Tracie Hunte is a correspondent for The Experiment. She’s previously worked at Radiolab and as a producer in the WNYC newsroom.
Tracie Hunte appears in the following:
Thursday, July 28, 2022
Two mothers lost their daughters to gun violence but received disparate levels of attention. Now, they’re using their stories – and their grief – to inspire others.
Thursday, June 02, 2022
For The Experiment’s final episode, a meditation on our strange, sometimes beautiful, often frustrating country
Thursday, April 14, 2022
The Experiment revisits a conversation with the Ojibwe writer David Treuer, who believes we can make our national parks, sometimes called “America’s best idea,” even better.
Thursday, April 07, 2022
From the time she was a child, Marilyn Vann knew she was Black and she was Cherokee. But when she applied for citizenship in the Cherokee Nation as an adult, she was denied.
Thursday, December 09, 2021
Nearly one year after commanding the D.C. National Guard during the January 6 insurrection, Sergeant-at-Arms William Walker is helping ensure the Capitol will never be attacked again.
Thursday, November 18, 2021
Hollywood has a long, problematic history with movies about racial passing. But actor-writer-director Rebecca Hall is trying to tell a new kind of passing story.
Thursday, October 28, 2021
As excitement about genetic testing grows, one Navajo geneticist considers the future of the field and whether her people should be a part of it.
Friday, October 01, 2021
In a flash of heroism and humanity, Oliver Sipple saved a life and became something he never wanted to be.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
USA Gymnastics has been undergoing a reckoning over widespread abuse. The Atlantic's Emma Green asks former gymnast Rachael Denhollander whether the sport can shake off that grim legacy.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
After 50 years of hate-crime legislation in the U.S., hate-motivated violence is once again on the rise. So where did we go wrong?
Thursday, May 13, 2021
White evangelicals have become the most powerful voting bloc in America, one church mailing list at a time. But is the cost of political victory too high?
Thursday, May 06, 2021
What does a guilty-pleasure reality show teach us about immigration and democracy in America?
Thursday, April 15, 2021
The story of our national parks, sometimes called “America’s best idea,” leaves out a very big group of people. The Ojibwe writer David Treuer is trying to change that.
Thursday, March 25, 2021
Where do our rights over our own bodies end and our duties to others begin? An answer lies in the story of a 1905 Supreme Court case about government-mandated vaccines.
Thursday, March 04, 2021
What does it take to overcome one of the oldest disinformation campaigns in American history?
Friday, February 26, 2021
How so many Filipinos came to work in the U.S. health system and what they face during the pandemic — from The Experiment, a new series from The Atlantic and WNYC Studios.
Thursday, February 25, 2021
Filipinos make up 4 percent of nurses in the U.S. Why do they account for a third of the nurses who have died from COVID-19 in America?
Thursday, February 11, 2021
American democracy is younger, and more fragile, than we’ve been taught. One woman lived through the whole thing.
Friday, December 18, 2020
A global pandemic. An afflicted, angry group. A seemingly indifferent government. When nothing seems to work, how do you make change?