Crayon scribbles on her wall mean success — Erica Sanchez shares her daughter Munchie’s story with us and discusses how the challenges of raising a child with autism do not overtake the joys of being a mom.
#Syria peace talks underway, #Kerry says #Assad will not be part of the transition, first fatalities in #Ukraine, Thai protest leader shot as emergency decree begins, leaders meet at #Davos, #PopeFrancis send message of philanthropy to #Davos.
Discussing the Abortion buffer case that will be reviewed by SCOTUS with guests Katherine Forde, Patient Escort Volunteer at Planned Parenthood; Dr. Nancy Stanwood, Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing at Yale School of Medicine; Raven Geary, Abortion Clinic Escort for Illinois Choice Action Team and Liam Lowney, Executive Director of the Massachusetts Office for Victim Assistance
January 15th marks the start of the fifth annual NY Peace Week, in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s legacy of non-violence. I talk to the organizer of the event & founder of LIFE Camp Inc., Erica Ford, joins us live with supporting partner Russell Simmons.
What happens when Hassidic Jews and West Indian communities live side by side in a 2x1 mile space? I ask Project 2x1 filmmakers and the subjects of the new documentary about their experience, and filming on Google Glass
Ceasefire talks in S. Sudan, India PM will not run again, Vicious gang rapes in India spark protests, Iraq forces battle militants, Kerry continues peace talks in Israel, Meth bust in China, Customs takes rare flutes, Everyone loves the Pope
Peace talks set to resume, Israel accused of torture, Palestinian diplomat blown up in Prague, Lebanon arrests militant leader, Arctic rescue, Car bombs in Somalia, Rare India-Pakistan cooperation, UN “Too Christian”?, ‘SNL’ in China, OMG baby panda
Suicide blasts kill 30 in Russia, Rocket fire over Israel-Lebanon border, NYT releases Benghazi report, Al Jazeera journalists detained in Egypt, F1 legend Michael Schumacher in critical condition, Anti-semetism from a soccer star, and a young Pope
A round-up of 2013 for women with special guests Jen Siebel Newsom, Founder & CEO, The Representation Project; Marianne Schnall Founder & Executive Director, Feminist.com and author of “What Will It Take to Make a Woman President?; Lisa Belkin HuffPost senior columnist; Emma Gray HuffPost Women’s Editor and Feminista Jones Sex-Positive Blogger & Columnist with Ebony.com
NSA spied into online games, Mandela’s daughter on final hours, Ukraine prez agrees to meet with opposition, Protesters topple Lenin statue, Thailand PM dissolves parliament, Syrian forces kill children, German prez boycotting Sochi, Shanghai Smog
What are the real effects of sanctions on Iran? I debate with Jamal Abdi of the National Iranian American Council; Negar Mortazavi an Iranian-American Journalist and Amir Salehzadeh an Iranian-American Blogger
Host and producer of daily segments at HuffPost Live, the streaming network of The Huffington Post. Host weekly women's rights panel #WMN w/@CaroMT, focusing on women's issues. Focus on world news, U.S. politics, religion, wellness and features.
2012 - Present
HuffPost Live Producer / The Huffington Post
News Producer for HuffPost Live, streaming discussion network from The Huffington Post & AOL. On-air host, moderating conversations on topics including politics, current affairs and culture.
2011 - Present
Freelance Writer/Columnist / Financial Times
Culture Corner columnist and writer for @FTLifeandArts
Columbia University in the City of New York
University of Oxford
English Language and Literature
Activities: Contributing Editor, The Isis Magazine
Reviewer, The Oxford Student Newspaper,
Club Night Manager, Oxford University Student Union,
Radio Show Presenter, Oxide FM Radio,