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Justice

“The Redemption Project” with Van Jones

What is restorative justice? Restorative justice seeks to heal the harm caused by crime. Instead of focusing on retribution, it focuses on rehabilitation. At its core, it is a process that offers both victims and those who caused harm an opportunity to seek answers and accountability to begin to repair the damage caused by crime. With incredible access to the US prison system, Van Jones takes viewers into the room as offenders come face-to-face with those impacted by their violent crimes as part of the restorative justice process. Trailer for The Redemption Project – a CNN Original Series  

Promoting mindfulness with defence, policing and emergency services

City researcher, Dr Jutta Tobias Mortlock, speaks at the Mindfulness All Party Parliamentary Group hearing on the Armed Forces, Policing and Emergency Services. Mindfulness can be considered as paying attention to your situation, with the intention of managing your awareness in a way that stops you judging the situation prematurely. It is a trainable skill and its practice has gained significant interest globally in recent years, including from employers asking how mindfulness can be used to support their workforce. Dr Jutta Tobias Mortlock is Senior Lecturer in Organisational Psychology at City, University of London. Her research focus is on mindfulness and performance related outcomes at work, and she is currently...
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