News: Local

Metrofocus: April 25, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 25, 2022
Tonight front page newcomer Hannah Meyers, director of policing and public safety at the Manhattan Institute and a former NYPD intelligence analyst joins Kimberly Peeler-Allen – visiting practitioner at The Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University and senior adviser to attorney general Letitia James’s reelection campaign and ...
Metrofocus: April 21, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 21, 2022
Tonight, New York City council member and part of the LGBTQ caucus, Chi Ossé joins us to discuss NYC Mayor Adams campaign against Florida's "Don't Say Gay" law. Also, outspoken author, activist, and founder of “The Moral Courage Project” at USC, Irshad Manj, offers perspective on labels, gender roles, and ...
Metrofocus: April 20, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 20, 2022
Executive Director for The Nature Conservancy in New York, Bill Ulfelder shares the lifestyle tips and changes you can make right now to protect the planet. Also, Jerome Foster II is the youngest White House Advisor ever. Tonight he joins us to talk about the impact of climate change on ...
Metrofocus: April 19, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 19, 2022
Dr. Andy Shih, the Chief Science Officer for Autism Speaks joins us tonight to break down what autism looks like and share what Autism Speaks is doing to raise awareness. Also, Bruce Shapiro, executive director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University joins us to discuss ...
THE MANY FACES OF AUTISM
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MetroFocus | April 19, 2022
According to Dr. Andy Shih, the Chief Science Officer for Autism Speaks, there is nothing about autism that should prevent those who have it from living full, successful, and happy lives so long as society adapts to become a bit more inclusive. He joins us tonight to break down what ...
METROFOCUS: April 18, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 18, 2022
Our panel of experts- J.C. Polanco of CUNY BMCC, Na'ilah Amaru, a Dcmocratic political strategist and former executive director of the New York City Council Black, Latino and Asian Caucus and Alyssa Katz, Deputy Director of "The City," the nonprofit news website covering New York.
Metrofocus: April 15, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 15, 2022
Tonight, as part of our Chasing The Dream initiative, Frontline and the New Yorker writer/historian Jelani Cobb, take a look at policing in America, race and how the move to restore safety in high crime neighborhoods may disproportionately target underserved communities.
Metrofocus: April 14, 2022
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MetroFocus | April 14, 2022
Tonight, Shana Pinnock, a journalist with lived suicide experience as she had attempted to take her life, Dionne C. Monsanto, a mental health advocate who is a suicide loss survivor who lost her daughter and Dr. Michael Lindsey, the executive director of the McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research ...