Behind the Curtain of Iran

Behind the Curtain of Iran

I received an unexpected invitation to speak at the first restorative justice conference in Iran. My answer was an immediate “yes”. The journey began in getting my visa and discovering Canada had closed its embassy in Iran as well as all Iranian embassy services in...
Calling for a Smart Justice Approach

Calling for a Smart Justice Approach

Guest Post written by Smart Justice Network of Canada (SJNC) – a non-partisan, non-profit network of volunteers from different walks of life and communities across Canada. We are working together to promote a different approach to criminal and social justice....
Peace of the Circle – Ancient, New, Simple and Profound

Peace of the Circle – Ancient, New, Simple and Profound

Gathering in circles has been a part of human experience throughout the ages. Our ancestors gathered around the fire to share and survive. In the midst of our technologically advanced yet fractured world, Peace of the Circle is emerging as something ancient and new,...
Peace of the Circle Around the World

Peace of the Circle Around the World

Peacemaking circles are a structured yet flexible approach to communication, suitable for a wide range of purposes and settings. Grateful for the amazing people and places this work brings us. Sharing and celebrating highlights of 2014: Schools Continuing to work with...