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Harvard Law Review | Abolition’s History & the Modern Freedom Fight

Abolition and Reparations: Histories of Resistance, Transformative Justice, and Accountability

April 10, 2019. Harvard Law Review. Applying the historical context of abolition to modern-day freedom fighting is often lost in translation. Patrisse dives into the history of abolition and reframes the meaning of the word for today’s freedom fighters and organizers in an effort to create a praxis for those who make a difference in Black communities around the nation.