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January 08, 2018 at 7:00 pm

New York’s cash bail system sends thousands to jail simply because they cannot afford to pay. These individuals spend weeks, months and in extreme cases, years waiting for a “speedy” trial. Now human rights activist Kerry Kennedy brings the weight of her father’s legacy to the fight, as she calls for bail reform in 2018.  She joins us to share the […]

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January 08, 2018 at 6:45 pm

Bitter cold and no heat is a reality for thousands of people living in New York City Housing Authority apartments in the most extreme weather we’ve had so far this winter. It’s a new scandal for the already embattled agency. City Comptroller Scott Stringer is here with details and next steps. Aired on January 8, 2018.

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January 06, 2018 at 5:35 am

Guns and Christianity. For some in America, the two are inextricably linked. Yet is it possible to be pro-gun and pro-life? Filmmaker Abigail Disney explored the issue in ”The Armor of Light,” which earned her the News and Documentary Emmy for “Outstanding Social Issue Documentary.” She’s here to share her insights. The presidential election of 2016 will go down in history for the perceived bitter […]

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January 05, 2018 at 7:30 pm

Hummingbirds may be small, but they are some of Mother Nature’s most amazing fliers. Their unique ability to fly up, down, left, right, backward, and even upside down, is a trait seen in no other species of bird on Earth. Producer and cinematographer Ann Johnson Prum is here to talk about “Nature: Super Hummingbirds,” a film which was recognized with a News […]

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January 05, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The presidential election of 2016 will go down in history for the perceived bitter hatred between candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, but it doesn’t hold a candle to the contention witnessed during the 1968 debates between Gore Vidal and William Buckley. Director and producer Robert Gordon joins us to talk about his Emmy Award-winning historical documentary, “Best of Enemies.”  Aired on January 5, 2018.

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January 05, 2018 at 6:45 pm

Guns and Christianity. For some in America, the two are inextricably linked. Yet is it possible to be pro-gun and pro-life? Filmmaker Abigail Disney explored the issue in ”The Armor of Light,” which earned her the News and Documentary Emmy for “Outstanding Social Issue Documentary.” She’s here to share her insights.   Aired on January 5, 2018. 

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