Julie Menin, the former head of the Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment is the city’s new census director. Making reforms to a census that she believes is hostile to immigrants and minorities, is first on her agenda. She joins us to discuss. Former CNN reporter Josh Levs is fighting for fair parental leave for fathers to care for their families. […]
PBS’ Nature takes us back to a time when Vikings ruled the northern seas, exploring the unique relationship between the warriors, animals and pristine environment they encountered. Aired February 13, 2019.
Lincoln scholar Harold Holzer makes the case that President Donald Trump is a lot like “Honest Abe.” He’s here to explain how. Aired February 12, 2019.
Are the plans for Amazon HQ2 over and out of Long Island City? We have the latest details. Tension mounts within the city council after Bronx Representative Ruben Diaz Sr. makes comments perceived as homophobic. Meet your neighbors and alternative approaches to combating all forms of mental illness. “The Band’s Visit” Tony Award-winning actor Ari’el Stachel reveals his post 9/11 shame […]
Meet your neighbors and alternative approaches to combating all forms of mental illness. New York City provides free confidential counseling through its thrive nyc program at 1-888-nyc-well. The suicide prevention hotline is 1-800-273-talk For more information on the tmi project, or people incorporated, you can visit their websites at tmiproject.org and peopleincorporated.org Aired February 11, 2019.
Seniors statewide are being preyed upon by criminals attempting to steal their hard earned savings. We’ve got the information to keep you and your loved ones safe. For more info on how you can protect your loved ones, click here. Aired on January 8, 2019.
On Long Island, black women and their babies are four times more likely to die during childbirth as their white neighbors. Why is this happening and what is being done to help save their lives? Aired on August 2, 2018.
What was it like being a member of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood?” Nicholas Ma, the son of musician Yo-Yo Ma, who was a frequent guest on the iconic show, gives us an intimate look at the man whose life lessons continue to influence. Don’t miss the TV premiere of “Won’t You Be My Neighbor?” on HBO and PBS February 9th at […]