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“LATINO VOTE: DISPATCHES FROM THE BATTLEGROUND”
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MetroFocus | October 6, 2020
Tonight, Bernardo Ruiz, producer and director of “Latino Vote: Dispatches From The Battleground” delves into the campaigns in the battleground states of Nevada, Florida, Texas, and Pennsylvania to explore how Latino voters are poised to shape not only the upcoming election but the future of the country.
MetroFocus: October 6, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 6, 2020
COVID, THE PRESIDENT AND A 2ND WAVE; LATINO PUBLIC BROADCASTING SERIES VOCES PRESENTS: “LATINO VOTE: DISPATCHES FROM THE BATTLEGROUND”
COVID, THE PRESIDENT AND A 2ND WAVE
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MetroFocus | October 6, 2020
President Trump’s revelation that he tested positive for COVID has upended the 2020 race and put the national spotlight on his health. What did his medical care indicate about the nature and severity of his illness? What does the fact that the President of the United States can contract this ...
MetroFocus: October 5, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 5, 2020
The President’s health, the upcoming Vice-Presidential debate and the latest political news headline this edition of Metrofocus’ Front Page Forecast. Tonight’s panel features Joseph Pinion, Chair of The Conservative Color Coalition, author and associate professor of political science at Rutgers University Dr. Saladin Ambar and NY Daily News editorial board ...
MetroFocus: October 1, 2020
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MetroFocus | October 1, 2020
National Action Network founder Reverend Al Sharpton has spent a lifetime fighting for social and racial justice. In the 1980’s and 1990’s, his public activism made him a fixture of New York City tabloids– a distinction he shared with another New York figure- President Donald Trump. Tonight, he joins us ...
MetroFocus: September 30, 2020
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MetroFocus | September 30, 2020
In Metrofocus tonight- the highs, lows and takeaways from last night’s 1st Presidential debate. Tonight, Reverend Leah D. Daughtry, Faith Leader, CEO of the 2016 and 2008 Democratic National Convention Committees and former chief of staff for the Democratic Party squares off against Amy Holmes, conservative strategist and writer for ...
MetroFocus: September 29, 2020
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MetroFocus | September 29, 2020
In recent years, Federal Hall and its critical history have been overlooked and underappreciated. Now there is a push to fix that oversight and to address how we honor the past while telling our nation’s story in a more authentic way. The effort is called “New Day At Federal Hall.”
MetroFocus: September 29, 2020
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MetroFocus | September 29, 2020
In recent years, Federal Hall and its critical history have been overlooked and underappreciated. Now there is a push to fix that oversight and to address how we honor the past while telling our nation’s story in a more authentic way. The effort is called “New Day At Federal Hall.”
MetroFocus: September 28, 2020
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MetroFocus | September 28, 2020
The 1st of 3 debate showdowns between President Donald Trump and Joe Biden, the future of the Supreme Court, and other late-breaking news headline this special edition of our Front Page Forecast.
MetroFocus: September 25, 2020
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MetroFocus | September 25, 2020
Breonna Taylor’s name and image have become part of the national movement over racial injustice since May, when her case began to draw national attention. This week, after more than 100 days of protests and a months long investigation into the police shooting of the 26-year-old emergency room technician- only ...