Isabel Angell

Takeaway Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

Election Roundup: Voters Choose Divided Government

Wednesday, November 07, 2018

It’s the day after Election Day, so what do we know?

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Should Corporations Pay More to Fund Homeless Services? Bay Area Voters Will Decide

Monday, November 05, 2018

Three city ballot initiatives in California on raising corporate taxes to pay for homeless services have split the tech industry and local politicians. 

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A Cannabis Pioneer's 'Lonely' Place in the Industry

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Wanda James is the first black woman to own a cannabis dispensary in the United States. And for Wanda, her identity and work are inextricably linked.

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Untangling Missouri's Competing Medical Marijuana Initiatives

Thursday, November 01, 2018

Show-Me state residents will vote on three different measures on medical marijuana next week; all of them are polling above 60 percent. 

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14-Year Oil Spill Shows No Signs of Slowing

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Taylor Energy has sued the federal government to end its responsibility to stop the Gulf of Mexico spill, which began in 2004. 

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Former Monsanto Executive Nominated to Run Fish and Wildlife Service

Monday, October 29, 2018

Aurelia Skipwith has already been working in the Department of the Interior for more than a year. At Monsanto, she oversaw a group researching agricultural products. 

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Why It's Bad That Sea Urchins Are Getting 'Hangry' in Northern California

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Climate change has caused an explosion in the population of purple sea urchins off the coast of Northern California, to devastating effect for the regions important kelp forests. 

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Give Me Back My Hour! The Debate Over Changing Our Clocks in California

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

A measure on the ballot in California would put the state one step closer to permanent Daylight Saving Time.

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Erdogan Addresses Turkish Parliament on Khashoggi's Death

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

The murder of the dissident Saudi has provided the Turkish president with ammunition against his country's rival, Saudi Arabia. 

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Voter ID Law in North Dakota Will Affect Native American Communities

Monday, October 15, 2018

The voter ID law is expected to influence the tight senate race between Democratic incumbent Heidi Heitkamp and her challenger Kevin Cramer.

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There's More Black Women Running in the Midterms, But They Face Bigger Hurdles

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Black women running for office encounter outright racism and harassment, but also struggle more to gain funding and endorsements. 

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As Job Recruiters Turn to Artificial Intelligence, Concerns Arise Over Potential Bias

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

As applying for jobs becomes increasingly digitized, some worry about the role bias may play in designing AI recruiters.

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Dissident Journalist Believed Assassinated by Saudi Hit Team in Turkey

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi went missing last month after visiting the Saudi consulate in Turkey.

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Nikki Haley Announces She's Stepping Down as UN Ambassador

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

How will Nikki Haley's resignation impact the United States' relationships with the rest of the world?

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How Criminal Records Make Life Harder in California

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Amika Mota was jailed for seven years in California. But after her release, she found that life with a criminal record could be just as difficult.

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"It's About Damn Time": Venture Capitalist Looks to Help Other Black, Queer Businesspeople

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Arlan Hamilton is a rare black and queer venture capitalist, and she’s made it her mission to grant funding to startups with founders who are women, people of color, or LGBTQ.

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Trump Administration Proposes Regulation to Detain Migrant Children Indefinitely

Monday, September 10, 2018

In a bid to extend its zero-tolerance immigration policy, the Trump administration is seeking to lift court-imposed limits on how long it can hold migrant children in detention.

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Kavanaugh Faces Senate for Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

If confirmed, President Trump's pick to replace Anthony Kennedy for the Supreme Court could tip the ideological balance of the Supreme Court in favor of conservatives for decades. 

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Legal Marijuana: How Women Are on the Path to Dominate the Billion Dollar Industry

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Gia Morón left her job on Wall Street to make sure black and brown women have a stake in the growing cannabis industry. She explains.

California Abolishes Cash Bail as Advocates Voice Concern

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

California is the first state to completely replace cash bail with a pretrial assessment system — but criminal justice reform advocates were against the final measure. 

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