Gwynne Hogan

Reporter/Producer, WNYC News

Gwynne Hogan appears in the following:

Metro Postal Workers Relieved, As Trump's Postmaster General Walks Back Service Cuts

Tuesday, August 18, 2020

The announcement came amid a growing outcry over what Democrats said was a deliberate effort to undermine the November general election.


10 Days After Storm, City Says A Quarter of Fallen Trees Still Litter Sidewalks and Roadways

Thursday, August 13, 2020

The Parks Department says it's responding to nearly 10,000 service requests for fallen trees, limbs, or hanging branches.


Mayor Says NYPD Commissioner Didn’t Know That Helicopters& Dozens Of Cops Would be Used in Stakeout of BLM Organizer’s Home

Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Mayor Bill de Blasio said NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea called the stakeout off, after learning about it while it was already underway. 


“Please Get These Men Out”: Upper West Siders Campaign To Eject Homeless Residents

Thursday, August 06, 2020

Some locals are organizing to have the shelters removed, while other Upper West Siders see the rhetoric being used against the shelter residents as thinly-veiled racism. 

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NYC's Health Commissioner Oxiris Barbot Resigns

Tuesday, August 04, 2020

In a message to her staff she said that the health department would have to work closely with other agencies to prepare for an "inevitable second wave."


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."