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Rustbelt Radio memorial day 2006 special
05/31/2006
This week on Rustbelt Radio, a special Memorial Day program in recognition of innocent people who have been imprisoned or executed.
  • We will hear an in depth report on wrongful incarceration including interviews with:
    • Bill Moushey of the Innnocence Institute of Pittsburgh
    • Tommy Doswell, of Homewood, who was wrongfully incarcerated for 19 years before being cleared by DNA evidence
    • Duane Kirk, who was wrongfully incarcerated for 15 months
    • and members of the Black Politicial Empowment Project who are working towards legislation for compensation and services for the wrongfully incarcerated.
  • Also, Blackbox Radio interviews the The Icarus Project, a radical mental health organization.
Program note: this show was orginally scheduled for May 29, 2006, but was postponed until May 31 due to unforeseen technical problems at WRCT studios.

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