Since 1992, Richard Hake has worked as News Host and Reporter at WNYC. His live and produced radio feature segments range from hard breaking news to cultural and artistic sound portraits. Richard’s work has been heard both nationally and locally on the NPR programs, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, All Things Considered and On The Media. His voice is regularly heard during on air fundraisers and as fill in host for various WNYC shows.
Richard Hake appears in the following:
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Far-right groups have figured out how to deftly use the internet to recruit people to their beliefs
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Teen Vogue has emerged as an unlikely voice for strong, nuanced reactions to social and political issues. The magazine's digital editor talks about its response to Charlottesville.
Thursday, August 10, 2017
WNYC takes a stroll with Jeremiah Moss, who's spent the past decade documenting the shuttering of the city's local shops, restaurants and bars.
Wednesday, August 09, 2017
The MTA wants the city to pay for half of a proposed subway repair plan. But City Council members want to know if the MTA has what it takes to cure what ails the system.
Thursday, August 03, 2017
Comedian Lil Duval has sparked backlash after saying on a popular New York radio show that if he found out he'd been intimate with a transgender woman, he'd kill her.
Wednesday, August 02, 2017
Prosecutors allege a history of predatory behavior among federal corrections officers. They're charged with assaulting female inmates at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn.
Tuesday, August 01, 2017
For months, Anthony Scaramucci had been kept out of a White House job due to certain business conflicts. Now that he's left the White House, could his loyalty to Trump still pay off?
Monday, July 24, 2017
An attempt to rebrand the party's economic message is getting some blowback.
Monday, July 24, 2017
Each month, MTA officials gather at agency headquarters for the ritual of the monthly board meeting. But it's not just for senior staff — it's for you, the public. Here's how it works.
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Three international companies — the Bolshoi Ballet, the Paris Opera Ballet and the New York City Ballet — will each perform one act in the same theater where Jewels premiered in 1967.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
A report from ProPublica finds some landlords use a loophole to raise rents by far more than is allowed for rent-stabilized apartments.
Thursday, June 15, 2017
A dance company from L.A., a psychedelic work on Governors Island, and a video installation featuring dancers moving really slow. Just some of the performances to check out this month.
Monday, June 05, 2017
The colossal mall being planned in the New Jersey Meadowlands could finally become a reality. But there are risks.
Monday, May 22, 2017
American Ballet Theatre kicks off its spring season with a new ballet by Alexei Ratmansky with music from Richard Strauss.
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Met Museum's spring show at the Costume Institute highlights the creative force behind the label Comme des Garçons. She's been challenging our ideas of fashion for her entire career.
Friday, May 05, 2017
Florine Stettheimer was a great painter who couldn’t deal with it.
Thursday, May 04, 2017
As Donald Trump returns home, his former cohorts in New York City's business world are still figuring out how to take stock of his administration.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
New Jersey Republican Congressman Leonard Lance discusses the deals on Congress' plate during its week back in session.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017
The "Here/Now Festival" features 43 ballets from 22 choreographers created for the company during the past 25 years.
Monday, April 24, 2017
Every spring, birds start the rush to raise a family (or two or three) before winter returns. Thanks to live web cams, the action is just a click away.