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Matt Ryan, NYNow  |  February 26, 2015 4:32 PM | Comments
After greeting legislators he hit on a familiar theme right off the bat: inequality.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 6, 2015 2:39 PM | Comments
History was made Tuesday in the assembly as Bronx lawmaker Carl Heastie became the first African-American elected as the chamber’s speaker.VIDEO
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January 29, 2015 5:34 PM | Comments

Governor Cuomo’s State of the State proposal, PBS’ “The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross” wins a duPont award, journalist Jenny Nordberg on the “bacha posh” in Afghanistan and filmmaker Jonathan Novick on changing the way we look at disabilities.

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January 29, 2015 5:33 PM | Comments
It would boost the state minimum wage - which is already scheduled to increase to $9 at the beginning of next year - to $10.50 and New York City's to $11.50VIDEO
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January 28, 2015 1:55 PM | Comments

Governor Cuomo’s State of the State proposal, PBS’ “The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross” wins a duPont award, journalist Jenny Nordberg on the “bacha posh” in Afghanistan and filmmaker Jonathan Novick on changing the way we look at disabilities.

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Kirsti Itameri  |  August 6, 2014 1:51 PM | Comments
Rachel Haot, New York State chief digital officer and former New York City chief digital officer, outlines the state's internet and other technology-related goals.VIDEO
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April 9, 2014 12:32 PM | Comments

On this edition of MetroFocus: Common Core education standards and testing, The One Club’s Creative Bootcamps, rooftop garden solutions, and more.

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Esha Ray  |  April 9, 2014 12:30 PM | 2 Comments
Clara Hemphill, founding editor of Insideschools.org, and José Vilson, a New York City math teacher explore the controversy surrounding the Common Core state education standards.VIDEO
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April 4, 2014 4:03 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: Common Core education standards and testing, The One Club’s Creative Bootcamps, rooftop garden solutions, and more.

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Esha Ray  |  March 19, 2014 11:16 AM | Comments
Mayor Bill de Blasio's signature initiative was supposed to be universal pre-k but now charter schools are in the crossfire.VIDEO
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