Danny Lewis is an associate producer for WNYC's All Things Considered. Born and raised in Brooklyn, Danny graduated from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism before starting in radio as an intern for the WNYC Newsroom and Radiolab. He has covered the city for the New York Daily News and has also written about science, art and history for Smithsonian Magazine. At WNYC, Danny has reported on the removal of a controversial statue from Central Park, examined a New Jersey town's attempts to ban outsiders from its streets, and investigated whether New York City's water is really the secret ingredient behind our world-renowned pizza. In addition to journalism, Danny is a cartoonist and illustrator. His Twitter feed is primarily pictures of his cats.
Danny Lewis appears in the following:
Wednesday, December 04, 2019
Decades before he became president, Donald Trump and Congressman Jerrold Nadler faced off over an Upper West Side development.
Tuesday, November 26, 2019
Students at the National Dance Institute in Harlem will perform alongside Sesame Street characters like Mr. Snuffalupagus.
Monday, November 25, 2019
A critic says the de Blasio administration has failed to scrutinize its reliance on automated systems.
Monday, November 11, 2019
The heart of "Sesame Street" when it first launched was in Harlem, around 110th Street.
Saturday, November 09, 2019
The 10th annual American Beatbox Championships get underway this weekend.
Thursday, November 07, 2019
Thomas Jefferson, Richard Nixon, and Bill Clinton helped define the limits of the president's power to stay out of court.
Thursday, November 07, 2019
The Queens District Attorney's Office has come under fire from criminal justice reform advocates, and is currently facing several lawsuits alleging misconduct by its prosecutors.
Monday, November 04, 2019
The Bronx DA's Office investigates and prosecutes jail guards accused of wrongdoing, but their union is one of Darcel Clark's top donors in her unopposed reelection bid.
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
President Trump isn't the first—and probably won't be the last—public official to bump up against shifting definitions of the legal term.
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Phase One of the plan calls for building dozens of 800-foot-tall windmills far out in federal waters.
Friday, October 18, 2019
The iconic museum is expanding its definition of modern art beyond the Western canon.
Friday, October 11, 2019
The hip-hop festival Rolling Loud makes its New York debut this coming weekend, but the women of hip-hop are poorly represented on the lineup.
Monday, October 07, 2019
Fans celebrated the fifth anniversary of the Marvel Comics character at New York City Comic Con.
Friday, September 27, 2019
"Henry Chalfant: Art vs. Transit, 1977-1987" is on display at the Bronx Museum of the Arts.
Friday, September 20, 2019
WNYC's Alison Stewart breaks down the favorites and the underdogs in this weekend's television awards.
Tuesday, September 17, 2019
One symptom of climate change: more rainy days.
Wednesday, September 11, 2019
A new documentary tells the stories of the teenagers who were just blocks away from the site of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.
Friday, September 06, 2019
But some are opposed to building new jails to replace the infamous facility.
Wednesday, September 04, 2019
The national landmark would only be a quarter-mile walk from Jersey City.
Tuesday, September 03, 2019
Authorities in mainland China had hoped the demonstrations would die down by the fall.