West Side Rag
By Carol Tannenhauser
Fourth Universalist Society
160 Central Park West (76th Street)
Tuesday, November 28
If you want to understand the issues compelling criminal justice advocates and state and local politicians to close Rikers Island sooner than later, come see Bill Moyers’ hour-long documentary, RIKERS An American Jail, on Tuesday night at the Fourth Universalist Society at 76th and Central Park West. The film combines footage of the infamous 11-jail complex with the words of those who were once detained there, revealing a culture of violence, deprivation, and cruelty. Read more HERE.