Elevating Youth Voices & Oakland's Recent Budget Cuts: An interview with Youth Leadership

July 31, 2019
Rawtools, Inc

Restorative Justice on The Rise is excited to present a weekly short featuring organizations, ideas, tools, people, and more within the field and relating to restorative justice. This, our premiere edition, features Rawtools, Inc, and their Talking Piece made out of what was formerly a gun. Rawtools: Forging Peace, Disarming Hearts. More about them at […]

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July 23, 2019
Elevating Youth Voices & Oakland's Recent Budget Cuts: An interview with Youth Leadership

In this podcast episode feature (37m), we had the honor of speaking with Griffen Castillo and Yota Omosowho, whose work within the Oakland United School District (OUSD) to elevate the use and understanding of restorative justice has been critical. https://nacrjdenver2019.s3.us-east-2.amazonaws.com/YotaGriffen.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS

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July 10, 2019
Restorative Justice Growing Strong in DC

Restorative Justice Growing Strong in DC: A Roundtable with Seema Gajwani and Roman Haferd from the Office of The Attorney General - Washington, DC; and Rashid Hughes and Tarek Maassarani of Restorative DC. In this Roundtable from the National Association for Community and Restorative Justice's 7th Conference, held in Denver, CO, June 14-16, 2019, host […]

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July 2, 2019
D.C. Prosecutors, Once Dubious, Becoming Believers in Restorative Justice--NPR's Morning Edition
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May 22, 2019
Decolonizing Wealth with Edgar Villanueva

Edgar Villanueva's Decolonizing Wealth is creating a global buzz around the framing question, "What if money could heal us?" In this powerful hour interview, Edgar unpacks the virus of colonization and its impact on philanthropy--who makes the rules, the choices to fund or not to fund, and more. His steps for healing our philanthropy include a proper recognition […]

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March 14, 2019
David Hooker on Race, Implicit Bias & Restorative Practice

Scholar, Professor, Attorney and cross-practice expert in a wide range of conflict-related fields, David Hooker currently serves as Associate Professor of the Practice of Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding at the Kroc Institute at the University of Notre Dame. https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2019/DavidHooker.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS

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March 14, 2019
A Mini-Interview with Stephanie Lepp Plus Reckonings Episode 21: A survivor and her perpetrator find justice

RJ on The Rise Host Molly Rowan Leach interviews Stephanie Lepp of Reckonings, a powerful podcast exploring how we change our hearts and minds. Molly and Stephanie's conversation introduces Reckonings episode #21, which illuminates the story of two college students, sexual harm and misconduct, and their restorative justice process.  Thank you to Stephanie, and to […]

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March 13, 2019
Waking Up White: An Interview & Conversation with Author Debby Irving

Debby Irving is a racial justice educator, author, and public speaker. A community organizer and classroom teacher for 25 years, Debby Irving grappled with racial injustice without understanding racism as a systemic issue or her own whiteness as an obstacle to it. https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2019/DebbyIrving.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS

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March 8, 2019
Reckoning With Violence: Powerful NYT Article From Michelle Alexander

Michelle Alexander addresses how restorative justice is a viable approach to violent crime in this excellent NYT opinion piece from March 3, 2019.

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February 26, 2019
Restorative Circles Facebook Community

If you are looking to find an active and engaging online community, you might appreciate as we do the Restorative Circles Facebook group conversation page. If you are new to the global work of RC and Dominic Barter, you might also appreciate visiting the website In addition, Restorative Justice on The Rise has had multiple […]

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