May 9, 2017: “RIKERS: AN AMERICAN JAIL”

May 09, 2017 at 6:28 pm

Bill Moyers brings us face to face with those who have endured years of brutality while incarcerated at Rikers Island. Find out why he says it’s time for the massive jail to close its cell doors.

 

For more on the film go to:

Rikersfilm.org

Mutual of America PSEG

Funders

MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, the Anderson Family Fund, Judy and Josh Weston, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, The Dorothy Schiff Endowment for News and Public Affairs Programming, Jody and John Arnhold, Rosalind P. Walter, Ellen and James S. Marcus, the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation, Laura and Jim Ross.

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