WNYC Fires Bob Garfield, Co-Host of ‘On the Media’

New York Public Radio, which owns WNYC, said Mr. Garfield had violated its anti-bullying policy. Mr. Garfield said he had yelled and that “the provocation was extraordinary and simply shocking.”

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WNYC Employees Demanded Diversity. They Got Another White Boss.

The public radio stalwart vowed to fix what its journalists said was a toxic work culture. But the latest changes have led to a newsroom revolt.

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Richard Hake, Longtime WNYC Radio Reporter and Host, Dies at 51

Mr. Hake produced and created live radio feature segments that focused on breaking news, culture and artistic sound portraits.

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