Kai Wright appears in the following:
Monday, July 21, 2014
If more people have access to doctors and providers, why can't Newark's largest clinic keep its doors open?
Monday, May 26, 2014
New Jersey is allowing more people to qualify for Medicaid health coverage, and that is raising questions about the cost, capacity and care.
Monday, March 31, 2014
Today is the deadline for applying for ACA insurance. The White House says it's hit its target. But in places like Newark, it's not clear how successful the process has been.
Friday, March 14, 2014
It's not just the glitchy federal website. In New Jersey, the Affordable Care Act has left workers struggling over complicated choices.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Kai Wright talks about the hurdles to employment for those coming out of prison and how they disproportionately affect Blacks and Latinos.
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.