Polly Irungu appears in the following:
Thursday, May 23, 2019
The Takeaway is tackling life your 40s and what makes this decade so unique. Next up: relationships.
Thursday, May 23, 2019
The law in question is part of the penal code in dozens of former British colonies.
Monday, May 20, 2019
Speaker of the NYC Council Corey Johnson is urging his colleagues to support a proposed ban on the sale of fur in New York City, setting off the latest chapter in a long debate.
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Patients are having to travel long distances to access the care they need.
Wednesday, May 08, 2019
Drivers are demanding better pay, as the company stands to reap $10 billion after its long-awaited IPO.
Tuesday, May 07, 2019
The Takeaway broadcasts live from The Greene Space to mark Tanzina Vega's one-year anniversary, with a look at three gaps at the core of the show's mission: wealth, truth, and empathy.
Monday, May 06, 2019
PG&E proposed a $150 million fund offer victims of California's devastating wildfires with housing and living expenses.
Tuesday, April 30, 2019
The more affluent a person's family is, the greater chance they have of landing a career in the arts.
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Children in Malawi began to be immunized against malaria with the world's first licensed vaccine this week.
Tuesday, April 23, 2019
On Monday, 2020 presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren rolled out a plan to reduce student loan debt of up to $50,000. The proposal could impact over 40 million Americans.
Thursday, April 04, 2019
There are questions about Mayor Catherine Pugh's self-published kids book, and whether or not buyers were given access to government influence.
Wednesday, April 03, 2019
On Tuesday, Chicago became the largest U.S. city to elect an African American woman as mayor. Now, all eyes are on how Lori Lightfoot will address issues from gun violence to policing.
Tuesday, April 02, 2019
Shrill, based on the Lindy West memoir of the same name, explores the personal story of a self-described fat woman in pursuit of her own lost power.
Monday, April 01, 2019
Last month, Billboard removed the country-trap song, “Old Town Road,” from its country chart. The decision has highlighted how music genres are often classified along racial lines.
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Part of the rise in violence against the Fulani herding population has come because of charges that the nomadic herding group has ties to Islamist militant groups.
Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Although crime has gone down overall in Miami-Dade County, gun violence disproportionately affects black neighborhoods.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
This was the second time in five months that a Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft has crashed.
Monday, March 04, 2019
The Sacramento district attorney announced this weekend that no charges would be filed against two officers who killed Stephon Clark in his grandmother's backyard last year.
Monday, February 25, 2019
There’s a lot at stake in these elections — especially when it comes to the Nigerian economy.
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Despite recent efforts to redesign school funding in the state of California, strikes over the past year suggest that there’s a lot more work that needs to be done.