Isabel Angell

Takeaway Producer

Isabel Angell appears in the following:

UN Report Accuses Myanmar Military of Genocide

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

The report also recommends that several top officials in the Myanmar military should face trial in the International Criminal Court. 


Venezuelan Refugees Struggle Amid Calls of "Brazil First"

Thursday, August 23, 2018

An influx of Venezuelan refugees to Brazil has been met with anti-immigrant rhetoric and even violence. 


WNBA Gears Up for Playoffs, Contract Negotiations

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

The WNBA playoffs start tonight, so we take a look at the most exciting match-ups and some of the notable off-court activism that happened over the season. 


Greece Faces Challenges As It Exits Last Bailout

Monday, August 20, 2018

Greece is done with its third and final bailout, but its citizens still face an uncertain future.


Christine Hallquist: First Openly Transgender Nominee for Governor

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Can Christine Hallquist unseat sitting Republican Governor Phil Scott in November and become the nation’s first transgender governor?


This Week's Primaries Put Focus on Midwest

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

We get results for the candidates who will vie for Paul Ryan's seat in Wisconsin, two Minnesota House seats the Republicans have targeted to flip in November, and more. 


Holy Fire Continues to Burn in Orange County

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

At one point, more than 20,000 people were under mandatory evacuation orders in Southern California. 


DC Area Congressman Reacts to the 'Unite the Right' Rally

Monday, August 13, 2018

Congressman Don Beyer, who represents several Washington, DC suburbs in Virginia, reacts to this weekend's Unite the Right rally in the nation's capital. 


Yes, Climate Change is to Blame for Devastating California Wildfires. But Societal Growth is As Well.

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

We look at the California fires and ask... why? Why are they so absolutely devastating? And what can be done about them? 


Mother! Mother! Pop Culture's Response to Women's Anger

Thursday, July 26, 2018

We wrap up our series “Hysterical: Women and Rage” with a look at how pop culture has portrayed angry women over time and if Hollywood is getting any better at it.


Workplace Strategies for Women and their Rage

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

How do women turn feelings of rage into a superpower in their workplaces?


Women are Punished for Expressing Anger but Men are Rewarded

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

In the second installment of our "Hysterical: Women and Rage" series, we talk to Jessica Salerno, a psychology professor at the Arizona State University.


Releasing Her Rage

Monday, July 23, 2018

How do women experience rage in a world where women can not be angry?


The Loans That Go From Lifeline to 'Nightmare'

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Private equity firms are making big money by mailing "live check" loans to desperate people. 


'A Metaphorical Escape': Film Spotlights Tournament for Qatar World Cup Workers

Thursday, July 12, 2018

As the Men's World Cup wraps up in Russia, a look at different kind of soccer tournament — one for the workers who are building the stadiums for the 2022 Cup in Qatar. 


Trump Administration Halts $10.4 Billion in Payments for ACA Program

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

The money is supposed to help insurance companies balance the costs between lower-risk, cheaper enrollees and higher risk patients. 


100 Believed Dead Following Record Rainfall in Western Japan

Monday, July 09, 2018

At least 100 people are thought to have died after record rainfall caused flooding and landslides in western Japan, a government spokesman says.


Kentucky Medicaid Recipients Face Whiplash Over Work Requirements, Cuts

Thursday, July 05, 2018

In his latest move to overhaul the state's healthcare system, Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin cut vision and dental benefits for nearly 500,000 people on Medicaid.


Housing, Equality Big Focuses for SF's New Mayor London Breed

Tuesday, July 03, 2018

London Breed will be the first woman of color to lead San Francisco. 


Food Aid After Hurricane Maria Was Unhealthy, Researcher Says

Monday, July 02, 2018

Remember the photos of junk food in aid boxes after Hurricane Maria? A researcher says her data shows even the "healthier" food exceeded the recommended fat, sugar and salt intakes.