May 22, 2018 at 5:30 am

Whose up and whose down in the power 100 in New York State? We’ve got the full list! Residents near the besieged L-train worry about overcrowding and inaccessibility. Their concerns and more as we take you into what will be, by most accounts, New York’s latest transit nightmare. PBS’ “The Great American Read” kicks off tomorrow. Come join the network as we celebrate and fill you in on this event for the entire family.  The rise and fall of America’s controversial community organizing group that sought to empower marginalized communities. A dive into the firestorm that was ACORN.

Aired on May 21, 2018.


MetroFocus is made possible by James and Merryl Tisch, Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III, the Sylvia A. and Simon B. Poyta Programming Endowment to Fight Anti-Semitism, Bernard and Irene Schwartz, Rosalind P. Walter, Barbara Hope Zuckerberg, Jody and John Arnhold, the Cheryl and Philip Milstein Family, Janet Prindle Seidler, Judy and Josh Weston and the Dr. Robert C. and Tina Sohn Foundation.


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