In the second of a two-part interview, Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey talks about gay rights and coming to accept himself as a “gay American.” Then, MSNBC’s Joy-Ann Reid will be here to break down the breakdown of American racial politics. Plus, “Nature” Executive producer Fred Kaufman shares a sneak peak at a new two-part series on pets coming from the Emmy-Award winning program.
In the second of a two-part interview, former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey talks about gay rights, the Supreme Court’s decision on same-sex marriage and coming to accept himself as a “gay American.”
MSNBC’s Joy-Ann Reid will be here to break down the breakdown of American racial politics, which she explores in her book “Fracture: Barack Obama, the Clintons, and the Racial Divide.”
Former New Jersey Gov. Jim McGreevey has found a new calling behind prison bars. Just more than a decade after his resignation from the state’s top office, McGreevey, now an Episcospal Seminarian, spends his time preparing inmates for a life beyond a prison with the Jersey City Employment and Training Program. The program provides drug treatment behind bars and follows […]
In our first daily show, we discuss the safety of our country and specifically, the metropolitan region with one of the most powerful members of Congress, Rep. Peter King (R-NY) of Long Island. Plus, we sit down with “Good Morning America” anchor Amy Robach two years after an on-air mammogram led to her breast cancer diagnosis. And in the premiere […]
On the next episode of MetroFocus, we begin with immigration. The topic has frequently been in the headlines, and a new POV documentary aims to put a face to the ongoing debate. “Don’t Tell Anyone,” follows the story of Angy Rivera, an undocumented immigrant from Colombia as she goes public with her status in an effort to help others. Rivera, who now […]
We were there. And now you are too. This week in our on-going series that puts you before some of the biggest names in the Tri-State area, we take you to Vice President Joe Biden at the 2015 Concordia Summit. Held right here in New York City, the forum brings together leaders from around the world to discuss global issues.
Angy Rivera is featured in a new PBS documentary. Tune in to MetroFocus on Thursday, Oct. 8 to hear Rivera and filmmaker Mikaela Shwer discuss the piece. Angy Rivera came to New York City from Colombia with her mother when she was 4 years old. “Don’t tell anyone,” Angy says her mother told her referring to her undocumented entry into […]