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Browne is the architect of many programs that bring preventive health measures to underserved communities in New York and elsewhere. Areas of concern include asthma, diabetes, cancer, heart disease and HIV.
Local elections and how changes in ethnic communities are being mapped. Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz on income inequality. How the Arthur Ashe Institute is saving lives. Salman Rushdie finds freedom in New York. A look at Yankees history with the author of “Pinstripe Empire.”
Educating New York’s black community about health threats is the core mission of the Brooklyn-based Arthur Ashe Institute. Salon owners and CEO Ruth Browne explain their work.
The Center for Urban Research Director John Mollenkopf uses mapping to show the changing balance of native-born and immigrant racial groups.