This edition: Incarceration in America
Original tape date: January 9, 2019.
Mike Gilliam explores the systemic and historical realities of mass incarceration in America. He sits down with New York State Assembly Member, Charles Barron, to discuss some new legislation introduced, both on the local and federal level to combat this problem. In addition, he’s also joined by the founder of Re-Entry Rocks, Sharon Richardson, who shared ways her organization is trying to address recidivism amongst formerly incarcerated women. Taped 1/9/19.
Charles Barron Member (Assemly District 60), New York State Assembly
Sharon Richardson Founder / CEO, Re-Entry Rocks, Just Soul Catering