“Redemption is not just for me” An Op-Ed by Emile DeWeaver

In an op-ed published in the San Francisco Chronicle, co-founder Emile DeWeaver reflects on the meaning of his recent commutation for other incarcerated people and the power of restorative justice.

“People who said they “didn’t care” are admitting to themselves that they both want to care and can be restorative members of their communities. They’re energized to transform their lives; and their transformations can change the lives around them, just as my transformation ripples through the world around me.”

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