Grateful Fest Celebrates 50 years of the Grateful Dead

What's the magic of the Grateful Dead? What makes the band as popular as ever and how did they keep such a devoted fan base? Rolling Stone contributing editor Anthony Decurtis joins us to answer that question.

September 17, 2015 12:15 PM | Comments
The Atlantic sat down with "Documentary Now!" creators Bill Hader, Fred Armisen, and Seth Meyers to discuss transforming documentaries into mockumentaries.VIDEO
September 11, 2015 11:37 AM | Comments
This week on MetroFocus: Young Models, WTC Elevator, Post 9-11 Safety, Anti-Semitism, High Tech Synagogues, San Gennaro Feast VIDEO
September 10, 2015 3:41 PM | Comments
Sara Ziff, founder of The Model Alliance, joins Rafael Pi Roman to discuss the issues behind the safety, rights and marketing of underage models on the catwalk.VIDEO
September 10, 2015 3:40 PM | Comments
In an effort to reach more of their community, one synagogue on Long Island has taken its High Holiday services high tech.VIDEO
July 23, 2015 11:41 AM | Comments

While on assignment in Afghanistan in 2009, journalist Jenny Nordberg discovered the “bacha posh” – daughters who are temporarily raised as sons and presented to the world as boys. Nordberg shares her experiences reporting on this hidden practice, the subject […]

July 16, 2015 12:09 PM | Comments

One of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goals is to offer free, full-day, pre-kindergarten to four-year-olds citywide. Andrea Vasquez visits a pre-k in East Harlem to report on the program’s first year and the plans to expand this model for early […]

July 13, 2015 11:37 AM | Comments

Anchor Jack Ford talks with filmmaker Mary Murphy about her documentary Hey, Boo: Harper Lee and To Kill A Mockingbird. An updated version of the documentary, titled Harper Lee: American Masters, will air on PBS stations July 10 before the […]

July 9, 2015 9:00 AM | Comments

To Kill a Mockingbird. A work of literary genius. A Pulitzer Prize-winner. A brilliant Academy Award-winning film. And we all thought it was Harper Lee’s only novel.

June 26, 2015 9:44 AM | 1 Comment

Neuroscientist and Columbia University assistant professor of pediatrics Kimberly Noble joins anchor Jack Ford to shed light on her recent study, which found a link between poverty and children’s brain size. This week MetroFocus, PBS NewsHour Weekend and NJTV News […]

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