METROFOCUS: JANUARY 15, 2020

January 16, 2020 at 5:30 am

Are Muslim survivors of abuse being silenced by their own communities when they try to seek help? HuffPost reporter Rowaida Abdelaziz shares the results of her shocking investigation. As the effort to legalize recreational marijuana in New York grows, so do the concerns over the drug’s effect on teens. Journalist and author, Alex Berenson examines “The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness and Violence.” Correspondent Maddie Orton takes us inside Dr. Laser’s holographic studio, where he creates dimensional works of science and art.

Aired on January 15, 2020. 

Funders

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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