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Kai Wright
Host of podcasts The United States of Anxiety, There Goes the Neighborhood, & Caught. Columnist at . Twitter laggard. Also, wine. A lot of wine.
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Kai Wright Nov 14
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Kai Wright Nov 14
So, on the subject of Miss. Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smyth’s lynching joke, I refer you to Ida Wells and for context.
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Kyle Griffin Nov 13
Florida State Department spokeswoman: "Department staff continues to observe the administration of the election in Broward County. Our staff has not seen any evidence of criminal activity in Broward County at this time."
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Kai Wright Nov 14
Loved talking with . I learned stuff!
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sara𝕕𝕒𝕟𝕚 Nov 14
I am very worried my family and I are going to be pushed out of Astoria. it is already a struggle to afford to live here. And even if we manage, commuting is going to go from pretty terrible to exponentially worse.
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Hugh Sansom Nov 14
— John Oliver had a segment on financial incentives to companies. Some cities granted subsidies AFTER companies had ALREADY decided to locate to the cities....
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Ibram X. Kendi Nov 10
Voter suppression is as fundamental to American politics as voting. Elections have two contests. The contest for votes and the contest against votes. Winning a majority of voters is not enough to win in the United States of America.
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Steve Kantrowitz Nov 10
Wisconsin voters cast *54%* of their ballots for Democratic state assembly candidates...and won 36% of the seats. This is not what democracy looks like.
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Melissa Murray Nov 9
Next week’s cover:
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Alyssa Katz Nov 9
Arrived in the mail today: a ⁦⁩ absentee ballot ordered weeks ago. I’m not feeling vote-by-mail as a solution to this week’s poll site debacle.
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Celeste Headlee Nov 10
Stop saying "working class" when you mean white middle class. In polls, Blacks and Hispanics far outnumber whites in the working class. The working class is majority non-white.
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MSNBC Nov 9
UPDATE: Florida Dept. of Law Enforcement says it is “not actively investigating” allegations of voter fraud, despite Gov. Scott's verbal allegation; says spoke with the Dept. of State and have found no instances of criminal activity or fraud. -
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Kai Wright Nov 9
Come thru 👇🏾
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Matt Katz Nov 9
“All our machines are down. All of our emergency ballot boxes are full. We have no idea what to do now.” Election Day mess in NYC to make any fan of democracy shudder, from ⁦⁩ ⁦
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Kai Wright Nov 9
Election's (mostly) over, but a long road's ahead. We asked octogenarian Delores Huerta to talk about going the distance w/her daughter. & we debrief the vote w/ &
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Matt Katz Nov 9
448 Days, 12 Hearings and $58,000: One Dreamer's Journey Through the Immigration System...I wrote about a former Dreamer's detention in New Jersey, and I'm on the air talking about him this morning.
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Kai Wright Nov 8
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Ari Berman Nov 7
Beto lost by 223k votes There are 3 million unregistered voters of color in Texas b/c state has worst registration laws in country. Beto campaign couldn’t register any new voters for fear of criminal prosecution
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Beenish Ahmed Nov 8
For all those who had their name "butchered" by teachers...and felt some part of them was butchered as a consequence...there's now a tech solution for you. reports : via
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Kyle Griffin Nov 8
Karen Handel has conceded the Georgia-6 Congressional District race to Lucy McBath, AJC reports.
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