Saturday, 10 December 2016 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

WHAT ISSUES MATTER TO YOU?

Never miss another story on the topics you care most about.

Get Truthout's daily edition delivered straight to your inbox.

Optional Member Code
Victoria Law

Victoria Law

Victoria Law is a freelance journalist who focuses on the intersections of incarceration, gender and resistance. Her first book, Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women, examines organizing in women's jails and prisons across the country. She writes regularly for Truthout and is a contributor to the anthology Who Do You Serve, Who Do You Protect? Her next book, co-written with Maya Schenwar, critically examines proposed "alternatives" to incarceration and explores creative and far-reaching solutions to truly end mass incarceration. She is also the proud parent of a NYC high school student. Find more of her work at victorialaw.net.

Other articles by this author

2015 0118wo cat

Women in Solitary Confinement

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

2014 1101pris cat

Public Prisons, Private Profits

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Report

2014 1024 fem t

Against Carceral Feminism

By Victoria Law, Jacobin | News Analysis

2014 611 self t

Do Black Lesbians Have a Right to Self-Defense?

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Film Review

2013.10.16.Law.Thumb

Freeing Marissa Alexander

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Report

083112-1 thumb

No Justice When Women Fight Back

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

Oral History Collection Gives Voice to Incarcerated Women

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Book Review

Anti-Transgender Violence: How Hate-Crime Laws Have Failed

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

Martori Farms: Abusive Conditions at a Key Wal-Mart Supplier

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

"What Will Happen to Me?"

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Book Review
GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Victoria Law

Victoria Law

Victoria Law is a freelance journalist who focuses on the intersections of incarceration, gender and resistance. Her first book, Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women, examines organizing in women's jails and prisons across the country. She writes regularly for Truthout and is a contributor to the anthology Who Do You Serve, Who Do You Protect? Her next book, co-written with Maya Schenwar, critically examines proposed "alternatives" to incarceration and explores creative and far-reaching solutions to truly end mass incarceration. She is also the proud parent of a NYC high school student. Find more of her work at victorialaw.net.

Other articles by this author

2015 0118wo cat

Women in Solitary Confinement

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

2014 1101pris cat

Public Prisons, Private Profits

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Report

2014 1024 fem t

Against Carceral Feminism

By Victoria Law, Jacobin | News Analysis

2014 611 self t

Do Black Lesbians Have a Right to Self-Defense?

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Film Review

2013.10.16.Law.Thumb

Freeing Marissa Alexander

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Report

083112-1 thumb

No Justice When Women Fight Back

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

Oral History Collection Gives Voice to Incarcerated Women

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Book Review

Anti-Transgender Violence: How Hate-Crime Laws Have Failed

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

Martori Farms: Abusive Conditions at a Key Wal-Mart Supplier

By Victoria Law, Truthout | News Analysis

"What Will Happen to Me?"

By Victoria Law, Truthout | Book Review