Amani Sawari

Michigan Prisons Are One Of The Fastest Growing COVID-19 Hot Spots

April 8, 2020

Prisoners with the virus have been isolated with punitive solitary confinement measures. Symptomatic staff may still be working, raising the risk for a vulnerable prison population.

California Lawmakers Passed a Bill Banning Private Prisons

October 15, 2019

Activist Amani Sawari talks about what the impact on people in private prisons and immigration detention centers will be if Governor Gavin Newsom signs AB32, which would phase out private prisons by 2028.

Prisoners Strike Across America & Canada to End Penal Enslavement

Prisoners Strike Across America & Canada to End Penal Enslavement

September 7, 2018

Prisoners Across US & Canada go on hunger and work strike to protest no wages/low wages, end of solitary confinement, for education programs & an end to mass incarceration