Pelican Bay Hunger Strike

On July 1st, 2011 prisoners at Pelican Bay went on hunger strike to protest the cruel, inhumane and tortuous conditions of their imprisonment. Learn More About Their Struggle

Prisoner Describes His Torture

These drawings were sent to us from a prisoner who is repeatedly tortured by the guards. Learn more

PARC Resource Directory

Our twenty-four page resource guide is used by over 50,000 prisoners a year all across the United States. Learn More

About PARC

PARC is a prison abolitionist group based on Oakland, California committed to exposing and challenging the institutionalized racism, sexism, ableism, heterosexism, and classism of the Prison Industrial Complex. Learn More or Donate to PARC.

2019 PARC Directory

PARC corresponds with and mails a directory of resources to prisoners, their friends and family members. 

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Join PARC in Helping to Print the 2020 Directory Campaign!

PARC is inspired by the global attention to the Movement for Black Lives and stands in solidarity with the efforts to #defundthepolice and against racial injustice everywhere. With each 26-page resource directory we mail out, we include positive news of the social awakening for justice happening throughout our communities. Now is the time to get the word out by supporting our 2020 printing!

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