I often get the question “what are circles?”
This is a valid question. In our modern culture circle processes have be relegated to rather unique settings. You can find circle practices across the globe in all cultures and communities. They often look different but use some of the same concepts. First I want to tell you what make a circle a Circles, then we can discuss how Circles connect to the philosophy of Restorative Justice.
Circles are a formalized listening process. This structures everyone’s opportunity to speak and respond. …. Continue reading here