The City Episode January 21, 2014

A New Era? Racial and Economic Equality in New York City

5:00pm - 6:00pm

Reflecting on the Michael Bloomberg era in New York City and what the future might hold with the election of Bill de Blasio

On the program, we reflect on the Michael Bloomberg era in New York City and what the mayoral election of Bill de Blasio might mean for (in)equality, public and affordable housing, and urban development policies. He is the first democratic mayor elected since 1993. Valery Jean of Families United for Racial and Economic Equality (FUREE) discusses these issues and more.

Track Listing:

Retreat!
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings · Give the People What They Want
Northshore
Tegan and Sara · Sainthood
People Don't Get What They Deserve
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings · Give the People What They Want
Two Step
Bear Mountain · XO
Making Up and Breaking Up
Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings · Give the People What They Want