Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

A First Look at NYPD Body Camera Footage

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

WNYC
Following a lawsuit, NY1 is getting body camera footage from an NYPD pilot program in 2015, and putting it on the air.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Dollshot & Shabazz Palaces

Monday, July 10, 2017

WNYCSCheck
Week of July 10: This week, Ke$sha Becomes Kesha; Dollshot premiere "Lalande," and Webster Hall Is About To Become History
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A Hospital's Offer to Treat a Terminally Ill Baby Raises Ethical Questions

Friday, July 07, 2017

"Even though the parents are trying to do what they can, their love might blind them to his suffering," says a professor of bioethics.

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Another Try to Update New York's Child Sex Abuse Statutes

Thursday, June 15, 2017

WNYC
Time is running out for advocates to extend the statute of limitations on sex abuse cases.

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The Supreme Court Decision That Changed the Way We Love in America

Monday, June 12, 2017

Today is the 50th Anniversary of Loving Vs. Virginia, the Supreme Court case that declared laws criminalizing interracial marriage unconstitutional.

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Watch: The Other Box Project on Love, Race and Identity

Monday, June 12, 2017

Join WNYC’s Jami Floyd for a conversation about the evolution of biracial and multiracial identity in America 50 years since the landmark Loving v. Virginia decision.

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In Free Speech Debates, LGBTQ and People Of Color At Risk

Friday, June 09, 2017

WNYC
White conservatives are upset about free speech, but feminists and people of color are the most at risk.

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Introducing The Other Box Project

Friday, June 09, 2017

WNYC's All Things Considered host Jami Floyd introduces the year-long project that explores issues facing mixed race families.

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Understanding the Real Donald Trump, the New York Businessman

Thursday, June 08, 2017

Timothy O'Brien, author of TrumpNation: The Art of Being The Donald, provides insight into President Trump's identities as a businessman and a New Yorker.

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Mayor, Governor Vow to Do More on Climate After Paris Accord Withdrawal

Friday, June 02, 2017

But both were already well on their way to cutting greenhouse gas emissions, and it’s unclear just how much difference their re-energized vows will make for the world's climate.

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Federal Investigation of Manhattan Party Promoter Over Fyre Festival Lawsuits

Monday, May 22, 2017

WNYC
Billy McFarland and his Manhattan-based promotions company are facing a federal investigation after more than a dozen lawsuits have accused him of a laundry list of fraud charges.

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New NYPD Plan Involves New Yorkers in Community Policing

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

After decades of top-down relationships between precinct commanders and community leaders, the NYPD aims to enable more New Yorkers to help solve community issues.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Lana Del Ray & Sampa the Great

Monday, May 15, 2017

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Week of May 15: This Week, A Fun Festival’s Sad Song, Ben Folds’ New Orchestral Job, and A Eurovision Champion.
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Report: NYS Lawmakers Receiving Stipends For Committees They Don't Run

Friday, May 12, 2017

Three breakaway Democrats have been benefiting from their alliance with the state Senate's ruling party.

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NYC's School Choice Program Hasn't Closed the Education Gap

Friday, May 05, 2017

The gap in high school graduation rates continues to fall along lines of race and class.

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Serious, Complex Musicals Star in the Tony Nominations

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

"Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" got 12 nominations, but "Dear Evan Hansen" is favored to win best new musical.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Penguin Cafe Premiere & HAIM

Monday, May 01, 2017

WNYCSCheck
This week’s roundup is brought to you by the letter "P": a poppy, a post-classical premiere by the Penguin Cafe, and a pile of political pieces. 
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Brian Lehrer Reflects on Shifting Norms in Trump's First 100 Days

Thursday, April 27, 2017

WNYC
On Saturday, the Trump presidency hits the 100 day mark. Here at WNYC, we are marking the occasion by speaking with Brian Lehrer about his experience hosting "Indivisible."  

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Weekly Music Roundup: FEEL. & Relaxer

Monday, April 17, 2017

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Week of April 17: This week, Kendrick Lamar returns; so do videos in black and white.  
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New York State Is Fighting Wrongful Convictions

Friday, April 14, 2017

Advocates have been fighting for reform for over a decade.

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