Fixing a Broken System: A Muslim Model of Restorative Justice
21 Oct 2019

Fixing a Broken System

A Muslim Model of Restorative Justice

Prof. Syeed will provide a brief overview of Muslim religious reasoning for restorative justice by drawing on examples from the life of the Prophet Muhammad (s.) and discussing how these examples can help inform and transform institutions and practices within the current criminal “justice” system in the U.S.

Which public? Whose order?: Challenges of Policing Reform for Catholic Ethics

Prof. Cruz will discuss the relationship between Catholic ethics and the movements for policing reform and prison abolition in the contemporary U.S. by exploring some of the significant contributions to these movements made by Catholic practitioners, thinkers, and communities.