The city is boasting prevention programs and job training, while City Council members say rental subsidies are needed.
On Sept. 22, public television stations across the nation will highlight the nation’s dropout crisis on American Graduate Day. MetroFocus speaks with The Children’s Aid Society about its diverse solutions and follows a recent graduate as she enters college.
National and local gun politics, and interviews with the former NYC Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe, Israel’s Consul General and journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn.
A New York Times video profile of the Refugee Youth Summer Academy and a Q&A with the IRC education advisor on what happens next for school-age immigrants.
The journalists give a preview of their new documentary and talk about the “central moral issue of this century,” violence against women and children worldwide.
In an interview with MetroFocus, the husband and wife team share what motivated them to take on the difficult subject of violence against women and girls.