.
Denver joined dozens of other cities for a Millions for Prisoners call for an end to prison slavery. Protesters marched on the Denver Women's Correctional Facility and GEO Detention Centre. On the inside, nearly 100 women at the Denver Women's Correctional Facility refused chow in honor of the day.
An exclusive interview filmed clandestinely inside Holman prison in Alabama. At great risk to himself, Alabama Movement’s Melvin Ray, talks about the upcoming prison strike, corporate jail slavery and the 13th amendment.