Isabel Angell

Takeaway Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

What Jared Kushner's Relationship with the Saudi Crown Prince Means for the U.S.

Tuesday, March 05, 2019

A week after Jared Kushner's trip to the Middle East, we provide a closer look at his relationship with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. 


Babies and Bills

Monday, March 04, 2019

Queer Money Matters: When you’re queer and you want to add a kid to your family, things get complicated—and expensive—really quickly.

Deadly Tornadoes Sweep Through Alabama

Monday, March 04, 2019

At least 23 people have been killed by tornadoes that tore through Lee County, Alabama, on Sunday. The death toll is expected to rise.


The Cost of Being Queer

Monday, March 04, 2019

A new series from the podcast Nancy, "Queer Money Matters" explores how queer folks navigate an economy built for straight, cisgender people. 


Queer Money Fear$

Monday, February 25, 2019

The economy is built for cisgender, heterosexual people. We're exploring the financial hurdles queer people face and how we navigate them. It's Nancy's "Queer Money Matters."

Queer Money Matters

Sunday, February 24, 2019

The economy is built for cis-het people. How do queer folks navigate it?

Dear Oscar Grant, 10 Years Later

Monday, December 31, 2018

Oscar Grant was shot and killed on January 1, 2009 by a police officer as he lay on the ground. Ten years later, KQED is gathering messages about what Oscar has meant to people. 


Indonesia Promises New Tsunami Warning System As Rescue Efforts Continue

Thursday, December 27, 2018

There was no early warning for a tsunami in West Indonesia that left hundreds dead.


Making America Kinder, One Smile at a Time

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

The Takeaway has a present for you on this holiday: a special episode all about the good deeds that you, our listeners, have shared with us. 


All Aboard: A Conductor's Everyday Kindness Brings Joy to Commuters

Thursday, December 20, 2018

For our series "America The Kind," we connected a train conductor in California with one of his commuters.


'Pure Joy on her Face': A Hallmark Movie Comes to Life for Grandma

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

Lisa Holden was worried people would think she was crazy for putting up her Christmas decorations right after Halloween. But when people found out why, the whole town joined in. 


How to Be a Good Neighbor: A "Daily Drip" of Kind Deeds

Monday, December 17, 2018

Barbara McIver and Tony Gilham have been neighbors in Red Bluff, Calif. for 36 years. Barbara says she's spent that whole time playing catch-up to Tony's neighborly acts of kindness. 


85 Percent of U.N. Countries are Signing On to Improve Safe Migration. Except for the U.S.

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Now other countries with right-wing governments may be following the U.S. in pulling out of this agreement.


Plenty to Cheer for the 2019 Women's World Cup, But Sexism Still Reigns

Monday, December 10, 2018

Breaking down the highs and lows of the lead-up to the Women's World Cup, which takes place this summer in France.


'Change Starts With a Small Step': Why One Teacher Brought Kindness to His Classroom

Monday, December 10, 2018

Seventh grade Language Arts teacher Justin Parmenter launched a program worthy of the recognition of our series, America the Kind. 


From Neighbor to Parking Angel to Friend

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Parking in the Koreatown neighborhood of Los Angeles is a nightmare. But for two neighbors, a note on left on a door has eased the headaches. 


The Big Business of Detaining Migrant Children

Monday, December 03, 2018

A report published over the weekend in The New York Times details how non-profit organization Southwest Key has made millions detaining migrant children for the federal government. 


Healing Conversations at the Gym Lead to an Unlikely Friendship

Monday, December 03, 2018

For the first story in our series "America the Kind," we hear from a retiree going through a terrible loss who found solace in regular conversations with the receptionist at his gym. 


'Very Fortunate': California Wildfire Survivors Remain Thankful This Thanksgiving

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

What do you do for Thanksgiving when your entire community is gone? Risa Johnson shares how the community is feeling gratitude in the midst of tragedy.


'He's a Champion': The Lost and Found Pets of the Camp Fire

Monday, November 19, 2018

When the Camp Fire roared through Paradise in Northern California, many had to leave their pets behind as they fled. Some lucky families have gotten them back.