Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

In Massachusetts, Secret Court System Undercuts Justice

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

A system of secret courts allows certain defendants to have charges dropped and erased from public record.

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Does America Have a Drinking Problem?

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Judge Brett Kavanaugh's teenage drinking habits came under scrutiny at last Thursday's Senate hearing.

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Government Increasingly Uses Tent Cities as Number of Migrant Kids in Custody Surge

Tuesday, October 02, 2018

The federal government is increasing the size of tent cities in order to handle the number of unaccompanied minors in its custody. 

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'Raise the Age' Goes Into Effect in New York as Minors Must Be Moved Off Rikers Island

Monday, October 01, 2018

All minors have to be out of Rikers Island by Oct. 1 according to Raise the Age legislation passed in 2017. 

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National Sexual Assault Hotlines Track Spike in Calls During Emotional Hearings

Monday, October 01, 2018

Calls to the National Sexual Assault Hotline spiked last week during an emotional testimony from Dr. Christine Blasey Ford. 

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Advocate Who Was Offered a Second Chance, Helps Others on the Path Away from Prison

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Stanley Richards of the Fortune Society helps other formerly incarcerated men and women as they return to their lives on the outside. 

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Keith Ellison Fights Off Claims He Was Physically and Emotionally Abusive to Ex

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

The deputy chairman of the Democratic National Committee Keith Ellison is fighting back allegations from his ex-girlfriend that he was physically and emotionally abusive.

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Women Grapple with Sexual Assault Allegations Against Kavanaugh

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The Takeaway talks to three women about how they are watching the Kavanaugh story unfold and what their expectations are for the future.

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Advocates Help Released Prisoners Transition Back Into Outside World with Ride Home

Monday, September 24, 2018

The Ride Home Program picks up from prisons in California and helps them reemerge into the world after years of incarceration. 

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Remembering the Dead On First Anniversary of Hurricane Maria

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Activists gathered in lower Manhattan to read a list of hundreds of names of those who died in the hurricane.

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Trump's Trade War with China Hits a Fever Pitch

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

President Trump's escalating trade war with China ratcheted up another notch this week.

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Democratic Districts Under Scrutiny for Lucrative ICE Contracts

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Left-leaning counties in New Jersey rely on millions of dollars from ICE to maintain the county's jails. 

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Cuomo Cruises to Victory Over Nixon, But IDC Gets Kicked to the Curb

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Gov. Andrew Cuomo won with about 66 percent of Democratic votes, and six insurgent candidates beat out incumbents who were part of the now-defunct Independent Democratic Conference.

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How Smart 'Social Infrastructure' Can Mend Our Fractured Society

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

While neighborhoods across the country have lost critical social institutions, there are still many physical spaces that serve as anchors for American communities.

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Feds Demand Voting Records, and North Carolina Officials Fight Back

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Federal Prosecutors and ICE demanded voting logs for North Carolina voters in 44 districts. The State Board of Elections is pushing for the subpoenas to be quashed. 

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Surge in Inmate Deaths in Mississippi Raise Red Flags

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Sixteen inmates died in state prisons in Mississippi in the month of August.

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Educators Can't Use State Funding to Help Child Migrants, Texas Says

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

The Texas Education Agency says state funds can't go towards migrants in federal custody in large shelters in their state.

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Chicago Police Officer Heads to Trial for Shooting Death of Laquan McDonald

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Officer Jason Van Dyke is charged with murder for the 2014 shooting death of 17-year-old McDonald. 

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Rare Conviction For White Police Officer Who Killed Black Teen

Thursday, August 30, 2018

A jury convicted ex-officer Roy Oliver for the 2017 killing of 15-year-old Jordan Edwards this week. 

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Inside the Fight to Reunite Families Separated at the U.S. Border

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Around 500 children separated from their parents at the border, still haven't been reunited, a month after the deadline for reunification.

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