The former Secretary of State and Democratic Presidential nominee is accusing the government of leaving children affected by mental health issues hung out to dry. We’re listening in as Hillary Clinton takes on Congress. Aired on January 23, 2018.
In 2015, nearly one in four of New York State’s Hispanic youth considered suicide, and one in seven actually attempted suicide. We have a special report about this growing epidemic affecting the Latina community. New York State Senator Marisol Alcantara is here to take us inside this epidemic and her plans to end it. Aired on January 23, 2018.
In recent years tensions between the police and the public in the U.S. have escalated. “The Force,” offers a look at the Oakland Police Department, one of the country’s most embattled police forces, during efforts at major reform after decades of troubled community relations. Filmmaker Peter Nicks brings us inside the Oakland PD’s efforts to rebuild its image as it […]
On the eve of the anniversary of President Trump’s inauguration, historian and author Nell Irvin Painter examines immigration, assimilation, and the power structure that exists today. In “Unsettled,” WNYC and PBS Newshour Weekend tell the story of a Congolese couple separated by new to U.S. immigration policy and refugee regulations. WNYC and PBS Newshour Weekend team up to tell the story […]
On the eve of the one year anniversary of President Trump’s inauguration, Princeton Professor, historian and author Nell Irvin Painter joins us to examine immigration, assimilation into American culture, and the perceived hierarchy of power that exists today. Aired on January 19, 2018.
Historian Rick Shenkman joins us for an analysis of President Donald Trump’s first year in office. He will break down the highs, lows and how our 45th President stacks up against past Presidents. Last January, The Women’s March brought together people of all backgrounds–women and men and gender nonconforming people, young and old, of diverse faiths, differently abled, immigrants and indigenous– […]
Historian Rick Shenkman joins us for an analysis of President Donald Trump’s first year in office. He will break down the highs, lows and how our 45th President stacks up against past Presidents. Aired on January 18, 2018.
President Trump’s popularity is dipping among his base supporters in red states, but what will that mean for the midterms and our future locally? Harry Enten, senior political writer and analyst at FiveThirtyEight, joins us for an analysis. Thousands of students on Long Island are without a place to call home. Tonight, Alex Roberts, executive director for Community Housing Innovations, joins us for a […]
Over the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday weekend, the President issued a mea culpa that is anything but, causing a firestorm of protests to erupt over vulgar comments he denies making. We’ll take you to the frontlines of the fiery fight with the city councilman who has been to jail and back for the cause. In a MetroFocus exclusive, Brooklyn Councilman Jumaane […]