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Young Mariachi Singer Takes After Her Father

Young Mariachi Singer Takes After Her Father

Culture, Mexican, New York, Video February 10, 2016 at 5:12 pm

Meet 12-year-old Ximena Roca who sings about issues facing her family and community, in this segment of CUNY TV’s “Nueva York.”

A Conversation on Ethnic Media and NYC

A Conversation on Ethnic Media and NYC

Government, Media, New York, Video February 9, 2016 at 6:37 pm

Isseu Diouf Campbell, the founder of Afrikanspot.com, and Gustavo Martinez Contreras, a former reporter for El Diario, discuss concerns of the community and ethnic media outlets, in a segment from BRIC TV.

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Learning English, History and Bomba in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, Culture, Puerto Rican, Video February 5, 2016 at 5:59 pm

BRIC TV goes into the classroom of El Puente’s BombaYo art program, which teaches kids history through bomba, a traditional dance and music form of Puerto Rico.

Furor Over ‘Infill’ Plan in Brooklyn

Furor Over ‘Infill’ Plan in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, Housing, Video February 2, 2016 at 11:21 am

A video segment from BRIC TV on the infill plan captures the outcry of public housing residents in Brooklyn over the controversial program to build mixed-income housing on NYCHA property.

Artist Makes Sculptures From Discarded Books

Artist Makes Sculptures From Discarded Books

Bronx, Culture, East Asian, Video January 29, 2016 at 3:04 pm

Long-Bin Chen makes sculptures and busts of historical figures and religious icons using books about them. SinoVision stops by his Bronx studio.

Step Afrika! in Brooklyn

Step Afrika! in Brooklyn

African American, Black, Brooklyn, Culture, Featured Posts, Video January 28, 2016 at 12:01 pm

Step Afrika!, the first professional company devoted to stepping, gave high-energy performances at the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College.

A Brooklyn Story of Fighting Gun Violence

A Brooklyn Story of Fighting Gun Violence

Brooklyn, Video January 22, 2016 at 1:49 pm

Formerly incarcerated and now an anti-gun violence advocate, Marlon Peterson tells his story to BRIC TV.

The Story of the ‘Chinese Dr. Martin Luther King’

The Story of the ‘Chinese Dr. Martin Luther King’

East Asian, History, Video December 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm

As part of its Unmuted Voices series, the Pan Asian Repertory Theatre held a staged reading of “Wong Chin Foo,” a play on one of the first Chinese-American activists in the country. SinoVision attended the show.

Ta-Nehisi Coates in Brooklyn on ‘Between the World and Me’

Ta-Nehisi Coates in Brooklyn on ‘Between the World and Me’

African American, Brooklyn, Video December 7, 2015 at 4:49 pm

In a video from BRIC TV, writer and journalist Ta-Nehisi Coates speaks about his latest book “Between the World and Me” as part of Greenlight Bookstore’s Brooklyn Voices series.

Fighting Broken Windows with Mock Tickets

Fighting Broken Windows with Mock Tickets

New York, Police, Sports, Video December 3, 2015 at 3:27 pm

This episode of CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” features the head of a police reform group that gave out mock tickets to white residents to bring awareness to discriminatory police practices; and the director of “9 Man,” a documentary on a sport played by Chinese men in Chinatown.

Still No Relief Three Years After Sandy

Still No Relief Three Years After Sandy

Bronx, Culture, Queens, Video November 13, 2015 at 5:18 pm

This edition of CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” features segments on the continuing impacts of Hurricane Sandy, on the environment and the lives of survivors, and the bilingual children’s book “Sofi and the Magic, Musical Mural,” set in the South Bronx.

‘Changing the Stats’ of Asian Americans on Broadway

‘Changing the Stats’ of Asian Americans on Broadway

Asian, Culture, Video November 11, 2015 at 12:55 pm

SinoVision attends a rehearsal of “Changing the Stats: Asian Americans on Broadway,” a production in which Asian-American actors perform dream roles not traditionally cast with performers of Asian descent.

The Debt Crisis in Puerto Rico

The Debt Crisis in Puerto Rico

Health, Puerto Rican, Southeast Asian, Video, Women November 9, 2015 at 4:37 pm

CUNY TV’s “Independent Sources” looks at how the debt crisis in Puerto Rico is fueling arguments over the island’s status. The episode also features a project that gives free breast cancer screening to the uninsured, as well as a Philippine gold exhibition at the Asia Society.

A Haitian Procession in Crown Heights

A Haitian Procession in Crown Heights

Brooklyn, Caribbean, Culture, Featured Posts, Video November 3, 2015 at 5:03 pm

Dance, music and a traditional Haitian procession came to the Brooklyn neighborhood Nov. 1.

Nigerians Unite in Green and White to Mark Independence

Nigerians Unite in Green and White to Mark Independence

African, Culture, Featured Posts, Manhattan, Video October 30, 2015 at 3:40 pm

Hundreds took part in festivities marking the 55th anniversary of Nigeria’s independence held in midtown Manhattan.