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WATCH: The Fate Of The Dakota Access Pipeline & Ending The AIDS Epidemic In NY By 2020

Dec 15, 2016

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Money, oil, sacred Native land, and environmental concerns. On this edition of Need to Know we’ll learn how an underground oil pipeline across the country is in the national spotlight as its future hangs in the balance.

Also on the show, he has spent decades on the front lines in the fight to end the AIDS epidemic. A local doctor shares his story in a new memoir and in our studio. He explains whether a joint effort to end the HIV epidemic in New York by 2020 is possible.

And a local artist combines the traditional approach of stained glass artists with her own style and technique in a special collaborative project.