Here’s what we’re reading this month in the office!
Something Much Greater At Stake, by Michelle Alexander
Nearly Half of All Women in Jail Are Disabled, by Rebecca Vallas for The Nation
States Consider Restorative Justice as Alternative to Mass Incarceration, by Rebecca Beitsch for PBS News Hour
Reimagining Yoga: Holistic Wellness, Social Connection, and Spiritual Revitalization, by Carol Horton for Yoga International
Chief Justice Vows to Change ‘Traumatic’ Court Process for Transgender Children, by Josie Taylor for ABC News
The Netherlands Have a Strange Problem: Empty Prisons, by Adam Taylor for the Washington Post
And because it’s almost election time, Political Poison and Collective Trauma, by Michael Meade for Mosaic Voices
In mid-March, we decided to pause all our volunteer-led programs to protect or students and volunteers. Ever since we have been working tirelessly to find alternative solutions to reach our students and we are confident that what comes out of this will be a stronger, more connected organization.
Check out these yoga cards for youth from a YBB community member – 50% of proceeds go to YBB!
The Vagus Nerve – read about yoga for anxiety.