Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered, WNYC News

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

Madison Square Garden Takes Heat for Moving NY Liberty to the Burbs

Friday, March 23, 2018

The team will play most of its games in Westchester this season. 


Cracking Cold Cases With Forensic Sculpture

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Students at the New York Academy of Art work with the Medical Examiner's office to reconstruct faces of people who have gone missing.

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Woman Pushes Back Against Trump Friend's "Catch and Kill" Strategy

Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The CEO behind The National Enquirer paid Karen McDougal for her story about her affair with the president, then intentionally didn't publish it.


The Roots of the Diversity Crisis at NYC's Elite High Schools

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

A state law passed in 1971 shows the lack of black and Latino students in exam schools may not be an accident.

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Actor Cynthia Nixon Challenges Cuomo for Governor

Monday, March 19, 2018

The 'Sex and the City' co-star says she's running to combat income inequality and fix the subways.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Pussy Riot, Tinariwen, and Yo La Tengo

Monday, March 19, 2018

New Sounds
Week of March 19: This week, musical reactions to a troubled world from Pussy Riot, Roger Waters, and Yo La Tengo. Plus new videos from Tinariwen and Courtney Barnett.
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Black, White, Female, Other: Exploring Feminist Identity in this #MeToo Moment

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Jami Floyd hosts a conversation with writer Anna Holmes, writer Tanya K. Hernández and social justice activist Sophie Ellman-Golan.


March Madness Tips Off With Renewed Debate on Student-Athlete Compensation

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Columnist Shaun King spoke to WNYC's host Jami Floyd about the NCAA's ongoing fight to avoid paying student athletes.

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In Sharp Turn from Christie Years, New NJ Budget Includes Legalizing Marijuana, Taxing the Rich

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Murphy's $34 billion plan proposed increasing the state's sale tax, tripling the funding to NJ Transit, and increasing funding for local schools, pre-k and community colleges. 

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In Campus Rape Case, a Tale of Two Justice Systems

Friday, March 09, 2018

Yale's internal investigation process uses a lower standard of evidence than criminal trials, and is largely influenced by its campus culture of affirmative consent.


Reports of Sexual Abuse Continue to Plague New Jersey's Only Women's Prison

Thursday, March 08, 2018

And the reappointment of Department of Corrections head Gary Lanigan is stalled — with legislators and activists asking for a change of leadership.


Weekly Music Roundup: kwes, Chvrches, and Sidi Touré

Monday, March 05, 2018

New Sounds
Week of March 5: This week, a moving Oscar performance, Malian rock from Sidi Touré, London producer kwes, and Brooklyn punk from Bodega.
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'Don't Worry About the Noise,' Says NYC's Former Schools Chancellor

Friday, March 02, 2018

Former schools Chancellor Dennis M. Wallcott spoke with All Things Considered Host Jami Floyd.


Hashtags and High Fashion: What To Expect From The 90th Oscars

Friday, March 02, 2018

How #MeToo, #TimesUp, and #OscarsSoWhite factor into the contentious film competition. 


Citizenship Now: Immigration

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Hear our panel of social entrepreneurs discuss how they are supporting and advocating for immigrant communities as the political debate on the issue intensifies. WNYC's Jami Floyd hosts.


Weekly Music Roundup: Courtney Barnett, Rafiq Bhatia, and Howie Lee

Monday, February 19, 2018

This week, new music from Beach House to Beijing, Rafiq Bhatia and Punjab Tronix, plus a new Courtney Barnett record is coming.
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Mayor, Council Members Announce Plan for Relocating Rikers Inmates

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the City Council say the new plan is a major step toward closing the jail complex.

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Citizenship Now: Climate Change

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Hear from social entrepreneurs about how they’re working to create solutions for one of the world’s most complex problems. Hosted by WNYC's Jami Floyd.