Since 1992, Richard Hake has worked as News Host and Reporter at WNYC. His live and produced radio feature segments range from hard breaking news to cultural and artistic sound portraits. Richard’s work has been heard both nationally and locally on the NPR programs, Morning Edition, Weekend Edition, All Things Considered and On The Media. His voice is regularly heard during on air fundraisers and as fill in host for various WNYC shows.
Richard Hake appears in the following:
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Torkwase Dyson's art mines the history of black bodies in America — and connects it to urgent issues of climate change and migration.
Sunday, March 17, 2019
In this week's look ahead: NYC's high school notices, the public gets to share their feelings on congestion pricing, and NJ legislators get ready to vote on marijuana.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Tomorrow, a new neighborhood is born in Midtown West.
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
The face of environmental activism is changing, and while some of that is due to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, it's also part of a "moral examination" of energy systems.
Monday, March 11, 2019
On this week's look ahead: the local anti-vaccination movement, Hudson Yards opens, and a hearing in Trenton about a mystery hire.
Wednesday, March 06, 2019
Karyn Parsons has made it her mission to bring stories about black Americans to young folks in new ways. "It would change the way they looked at the world as they entered it," she says.
Friday, March 01, 2019
Think of the space as Basquiat headquarters.
Monday, February 25, 2019
On this week's look ahead: the special election for New York City Public Advocate, the push for congestion pricing, and Bernie comes to Brooklyn.
Friday, February 22, 2019
Giovanni Battista Moroni painted the best tailor ever.
Monday, February 18, 2019
On this week's look ahead: the fallout from the Amazon deal, what's happening with the L train, the City Council tries to rein in parking placard abuse, and New Jersey's deer problem.
Monday, February 11, 2019
On this week's look ahead: school diversity, homophobia in the City Council, sexual harassment in Albany, a dramatic performance of an actual deportation hearing, and it's dog show time.
Tuesday, February 05, 2019
Following the alleged racist and homophobic attack on singer and Empire actor Jussie Smollett, both celebrities and non-celebrities make a plea to be seen.
Monday, February 04, 2019
Coming up this week: the first Public Advocate debate, "Ask Governor Murphy," the deal between the city and the federal government over NYCHA, and some endangered sound.
Friday, February 01, 2019
A new show at the Met Breuer revisits post-war Italy.
Monday, January 28, 2019
This winter, New York City Ballet presents rarely-seen works and premiers a new collaboration. At BAM, Brazilian dance takes center stage.
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.
Monday, December 24, 2018
In his first year as the state's top cop, Gurbir Grewal has tackled polluters, butted heads with the feds over policing immigrant communities and made moves to clean up local politics.
Sunday, December 16, 2018
Democrats in the New Jersey senate and assembly canceled a vote, previously scheduled for Monday, after being accused of partisan gerrymandering.
Friday, December 14, 2018
But the exhibition, “Epic Abstraction,” is insufficiently epic.
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
A double digit drop in violent crime has given advocates leverage over naysayers who warned against ditching cash bail.