AH&A “Our House” Ep.11: John Proctor

 

A determined teacher at Rikers Island

John Proctor is a teacher at Manhattanville College who started a volunteer creative arts program on Rikers Island. Here’s his story of why he started the program, the myriad challenges to getting it off the ground, and how you can get involved with criminal justice reform and supporting the incarcerated population.

Follow John Proctor on Twitter: https://twitter.com/johnproc

Learn more about the New York court system through Court Watch NYC at https://www.courtwatchnyc.org/

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OUR HOUSE Credits:
Production and editing by Jeff Rose.
Music by Audioblocks.
Hosted by Nicole Ferraro.
PR by PKPR.