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It’s time to talk about race, colonialism…and abolition

  Joint Submission from Sisters Inside and the Institute for  Collaborative Race Research on Discussion Paper 2 of the  Women’s Safety and Justice Taskforce: Women and girls’ experience of the criminal justice system – Proposed focus  areas How can you help? The...

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The State as Abuser: Coercive Control in the Colony

  Joint Submission from Sisters Inside and the Institute for Collaborative Race Research on Discussion Paper 1 of the Women's Safety and Justice Taskforce. (click on image to read full submission) How can you help? The Sisters Inside Fund for Children supports...

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A World Without Prisons – Living Black

Karla Grant speaks with Justice Reformer Debbie Kilroy about how she's standing up for women behind bars, paying unpaid fines for prisoners, and why she thinks a world without prisons is possible. How can you help? The Sisters Inside Fund for Children supports...

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National Network – Media Release

Thirty years ago the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in custody delivered  its 339 recommendations, and three decades later the system they call justice is still  killing Aboriginal people.  The National Network of incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women...

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Peace and Justice:  Debbie Kilroy OAM

Peace and Justice: Debbie Kilroy OAM

After her release from prison in 1992, Debbie Kilroy OAM established Sisters Inside to fight for the human rights of incarcerated women and girls to address gaps in services available to them and their children. Since then, Debbie has completed four tertiary degrees –...

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Debbie Kilroy – QUT 2020 Special Excellence Award

Debbie Kilroy – QUT 2020 Special Excellence Award

She is one of Australia’s leading advocates for protecting the human rights of women and children through decarceration – the process of moving away from using prisons in response to crime and social issues. Ms Kilroy holds a Bachelor of Laws (2007) and a Master of...

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Abolition & Liberation – Angela Davis and Jamal Juma

Abolition & Liberation – Angela Davis and Jamal Juma

An international discussion of the connections between Black Lives Matter calls to defund the police and abolish the prison industrial complex, and Palestinian calls to tear down all apartheid walls and free Palestine. These speakers bring years of on-the-ground...

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#Free Her Campaign

This campaign has been set up by Debbie Kilroy, CEO of Sisters Inside Inc.  

The funds raised will be used to release people from prison and pay warrants so they are not imprisoned.