Kai Wright appears in the following:
Thursday, November 14, 2013
While it is illegal for employers to reject applicants solely because they may have a criminal record, the practice is widespread. Kai Wright, editor of Colorlines.com, recently wrote...
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
How much you actually want to know about your genes?
Friday, October 25, 2013
At WNYC, we’re experimenting with new ways to tell stories about health.
Friday, May 24, 2013
Kai Wright, editorial director of Colorlines and Nation contributor, talks about the spate of anti-gay violence in the West Village.
Friday, July 27, 2012
For this week's Follow Friday, we look back on this week's news and cultural stories, including the response to the theater shooting in Aurora, Mitt Romney's foreign policy, President...
Friday, July 13, 2012
The top stories of the past week, including Romney and Biden's speeches to the NAACP, the Obamacare repeal in the House, and building tensions over the Texas Voting Rights Act.
Friday, May 11, 2012
Every Friday, The Takeaway looks back at the week's big stories with a few people who have been paying very, very close attention.
Friday Follow: Supreme Court ObamaCare Hearings, Anger Continues in Trayvon Martin Shooting Death, Bully is Bullied by Ratings Board
Friday, March 30, 2012
The Supreme Court’s scrutiny of President Obama’s signature piece of legislation, anger over the perceived lack of justice in the Trayvon Martin case and the controversial film "Bully."
Friday, February 24, 2012
The NYPD has been monitoring Muslims. Affirmative Action is under attack. A Koran burned in Afghanistan sparks protests. The GOP primary race roles on. Rick Santorum believes in Satan.
Wednesday, January 04, 2012
In an article in The Nation, editorial director of Colorlines, Kai Wright argues that poverty in The Bronx reslts from policy, not personal choice.
Monday, August 15, 2011
President Obama tours the Midwest. Texas Governor Rick Perry, begins fundraising for his campaign. A Congressional 'super committee' will begin work on a debt-reduction strategy.
Friday, July 29, 2011
Public sector lay-offs have disproportionately affected the black middle class. What is the solution?
This Week's Agenda: Dodd-Frank Anniversary, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Launches, and Gay Marriage in New York
Monday, July 18, 2011
Charlie Herman, business & economics editor for The Takeaway and WNYC, and Kai Wright, editorial director for ColorLines, give their analysis on the major stories of the week.
Friday, April 22, 2011
Forty-five percent of Republicans still believe Barack Obama wasn't born in the United States. How will this issue play out for potential Republican candidates?
Monday, April 18, 2011
Kai Wright, editor of Colorlines, and Charlie Herman, economics editor for The Takeaway and WNYC, bring us the agenda for the week.
Monday, March 14, 2011
What's next in this battle for union rights in Wisconsin and the budget in Washington.
Monday, January 24, 2011
The Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission will release the results of its investigations on the origins of the financial crisis in its final report Thursday.
Friday, August 14, 2009
Spike Lee's "Do The Right Thing" came out 20 years ago. Kai Wright, senior writer for The Root, and Dayo Olopade, political reporter for The Root, talk about the impact of the movie.
Monday, June 29, 2009
Kai Wright and Dayo Olopade of The Root talk about the impact and legacy of Spike Lee's "Do The Right Thing," on the film's 20th anniversary.
Tuesday, February 19, 2008
Brooklyn-based writer and author Kai Wright talks about the lives of three gay teenagers living in East New York.