The Takeaway?

The Takeaway?


A daily national public radio news program focused on the American conversation. From @WNYC, @PRI, and @WGBH. Hosted by @tanzinavega and @amyewalter.

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Health officials have stressed that in order to reopen states safely, the number of contact tracers in the U.S. needs to increase drastically.

LISTEN: As many parts of the country begin reopening, people are making new risk calculations in the name of love. What does dating look like in the age of COVID-19? @jessicagolds  and @ml_fisher  discuss:

The Loved Ones Supporting Essential Workers

Thank you, @omarsuleiman504  and @maryam_amire  for joining us to discuss #Ramadan  in the era of social distancing. To all of our Muslim listeners marking the end of Ramadan, The Takeaway would like to wish a peaceful Eid al-Fitr. #EidMubarak  to everyone!

What Happens to Unsheltered People When the Pandemic Has Passed?

How Labor Organizing Can Help Women and People of Color Unemployed Due to COVID-19

California Gets Ready to Vote-by-Mail Come November

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For the past week, scandals have shaken the island of Puerto Rico. The political shakeups have involved former top officials and even the current governor, Ricardo Rosselló. What exactly is happening? Thread. ?

O'Malley: On this stage, you didn't hear anyone: -Make racist comments -Denigrate women, new immigrants -Deny climate change #DemDebate 

USCIS is creating a new task force. The organization expects to hire lawyers and immigration officers in the coming weeks to find U.S. citizens they say should not have been naturalized, to revoke their citizenship, and then eventually deport them.

RIP Alan Rickman. We will always remember you - from Die Hard to #Snape  and everything in between.

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Trump has actually discussed continuing 'The Apprentice' from the White House with NBC execs, says @Sarahlellison .

@democracynow 's Amy Goodman: The coverage of this resistance is critical - all of the media should be here.

In a campaign ad, Trump used an image of a Goldman exec as a symbol of a global elite that robbed the working class.

?: Police block protesters from advancing to La Fortaleza governor's residence in San Juan on Sunday, July 14. (AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)

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NOW: Meet JJ and Joah. They were suspended multiples times at pre-school. And they're not alone. In 2016, African American children were more than twice as likely as other children to be suspended or expelled from preschool.

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