Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

Weekly Music Roundup: Spiritual Jazz & Gargoyle

Monday, March 06, 2017

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Week of March 6: This week, finding the lost music of Alice Coltrane, rediscovering Lorde, and checking in with Matisyahu. 
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After Some Confusion, 'Moonlight' Gets its Due

Monday, February 27, 2017

While an unprecedented mix-up stopped the film's team from initially celebrating, "Moonlight" made history as the first film with an all-black cast to win the Oscar for best picture.

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The Innocence Project Celebrates 25 Years of Exonerations

Monday, February 27, 2017

The nonprofit legal organization is also celebrating its latest victory in criminal justice reform.

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A Former EPA Administrator is Worried the New One Will Weaken the Agency

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Christine Todd Whitman hopes that Scott Pruitt will keep energy companies at arm's length. But she says, "the early signs are not encouraging." 

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How Cuts in Arts Funding Could Affect New York

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Funding slashes reportedly considered by the Trump administration could affect New York City arts organizations big and small.

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A President's Day Primer on Presidential Power

Monday, February 20, 2017

This year's President's Day — more than most — calls for a consideration of what the President can, or cannot, do.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Big Beautiful Day, Cubafonia, & "Carol"

Monday, February 20, 2017

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Week of Feb 20: This week, Cuban music – both funky and serene, a lament for the Internet-addicted, and a raucous yelp of empowerment.
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Trump Turns to a New York Financier, Again

Friday, February 17, 2017

The president may be considering the billionaire founder of a private equity firm to lead a review of the intelligence community.

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Race, Identity, and Activism in the Trump Era

Monday, February 13, 2017

Author Michael Eric Dyson is concerned about what he calls "a nasty, recrudescent racism" taking root in Trump's White House.

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The NYPD's Take on Why Crime Is Down

Monday, February 13, 2017

A top NYPD official spoke to WNYC about the new strategies the department is using to fight crime and strengthen relationships within the city's communities.

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Weekly Roundup: Far Out Lute & Ibibio Sound Machine

Monday, February 06, 2017

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Week of Feb. 6: This week, sounds from West Africa, Crete, and other distant shores, plus the Great American Songbook via Bob Dylan.
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As DC Lawmakers Work to Repeal Obamacare, New York Health Insurers are Making Moves

Thursday, February 02, 2017

The repeal of Obamacare could cause a "meltdown" in the health insurance market, says the CEO of a New York health insurance company.

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How the Travel Ban Is Affecting the New York Art World

Thursday, February 02, 2017

At the moment, one Iraqi scholar is unable to leave the United States to visit his family back home, while another is stuck in London.

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How Trump's EPA Could Affect New York

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

President Trump is taking aim at the Environmental Protection Agency, which could hurt the jobs and health of New Yorkers. 

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Understanding and Treating Sleep Apnea

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Over 22 million Americans are estimated to suffer from the sleep disorder. Here's how you can find out if you're one of them — and get treatment.

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Weekly Music Roundup: L.A. Salami & "Hallelujah Money"

Monday, January 23, 2017

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Week of Jan. 23: This week, musical responses to the Inauguration; a first look at the Brooklyn Folk Festival 2017; and a video premiere!
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WNYC to DC: Anger, not Optimism, Marks Inauguration

Friday, January 20, 2017

The final installment of WNYC's road trip to the inauguration finds our reporters in a dystopic Washington. 

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With Pending Trump Inauguration, Artists and Cultural Institutions Prepare — and Protest

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Ranging from calls for an art strike to free admission to the "Ghostlight Project," New York City's artistic community is preparing for the new Trump administration.

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Video: Race and Pathways to Employment

Thursday, January 12, 2017

Watch the final installment of our four-part event series with social entrepreneurs who are creating innovative pathways to employment here in New York City.

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Video: Race and Equity in Healthcare

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

WNYC's Jami Floyd hosts this exploration of ways to bring healthcare to those who have been neglected and left behind as part of our Solutions Week. 

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