media

I've gotten to do some cool things in the media. Click on any of the pink links below to read/see/hear more.

 

tv/video

It would be AMAZING if I had video for all video I've done. Sadly, I don't. But amazing experiences all around. 

 

CBS News

After being quoted in the Wall Street Journal, CBS reached out for info about delays in NY State testing results. Always good to be in the know.

(Real)Politics: the TV Show

Elected official Ben Yee ask and answer
questions weekly about local, state,
and national issues.

#HowWeFamily, Tylenol

This was a moving tribute to moms -

I got to talk about mine and everyone 

on the shoot teared up.

Talking about Menstruation

This was an internal video project for Kotex, talking about how women think about their bodies. I hadn't quite gotten the hang of wavy hair yet. 

The View

What can I say - Whoopi Goldberg 

told everyone to go back this book.

Doesn't get better than that. 

Let Them Talk

My very first TV appearance. Talking about menstruation with Joan Moossy and 

Paul DeRIenzo.

cool (most of the time) quotes

ETBrandEquity

The color of period power?

 

Chalkbeat

Applications for middle and high school are due soon. Here’s what you need to know about changes this year.

 

NY1

Applications for NYC Public High Schools Are Due Next Week. Here's What You Need to Know

 

HealthiNation

Then vs. Now: The Evolution of Period Products

 

NY Times

White Parents, Privilege and Tours

 

NY Times

Why White Parents Were at the Front of the Line for the School Tour

CBS News NY

DOT: Through Traffic On 14th Street To End Thursday

Crains New York

Controversial 14th Street busway launches this week
 

NY Post

NYC parents fight glitchy DOE website to enroll kids in school admission test

Wall Street Journal

New York City Introduces Wait Lists for Students Unhappy With School Placements

The City

NYC Online Applications a Big Fail, Parents Say

CBS

Judge’s Decision Means, For Now, It’s Business As Usual For Cars On 14th Street In Manhattan

Wall Street Journal

Neighborhood Groups Get Reprieve From 14th Street Car Ban

 

The Villager, Op Ed

Thrown Under the Bus on 14th Street

Wall Street Journal

Top New York City School Makes Big Admissions Error

WNYC News

Mayor Promises City Will Send Out Delayed H.S. Admissions Letters Next Week

 

The Villager

Pols demand answers on L plan; Brewer half-on, half-off ‘busway’

 

Period!
28 Bloody good books

Chalkbeat

New York City extends school application deadline, adding to an admissions cycle full of change

CBS News

NY Test Score Delay Has Students, Parents Stressed On Education Options

 

Wall Street Journal

State Delays Student Test Scores, Leaving Parents Less Time to Prepare

 

W magazine

Meet the Rainbow of Activists Who Marched
at the NYC Pride Parade

USA Today

How prom fashion has evolved from ubiquitous gowns to include DIY and gender fluid options

Chalkbeat

Fariña promised to involve parents. Now, parent leaders reflect on her tenure — and offer tips for her successor

Work From Home

Extended interview with menstruation historian
and author Elissa Stein

 

amNY

Naked Trump costumes donned by Rise & Resist protest president’s fitness for office

 

Toronto Metro

TIFF Rising Star Ellen Wong Wrestling with Deeper Roles

DNAinfo

City's Gifted Screening Is 'Deficient' at Ensuring Diversity, Officials Say

 

DNAinfo

Despite Vow to Increase School Funding, Mayor Won't Boost Budgets in 2018

 

Mail & Guardian: Africa's Best Read

Coded language contributes to culture of shame about menstruating

 

The Austin Chronicle

Exploring Eco-Friendly Period Products

DNAinfo

City's Elite High Schools Admissions Exam Gets First Overhaul in 20 Years

DNAinfo

Most City High Schools Don't Prep Kids Enough for College, Experts Say

 

DNAinfo

Want to Find Out About High School Tours? Don't Count on the CIty's Calendar

 

DNAinfo

City Makes Unwieldy High School Directory Easier to Search Online

Chalkbeat NY

Open houses and closed doors: How the first step toward high school can become a stumbling block

The Guardian

The Connected Vagina

 

DNA info

Mayor Increases 'Fair Share' Funding for Schools, but Critics Want More

 

Wall Street Journal

Petition Demands More Funding for Brooklyn Tech

 

DNA info

Give Brooklyn Tech its Fair Share of State Funding

 

times of india

Plainspeaking on periods

huffington post

Why That ‘Like A Girl’ Super Bowl Ad Was So Groundbreaking

 

maclean's

The period, reimagined: are women finally ready for the cup?

The case of the missing tampons

 

The Atlantic

What if Sanitary Pad Ads Didn't Use Blue Fluid

 

thefrisky.com

10 Completely Outrageous Facts About Menstruation

 

foxnews.com

The Pill: 50 Years Later

 

Shocking Facts about the Flow: What You Wanted to Know About Your Period But Were Too Afraid to Ask

 

The New York Times

Rebelling Against the Commonly Evasive Feminine 

Metropolitan Diary

 

Huffington Post

Dads in the Delivery Room: Do They Really Need to Be There?

 

The Globe and Mail

Is PMS a Myth? One Study Says Yes

 

Ads for Pads: Can a guy sell menstrual products?