For some New Yorker’s, choosing between buying a meal or getting to work is a way of life. Should our most needy neighbors have their commutes subsidized? Their stories, and the debate over half priced fares ahead. Aired on April 24, 2018.
Governor Andrew Cuomo is leading the charge against the New York City Housing Association (NYCHA), but his ferocity was negligible when he was Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary. And, a powerful political party has already endorsed Cynthia Nixon’s run for Governor of New York. Why? Plus, statewide elections are tomorrow, then in June it’s the congressional primaries […]
Cecile Richards, president of Planned Parenthood, joins us.to talk about her book, “Make Trouble: Standing Up, Speaking Out, and Finding the Courage to Lead.” Aired on April 23, 2018.
Today students from across the country staged a walkout to remember the victims of all school shootings with a demand that they end now! The person behind the national march takes us inside the walkout. 19 years ago today the Columbine High School massacre occurred, killing 13 and marking the start for many of the seeming epidemic of school shootings. […]
PBS rolls out “The Great American Read” while Mayor De Blasio’s office rolls out “One Book, One New York”. We have details on both of these wonderful events. To vote for the one book New York should read together please click here to vote. The winning book will be revealed on May 3rd. Aired on April 20, 2018.
A new tactic being proposed in the war on the drugs may put all New Yorkers on the front lines of the battle. This may just enable you to help save lives in the process. Find out how. Meet “The Refugee Doctor” who has devoted her life to saving survivors of genocide. Bill Nye is perhaps the most beloved teacher in America. […]
We look at the life of Flushing’s First Lady. The late Barbara Bush was the wife of one President and the mother of another. But, it’s often forgotten, she was born a New Yorker. We take a look back at the matriarch of an American dynasty, who started her life in Queens. Aired on April 18, 2018.
Bill Nye is perhaps the most beloved teacher in America. He’s here to discuss his life outside the lab and the POV documentary “Bill Nye: Science Guy.” Aired on April 18, 2018.