Mayor Bill de Blasio and Speaker Corey Johnson announce an agreement to move forward on closing Rikers Island in February 2018.
Marlene Nava Ramos
Marlene Nava Ramos is an organizer with No New Jails NYC, a multi-racial, multi-gender, intergenerational campaign aimed to shut down Rikers without building new jails. Ramos is also a member of the NYC Chapter of Critical Resistance, and a doctoral candidate at the CUNY Graduate Center.
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