Just Detention International is a health and human rights organization that seeks to end sexual abuse in all forms of detention.


  • Just Detention International October 13, 2020

    Celebrating the Movement to End Prisoner Rape

    This year marks JDI’s 40th anniversary! To celebrate, we highlighted a different milestone every day for 40 days — one for every year since our founding.

  • Medium October 13, 2020

    Greetings from JDI’s New Executive Director, Linda McFarlane

    In a Medium post, Linda McFarlane discusses her years of experience fighting for prisoner rape survivors — and her vision for JDI’s future.

  • Just Detention International October 6, 2020

    Our Broken System of Immigration Detention

    Time and time again, our government has failed to protect people detained in immigration facilities. If the government cannot keep them safe, it must release them.

  • Just Detention International September 29, 2020

    Tell Us Your Story

    For our 40th anniversary, we want to hear from you! Please take a minute to tell us about you, and why you care about ending prisoner rape.

  • JDI Programs September 29, 2020

    JDI Office Hours

    At our monthly office hours session, JDI will be fielding questions on providing victim services for prisoners, which has become more challenging during the pandemic.