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“THE ARMOR OF LIGHT”clip
June 02, 2018 at 4:30 am

Guns and Christianity. For some in America, the two are inextricably linked. Yet is it possible to be pro-gun and pro-life? Filmmaker Abigail Disney explored the issue in ”The Armor of Light,” which earned her the News and Documentary Emmy for “Outstanding Social Issue Documentary.” She’s here to share her insights.   Aired on January 5 and June 1, 2018. 

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
June 01, 2018 at 5:30 am

Hurricane season begins tomorrow and forecasters already predict we’re in for a very bad year. With fresh memories of the devastation wrought by Irma, Harvey and Maria, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued a new forecast that includes 10 to 16 named tropical storms. As a part of our multi-platform public media initiative, “Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity […]

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CONVICTS BECOME CLASSMATESclip
June 01, 2018 at 4:45 am

As a part of our multi-platform public media initiative, “Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America,” we take you inside Monmouth University’s academic exchange program where students get an education on mass incarceration inside a maximum security prison. Chasing the Dream: Poverty and Opportunity in America is a multi-platform public media initiative that provides a deeper understanding of the […]

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TONIGHT ON METROFOCUSepisode
May 31, 2018 at 5:30 am

Pigeons, roaches, rats and widespread neglect were discovered inside thousands of dilapidated tanks that supply drinking water to millions of New Yorkers. Frank Runyeon, a senior reporter for City & State, broke the story. He takes us inside his shocking investigation. Citizens, doctors, and lawmakers came together for a candid conversation about New York City’s opioid crisis and to meet New […]

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“BILLION OYSTER PROJECT”clip
May 31, 2018 at 5:15 am

We’ll take you inside the citizen science project working to restore one billion oysters to New York Harbor by 2030. Peril and Promise is an ongoing series of reports on the human impact of, and solutions for, Climate Change. Lead funding for Peril and Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. Vagelos. Major support is provided […]

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