Sylvia A. Harvey (SAH)

Sylvia A. Harvey (SAH)

Journalist + Storyteller

Sylvia A Harvey (SAH) is a an independent journalist/storyteller and reporting fellow at The Nation Institute's Investigative Fund. She reports at the intersection of race, gender, and policy.

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The Nation

2.7 Million Kids Have Parents in Prison. They're Losing Their Right ...

States have gutted family visitation programs in reaction to prison overcrowding, and racist ideas about black sexuality.

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news.cornell.edu

Apps make sense of social media 'noise' | Cornell Chronicle

Apps make sense of social media 'noise' | Cornell C...

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Narratively

Big Apple Vodou by Sylvia A. Harvey - Narratively: Local stories, boldly told.

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Far from the ominous spells and creepy pin-dolls of the silver screen, three New Yorkers debunk the myths about Haiti's ancient religion.
Photos by Jessica Bal
I walk down the narrow basement sta...

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news.cornell.edu

Cornell Tech students show off their innovations | Cornell Chronicle

Cornell Tech students show off their innovations | ...

The Huffington Post

Darnell L. Moore: Tongues Untied: 'Man Hugs' and Manhood With ...

Darnell L. Moore: Tongues Untied: 'Man Hugs' and Ma...

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Yes Magazine

For Decades, the USDA Was Black Farmers' Worst Enemy. Here's ...

Cather Woods, 74, rises early to start the day before the Texas heat has a chance to wake up. She smiles as she steps onto the soil she’s nurtured for years.

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Patch

Gregory Porter Receives Grammy Nom

Bedford-Stuyvesant's very own Gregory Porter received a Grammy nomination on Wednesday, in the category of Best Jazz Vocal Album for his debut album, Water.

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The Huffington Post

Jason Collins Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player

Jason Collins Becomes First Openly Gay NBA Player

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news.cornell.edu

Natural disasters are harder on seniors

Natural disasters are especially hard on seniors, expert says
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Elaine Wethington discusses how older adults with limited mobility are extremely vulnerable during weather events, Marc...

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news.cornell.edu

New course blends health policy and facility design | Cornell Chronicle

New course blends health policy and facility design...

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news.cornell.edu

Put children first, not politics

Put children above politics, urges Michelle Rhee '92
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Michelle Rhee '92 discussing American education in New York City Feb. 5.
Self-defined "radical" education reformer Michelle Rhee '92 ...

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thefeministwire.com

Sound Off: Black Women Writers Respond to Rihanna’s “Pour it Up”

Given all of the responses, mostly negative, to Rih...

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ColorLines

'The South Side' Offers a New Take on an Old Problem: Segregation ...

In "The South Side: A Portrait of Chicago and American Segregation,” reporter Natalie Y. Moore explores why Black neighborhoods in her city remain segregated, regardless of class.

newsone.com

Why Ball Players Can Hug And Kiss Each Other, But Other Men Can't

In the Black community, men who express even a passing, friendly physical affection toward each other are often subject to ridicule and homophobic attacks. But…