Jack D'Isidoro

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Part V: Profiting Off the American Dream

Friday, December 16, 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek
NJ Spotlight
WNYC
After more than a decade and billions of dollars spent on construction, who will benefit when the long-awaited New Jersey megamall opens?

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How Glam Reinvented Rock, Identity, and Culture in the 1970s

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Simon Reynolds, author of the new book “Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and Its Legacy, from the Seventies to the Twenty-First Century” explores the evolution and cultural impact of glam.

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Part IV: Paying for the American Dream

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek
NJ Spotlight
WNYC
At an estimated cost of $5 billion, who will foot the bill for New Jersey's rising megamall?

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Part III: A Canadian Dynasty Buys the American Dream

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek
NJ Spotlight
WNYC
The Ghermezian family built and operates the Mall of America. Now it has shifted its focus from Minnesota to East Rutherford, New Jersey.

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Part II: Building a Mall for the Digital Age

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek
NJ Spotlight
WNYC
With malls closing across the country, the American Dream Meadowlands faces a dilemma of proving that it is not just a shopping center, but a destination. 

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Part I: Unfinished American Dream Looms Over New Jersey

Monday, December 12, 2016

Bloomberg Businessweek
NJ Spotlight
WNYC
WNYC's "Mall Madness" series begins with a look at how four governors, three developers and more than two billion dollars have failed to produce a megamall in New Jersey.

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The Global Scale of Donald Trump's Conflicts of Interests

Monday, November 28, 2016

With business interests spread out across 20 countries, it's unclear if Donald Trump will manipulate U.S. foreign policy for his own personal gain.

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Donald Trump's Growing Conflicts of Interest

Monday, November 21, 2016

So far, the President-Elect has yet to separate his personal financial interests from governing.

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Demonstrator Demands: What Trump Protesters Are Hoping to Achieve

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

As protests continue across the country, we talk to an organizer of an immigrant advocacy group to find out what the demonstrators are hoping to achieve. 

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The Paris Attacks, One Year Later

Monday, November 14, 2016

Do the French feel any safer since the November 13th, 2015 terrorist attacks? And what will the advent of a Trump presidency and an emboldened National Front mean for their future?

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'Sanctuary Cities' Get Ready for a Siege

Monday, November 14, 2016

The president-elect has promised to cut off federal funding for so-called "sanctuary cities," a name given to places that have ignored policies that target undocumented immigrants.

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Peter Yarrow on the Power of Music in Political Movements

Friday, November 11, 2016

Peter Yarrow has seen the power of music in progressive political movements.  Today, he's alarmed by the reemergence of issues he fought against in the 1960s and 70s. 

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With Presidential Victory, The Alt-Right Goes Mainstream

Thursday, November 10, 2016

In some ways, the most surprising winner of the 2016 election was the alt-right, a formerly fringe, white-nationalist movement.

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Unedited: With Presidential Victory, The Alt-Right Goes Mainstream

Thursday, November 10, 2016

PRI
WNYC
Listen to our full, unedited interview with Paul Ramsey, a self-identifying member of the alt-right and blogger.
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Waiting in Line at The Polls? Here's Your Election Day Playlist

Tuesday, November 08, 2016

John Schaefer, host of WNYC's Soundcheck and New Sounds, gives us a playlist for your visit to the polls and to get you through the day.

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After Four Decades, 'Nobody Owns Punk'

Tuesday, November 01, 2016

Punk music went mainstream 40 years ago. Nowadays, musicians are using the internet to make the genre more accessible and inclusive.

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Navigating Obamacare's Open Enrollment

Monday, October 31, 2016

With premiums set to rise in 2017, here are some tips to help you renew your healthcare.

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October Surprise: The Latest on The Clinton Email Controversy

Monday, October 31, 2016

How will FBI Director James Comey's announcement regarding newly discovered emails related to Hillary Clinton affect the election? 

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20 Million People in Need of Humanitarian Aid in Yemen

Thursday, October 27, 2016

More than 10,000 civilians have been killed in the 19-month conflict, and millions are malnourished or starving because of blockades.

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Vision Zero: Imagining a Future Without Traffic Deaths

Thursday, October 27, 2016

New York City's Vision Zero initiative aims to completely eliminate pedestrian, bicyclist and vehicular fatalities by 2024. But is this really possible? 

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