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1. REVIEW
View the list. Make a plan to economically withdraw by MLK Day.

2. MAKE A PLAN
Find and contribute to the list of quality alternatives. Black owned first, others 2nd.

3. TAKE A STAND
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Defining Success

This is NOT a temporary campaign.

Success is not measured by the millions of people join in.

Success is measured by how you alone divest from companies that invest in the Prison Industrial Complex.

Prison Industrial Complex

Economic Withdrawal list

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  1. McDonald's
  2. Wendy's
  3. Coca-Cola
  4. Starbucks
  5. Verizon
  6. American Airlines
  7. Avis and Budget
  8. Wells Fargo
  9. Bank of America
  10. Chase
  11. JC Penny
  12. Walmart
  13. Target
  14. Kmart
  15. Nike
  16. Phillip Morris
  17. Nestle
  18. Monsanto
  19. Shell
  20. Exxon
  21. Whole Foods
  22. Fidelity Investments
  23. State Farm
  24. GEICO
  25. Merck
  26. Bayer
  27. Caterpillar

Why these companies? Get the facts Read more

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The President’s Role in Advancing Criminal Justice Reform
http://harvardlawreview.org/2017/01/the-presidents-role-in-advancing-criminal-justice-reform/

“You’re still in prison” – Malcolm X and the US prison industrial complex: By Cecily Nicholson
http://thevolcano.org/2015/03/22/youre-still-in-prison-malcolm-x-and-the-us-prison-industrial-complex/


The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander
http://newjimcrow.com/

Recent Radio Interviews

Time for An Awakening Radio 1/10/2017

 

timeforanawakening

Ava DuVernay are discussing the documentary 13TH!

The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration
http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2015/10/the-black-family-in-the-age-of-mass-incarceration/403246/


21st-Century Slaves: How Corporations Exploit Prison Labor: In the eyes of the corporation, inmate labor is a brilliant strategy in the eternal quest to maximize profit.  By Rania Khalek / AlterNet  July 21, 2011
http://www.alternet.org/story/151732/21st-century_slaves%3A_how_corporations_exploit_prison_labor

Angela Davis on Prison Industrial Complex

Slavery by Another Name

Now that our eyes are open we can do something. In the words of Oprah Winfrey.

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