End the Criminalization of People of Color

A defining feature of the Oppression Economy has been and continues to be the use of the US justice and immigration systems to criminalize people of color. By othering people of color as “criminal” or “illegal,” we are made vulnerable to the theft, exclusion, and exploitation perpetuated by elite institutions in order to sustain the Oppression Economy. To dismantle the Oppression Economy we must do the following.