News: Local

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 ...
MetroFocus: July 19, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 19, 2021
Tonight Frontpage Forecast veteran, GOP Strategist and Chair of the Conservative Color Coalition Joseph Pinion, City Limits Executive Editor Jeanmarie Evelly and The Daily Beast Senior Editor and New York Daily News Columnist Harry Siegel bring you the latest headlines from across the tristate and the nation.
MetroFocus: July 15, 2021
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MetroFocus | July 15, 2021
Bob McKinnon, author of “Three Little Engines” joins us as part of our Chasing The Dream initiative to explore the concepts of social mobility and inequality in a manner with which young children can identify. Also, Wendy Whitman joins us to discuss her new book "Premonition" and give her take ...
A CRIMINAL JUSTICE “PREMONITION”
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MetroFocus | July 15, 2021
Wendy Whitman joins us to discuss her new book "Premonition" and give her take on some problematic aspects of the criminal justice system.
“THREE LITTLE ENGINES”
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MetroFocus | July 15, 2021
Bob McKinnon, author of "Three Little Engines" joins us as part of our Chasing The Dream initiative to explore the concepts of social mobility and inequality in a manner with which young children can identify.
CANNABIS, CONGRESS & THE WAR ON DRUGS
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MetroFocus | July 14, 2021
Executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance Kassandra Frederique joins us to discuss the fight for drug policy reform breaking out in New York and across the country.