Fania Davis says it openly and her words are a clarion call to all of us committed to both restorative justice and racial justice: Just as the restorative justice community has historically failed to adopt a racial or social justice stance, few racial justice activists embrace restorative justice. Calling for a convergence of the two...(the […]
From the NACRJ 2015 Conference, Cornel West gives an extraordinary, poetic, rhythmic keynote. Credit: NACRJ, Production & Edits RJ on The Rise. https://nacrj.s3.amazonaws.com/CornelWestNACRJ2015.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS
From Oakland, June 2017, an interview with Rangimarie Naida Glavish on perspectives and practices from New Zealand in what is now called 'restorative justice'. This interview was an honor and was deeply sacred to us. 2017 National Conference hosted by RJOY NACRJ Dame Rangimarie Naida Glavish is a highly respected Iwi and Community Leader. […]
In North America Colorado is considered one of many states progressing in restorative justice particular to coalition building that is spurred by legislative buy in. This archive feature is from 2013 and is a chronicle of the movement and its progress in passing legislation that supported the now-growing coalition and programs supported by a self-funding […]
"Real Time Evolution and Crisis as Birth", from 2009 In 2009, the late and extraordinary Dr. Barbara Marx Hubbard spoke at a conference we produced with an extraordinary and devoted community team in Boise, ID. Dr. Hubbard was a candidate for Vice President and an author of multiple best sellers outlining our moment in time--crisis--as […]
In this keynote from 2009 in Boise, Idaho, at the Living in The Fire of Change Conference, James O'Dea recounts in extraordinary detail the power of dialogue, listening, and the imperative of restorative justice, healing justice. Originally titled "Roots and Stars", we wanted to illuminate the fullness of this hour as a prophetic message for […]
In 2016 Eric Luecking was the first to hear the unthinkable. His brother, Matt (pictured to the right, at left; Eric at right), was dead, murdered. The big brother that lived as an inspiration to so many was gone, just like that. https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2020/ErickLuecking.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS
Panel Discussion with Subject/Cinematographer & SOROS Justice Fellow (2018) Troy Williams, Producer, Social Justice Advocate and Attorney Erin Kenway, and Former Los Angeles Public Defender and 1st Filmmaker to have access to VOEG Processes* at San Quentin, Director Katherin Hervey. Website: www.theprisonwithin.org https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2020/ThePrisonWithin.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS
Video Interview plus PODCAST/mp3 With Ram Tiwari, the Nepal Forum for Restorative Justice's Chairman, UN & OJJDP Adviser/Working Group Member & RJ Advocate in Nepal https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2020/RamTiwari.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS
A Conversation with Zach Norris, author of We Keep Us Safe, praised by Just Mercy's Bryan Stevenson with a Foreword from Van Jones. Zach is Executive Director of Ella Baker Center and Co-founder of Restore Oakland https://s3.amazonaws.com/RestorativeJusticeOnTheRise_Podcasts_ShowArchives/2020/ZachNorris.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Android | RSS
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