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Cityscape: Signs

We're exploring the impact and history of signage in New York City.

Some of them are tasked with helping us find our way around.   Others are charged with telling us what to do or not to do to keep us safe.  And some of them are in the business of trying to persuade us to buy something. We're talking about signs. 

Cityscape: Behind the Mask

For most of us, masks come out once or twice a year -- during Halloween or costume parties. But, for some, putting on a mask is a daily occurrence.

A mask is a barrier between ourselves and the world. It conceals our identity and can free us in some way from our societal restrictions.  Think about how liberated people sometimes feel on Halloween.

Cityscape: Exploring the Issues Behind Wrongful Convictions

We'll hear from the Innocence Project and a man who was cleared of killing his parents after spending more than 17 years in prison.

False accusations cover a wide spectrum. Maybe someone has mistaken you for a celebrity, or maybe someone spread a rumor about you. But some false accusations have long and lasting consequences. 

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