The New Talent Playbook: Removing Barriers for Formerly Incarcerated Professionals

Unloop is a nonprofit with the mission to enable people who have been in prison to succeed in careers in tech. Join them for a night of conversation around removing barriers for formerly incarcerated professionals in tech. The event will begin with a panel featuring formerly incarcerated software developers and the companies that hire them, followed by […]
Nov 27, 2017
Inmates of the Washington Corrections Center for Women practice yoga at a Yoga Behind Bars teacher training. (Photo by Emily Westlake)

Training new yoga teachers behind bars

Yoga Behind Bars has offered yoga classes to prisoners for a while. Now it’s teaching inmates at the women’s prison near Gig Harbor how to lead classes themselves.
Dec 9, 2016

How nonviolent communication liberated one former inmate

Nonviolent communication (NVC) isn't just practiced by white Seattle hippies. One ex-inmate explains how NVC liberated him from violence and trauma.
May 16, 2016