October 31, 2018 at 5:30 am

It’s the final countdown to the midterm elections. This coming Tuesday will determine who has momentum in New York and the nation. City and State’s Jon Lentz is breaking it down for us. What happens when bad things happen to social media? Frontline tackles that and more with their examination into “The Facebook Dilemma.” Join us as we take a look at the company, its global power, the rise of digital tribalism and its missteps. One of New York City’s homeless high school students is Harvard bound. What’s her secret? We have the details. New York City is at risk. Peril & Promise, the public media initiative reporting on the human impact of climate change, scientific solutions and innovation in resilience, mitigation and clean energy, presents the four-part PBS documentary series, “Sinking Cities,” exploring how four global cities are coming to grips with the real-time effects of rising seas and extreme weather.

Aired on October 29, 2018.

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