Education Opportunities

 

Reading and educational materials

There are many great sources of information, media, and books, as well as other organizations, that offer insight and perspective into the tenets of Restoring Justice and to the focus of the mission. We encourage you to explore these resources listed below.

Books

  • Strength to Love, Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Beyond Prisons: A New Interfaith Paradigm for Our Failed Prison System, Laura Magnani & Harmon L. Wray
  • Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption, Bryan Stevenson
  • The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness, Michelle Alexander

Documentaries and film

  • 13TH, Kadoo Films (Netflix Documentary), Director: Ava DuVernay, Writers: Spencer Averick, Ava DuVernay (2016)
  • Gideon’s Army, HBO Documentary Films (2013)
  • Peace Officer, Documentary, Directors/Writers: Scott Christopherson, Brad Barber (2015)
  • The Central Park Five, Documentary, Directors/Writers: Ken Burns, Sarah Burns, David McMahon (2012)

Organizations

  • WorkFaith Connection (http://workfaithconnection.org/)
  • CHARM Prison Ministry (http://www.charmprisonministry.org/)
  • Prison Entrepreneurship Program (http://www.pep.org/)
  • Kairos Prison Ministry (http://www.kairosprisonministry.org/)
  • Sixty Feet (https://www.sixtyfeet.org/)
  • Restorative Justice (http://restorativejustice.org/)
  • Restore Justice USA