Clarisa Diaz

WNYC Data News

Clarisa Diaz is the interaction and graphic designer for WNYC's Data News & Journalism team. She also reports on issues related to design and environmental science. In 2017, she was on the team that created the Harlem Heat project, which won a national Edward R. Murrow Award for Excellence in Innovation.  You can see more of her work at www.clarisadiaz.com.

Clarisa Diaz appears in the following:

Under Trump, Democratic New Jersey Counties Cash in on Detaining Immigrants

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

The amount of ICE money sent to Bergen, Essex and Hudson Counties increased 46 percent since 2015, and now totals more than $150 million. 

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Poisoned Gardens

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Many New Yorkers could be living with a legacy of soil contamination and not even know it.

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New York Special Elections Results: A Democratic Win Won't Turn the Senate Blue

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Democrat Shelley Mayor won a key State Senate race in Westchester, but the majority remains in favor of the Republicans. Here are the complete results from Tuesday's elections.

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What Bail Reform Could Look Like in New York

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Legislative leaders in Albany prefer to talk about bail reform after the budget deadline of April 1. Here's what's in the governor's proposal and why it's controversial.

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Snowmelt

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

A changing climate is affecting the way snowflakes form. Researchers are trying to figure out its potential impacts.

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Unsettled: A Story from the Global Refugee Crisis

Friday, January 19, 2018

PBS NewsHour Weekend
WNYC
Andre and Lisette are married Congolese refugees. He made it to America. She's stuck in a refugee camp. Here's how changes to U.S. policy are keeping them apart.

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Staten Islanders Brainstorm for the Next Storm

Wednesday, December 06, 2017

A workshop in Midland Beach prompts residents to think of creative ways to support one another.

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Website Gives Misleading Numbers On Puerto Rico Recovery (en Español)

Friday, November 10, 2017

WNYC spoke to Puerto Rican government officials to clear up some of the confusing information on the status.pr website. (Artículo también en Español)

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The Day After Attack, Questions Surface About Surveillance, Bike Safety

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

WNYC reporters on questions that have arisen about Seyfullo Saipov's use of surveillance and how bicycle lane safety measures may have prevented the deaths.

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Before the Storm

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Local communities are designing new responses to prepare for extreme weather.

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The NYPD's Growing DNA Database Raises Concern

Monday, September 25, 2017

With little oversight or regulation, the NYPD and the medical examiner's office have been quietly amassing genetic material from thousands of New Yorkers for years.

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Brooklyn DA's Pledge to Reduce Marijuana Prosecutions Makes Little Difference

Thursday, September 07, 2017

Three years ago, the Brooklyn District Attorney announced he would no longer prosecute as many people for marijuana possession. But WNYC found the impact wasn’t as big as expected.

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Our Voter Guide for the 2017 Primary

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

CityLimits.org
Gotham Gazette
Primary elections for mayor, Brooklyn District Attorney, City Council members and more are today. Learn about the races in your district and where to go to vote.

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Do You Have a Confidential News Tip?

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

The WNYC Newsroom wants to hear from you. You can connect securely with our editors and reporters. Here's how.

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MS-13 Gang Crackdown Relies on 'Questionable' Evidence From Schools

Monday, August 07, 2017

WNYC
WNYC has documents showing how police build cases against suspected gang members based on information they could only find inside the schools — and some of it is supposed to be private.

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The Airing of Your MTA Grievances

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The MTA meeting is Wednesday, and our We the Commuters ambassador was there to bring your concerns, questions and comments to the attention of agency board members. 

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This Might Challenge What You Think About Medicaid

Thursday, July 06, 2017

Next week, the Senate will be back to consider health reform, including cuts to the Medicaid program. So we decided to take a deeper look at just who benefits from government healthcare.

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Voting Block: New Jersey Neighbors Dare to Talk Politics

Monday, June 12, 2017

It's become increasingly difficult to have political conversations with those who disagree. But we are asking one very diverse neighborhood to try.

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Missing: New York Immigration Judges

Tuesday, June 06, 2017

As part of a crackdown on illegal immigration, the Trump Administration is assigning judges from the nation's busiest immigration court to the border where some say they're not needed.

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Voter Guide: Who's Running To Succeed Gov. Chris Christie

Friday, May 26, 2017

Time to vote, New Jersey! You can choose a candidate for governor in the primary on June 6. WNYC and NJ Spotlight break down where the candidates stand on key issues.

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