Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Black Trans Activists Rally After Murder of Tiffany Harris in the Bronx

Friday, July 31, 2020

Black transgender and LGBTQ activists have been marching in Downtown Manhattan every Thursday since the death of George Floyd. But this time they had a new name to chant.


Video Shows NYPD Officers Throwing Protest Leader Into Unmarked Van

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

The NYPD later confirmed the woman was in their custody and she was detained for destroying five police cameras near City Hall.


COVID-19 Continues To Spread In At Least Two New York State Prisons

Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Transmission rates are holding steady at most New York State prisons, but two Downstate facilities are still having problems.


'People Don't Listen': Getting New Yorkers to Wear Face Masks Is Not Always Easy, Store Workers Say

Friday, July 24, 2020

Wearing a mask is required, but for store workers, getting people to comply is not always easy.


"They Ambushed Us": NYPD Clears City Hall Occupation In Pre-Dawn Raid

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

A month-long occupation of the plaza beside City Hall ended Wednesday, when NYPD officers entered with riot shields.


Technical Glitches Block Tenants Applying for Emergency Rent Relief from Albany, Advocates Say

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

The state says 30,000 New Yorkers have managed to apply for the program, but advocates say they're encountering technical errors that make the process nearly impossible.


Mayor De Blasio Says 1,300 New Yorkers Arrested For Violating His Curfew Should Still Face Charges

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Mayor Bill de Blasio deflected when asked what punishment curfew violators should face.


Growing Blue Lives Matter Marches Devolve into Street Brawls with Counter Protesters

Monday, July 13, 2020

Blue Lives Matter protests in support of the police are turning out in increasingly large numbers.


1,300 Protesters Face Fines And Jail Time for Violating Mayor’s Curfew - Will The DA’s Step In?

Thursday, July 09, 2020

More than 1,300 now face possible jail time or hundreds of dollars in a fines for violating New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's curfew.


At Defund Police Encampment, The Homeless Find Food and Shelter

Wednesday, July 08, 2020

The cohabitation has brought moments of joy, but also of conflict, as activists attempt to deescalate tense moments without calling the police. 


Some Activist Leave Occupied City Hall Plaza, While Others Vow to Stay On

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

Some of the organizers planned to leave after the budget vote, but others planned to continue camping in the plaza indefinitely. 


First NYC Budget of the COVID Era Leaves Many Unsatisfied

Wednesday, July 01, 2020

After weeks of protests and back-and-forth between council members and the mayor, the City Council has voted to adopt Mayor de Blasio’s $88 billion dollar budget.


Protesters Occupy A Park To Call For NYPD Defunding

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

As tense budget negotiations continue, Mayor Bill de Blasio has proposed cutting the NYPD's budget - b ut activists are frustrated. 


A Brief History of How the NYPD Polices Protests Against Police Brutality

Friday, June 19, 2020

The NYPD's initial response to protests was unlike any in recent history, but it follows a long line of protests against police brutality met by more brutality.


NYPD's Historic Mass Arrest Campaign During George Floyd Protests Was Mostly For Low-Level Offenses

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

"It was 17 hours for a curfew that we could have potentially avoided if they let us go. We were never given that chance."


Inside New York City's Protests Over George Floyd And Police Brutality

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

On the sixth night of the protests, a tense two-hour standoff on the Manhattan Bridge ended peacefully. But in Midtown, peaceful protesters were met with police batons and pepper spray.


Live Coverage From New York City Protests, Post-Curfew

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

WNYC's Gwynne Hogan and Gothamist's Sydney Pereira were in the field in Brooklyn and Lower Manhattan.


Tense Manhattan Bridge Standoff Between Protesters & Cops Ends Peacefully

Wednesday, June 03, 2020

"We cannot lose another life," said one protester who helped convince the group to retreat.


NYPD Scanner Broadcasts Calls To Shoot And Run Over Protesters

Tuesday, June 02, 2020

Calls to shoot and run over protesters were heard on the NYPD's police scanner during Monday's protests against police violence.  

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A Nurse's Fear Is City's Loss

Monday, June 01, 2020

Arlene Meertens has been in nursing for nearly 30 years. But the COVID-19 pandemic has made her reconsider whether she can continue.

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