Isabel Angell

Takeaway Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

Checking the Checks and Balances

Thursday, May 09, 2019

As the fight between House Democrats and the White House continues to escalate, are the checks and balances between the branches of the government working? 

Comment

'It's So Hard:' Military Spouses on the Challenges of Having a Career

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

When we asked Takeaway listeners in military families about the biggest challenges they face, many of you said finding employment as a spouse. 

Comment

Deteriorating, Unsanitary Conditions in Privatized Military Housing

Wednesday, May 01, 2019

One-third of all military families live in privatized housing — that’s around 700,000 people. For many, that means facing substandard living conditions.

Comment

New Documentary Explores Generational Trauma of the Holocaust

Monday, April 29, 2019

"The Last Survivors" chronicles how the past continues to impact the lives of Holocaust survivors today — and the lives of their families. 

Comment

Mueller Report Reveals New Trump Tower Moscow Details

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

What didn't receive a lot of coverage in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report: new details on then-candidate Trump's efforts to construct a Trump Tower in Moscow.

Comment

Citizenship Question on the Census: What is the Potential Impact?

Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Oral arguments begin on Tuesday at the Supreme Court to challenge the census citizenship question.

Comment

Measles Cases Continue to Grow. Here's How We Got Here.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Public health, freedom of religion and politics converge in the history of fighting over vaccinations. 

Comment

Facial Recognition Surveillance Targets Uighur Minority in China

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

This is the first instance of a government using AI for the explicit purpose of racial profiling, according to reporting from The New York Times. 

Comment

Camp Fire Survivors Still Dealing with Death in the Community

Monday, April 15, 2019

Health problems and lack of access to medical services have lead to deaths of survivors of the Camp Fire in Northern California, friends and family say. 

Comment

How a Changing Credit Industry Could Hurt Consumer Privacy

Thursday, March 28, 2019

Consumer credit-reporting company Equifax and credit score company FICO are partnering to sell consumer data to banks. But how secure is that data following the 2017 Equifax data breach?

Comment

How Exposure to Gun Violence Can Impact Young People

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Recent suicides have drawn attention to the impacts of witnessing a mass shooting, especially in young people. Exposure to any kind of gun violence can have an impact on mental health. 

Comment

Hunger 9 Strike to Raise Awareness on Gun Violence in Miami

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Although crime has gone down overall in Miami-Dade County, gun violence disproportionately affects black neighborhoods. 

Comment

Enforcing Ban on Bump Stocks Will Be Challenging

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

The federal regulation set to go into effect Tuesday is based mostly on the honor system. 

Comment

Is Jordan Peele's "Us" the First Marxist Horror Film?

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Peele tackles race, class, and psycho-doppelgangers from a parallel universe in his follow-up to "Get Out."

Comment

Protests Seek to Upend Algerian Politics

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Young people have been leading protests against Algeria's ruling government for weeks. The longtime president has agreed not to run for a fifth term, but has canceled the elections. 

Comment

"I Don’t See How Anyone Can Feel Safe Anywhere": Mosque Shootings in New Zealand Shake the World

Monday, March 18, 2019

The victims range between three and 71-years-old, shedding a light at the horrors of the attack in New Zealand.

Comment

The Spectacular Rise and Fall of Elizabeth Holmes

Monday, March 18, 2019

What the now-disgraced founder of the defunct blood testing company Theranos teaches us about the the dark side of Silicon Valley. 

Comment

"To Me, This Is The Right Thing To Do": California Governor Halts State's Executions

Thursday, March 14, 2019

California Governor Gavin Newsom announced a moratorium on executions in the state, which holds one quarter of the nation's death row inmates. 

Comment

Salacious College Admissions Scandal Highlights Commonplace Inequities

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

A new FBI investigation takes cutthroat college admissions to a whole new level, but the 1% shelling out big bucks to get their kids into college is nothing new.

Comment

Companies Might Have to 'Lean In' to Transparency by Reporting Salaries

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

For all the leaning in, women still made 82 cents on the dollar in 2017. Women of color fared even worse.

Comment