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
Roisin McGlynn is one of YBB’s volunteer instructors at the Maleng Regional Justice Center, a county jail south of Seattle. Read her story about the impact of trauma-informed yoga on our students – and their impact on her.
Join us for our Trauma-Informed Yoga Training at Breitenbush Hot Springs! March 29-April 1, 2020
Welcome YBB’s newest trauma informed trainers!