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July 31, 2013 4:03 PM | Comments
On the show this week: solutions to poverty, NYC Votes 2013 continues with mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis, what's next in Albany, and New Jersey's new mobile Hall of FameVIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  July 31, 2013 4:03 PM | Comments
For those struggling to get out of New York's growing shelter system, having a mailing address can be one step towards stability. VIDEO
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July 26, 2013 1:40 PM | Comments
On the show this week: solutions to poverty, NYC Votes 2013 continues with mayoral candidate John Catsimatidis, what's next in Albany, and New Jersey's new mobile Hall of FameVIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  March 13, 2013 2:55 PM | Comments
An interactive map tracks 20 years of data on poverty and minimum wage in the US.
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March 6, 2013 12:46 PM | Updated: November 25, 2014 | Comments
MetroFocus is a multi-platform news magazine focusing on the New York region. Watch our promo video here.VIDEO
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February 13, 2013 12:14 PM | Comments
MetroFocus takes an in-depth look at the relationship between gun violence and poverty. Rafael Pi Roman interviews AIDS activist, Peter Staley, and more.VIDEO
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Beth Garbitelli  |  February 13, 2013 12:14 PM | Comments
Rick Karr reports from Crown Heights on a small group’s strategy to reduce gun violence and to address the connection between poverty and gun crimes.VIDEO
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Charles Lyons  |  February 4, 2013 4:31 PM | Updated: February 26, 2013 | 1 Comment
City Limits and Institute for Children, Poverty, and Homelessness Host Animated Panel on PovertyVIDEO
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December 19, 2012 6:10 PM | Comments
An in-depth look at what happened when the power went out at New York hospitals, interviews with former Mayor Ed Koch and former Governor Christine Todd Whitman, and more.VIDEO
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December 19, 2012 6:00 PM | Comments
Pulitzer Prize-winner Dr. Sheri Finks writes for The New York Times and ProPublica, raising questions about care for vulnerable populations in hospitals and nursing homes.VIDEO
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