It’s an epidemic overrunning New York City – the apparent rise of homeless people living on the streets of Manhattan. But who’s to blame and how can the city help get people off the streets? Mary Brosnahan, President and CEO of the Coalition For The Homeless joins MetroFocus with an in-depth look at the problem and the solutions. As Jewish […]
Mary Brosnahan, president and CEO of the Coalition for the Homeless, discusses the current state of homelessness in New York City with MetroFocus host Rafael Pi Roman.
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 learning. This story is part of American Graduate, a project focused on keeping students on the path to graduation made […]
Fariña led a discussion about the habits and strategies that make successful principals and high-achieving schools with four New York City principals.
According to a report issued by the New York City comptroller’s office in April, Wall Street money managers cost the city’s public pension system $2.5 billion in “lost value” over the past ten years.
New York Magazine architecture critic and Pulitzer Prize-winner Justin Davidson discusses the potential rise of the “mile-high building” with anchor Jack Ford and what it means for the city and people on the streets below. In a Listening In segment, Chelsea Clinton, vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, discusses women’s rights with Nightline co-anchor Juju Chang at a Council on […]
An excerpt from an event at the Council on Foreign Relations called Women’s Rights as Human Rights: The Path to Full Participation, featuring Chelsea Clinton.