Littering, excessive noise and public consumption of alcohol. According to the “broken windows” policing policy that NYPD adheres to, addressing small infractions like these will help reduce crime overall. But New York City Councilwoman Vanessa Gibson disagrees and is pushing a series of bills aimed at reforming a system that disproportionately affects poor and minority communities.
A difference in wealth can mean a difference in health. In East Harlem, life expectancy is nine years fewer than the wealthier Upper West Side region. Illumination Fund’s Laurie Tisch, Unilever’s Alfie Vivian and Gabrielle Fialkoff from the mayor’s office introduce us to a new city initiative aimed at promoting health and wellness in the city’s most underserved communities.
With one of our local governors vying to be the next President, we sit down with Matt Katz to discuss New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and his road on the Presidential campaign trail.
Alexander Heffner of PBS’s “Open Mind” joins us to discuss Donald Trump’s popularity. Jeanine Pirro joins us to discuss her new book on Robert Durst, “He Killed Them All.” A new website could shake up how voters interact with candidates running for office.
The candidacy of New Yorker Donald Trump has stirred debate since the moment he announced his Republican bid for president, but the real estate mogul and billionaire is surging in the polls. PBS’s “Open Mind” host Alexander Heffner joins us to discuss what Trump’s popularity says about American politics.
News organizations and social media are buzzing over Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s decision to skip Thursday’s debate on Fox News. The New York real estate mogul is leading the pack in the race and a front runner’s absence on stage is unprecedented, especially considering the Iowa caucus is right around the corner on February 1. Much stock is put into […]
We take a special inside look at the latest website from the folks behind the petition website Change.org – a project they promise will shake up how voters interact with candidates running for office.