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
We’ve been able to gradually expand our offerings in a way that is safe for our instructors and our students. Plus we’ve actually added some awesome new programs!
We’re hiring a Part-Time Program Coordinator!
Teaching in prison requires both a fierce commitment and a powerful ability to detach.