Mara Silvers appears in the following:
Friday, December 28, 2018
Healthcare reforms, no more Styrofoam, and changing birth certificates: here are some of the policies going into effect on January 1st.
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
A new report by Bloomberg News details the threat climate change poses to the bustling transit corridor.
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
In a series of interviews with participants, historians and modern-day counterparts, WNYC looks back at how historic moments in a pivotal year shaped our region.
Friday, December 07, 2018
Spurned on by Donald Trump's comments about immigrants and what she describes as workplace abuse, Victorina Morales took her story to The New York Times.
Friday, November 30, 2018
The first black woman to ever serve in Congress is getting a permanent monument in her hometown.
Thursday, November 29, 2018
New Jersey tells ICE to back off, and ICE threatens more "collateral" arrests.
Tuesday, November 27, 2018
Amazon's development in Queens has politicians and residents protesting in the streets. But one writer says the plan may yield broad benefits in the long run.
Friday, November 23, 2018
British doctoral student Matthew Hedges has been sentenced to life in prison in the United Arab Emirates, where New York University has a campus.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
State Sen. Andrea Stewart-Cousins is on her way to becoming a major power broker in Albany. She has a long to-do list.
Tuesday, November 06, 2018
New York and New Jersey voters weigh in on the lines, the scanners, the sentiment...
Friday, November 02, 2018
Many survivors need to maintain their anonymity in order to feel safe voting. New York law only offers partial protections.
Thursday, November 01, 2018
#ShowUpForShabbat encourages people of all faiths to attend services on Friday and Saturday.
Thursday, October 25, 2018
Residents of a contested district in Bay Ridge are split about how the recent terror threat will influence them on November 6.
Monday, October 22, 2018
The first woman ever elected to Congress was queer. So why isn't that ever really mentioned anywhere?
Thursday, October 18, 2018
New boilers. More heating technicians. But officials are still keeping their "fingers crossed" that the winter is "not as harsh" as last year.
Thursday, October 11, 2018
How can you ignore them?
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Jeannette Rankin had a belief: That having women in elected office is essential to the health of our democracy. But how important is it?
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
A recent United Nations report has many New Yorkers reevaluating how this region can do more to prevent climate change—starting with transportation.
Friday, October 05, 2018
As New Yorkers prepared to cheer on the Bronx Bombers, team rivalries threatened to tear the WNYC Newsroom apart.
Friday, October 05, 2018
Women are often accused of being too emotional, tearful and angry. Now they're beginning to put their rage to work.