Brianna Wu (@Spacekatgal) was at the center of “Gamer-Gate” and received some horrific threats over social media. But instead of keeping a low profile, she tells Jim why she’s now planning on running for Congress.
Audrey QuinnJuly 7, 2018 07:30 AM
Autistic New Yorkers Share Their Stim-Toy Stories With 'Aftereffect'Editor's note: As WNYC Studio's Aftereffect podcast explains, we followed the preference of many self-advocates in choosing to use identity-first language for autism. Here's a post from the Autistic Self-Advocacy Network to explain that approach.
Talia Wiener, Richard GonzalesJune 28, 2018 08:04 PM
Hundreds Arrested Protesting Trump Administration's Immigration PoliciesNearly 600 women were arrested Thursday in one of several demonstrations across the country protesting the Trump administration's treatment of migrant families at the southern border.
Scott NeumanJune 27, 2018 02:55 AM
Who Is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?In a stunning primary upset, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez — a young socialist activist, woman of color and political newcomer – has unseated leading House Democrat Rep. Joe Crowley in New York's deep-blue 14th Congressional District.
Daniel MedwedJune 26, 2018 05:19 PM
Deep in the Weeds with Daniel Part IV: Tax and Financial Legal Issues Related to the Marijuana RolloutIn a few short days, it will become legal to sell marijuana in retail establishments. How much will marijuana products cost? And will you only be allowed to pay in cash? WGBH's Morning Edition anchor Joe Mathieu spoke with WGBH News Legal analyst and Northeastern law professor Daniel Medwed about these issues in the latest installment of our weekly month long series “Deep in the Weeds with Daniel”.