After Newsday’s revealing investigation into housing discrimination on Long Island, one of the region’s leading civil rights advocates, Elaine Gross, founder and president of Erase Racism, has accused the federal government of gutting necessary protections for fair housing. We’ll have the details. Amid concerns that underfunding could lead to another undercount of minority New Yorkers, non-profit organizations across New York City are taking action to make sure that everyone is counted. We’ll talk to the woman leading the charge. Maddie Orton will report on doctors at NYU Langone Health who are testing cutting-edge research to treat eye disease.
Aired on December 13, 2019.