December 12, 2018 at 5:30 am

We have the details on an important conference that about marijuana legalization in New York. And, as the New York City Council begins a series of hearings on Amazon’s new headquarters in Long Island City, activists will be protesting what they call the “#HQ2Scam” at City Hall’s steps. The National Urban League’s President Marc Morial joins us with perspective. Plus, actress Christine Lahti channels feminist icon Gloria Steinem as she brings her life story to the stage. We’ve got your preview!

Aired on December 11, 2018.


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