Archive for the ‘Uncategorized’ Category

Join Milk Not Jails, Parole Justice New York and over 60 criminal justice groups that are Challenging Incarceration in Albany on May 10th, 2017 to Unite for Parole and Prison Justice. Demand systemic change to New York’s broken parole system and an end to mass incarceration. The day will include a rally and speak-out, a […]

Job and Training Opportunity  Application Due Date December 1 Milk Not Jails and Shadow Box Theatre seek formerly incarcerated individuals and culture workers whose lives have been directly impacted by incarceration for a training program / part time job teaching puppetry and storytelling to youth in New York City Detention Centers. Spanish language skills a plus. […]

Want to get new episodes of Milk Not Jailsevery month? You can get them by becoming a monthly sustainer today, which makes it possible to continue our work and bring you these stories. Just landing here? Start with Episode 1.   Episode 3: Mission Possible It was a snowy weekend in Albany at the Black & Puerto […]

Want to get new episodes of Milk Not Jails every month? You can get them by becoming a monthly sustainer today, which makes it possible to continue our work and bring you these stories. Just landing here? Check out Episode 1.   Episode 2: The Master’s Tools It took Milk Not Jails five months to […]

Each year, Milk Not Jails sets ambitious goals—pledging to challenge the economic and political systems that are part of our daily lives.  We do this by empowering those most directly impacted by these systems with the tools needed to transform them. We are building political power with strange allies and in unusual places. This work […]

Last week New York State’s legislature legalized medical marijuana, a huge feat that will open doors for more criminal justice change if we mobilize new allies now. While the legislature is on recess, Milk Not Jails will be organizing rural New Yorkers to demand parole reform and an end to racist marijuana arrests, and we […]

This week, Milk Not Jails welcomed Stephen Pendarvis into our worker- and farmer-owned cooperative business. Stephen’s main responsibility at Milk Not Jail is to drive our truck throughout the five boroughs, making deliveries to a store near you and mobilizing people for change on the route! With a degree in Business Administration he’ll also be […]

Title: Driver Company: Milk Not Jails Location: Brooklyn, NY Milk Not Jails is a non-profit milk marketing and distribution company with a political mission. We are working to end upstate New York’s economic investment in the prison industry by expanding and strengthening sales and marketing opportunities for farmers that take a stand against a dysfunctional […]

Ever find that you have too much milk left in the fridge when you’re bringing home this week’s CSA share? Or did you run out of granola earlier this week and have a half gallon of milk just sitting there? Don’t dump that milk! Use it explore the world of fresh cheese making! Its an […]

Do you know where your milk comes from? Even though New York State is the fourth largest dairy producing state in the country, much of the milk on our grocery store shelves comes to us via a Texas-based multinational corporation called Dean Foods.  Dean Foods is driving down the price farmers receive to care for and […]