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Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

How Finance Took Over American Business

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

A sector that is supposed to be a helpmate for business has come to dominate it — leaving many Americans behind.

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A Tale of Two (Very Expensive) Cities

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

In New York City and San Francisco, the housing crisis has vastly shaped availability, affordability, and gentrification.

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Presidential Primary Season Comes to NJ

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

The June 7th NJ primary may not mean much in the long run. But that hasn't stopped the remaining White House hopefuls from scheduling a full slate of events in the Garden State.

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NJ Democrats Feud as Atlantic City Teeters on Bankruptcy Brink

Thursday, May 05, 2016

The Assembly's rescue plan for Atlantic City is put on hold, while Governor Christie and his Democratic allies seethe.

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What Trump's Past in Atlantic City Could Say About His Future

Thursday, May 05, 2016

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has us thinking about his rise — while the casino empire he built in Atlantic City is in ruins.

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Man and Machine Join Forces at Met’s Fashion Exhibit

Thursday, May 05, 2016

The Costume Institute's "Manus x Machina" showcases the use of technology in couture.

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The Life and Legacy of Jane Jacobs

Wednesday, May 04, 2016

Wednesday would have been Jacobs' 100th birthday.

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Tony Nominations: Nothing but Love for 'Hamilton'

Tuesday, May 03, 2016

In case getting tickets wasn’t hard enough.

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Larry Wilmore and the N-Word at the White House Correspondents Dinner

Monday, May 02, 2016

The White House has defended the comedian, saying his sentiments of racial progress "came from a genuine place."

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A People's Book Club for New Yorkers

Friday, April 29, 2016

The Gracie Book Club kicks off on May 17 with Bright Lines, a novel by Brooklyn author Tanwi Nandini Islam.  

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Social Media Responds to News that Harriet Tubman Is Replacing Andrew Jackson on $20 Bill

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Rebecca Carroll, WNYC's producer of special projects on race, said Twitter responded to Wednesday's news within minutes, with joy and new memes. 

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A Preview of the Voting, Before New York's Big Day

Monday, April 18, 2016

The polls open in New York at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

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Jackie Robinson Broke the Color Barrier - But the Racial Struggle Continues in Sports

Friday, April 15, 2016

A sports sociologist says that in sports, racial issues are tougher to camouflage.

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The '94 Crime Bill, Then and Now

Thursday, April 14, 2016

On the campaign trail, black activists blame the tough-on-crime '90s for the era of mass incarceration. Back then, it made sense to members of Congress of all races.

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How Clinton and Sanders Are Courting Black Voters In a Tense Racial Climate

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

The Democratic candidates have both been through ups and downs trying to snag the crucial African American vote.

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Is Racial Profiling Police Policy in Bloomfield?

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

NJ Spotlight
Do cops routinely stop black and Latino drivers so they can boost municipal revenue with traffic fines?

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Choosing What to See at Tribeca Film Fest

Monday, April 11, 2016

With more than a 100 films, as well as shorts, talks and virtual programming, how do you decide what to see? Richard Brody at the New Yorker shares has some advice.

Why the Heck are Cruz and Kasich Campaigning in the Bronx?

Friday, April 08, 2016

Apparently, it's a smart way to win delegates.

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Tackling Justice and Police Violence Through Fiction

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Jonathan Shapiro's new novel, "Deadly Force" takes on policing in communities of color and the rough task of prosecuting dirty cops.

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Ute Lemper on Preserving the Music of the Holocaust

Tuesday, April 05, 2016

The German singer is one of the voices behind a decades-long project to recover music written in concentration camps and ghettos during WWII.

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