Daniel Karasik (they/he) is a writer and performer in Toronto. They have led writing workshops with prisoners at Chicago’s Cook County Jail, volunteer with a restorative justice-oriented rehabilitation program for the formerly incarcerated, and organize with the Toronto New Socialists.

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    The dangerous illusion of the humane prison

    The right of trans prisoners in Canada to self-identify their gender is an important win. How can it be used to fuel – and not drain – our efforts towards a future without prisons?