“Prisons do not disappear social problems, they disappear human beings. Homelessness, unemployment, drug addiction, mental illness, and illiteracy are only a few of the problems that disappear from public view when the human beings contending with them are relegated to cages.”
― Angela Davis
The recent Black Lives Matter protests reignited the idea of abolishing the police. To celebrate the revolutionairy spirit and ideas spreading from the US right now, we thought we'd compile some of our favourite anti-cop tracks and remind people that police are there to protect private property and the rich, not communities or ordinary people.
The genres on this mix span from hip hop, punk and electronic tracks - don't forget, no one ever wrote a song called Fuck the Fire Brigade!