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METROFOCUS SPECIAL EDITION: THE BATTLE AT THE BORDERepisode
June 22, 2018 at 5:30 am

In spite of President Trump’s executive order yesterday, many questions remain about what’s next in the process of “zero tolerance” at the U.S.-Mexico border. How will the children reunite with their families? And, what is the potential damage to them from this chaotic experience? Will Congressional Republicans come up with a plan that secures the border and is also compassionate? […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
June 21, 2018 at 5:30 am

Families still separated at the U.S. border see hope in a reunion with their loved ones under an executive order signed by President Trump. A new plan aims to help Puerto Rico not only recover from Hurricane Maria, but to also make the island stronger and more self-sufficient than ever before. It’s Pride Month! We’re taking you on a tour of […]

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REBUILDING PUERTO RICOclip
June 21, 2018 at 4:45 am

A new plan aims to help Puerto Rico not only recover from Hurricane Maria, but to also make the island stronger and more self-sufficient than ever before. For more information on the Ford Foundation click here.  Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the impact of poverty […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
June 20, 2018 at 5:30 am

Natasha Alexenko was raped at gunpoint, but the evidence from the attack sat on a shelf for 10 years while her assailant roamed free. Instead of considering herself a victim, she became a crusader, and what she found on her journey was both startling and scary. Despite legislation meant to address the issue, a new study by North Shore Child & Family […]

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