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.
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. Aired on April 18, 2018.
The New York Police Department’s sex crimes unit is under fire from the City Council for being understaffed and undertrained. Council Member Donovan Richards is here with the details. In 2014, a massive chemical spill in West Virginia left more than 300,000 people without safe drinking water. PBS’ Independent Lens premieres “What Lies Upstream,” a documentary that exposes government negligence […]