• MetroFocus -- WOMEN IN POLITICS
    WOMEN IN POLITICS
    Actress and comedian June Diane Raphael is inspiring women to “Represent” ...
    Actress and comedian June Diane Raphael is inspiring women to “Represent” with her step-by-step guide to running for office.
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  • MetroFocus -- INSIDE AKWESASNE FREEDOM SCHOOL
    INSIDE AKWESASNE FREEDOM SCHOOL
    A Mohawk tribe in upstate New York is fighting to reclaim its roots by taking ...
    A Mohawk tribe in upstate New York is fighting to reclaim its roots by taking control of its own education.
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  • MetroFocus -- STANDOFF WITH IRAN
    STANDOFF WITH IRAN
    Are we on the brink of another war in the Middle East? Pulitzer Prize winner and ...
    Are we on the brink of another war in the Middle East? Pulitzer Prize winner and New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof examines the U.S.-Iran confrontation.
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  • MetroFocus -- IS THE AMERICAN WORKER UNDER SEIGE?
    IS THE AMERICAN WORKER UNDER SEIGE?
    A grim assessment of the American worker from the Manhattan Institute’s Oren ...
    A grim assessment of the American worker from the Manhattan Institute’s Oren Cass. He discusses the possible causes and potential solutions.
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  • MetroFocus -- “THE MANY LIVES OF MICHAEL BLOOMBERG”
    “THE MANY LIVES OF MICHAEL BLOOMBERG”
    Billionaire businessman, former mayor, political powerhouse. We take a deeper ...
    Billionaire businessman, former mayor, political powerhouse. We take a deeper look at the multifaceted Michael Bloomberg.
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  • MetroFocus -- STATE OF THE STATE
    STATE OF THE STATE
    Crime, healthcare, robocalls and your commute are at the top of Governor ...
    Crime, healthcare, robocalls and your commute are at the top of Governor Cuomo’s list. We’ll break down what’s at stake as he delivers his agenda for the new year.
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  • MetroFocus -- “INFORMATION WARS”
    “INFORMATION WARS”
    From local politics to national elections, we’re taking an inside look at the ...
    From local politics to national elections, we’re taking an inside look at the Russian disinformation campaign during the 2016 presidential race and discussing what we need to know heading into 2020. ...
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  • MetroFocus -- THE RACE FOR NYC MAYOR
    THE RACE FOR NYC MAYOR
    Who will be New York City’s next mayor? The field of hopefuls is already ...
    Who will be New York City’s next mayor? The field of hopefuls is already shaping up, and retired Brigadier General Loree Sutton is among those fighting for votes. The first-time candidate is here ...
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  • MetroFocus -- NYU Langone Doctors Develop New Ophthalmology Technology
    NYU Langone Doctors Develop New Ophthalmology Technology
    At NYU Langone Health, a doctor whose groundbreaking invention changed ...
    At NYU Langone Health, a doctor whose groundbreaking invention changed ophthalmology in the 1990s is building on his breakthrough with new eye care research. Dr. Joel Schuman is one of the inventors ...
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  • MetroFocus -- CENSUS OUTREACH EFFORT
    CENSUS OUTREACH EFFORT
    Amid concerns that underfunding could lead to another undercount of minority New ...
    Amid concerns that underfunding could lead to another undercount of minority New Yorkers, non-profit organizations across New York City are taking action to make sure that everyone is counted. We’ll ...
    0:08:47
  • MetroFocus -- FAIR HOUSING FIGHT
    FAIR HOUSING FIGHT
    After Newsday’s revealing investigation into housing discrimination on Long ...
    After Newsday’s revealing investigation into housing discrimination on Long Island, one of the region’s leading civil rights advocates, Elaine Gross, founder and president of Erase Racism, has ...
    0:08:38
  • MetroFocus -- YEAR IN REVIEW: GLOBAL WAVE OF ACTIVISM
    YEAR IN REVIEW: GLOBAL WAVE OF ACTIVISM
    From climate change to homelessness, we reflect on the global wave of activism ...
    From climate change to homelessness, we reflect on the global wave of activism that inspired the nation.
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  • MetroFocus -- YEAR IN REVIEW: ACROSS THE NATION
    YEAR IN REVIEW: ACROSS THE NATION
    From the impeachment against president Donald Trump to the 2020 race for the ...
    From the impeachment against president Donald Trump to the 2020 race for the White House, we explore politics at a national level.
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  • MetroFocus -- YEAR IN REVIEW: LOCAL POLITICS
    YEAR IN REVIEW: LOCAL POLITICS
    From the mayor’s failed bid for the White House to Amazon’s scrapped plans ...
    From the mayor’s failed bid for the White House to Amazon’s scrapped plans for New York, we explore politics at a local level.
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  • MetroFocus -- “THE LAST RACE”
    “THE LAST RACE”
    Find out how one community on Long Island is staving off developers in order to ...
    Find out how one community on Long Island is staving off developers in order to preserve its past.
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  • MetroFocus -- ALVIN AILEY 60TH ANNIVERSARY
    ALVIN AILEY 60TH ANNIVERSARY
    We’ll take you backstage at the 60th anniversary celebration of the Alvin ...
    We’ll take you backstage at the 60th anniversary celebration of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
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  • MetroFocus -- SLEEP OUT FOR HOMELESSNESS
    SLEEP OUT FOR HOMELESSNESS
    Times Square will shut down tomorrow night as a part of The World’s Big Sleep ...
    Times Square will shut down tomorrow night as a part of The World’s Big Sleep Out to raise awareness and combat homelessness.
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  • MetroFocus -- GANG MEMBER TO ACTIVIST
    GANG MEMBER TO ACTIVIST
    We’ll talk to a former gang member who’s now helping to bring an end to the ...
    We’ll talk to a former gang member who’s now helping to bring an end to the violence plaguing Long Island.
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  • MetroFocus -- MILITARY ADOPTION
    MILITARY ADOPTION
    A veteran hoping to adopt a child has made allegations that she faced bias from ...
    A veteran hoping to adopt a child has made allegations that she faced bias from adoption agencies. She’ll share the story of her struggle to build a family and shed light on how she overcame the ...
    0:09:27
  • MetroFocus -- RETAIL VACANCY CRISIS?
    RETAIL VACANCY CRISIS?
    New York City’s empty storefronts have doubled in the last ten years. Is the ...
    New York City’s empty storefronts have doubled in the last ten years. Is the demise of the mom and pop shops a full-blown crisis or a sign of the times?
    0:09:12
  • MetroFocus -- STUDENTS ON STRIKE
    STUDENTS ON STRIKE
    New York City high school students recently staged a walk out “strike for ...
    New York City high school students recently staged a walk out “strike for integration” and say they’ll continue to do until they get it. The man who inspired their movement will join us.
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