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MetroFocus: October 30, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 31, 2020
Investigative journalist and author Andrea Bernstein examines “American Oligarchs” and the rise of the Trump and Kushner families to the pinnacle of wealth and power. Also, this frightful ghoulish weekend, “Monstrous” author Carlyn Beccia takes us on a scary trip through the lore, gore and history of Halloween to uncover ...
MetroFocus: October 29, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 29, 2020
Tonight, Steve Adubato, host of One-On-One tackles what qualities make the best leaders in times of crisis and more in his upcoming book, “Lessons In Leadership: Innovation In An Age Of COVID-19.” Also, veteran FRONTLINE filmmaker Michael Kirk, joins us with a unique primer for voters in The Choice 2020: ...
STEVE ADUBATO’S LESSON IN LEADERSHIP
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MetroFocus | October 29, 2020
Throughout the course of the coronavirus pandemic, we’ve seen both the best and the worst from our elected officials as they grapple with the crisis of our lifetime. Tonight, Steve Adubato, host of One-On-One tackles what qualities make the best leaders in times of crisis and more in his upcoming ...
MetroFocus: October 28, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 28, 2020
With new cases of COVID arising across the tri-state, fears of a second wave may be rooted in scientific fact. But will the infection be mutated and more dangerous or severe? Tonight, Dr. Ian Lipkin, the preeminent epidemiologist at Columbia University who consulted on the movie Contagion and is known ...
TAKING ON THE CITY’S WORST LANDLORDS
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MetroFocus | October 28, 2020
Mice infestations, lead paint, mold plus lack of heat, water, and electricity! Public advocate Jumaane Williams is cracking down on the city’s worst landlords and gives us a front row seat to the fight. Plus, he shares his views on the new COVID lockdo...
TAKING ON THE CITY’S WORST LANDLORDS
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MetroFocus | October 28, 2020
Mice infestations, lead paint, mold plus lack of heat, water, and electricity! Public advocate Jumaane Williams is cracking down on the city’s worst landlords and gives us a front row seat to the fight. Plus, he shares his views on the new COVID lockdo...
MetroFocus: October 27, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 27, 2020
Public advocate Jumaane Williams is cracking down on the city’s worst landlords and gives us a front-row seat to the fight. Plus, he shares his views on the new COVID lockdown as well as the “toxic machismo” driving the governing of the city and the state. Also, historian Michael Beschloss ...
TAKING ON THE CITY’S WORST LANDLORDS
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MetroFocus | October 27, 2020
Mice infestations, lead paint, mold plus lack of heat, water, and electricity! Public advocate Jumaane Williams is cracking down on the city’s worst landlords and gives us a front row seat to the fight. Plus, he shares his views on the new COVID lockdown of the NYC ghost town that ...
MetroFocus: October 26, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 26, 2020
Tonight we’ll take you behind the presidential Stahling on CBS as well as the headlines affecting the nation and the tri-state with political commentator and CUNY Professor J.C. Polanco, noted author, associate professor of political science at Rutgers University and a senior scholar at their Eagleton Institute of Politics, Dr. ...
MetroFocus: October 22, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 23, 2020
Tonight, we debate the highs, the lows and the future of the country after last night’s debate between President Trump and former VP Joe Biden. Back with powerful insight are faith leader Reverend Leah D. Daughtry, former chief of staff for the Democratic Party and CEO of the 2008 and ...