Melissa Iachán Speaks on Renewable Rikers Movement in “On the Count” Feature

January 20, 2021

Environmental Justice, Media Coverage, News, Renewable Rikers

On Tuesday, January 19, Senior Supervising Counsel Melissa Iachán appeared alongside key partners in the Renewable Rikers coalition live on WBAI radio, featured in the “On the Count” show. “On the Count” is the only radio show on the subject of mass incarceration produced and hosted by formerly incarcerated people. Melissa and partners from the Freedom Agenda, Sarita Daftery and Darren Mack, all talked about the power of the movement to close Rikers Island, and the genesis and activism behind the Renewable Rikers movement.

Click here to listen to the episode.

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