The following is an interview by Mark Karlin from Truthout with author Greg Jobin-Leeds, who joined forces with art collective AgitArte to produce When We Fight, We Win!, an inspirational and visually compelling book that empowers activists.
This poster “Dump the Prison Stock” is part of a divestment campaign aimed at privatized prison and refugee “detention” corporations. Tax dollars are paid to these businesses that perpetuate the prison industrial complex, at a profit to their shareholders. (Image: Melanie Cervantes, excerpted from When We Fight, We Win!)
Mark Karlin is the editor of BuzzFlash at Truthout.