Pickles and fleas – they’re probably not something you want your children to consume, at least not together. After our story about two new WNYC Studios podcasts, you may just change your mind. Listen to “This Podcast Has Fleas” here. Aired on December 12, 2017.
CEO and tech-media personality Randi Zuckerberg serves up her latest creation – coding and the modern-day family dinner. “Sue’s Tech Kitchen,” a food tech popup interactive exhibit, is making tech and science more approachable to kids. Aired on December 12, 2017.
There’s a computer caper in our schools! Thousands of personal computers, meant for New York City’s children, have gone missing. New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer is here and wants answers. We explore the challenges facing women in positions of power. Catherine Mayer, former editor at Time Magazine and author of “Attack of the 50 Ft. Women: How Gender Equality Can Save the […]
See how trash is being transformed into high-fashion wearable treasures. Orange is the New Black actress Alysia Reiner launched the line and she joins us to discuss her venture. Peril & Promise is an ongoing series of reports telling the human stories of climate change. Lead funding for Peril & Promise is provided by Dr. P. Roy Vagelos and Diana T. […]
The House of Representatives rejected a resolution to impeach President Trump. The resolution introduced by Rep. Al Green (D-Tex.) cited a litany of offenses, but was voted down by a 364-58 margin, with many members of the Democratic Party voting against Trump’s impeachment. But, can the charges stick? And can the President be found guilty of obstruction of Justice? Legal […]
Time Magazine has named “The Silence Breakers,” referring to the women and men who have come forward to start a movement to end sexual harassment in the workplace, as its person of the year for 2017. We’re at Time Inc. with the story. Former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson, now a tireless advocate for workplace equality and the empowerment of women, […]
Director Rory Kennedy and actor Jamie Foxx team up to take on the inequality of technology resources in America’s public education system. Academy Award nominee Kennedy joins us to talk about the documentary “Without A Net: The Digital Divide in America.” Aired on December 6, 2017.
Former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson, now a tireless advocate for workplace equality and the empowerment of women, joins us to share her story. Aired on December 6, 2017.