Congressman Hakeem Jeffries

Representing the 8th District of New York

WNYC: Dreams for NYC Inspired by MLK

Jan 21, 2014
In The News

WNYC radio host, Brian Lehrer shares excerpts from Sunday's Martin Luther King, Jr. Day event at the Apollo Theater, "Dreams for NYC Inspired by MLK" reflecting on the immediate future of New York City through the lens of Dr. King’s moral compass. The event was also co-hosted by multimedia journalist and author Farai Chideya, in front of an audience of 1500.

Congressman Jeffries was a panelist on the first roundtable discussion on emerging leadership in New York City in the areas of politics, education, business and culture within the larger context of being informed by MLK’s moral compass. 

To listen to the entire broadcast, please click on the image below.