Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Hundreds of School Closures, Decreased Enrollment and a Brand New Charter School in Puerto Rico

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Citing economic concerns and a drop in enrollment, the Puerto Rican government announced plans to close hundreds of schools this year. But this coming Monday, one school will open.

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Hundreds of 'Predator Priests' and Decades of Sexual Abuse Covered Up in Catholic Church, Report Reveals

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

The Pennsylvania Attorney General released a 880-page grand jury report on sexual abuse across the state. The report includes the accounts of more than one thousand child victims.

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'Hothouse Earth' Lays Out Doomsday Scenario, But We're Not There Yet, Climate Scientists Say

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Diana Liverman, a professor at the University of Arizona, describes an alternative path that involves humanity becoming stewards of the Earth's oceans and forests. 

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Criminal Justice Reformer Ousts 28-Year Incumbent St. Louis Prosecutor

Thursday, August 09, 2018

The victory happened just a few days before the fourth anniversary of Michael Brown's death. 

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Religious Liberty or Civil Rights? Department of Justice Says They're Not Mutually Exclusive

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Beth Williams is the co-vice-chair of the U.S. Justice Department's Religious Liberty Task Force.

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Is Blue Wave Coming for Muslim-Americans?

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Hamza Kahn is the founder of the Pluralism Project, a political organization that supports diverse candidates including many Muslim-Americans.

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Push For Equal Pay Among Black Women Who Earn 63 Cents on the Dollar

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Chandra Childers is a Senior Research Scientist at the Institute for Women's Policy Research.

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In Canada, First Nation Communities Face Stigma and Poor Care with HIV Diagnosis, Professor Says

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Marginalization, stigmatization, geographic isolation and poor access to care put Indigenous communities at risk for HIV.

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Latino Leadership On Family Separation: Can it Awaken the 'Sleeping Giant'?

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro discusses family separation. 

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Trump-backed Brian Kemp Wins Georgia Republican Nomination for Governor in Contentious Primary Runoff

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Bill Nigut, executive producer for Georgia Public Broadcasting's Political Rewind discusses what the outcome means.

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A Jury Throws Out A Charge Against You, But A Judge Sentences You Anyway

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

The Marshall Project's Joe Neff talks sentencing based on 'acquitted conduct,' and its critics who include Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

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New 'Sentiment Meter' Tracks Public Perception of Police Officers

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Police departments are turning to a new data tool to track public perception of police; but is it working?

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U.S. on the Sidelines as Japan, EU Announce 'Largest Bilateral Trade Deal Ever'

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

William Reinsch discusses the significance of the Japan-EU trade agreement and it's impact on the United States economy.

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Unrest in Chicago After Shooting Of Black Man on the City's Southside

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

WBEZ's Criminal Justice reporter Patrick Smith discusses the shooting of 37-year-old Harith Augustus.

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Simcha Felder Doesn't Want to Talk Speed Cameras, Only 'Delicious Chocolate Rugelach'

Thursday, July 12, 2018

State Sen. Simcha Felder refused to talk about New York City's expiring speed camera program when approached at his office, preferring to discuss "delicious chocolate rugelach."

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Mayor and Head of the City Transit System Meet ... Finally

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

After a New Yorker article revealed that Mayor de Blasio hadn't met with the president of New York City Transit, the two men spent 90 minutes together.

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Underdog Candidate Gets Serious Backing After Ocasio-Cortez Victory

Monday, July 09, 2018

Community activist Julia Salazar is hoping to oust eight-term senator Martin Dilan, who represents North Brooklyn.

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New Yorkers With Physical Disabilities Rally to Save Health Care Plan

Monday, July 09, 2018

A health care provider that serves New Yorkers with physical disabilities is having financial problems, and those who rely on it worry it may shut down.

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Despite Social Media Complaints, MTA Says Fewer Hot Subway Cars Now than Last Year

Sunday, July 08, 2018

Think you've found the hottest subway car in New York? You're not alone. Complaints are rising via social media but the MTA says there are actually fewer cars without air conditioning.

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Greenpoint Residents Push Back Against Plan for School Across from Toxic Site

Friday, June 29, 2018

A new school is planned just a few feet away from one of New York's most toxic Superfund sites.

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