Sean Carlson

Host, WNYC/WQXR News

Sean Carlson appears in the following:

Governor Cuomo's Top Aide Resigns Amid Impeachment Inquiry

Monday, August 09, 2021

Secretary to the Governor, Melissa DeRosa, said "the past two years have been emotionally and mentally trying."

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Impeachment Fight Looms As Cuomo's Attorneys Attempt To Undermine AG Report With Innuendo, Procedural Complaints

Monday, August 09, 2021

Governor Andrew Cuomo’s private attorney attempted to cast doubt about the bombshell report's accuracy , setting the stage for a bitter impeachment fight in the coming weeks.

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Weekly Music Roundup: The Weeknd, Adia Victoria, RZA

Monday, August 09, 2021

New Sounds
New music from some of the usual suspects (The Weeknd, RZA) and unusual ones (Adam Driver? Marion Cotillard?). Plus, Adia Victoria's A Southern Gothic and Julie Fowlis with Hawktail.
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Cuomo in Crisis, Here's What We Know

Thursday, August 05, 2021

WNYC's Gwynne Hogan joins All Things Considered host Sean Carlson with the latest. 

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With the Delta Variant Spreading, Companies Scale Back on Return-To-Office Plans

Thursday, August 05, 2021

Many office workers may not return back to work in person until 2022. 

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President Biden Calls For Cuomo To Resign, As Governor Denies Wrongdoing

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

"I think he should resign," Biden said at the White House on Tuesday.

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Why NYC Didn't Reinstate Universal Indoor Masking

Monday, August 02, 2021

Anticipation was high on Monday when Mayor de Blasio and New York Governor Cuomo held separate press briefings to discuss masking policy.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Prince, Billie Eilish, Bomba Estereo with Yemi Alade

Monday, August 02, 2021

New Sounds
This week, posthumous Prince, Brazilian Billie Eilish, and Yola’s summery pop. Plus, Colombian dance band Bomba Estereo and Nigerian superstar Yemi Alade, and Los Tangueros del Oeste. 
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Could A Surfside Building Disaster Happen On The NY Or NJ Coast?

Monday, July 26, 2021

Buildings along the New York and New Jersey coastline face similar challenges with erosion as communities along the Florida coast.

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Wildfire Haze From Out West Could Be Worse Than Many New Yorkers Realize

Thursday, July 22, 2021

Particulate matter in the city's air is 2 to 3 times higher now than it was at the end of June.

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NYC's Flood Maps Are Nearly 15 Years Overdue For An Update

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

The city's flood maps haven’t been updated in 14 years, potentially putting tens of thousands more New Yorkers in harm’s way. 

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Manhattan District Attorney's Office Failed To Prosecute Almost Half Of Sexual Assault Cases In 2019

Monday, July 19, 2021

A new analysis shows New York City prosecutors have continued to drop rape cases, despite a heightened scrutiny of their handling of these types of cases during the #MeToo movement. 

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Weekly Music Roundup: Beverly Glenn-Copeland Meets Kelsey Lu, Elvis Costello Meets Juanes, and Joan As Police Woman

Monday, July 19, 2021

New Sounds
Hear new takes on old songs by Derek & The Dominoes, folk singer Shirley Collins, Elvis Costello, and Beverly Glenn-Copeland. Plus, JG Thirlwell as Xordox and new Joan As Police Woman. 
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Weekly Music Roundup: Jorge Drexler, Courtney Barnett, Attacca Quartet

Monday, July 12, 2021

New Sounds
This week, Jorge Drexler’s Uruguayan gospel, Quantic’s cumbia-rock, classical electronica from Attacca Quartet, and Courtney Barnett’s eventual return.
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Grad Students are Struggling Under the Weight of Ivy League Tuition Debt

Friday, July 09, 2021

The allure of getting ahead with an elite master's degree can come with crippling financial costs, and often leaves graduates with six-figure loans many can't afford to pay off.

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A New Report Examines How New York City's Arts Organizations Are Recovering From The Pandemic

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

The Center for an Urban Future looked at 643 community-based arts organizations. Its analysis offers new insights into the losses they faced and what they need to thrive. 

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New York City's Haitian Community Shocked, But Not Saddened, By The Death Of Haitian President

Wednesday, July 07, 2021

Jovenel Moïse was assassinated amid mass protests calling for his resignation.

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Immigration Courts In New York Now Open In-Person

Tuesday, July 06, 2021

During the past year, remote hearings took place but only for people who were being held in jail. Now, non-detained people can have their day in immigration court.

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Weekly Music Roundup: Rival Consoles, Laura Mvula, The Go! Team

Monday, July 05, 2021

New Sounds
The British are coming (again) in The Go! Team, Laura Mvula, and Rival Consoles, supergroup Big Red Machine reconvenes, and a new (old) kind of Latin music from John Linnell. 
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