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A Trip to Rikers Island

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A Trip to Rikers Island

A Trip to Rikers Island

A Trip to Rikers Island

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On Rikers Island, the largest jail in the world, a new program aims to lower juvenile recidivism by training young inmates to question their own life choices.

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