Kingston Penitentiary's Deadly Riot

The Agenda with Steve Paikin

Fifty years ago, a deadly riot at Kingston Penitentiary shook the country. It was a response to decades of horrendous conditions that led inmates to take over the prison. Catherine Fogarty chronicles the event, its aftermath, and what's changed in the years since in her new book: "Murder on the Inside: The True Story of The Deadly Riot at Kingston Penitentiary." Fogarty is also founder and president of Big Coat Media and Story Hunter Podcasts.
When the Inmates Took Over the Prison
Apr 14, 2021
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