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IN THE PRESS

Brooklyn Daily Eagle: I worked at Rikers Island. It’s time for better jails.

Filter Mag: A Social Worker’s Hellish Account

Daily Beast: Here’s What Paul Manafort Can Expect at Rikers Island

The Brian Lehrer Show | How to Help Loved Ones Who May Be Struggling

America Magazine: ​Older inmates have paid their debts. Are we willing to forgive them?

Incarcerate US Podcast: Episode 20 - Award Winning Author Mary Buser - Lockdown On Rikers

The height of cruelty’: Solitary confinement for mentally ill prisoners

The Chapters Rap - May 1st, 2017

MetroFocus | Behind Bars At Rikers

'Inmates at Rikers Island'

Solitary Confinement's Mockery of Human Rights

A Rikers Island Social Worker - The Brian Lehrer Show

The Takeaway with John Hockenberry

Ex-Social Worker Talks ‘Shocking Stories of Abuse and Injustice’ At New York’s Rikers Island

How Rikers Drove My Innocent Patient to Plead Guilty

Former Rikers Island mental health worker details experience of inmates going mad, abuse in new book

Vivid recollections “of my journey from idealistic intern to disillusioned Acting Chief of Mental Health...”

The Park Avenue Armory - Panel Discussion

"Doing Bing Time" -- Memories of a Mental Health Worker in Rikers Island's Solitary Confinement Unit

Mentally Ill at Rikers

The Morning Show - Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg

A Former Social Worker Recalls the Horrors She Witnessed at Rikers

Lockdown on Rikers: New Excerpt

Lockdown on Rikers: Interview by Tayla Andre

Former Rikers Employee: Jail System Enables Loss Of Detainees' 'Dignity'

Shelf-Awareness: Book Review

Mary E. Buser: Mental Health and Mass Incarceration

"We're dying in here, Miss, we're dying!":Horrors I saw in Solitary Confinement

Student Alliance for Prison Reform

Listen: Mary Buser's "Lockdown On Rikers" Chat

New York’s Troubling Proposals for Jail ‘Safety’ at Rikers

The Truth About Rikers

Lack of Support For Mentally Ill Convicts

The ‘Misery of Solitary Confinement'

The Michael Slate Show

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