fixing the system
At VICE's Brooklyn headquarters, businesspeople and others with lived experiences in the criminal system touted a new state initiative to help ex-cons get work.
After finishing our special report on America's broken criminal justice system, we traveled back to Oklahoma's Federal Correction Institution, El Reno to screen the documentary for inmates and staff.
VICE accompanied President Obama to a federal prison in Oklahoma to film a special episode about the US criminal justice system for our show on HBO. Read an excerpt from a sit-down interview conducted during the visit.
Watch our full-length documentary, which includes our legendary trip to a federal prison with President Obama, on HBO.
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VICE Screens Upcoming Historic Criminal Justice Special at El Reno Correctional Facility for Inmates
Photos from the viewing of our special report 'Fixing the System' on Wednesday.
In advance of the premiere of 'VICE' on HBO's special 'Fixing the System' on September 27, we've decided to leverage the entire VICE ecosystem—video, editorial, ten websites, mobile, and print—to focus on the subject of American jails and prisons.
In the first clip to go live from our VICE on HBO special report Fixing the System, watch President Obama tour El Reno Federal Correctional Institution in Oklahoma—the first time in history that a sitting president has visited a federal prison.