Episode
April 27, 2017 at 5:28 am

CUOMO’S TUITION FAILURE?  Does the Governor’s free tuition plan really benefit NYC’s neediest students? You’ll hear from one critic who says it barely makes the grade.   THE BOROUGH PRESIDENT SPEAKS: BROOKLYN Gentrification and the fight pitting a Housing Boom against Homeless Shelters & Affordable Housing. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams addresses these issues and more in the first of […]

Continue Reading

Episode
April 26, 2017 at 5:28 am

INSIDE THE SHELTER Over 60,000 people live in New York City’s homeless shelters and over 20,000 of them are children. Former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn takes us inside a shelter helping those in need.   HATE SURGE IN NYS From swastikas to bomb threats, anti-Semitic incidents have spiked by a whopping 70% across New York State alone, in the […]

Continue Reading

Clip
April 25, 2017 at 6:29 pm

Over 60,000 people live in New York City’s homeless shelters and over 20,000 of them are children. Former City Council Speaker Christine Quinn takes us inside a shelter helping those in need. Below are links for information about NYC shelters: PATH ( Prevention Assistance and Temporary Housing) Office 151 East 151 Street Bronx, NY 10451 Open 24 Hours, 7 days […]

Continue Reading

Episode
April 25, 2017 at 5:28 am

1 PAYCHECK AWAY? Are you one pay check away from homelessness?  If so you’re not alone.  A report no New York resident can afford to miss!   JOURNALISTS UNITED CNN’s Don Lemon, NBC’s Willie Geist, “The View” co-host Sunny Hostin, and WNET CEO Neal Shapiro stand in solidarity with their LGBTQ colleagues at this year’s NLGJA Gala.   YOM HA’SHOAH […]

Continue Reading

Mutual of America PSEG

Funders

MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, the Anderson Family Fund, Judy and Josh Weston, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, The Dorothy Schiff Endowment for News and Public Affairs Programming, Jody and John Arnhold, Rosalind P. Walter, Ellen and James S. Marcus, the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation, Laura and Jim Ross.

WNET

© 2017 WNET All Rights Reserved.

825 Eighth Avenue

New York, NY 10019