This edition: Bill Moyers: A Conversation About Rikers Island and JusticeTweet
Original tape date: November 8, 2017.
First aired: December 5, 2017.
Award-winning journalist Bill Moyers’ documentary, “Rikers,” probes the violence and abuses inside New York’s notorious jail complex through interviews with the inmates themselves. In a discussion with Criminal Justice Matters host Stephen Handelman, he explains why the film was made, and what it reveals about the state of American justice today.
Bill Moyers Journalist/Author, Public Square Media