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MetroFocus: August 26, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 26, 2021
Tonight, director Daniel Bogado gives us a sneak peak at the upcoming six-part documentary series, three years in the making and in partnership with the 9/11 Memorial Museum, titled “9/11: One Day in America.” Then we’ll talk with survivor Kathy Comerford, who recounts how the anti-terrorism training she had undergone ...
NY AFGHAN GROUP HELPS AFGHANISTAN WOMEN TO SAFETY
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MetroFocus | August 25, 2021
Sunita Viswanath, co-founder and Board Chair of Women for Afghan Women, joins us to discuss what her organization, which operates both in Afghanistan and in New York City, is doing to support women in Afghanistan who currently fear for their lives and futures, as well as the Afghan American community ...
MetroFocus: August 25, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 25, 2021
Sunita Viswanath, co-founder and Board Chair of Women for Afghan Women, joins us to discuss what her organization is doing to support women in Afghanistan who currently fear for their lives and futures, as well as the Afghan American community here in New York. Also, Julie Suk joins us tonight ...
MetroFocus: August 25, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 25, 2021
Sunita Viswanath, co-founder and Board Chair of Women for Afghan Women, joins us to discuss what her organization is doing to support women in Afghanistan who currently fear for their lives and futures, as well as the Afghan American community here in New York. Also, Julie Suk joins us tonight ...
GOVERNOR KATHY HOCHUL: THE FIRST 24
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MetroFocus | August 24, 2021
Political insider, host and managing editor of WMHT’s “New York Now” Dan Clark joins us with an inside look at Kathy Hochul’s first 24 hours as governor of New York.
MetroFocus: August 24, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 24, 2021
Political insider, host and managing editor of WMHT’s “New York Now” Dan Clark joins us with an inside look at Kathy Hochul’s first 24 hours as governor of New York. Also, we take you inside the Queens Museum exhibit "Never Built New York" for a fascinating look at the wild ...
MetroFocus: August 23, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 23, 2021
Our Frontpage Forecast panelists Brooklyn NAACP President and Political Strategist L. Joy Williams, CUNY Professor and former President of the New York City Board of Elections JC Polanco, and The City reporter Katie Honan discuss the latest as the clock ticks down to the moment Governor Cuomo officially leaves office ...
HELPING HAITI: NY ASSEMBLYMEMBER RALLIES FOR SUPPORT
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MetroFocus | August 19, 2021
Tonight, State Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn, the first Haitian-American to serve in New York’s Assembly, joins us to discuss her office’s efforts to support the people of Haiti as well as New York’s large Haitian population.
MetroFocus: August 19, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 19, 2021
Tonight, State Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte Hermelyn, the first Haitian-American to serve in New York’s Assembly, joins us to discuss her office’s efforts to support the people of Haiti as well as New York’s large Haitian population. Also, attorney and author Mark Torres joins us to discuss his new book “Long ...
MetroFocus: August 18, 2021
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MetroFocus | August 18, 2021
Next week Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul is expected to take over as governor under extraordinary circumstances. Tonight, Governor David Paterson is back to share his thoughts on what’s happening in Albany- from Governor Cuomo’s demise to the Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul’s rise and what’s next for New York.