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When: March 16th, 2022, 12-1:30 p.m. Guests: Howard Zehr and Barb Toews Host: Tarek Maassarani “Life without parole is a death sentence without an execution date.” —Aaron Fox (lifer) from Still Doing Life. This webinar features Howard Zehr and Barb Toews upon the release of their new book “Still Doing Life.” Twenty-five years after “Doing Life,” Toews and Zehr revisit, photograph, and interview many of the same individuals on life sentences at a Pennsylvania prison who literally have not moved for the past quarter-century. Still…Find out more »
When: April 20, 2022, 12-1:30 p.m. EST Guests: Deanna Van Buren, Barb Toews, Cynthia Imogen Hammond, Marcela Torres Molano, and Dr Ipek Türeli Host: Tarek Maassarani How much have you considered the role that physical space plays in your restorative justice program or practice? This webinar will explore the important role of the intentional design of space from spaces that respond to survivor needs for respite, justice, and healing while they attend courthouse-based justice proceedings to architecture and infrastructure that tackles the root…Find out more »
We hope you'll join us at Restorative Justice Initiative's 7th Anniversary Celebration and Spring Benefit on June 15th, 2022 from 6:30-9:00pm at 76 East 13th Street (Manhattan). We'll be honoring Mariame Kaba and Susan Shah, two people who we deeply admire and are grateful to be in community with! The event will include wine and hors d'oeuvres, music by DJ Delaceiba, an award ceremony and more. We're truly looking forward to gathering with the community of partners and supporters who…Find out more »
RJI Founding Director, Mika Dashman, will moderate a panel discussion with community dispute resolution and restorative justice practitioners on the topic of restorative practice and access to justice. Be sure to join the conversation on Thursday, June 23, from 12:00PM - 2:00PM! CLE credit available for attorneys. Cost: $79 for non-members. Register on the NYC Bar's website.Find out more »
On Sunday, June 26 from 7:00 PM - 9:00PM, Community Documentary Night and Princeton Students for Prison Education, Abolition, and Reform (SPEAR) will be hosting small group discussions about the film True Justice: Bryan Stevenson's Fight For Equality! This event is free and open to all. Register for the community discussion on Eventbrite. Upon registering, you will receive a Zoom link with details for the event. Be sure to watch the documentary for free prior to the gathering.Find out more »
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