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POST PANDEMIC SHIFT IN HOMELESS SHELTER POLICIES
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MetroFocus | July 29, 2021
New York Congressman Ritchie Torres joins us tonight to discuss his focused efforts in Washington onto fighting homelessness, child poverty and gun violence.
MetroFocus: July 29, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 29, 2021
New York Congressman Ritchie Torres joins us tonight to discuss his focused efforts in Washington onto fighting homelessness, child poverty and gun violence. Also, Brandon Staton, the man behind Humans of New York joins us to share how it all got started. Last, we take you on a tour of ...
MetroFocus: July 28, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 28, 2021
“PIER KIDS” A NEW DOCUMENTARY FILM FROM POV, TRANSPORTS VIEWERS TO THE CHRISTOPHER STREET PIER, A PLACE WHERE HOMELESS QUEER BLACK YOUTH HAVE FORGED COMMUNITY AND FAMILY. DIRECTOR ELEGANCE BRATTON JOINS US ALONG WITH ONE OF THE PRINCIPAL PARTICIPANTS IN THE FILM, KRYSTAL LABEIJA AS PART OF OUR “CHASING THE ...
“THE UNBROKEN THREAD”
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MetroFocus | July 27, 2021
Has the modern quest for choice without limit led us into an individual and collective prison? Sohrab Ahmari, New York Post op-ed editor, believes the answer to that question is a resounding “yes” and tonight he makes the case in “The Unbroken Thread: Discovering The Wisdom Of Tradition In An ...
MetroFocus: July 27, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 27, 2021
Sohrab Ahmari, New York Post op-ed editor joins us to discuss his new book, “The Unbroken Thread: Discovering The Wisdom Of Tradition In An Age Of Chaos.” Also, we’re taking a close look at your finances with film and tv star and financial literacy activist Hill Harper who is on ...
MetroFocus: July 26, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 26, 2021
Tonight’s Frontpage Forecast features Rutgers University Associate Professor Saladin Ambar, Political Commentator JC Polanco and The City Deputy Editor Alyssa Katz with a look at the latest headlines from across the tristate and the nation.
MetroFocus: July 22, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 22, 2021
With New York City newly reopened, businesses are beginning to bounce back. The Center For Urban Future's Executive Director Jonathan Bowles, Former NYC Deputy Mayor and new CEO of the Robin Hood Foundation, Richard Buery and Founder of Girls Who Code, Reshma Saujani join us to reveal the results of ...
MetroFocus: July 21, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 21, 2021
The Center For Court Innovation’s Elise White and Basaime Spate join us for this very upfront, honest, and eye-opening conversation on gun violence and the deep-seated sub-culture that glorifies guns.
MetroFocus: July 20, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 20, 2021
Tonight, Tony Award-winning actor Brian Stokes Mitchell joins us to discuss the reopening of Broadway theaters, and his new outdoor show, “Out with the Old, In with the New.” Also, journalist Maria Hinojosa shares her own experience as a Mexican American woman in her new book,“Once I Was You: A ...