Jami Floyd

Host, All Things Considered, WNYC News

Jami Floyd appears in the following:

Arrest of 'Star Witness' Throws Political Corruption Case into Disarray

Friday, February 09, 2018

Todd Howe testified against one of Gov. Cuomo's former top aides. Then he admitted to committing credit card fraud.


When Teaching Students About Slavery Fails

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Natasha Capers speaks with All Things Considered host Jami Floyd about how New York City schools try — and in some cases, fail — to teach students about slavery.


Citizenship Now: Education

Tuesday, February 06, 2018

Hear from social entrepreneurs about how they are trying to expand educational opportunities beyond the school building and into the communities that need them. WNYC's Jami Floyd hosts.


Long Island Lawsuits Challenge Local Cooperation with Federal Immigration Agents

Monday, February 05, 2018

A cluster of new lawsuits in Nassau and Suffolk challenge whether state law allows local law enforcement to hold immigrants wanted by Immigration and Customs Enforcement.


Citizenship Now: Civic Engagement

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Hear from social entrepreneurs about how they’re creating greater civic engagement by connecting communities, amplifying voices, and creating change. Hosted by WNYC's Jami Floyd.


A New Look at Harlem's Ballet Trailblazer

Friday, January 26, 2018

A new exhibit on the life of New York City Ballet's first African-American principal dancer and founder of the Dance Theatre of Harlem, Arthur Mitchell, at the Wallach Art Gallery.


How to Remake The Restaurant Business in the #MeToo Moment

Thursday, January 25, 2018

Floyd talks with Jen Agg, author and activist against harassment and owner of the Manhattan restaurant Jack's Wife Frieda.


Episode 1: Designing the Harassment-Free Workplace

Monday, January 22, 2018

WNYC's Jami Floyd kicks off our series by exploring harassment in all types of workplaces -- from the boardroom, to the restaurant, to the home.

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Can a Lawyer Go Against Their Client's Wishes? The Supreme Court Will Decide

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Former defense attorney Larry English went against his client's wishes and told a jury his client was guilty. Now the Supreme Court will decide whether that violated the constitution.


'Who's Gonna Believe Me?' Why This Bronx Woman Broke Her Silence About Russell Simmons

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Rap legend Sherri Hines says Simmons raped her at his New York office in 1983.

Phil Murphy Is Sworn In as New Jersey Governor

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

The former Goldman Sachs executive and ambassador to Germany took the oath of office in Trenton Tuesday.


How Parents Can Talk to Kids About #MeToo

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Psychotherapist Jamie Wasserman urges parents to start talking to their children about sexual assault and harassment as young as middle school.


Documenting Hate In 2017: A Year In Review

Tuesday, January 09, 2018

ProPublica's Documenting Hate team and 130 other newsrooms tracked hate crimes in 2017. Here's what they learned.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Sirintip, SZA and Kendrick, David Byrne

Monday, January 08, 2018

New Sounds
This week, womens’ voices take over, Justin Timberlake returns, and David Byrne is back with a solo record.  
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For New York Women, "Wellness" Means Friendship, Money and Sleep

Thursday, December 28, 2017

A new survey suggests these factors play a big part in women's health


New Tax Law Extends Popular College Savings Plans to Private K-12 Schools

Friday, December 22, 2017

Parents will be allowed to use up to $10,000 a year in funds from 529 plans to pay for primary and secondary education.

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Uber and Lyft Are Making Traffic Worse, Report Says

Friday, December 22, 2017

They may help New Yorkers catch a ride, but a new report suggests ride-hailing apps are slowing the city down. We just don't know how much.

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New York Public Radio Fires Hosts Lopate and Schwartz

Thursday, December 21, 2017

A WNYC News investigation finds complaints to management about the two longtime hosts go back years.

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What Comes Next in the Fight for Net Neutrality

Monday, December 18, 2017

States like New York could play a new role in regulating the Internet.