METROFOCUS: FEBRUARY 6, 2020

February 07, 2020 at 5:30 am

CHASING THE DREAM: THE FACE OF AMERICA’S GREAT SOCIAL DEPRESSION

Disappearing jobs, weak education and a lack of adequate health care have forced generations of working class families into a balancing act that many are failing to master. Journalists Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl Wudunn share their deeply personal stories in “Tightrope: Americans Reaching For Hope.”

Aired on February 6, 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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