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October 11, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
October 12, 2017 at 5:30 am

Sparks flew at last night’s Mayoral debate as Bill de Blasio fought City Hall hopefuls Nicole Malliotakis and Bo Dietl in a bare knuckles debate, but did it change any minds?  We’ll have the full report with WNYC’s City Hall reporter, Brigid Bergin. Once a victim, now he’s a leading voice for equality and for caution.  On “National Coming Out Day,” Zeke […]

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October 10, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
October 11, 2017 at 5:30 am

Days after the disgraced former studio head and Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein was fired from his own company, the list of sexual harassment claims against him grows and the message it’s sending reverberates, not just in New York and Hollywood, but in homes across America.  We’ll hear from one of the women who accuses Weinstein and from Gretchen Carlson, who […]

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October 4, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
October 05, 2017 at 5:30 am

800,000 young immigrants will lose their legal status unless congress passes a Dreamer Act.  We talk to a young “Dreamer” and activist who takes us inside the fight for his future. Meet New Jersey teacher, Toney Jackson, who is using Hip-Hop and the spoken word in the classroom, and sparking creativity in his fourth graders. A fatal stabbing at a school in […]

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October 3, 2017: TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
October 04, 2017 at 5:30 am

We’ll take you inside the election that will mark the end of Governor Chris Christie’s tumultuous tenure.  Steve Adubato sizes up the candidates and the competition with a preview of “New Jersey’s Next Governor.” Transgender icon Marsha P. Johnson helped spark the Stonewall Riots. But her death here in New York City still remains a mystery.  We revisit the case with […]

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October 3, 2017: NEW “FREAKONOMICS” SPINOFFclip
October 03, 2017 at 7:15 pm

It’s journalism wrapped in a game.  “Freakonomics” host Stephen Dubner is back with a preview of his new, New York show called “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.” Stephen Dubner’s “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Show Dates at Joe’s Pub in New York City Tickets available here. October 5/6:30 — Alex Wagner, CBS News correspondent and contributing editor at The Atlantic October 5/9:30 — Sas […]

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