Julianne Welby

Senior Editor, NYC Recovery/Education/Transit, WNYC News

Julianne Welby appears in the following:

QAnon, Militias, and White Supremacy: The Ideologies Behind NY & NJ Arrestees in Capitol Riot

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

White supremacists, QAnon adherents, militiamen and more allegedly went south from New York and New Jersey to stage an insurrection.

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Liberian Immigrants Get Relief in Biden's Executive Orders

Thursday, January 21, 2021

President Biden's new executive orders include several that could dramatically improve life for immigrants, including one that would specifically help Liberians.

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Immigration Enforcement Enters New Era

Thursday, January 21, 2021

No deportations (for now). Fewer ICE arrests. And, maybe, no more "aliens."

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Feds: Army Private, An Alleged ISIS Sympathizer, Discussed Attack On 9/11 Memorial

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

Authorities say he discussed attacking the 9/11 memorial in New York -- and bombing American soldiers abroad.

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One Anti-Immigrant Order Trump Didn't Sign

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

A proposal to remove all undocumented immigrants from public housing was never implemented.

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A White Supremacist Group Spreads DIY Hate From NJ to the U.S. Capitol

Tuesday, January 19, 2021

The New Jersey Heritage Association is known for spouting anti-Semitism and racism on stickers and leaflets that anyone can download and post in their neighborhood.

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Pro-Trump Demonstrations Fail to Materialize in Trenton

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Reports that armed MAGA rallies in Trenton and other state capitols across the nation on Sunday turned out to be false.

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Hunts Point Produce Workers Go on Strike

Sunday, January 17, 2021

Workers at the produce section of the Hunts Point Cooperative Market in the Bronx are on strike. There could be a ripple effect throughout the city.

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Pro-Trump Protestors A No-Show At NJ Statehouse Rally

Sunday, January 17, 2021

The streets around the statehouse were mostly empty except for members of the media, curious locals and state troopers. 

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With DACA Restored, Thousands Of Immigrants Wait For Applications To Be Processed

Thursday, January 14, 2021

After a federal judge in New York ordered the Trump administration to restore DACA, and accept first-time applicants along with renewals, more than 31,000 applications were submitted.

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Congresswoman Says Trump Administration Shields Border Agents Involved in Racist Facebook Posts

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) is alleging that the Trump Administration is protecting dozens of border control officers involved in secret, racist Facebook groups. 

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Immigrant Groups Sue Trump Administration Over 'Last Ditch' Rule Change

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

The rule would make it harder to appeal decisions by immigration judges, and is set to take effect just days before President Trump leaves office.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Virgil Abloh and serpentwithfeet, The Weather Station, Rhye

Monday, January 11, 2021

New Sounds
This week, a climate song from The Weather Station, an eerie song of nature by Virgil Abloh and serpentwithfeet, and R&B from Rhye.
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Cuomo To Back Election Reforms In Annual Address

Sunday, January 10, 2021

Governor Cuomo plans to include a series of election reforms in his annual State of the State address on Monday.

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Riot at the Capitol Shows Double Standard In Policing, Including In New York

Friday, January 08, 2021

Former NYPD Detective and New York Law School Professor Kirk Burkhalter discusses how the NYPD approaches protests, and what it means when cops take political stances themselves. 

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NJ Man Is Among Those Arrested At Capitol Seige

Thursday, January 07, 2021

Leonard Guthrie of Cape May was charged with unlawful entry of the Capitol building.

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Concerns Grow Over How NYC Jails Are Handling Pandemic's Second Wave

Wednesday, January 06, 2021

Correction officers can now get vaccines, but to reduce the spread in jails, public defenders and others call for decreasing density and testing inmates and staff more frequently.

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How Are City Jails Managing The Pandemic’s Second Wave?

Tuesday, January 05, 2021

Public defenders and others call for reducing density in the city's jails along with providing more tests for inmates and staff

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Fate Of Gifted & Talented Programs Still TBD in NYC

Tuesday, January 05, 2021

The city still hasn't announced a date for the tests, which normally take place in January.

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’A Scarlet Letter’ D for Most New York City Buildings on Energy Efficiency

Friday, December 25, 2020

The city’s new grading system is supposed to make big buildings more energy efficient, but it’s also stressing out those who don’t want to post a black mark at the doorway.

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