Richard Yeh oversees the daily broadcast of All Things Considered on WNYC, and directs the newsroom’s internship program. Since joining WNYC in 2007, he has produced for Morning Edition, the Takeaway, the New Yorker Radio Hour, and reported on immigrant communities in New York City. He also teaches audio journalism at Columbia and NYU. Previously, Richard worked at Independent Press-New York (renamed Voices of NY), InsideSchools.org, and NY1. He studied journalism at the City College of New York, and documentary photography at the International Center of Photography. A native of Taipei who has lived in Queens since 1992, he was a 2017 Bringing Home The World fellow at the International Center For Journalists.
Richard Yeh appears in the following:
Monday, June 29, 2020
Dave Chappelle's "8:46" is the latest in a long tradition of Black comics who cut right to the root of systemic racism, said Mel Watkins.
Friday, June 12, 2020
The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture has curated a list with 95 titles.
Thursday, June 11, 2020
The state AG, the CCRB, mayoral appointees, and the NYPD's internal investigators are all looking into allegations of police violence during the protests. But what will come of it?
Monday, June 08, 2020
Nabil Ayers is the U.S. General Manager for 4AD Records, and Ed Eckstine was the first black man to be named president of a major record label when he took over Mercury Records in 1986.
Thursday, May 28, 2020
Vendors, house cleaners, restaurant workers and others are struggling to pay rent and eat. They are relying on a network of churches and community groups but say the help isn't enough.
Thursday, April 30, 2020
A day after officers were called to break up a funeral that drew thousands, Commissioner Dermot Shea talks to WNYC about enforcement at a time when officers are getting sick.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
It may be off brand, but ICE is releasing hundreds of local immigrants due to the coronavirus.
Friday, April 10, 2020
Science writer Ed Yong joins All Things Considered to discuss the debate over face coverings to combat COVID-19.
Wednesday, April 08, 2020
Mayor Bill de Blasio pledged to come up with a plan to redirect resources and raise public awareness within the communities most affected by the disease.
Wednesday, April 01, 2020
Hospitals are growing more tense by the day as the influx of severe coronavirus cases puts pressure on doctors, nurses, orderlies -- everyone in the health care system.
Saturday, March 28, 2020
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced he will issue an executive order mandating hospitals to allow one "support person" in labor and delivery rooms.
Wednesday, February 12, 2020
Chinatown leaders and shop owners are begging New Yorkers to patronize their restaurants and shops after a weeks-long lull in business.
Friday, December 20, 2019
Van Drew didn't switch parties just because his South Jersey congressional district voted for Trump in 2016.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Daniel Pantaleo, the officer whose impermissible chokehold led to the death of Eric Garner, was fired by New York City's police commissioner. What does this mean for black history?
Friday, August 16, 2019
For the largest editorial initiative in the newspaper's history, the country was born the day the first slave ship came in.
Thursday, April 18, 2019
Decades after the grisly case and wrongful convictions consumed New York City, have the media and law enforcement taken full responsibility?
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
A surge in the immigrant population has helped redefine the city's food scene and led to a golden age of Chinese regional cuisine.
Friday, January 25, 2019
Stone's local connections go back from before he became close with Donald Trump.
Friday, January 18, 2019
Denise Ho had it all: stadium tours, product endorsements, movie deals. All that changed when she used her celebrity for political activism.
Friday, November 09, 2018
Many New Yorkers experienced chaos at the polls. Reformers and critics are laying out a path for how to improve it going forward.