This is a call to action to take back your justice system. We have an opportunity to learn from what they did in Longmont, and to do it in our own cities.
Tag - restorative justice
America is on fire. But maybe this fire can shed some much-needed light on a big transformative idea.
A city in Colorado tries a different kind of justice system, powerful enough to transform a broken system of mass incarceration in the United States.
COVID-19 Creates Opportunities for Justice Reform | Guests: Kathleen McGoey & Mike Butler | Ep 64
Matt Kibbe is joined by Kathleen McGoey and police Chief Mike Butler, to discuss how one Colorado city is revolutionizing the criminal justice system.
Free the People's award-winning documentary film, How to Love Your Enemy: A Restorative Justice Story, is available for one-night-only—Thursday 4/30 at 8PM ET on YouTube.
As bad as things are, one benefit of eliminating the status quo in justice provision is that alternatives suddenly become a lot more visible.
How to Love Your Enemy: A Restorative Justice Story chronicles a small town in Colorado that's trying a different approach to the criminal justice system.