Bill Moyers

Bill Moyers Named The Crime Report’s 2018 ‘Justice Trailblazer’

The annual award, which honors individuals in the media or media-related fields who have advanced national understanding of the 21st-century challenges of criminal justice, will be presented at a John Jay College dinner Feb. 15. Moyers was most recently executive producer of “Rikers,” a documentary on New York’s troubled jail facility.

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Live Blogging the 7th Annual Guggenheim Symposium at John Jay: Day 1

Drugs. Race. Politics. For years they have shaped, and often skewed the criminal justice system–and continue to do so today. This morning is the start 7th Annual John Jay College/Guggenheim Symposium on Crime in America, put on by the Center on Media, Crime and Justice. Over the course of two days, panelists from worlds as diverse as law enforcement, advocacy, academia and government will gather to talk about “The Problem That Won’t Go Away: How Drugs, Race and Politics Distort […]