Sonia Ossorio, president of National Organization for Women (N.O.W.) of New York, reacts to Schneiderman’s resignation. She joins us in the studio to explain the betrayal felt by many women who thought of Schneiderman as a champion of gender equality. Aired on May 08, 2018.
Schneiderman submitted his resignation after allegations by four women surfaced, accusing New York’s former top justice official of harassment, physical assault, and abuse of power. Gotham Gazette’s Executive Editor, Ben Max, is here to break it all down. Aired on May 08, 2018.
All eyes remain fixed on the “Storm” brewing over the White House and if President Trump will plead the 5th as the corruption re-trial of former New York State assembly speaker Sheldon Silver continues. We have the latest. Michael Skakel, who was serving a prison sentence for the murder of Martha Moxley, had his conviction overturned after serving more than […]
A music pioneer follows his roots and takes his talent back to Puerto Rico, where residents continue to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Aired on May 07, 2018.
Michael Skakel, who was serving a prison sentence for the murder of Martha Moxley, had his conviction overturned after serving more than a decade in prison. Skakel’s cousin, Robert Kennedy Jr., is here to discuss. Aired on May 06, 2018.
The push to legalize. Thousands are expected at a planned pro-pot parade and rally here in Manhattan tomorrow. New York City’s Public Advocate Letitia James is here with the details. Sex workers unite to fight an anti-trafficking bill that they say puts them and others in serious harm’s way. Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, and Duke Ellington, were more than music […]
Soothing through song. In tiny suburbs, homeless shelters, or even in prisons, creating the mother-child bond is essential for wellbeing. Tonight, we’ll take you inside the visionary “lullaby project”. Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty on American society. Major funding for this […]
Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, and Duke Ellington, were more than music legends, they were “the jazz ambassadors.” And now we share their untold story. Aired on May 04, 2018.