City Councilman Corey Johnson shares his efforts to grow affordable housing to his Mid-Manhattan district amid rising rates of homelessness across the city.
We break down what the corruption verdict of Dean Skelos, former Senate majority leader, means for Albany politics. Plus, we catch up with “That Girl” Marlo Thomas on her new off Broadway show and tune in to Tranparent’s Jeffrey Tambor in our on-going “Listening In” series.
Former Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos and his son, Adam were found guilty on eight counts of corruption Friday. The verdict comes on the heels of ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver’s corruption conviction. We discuss the fallout.
In our ongoing “Listening In” series, we catch up with TV, film and Broadway veteran Jeffrey Tambor and get his take on transgender parents coming out to their kids just as Amazon releases the second season of “Transparent.”
We sit down with Marlo Thomas of “That Girl” fame and now the off-Broadway show “Clever Little Lies” to hear the truth about life with Phil Donahue, her work with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and what it really means to be “Free to be…you and me.”
We talk to Columbia Climate Scientist Dr. Radley Horton about how climate change will impact the city, just as the international climate summit in Paris is wrapping up. The New York Times columnist Nick Kristof joins us to discuss the gun violence we face in the U.S. and steps to reduce it. And style maven and CEO of the Villency Design Group Eric Villency explains Frank Siantra’s iconic style.
In light of yet another mass shooting, on Saturday The New York Times published a front page editorial — its first in 95 years — on the need to end the gun epidemic in America. The New York Times columnist Nick Kristof joins us to discuss the gun violence we face in the U.S. and the steps he argues we must take the reduce it.