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October 06, 2017 at 5:30 am

MetroFocus Special:  Beyond Hamilton See how students are getting more than a history lesson from this  Broadway spectacular.  We’ll hear from James Basker, President of the Gilder Lehman Institute and Dr. Barbara McKeon, the Head of School at the Broome Street Academy. We explore the legacy Hamilton’s wife, Eliza, left behind for children in need that continues to this very […]

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October 05, 2017 at 5:30 am

800,000 young immigrants will lose their legal status unless congress passes a Dreamer Act.  We talk to a young “Dreamer” and activist who takes us inside the fight for his future. Meet New Jersey teacher, Toney Jackson, who is using Hip-Hop and the spoken word in the classroom, and sparking creativity in his fourth graders. A fatal stabbing at a school in […]

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October 04, 2017 at 5:30 am

We’ll take you inside the election that will mark the end of Governor Chris Christie’s tumultuous tenure.  Steve Adubato sizes up the candidates and the competition with a preview of “New Jersey’s Next Governor.” Transgender icon Marsha P. Johnson helped spark the Stonewall Riots. But her death here in New York City still remains a mystery.  We revisit the case with […]

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October 03, 2017 at 7:15 pm

It’s journalism wrapped in a game.  “Freakonomics” host Stephen Dubner is back with a preview of his new, New York show called “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.” Stephen Dubner’s “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Show Dates at Joe’s Pub in New York City Tickets available here. October 5/6:30 — Alex Wagner, CBS News correspondent and contributing editor at The Atlantic October 5/9:30 — Sas […]

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