all stories tagged "Mayor Bill de Blasio"


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June 18, 2014 11:33 AM | Comments

On this edition of MetroFocus: New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, environmental journalist Dan Fagin on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation, actor Christopher Plummer at the Theatre World Awards, and Kara Walker on LIVE from the NYPL.

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Esha Ray  |  June 18, 2014 11:33 AM | Comments
New York City Public Advocate Letitia James takes on her critics and shares her agenda with host Rafael Pi Roman.VIDEO
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June 13, 2014 2:20 PM | Comments

On the next edition of MetroFocus: New York City Public Advocate Letitia James, environmental journalist Dan Fagin on his Pulitzer Prize-winning book, Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation, actor Christopher Plummer at the Theatre World Awards, and Kara Walker on LIVE from the NYPL.

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Marisa Wong  |  June 11, 2014 2:33 PM | Comments
Reporter Rick Karr investigates New York City’s plan to provide free internet access across the city in an effort to bridge the digital divide.VIDEO
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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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Esha Ray  |  February 26, 2014 12:48 PM | Comments
Even with presidential elections more than two years away, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is a leading contender for the Democratic nomination.VIDEO
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Esha Ray  |  February 19, 2014 12:28 PM | Comments
WNYC Reporter Brigid Bergin joins host Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the mayor's agenda and the challenges ahead.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  February 12, 2014 1:32 PM | Comments
The death of big media has been widely reported, but if you live in New York City, you know that big media - and small - are thriving.VIDEO
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Kirsti Itameri  |  January 22, 2014 1:13 PM | Comments

President of the Rockefeller Foundation, Judith Rodin, has some serious suggestions for New York Mayor Bill de Blasio to make the city more resilient and ready to withstand another Superstorm Sandy.

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January 15, 2014 4:03 PM | Comments
Rafael Pi Roman talks to New York Magazine's Chris Smith about Governor Cuomo’s 2014 agenda, outgoing Lincoln Center president Reynold Levy discusses a decade of changes to the performing arts center, Meet the Coywolf, and more.VIDEO
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