Arun Venugopal is a reporter and the creator of Micropolis, WNYC’s multi-platform series examining race, sexuality, religion, street life and other issues that define New York City. He has been with the station since 2005, and has covered a wide range of stories, including the death of Sean Bell, the controversy over the Park 51 mosque and community center and Occupy Wall Street .
NYC Muslims React to Obama's Cairo Address
Thursday, June 04, 2009
President Obama's historic speech in Cairo to the Islamic world generated intense interest among New York City's Muslims. WNYC's Arun Venugopal watched the speech with members of the community at a screening organized by the Council on American Islamic Relations. Listen to his audio dispatch to hear what they had to say.