Safear Ness: Only Humane Prison Is a Prison That Doesn’t Exist


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Michael “Safear” Ness (he/they) is a white/Mexican Muslim practicing prison abolition at SCI Fayette in Pennsylvania. Safear grew up in Philadelphia and has spent all of their adult life under various forms of carceral supervision. Although they are held captive, they have transformed their cell into a learning center. Education is now their weapon of resistance. [Bio from AAWW.]

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