Background: Mayor de Blasio pledged to shut down all of the jails on Rikers Island by 2026, and the spread of COVID-19 has delayed the closures. Six or seven more years is too long to wait for Rosie’s to close—we must close Rosie’s ASAP.
Outcomes: This project has three goals:
What’s Next: Stories can lead to real change when they reach policy makers, institutions, and the public.
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