Stories by Molly Knefel

Molly Knefel is a writer, comedian, and co-host of Radio Dispatch, a political podcast that airs Monday-Thursday. Follow her at @mollyknefel. subscribe to Molly Knefel's feed

Posted on: Jul 25, 2014, Source: The Guardian

The political responses to child refugees on the US border should fill us with shame.

Posted on: May 6, 2014, Source: The Guardian

She might serve 7 years after cop grabbed her breast. The cop? Nada.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2014, Source: Salon

A battle in NYC shows what happens when corporate-backed schools fight special needs public school kids for space.

Posted on: Jun 18, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The controversy surrounding the NYC Department of Education’s recent decision to require selective schools to admit special-needs students illustrates the troubles with “school choice.”

Posted on: Jan 18, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Students who were displaced by Sandy are still struggling to get their academic feet back on the ground.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Those who claim to care about our children's safety often refuse to invest in it.

Posted on: Dec 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

If we're going to talk about school violence, we must talk about all schools, including the ones where violence has become the norm.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Many New Yorkers can barely survive the week after the storm.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Mayor Bloomberg came within days of leaving 47,000 of NYC's poorest children without access to child care and after-school programs.

Posted on: May 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A teacher offers her perspective on the hypocrisy of Teacher Appreciation week.