Conversations with Allan Wolper

  • ALLAN WOLPER TALKS TO LETITIA JAMES

    Allan Wolper talks to Letitia James

    May 6, 2016

    New York City Public Advocate Letitia James is a fierce fighter for low income tenants facing eviction from predatory landlords. James is pained by the fact 60,000 people have to sleep in homeless shelters every night. She recently started a campaign to win equal pay for women working in City Hall. She is the first woman of color to hold citywide office in New York. She is a former city council member, a public defender for the Legal Aid Society and an assistant attorney general.

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Conversations with Allan Wolper

Allan Wolper is known as a "journalist's journalist." A superb interviewer, reporter, documentary producer and ethics columnist, he has been honored by every journalism medium. Wolper has won over 50 awards, including, television's prestigious Alfred I. duPont/Columbia University Award - the Pulitzer Prize of broadcast news. He won the National Headliner Award for his radio commentaries, and has been honored by The Medill Graduate School of Journalism at Northwestern University, The Pennsylvania State University, the New York Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists and the National Press Club for his ethics columns in Editor and Publisher Magazine. Allan Wolper is a Professor of Journalism at Rutgers University in Newark.

Conversations with Allan Wolper is a 7 a.m. Sunday broadcast and On Demand program featuring guests whose ideas are on the cutting edge. Email Allan at allanwolper@msn.com

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