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Madeline Carl


Madeline is a tall, lanky person who loves swimming, hiking and singing. She's also an independent filmmaker who loves watching movies. On one of her recent adventures, she even visited all 50 states — in 50 days. The key to her heart?: sunscreen, iced coffee and carbs.

  Recent Work
Jenelle Rosario with new lip fillers.
Newsy / Madeline CarlU.S.

Is Our Obsession With Filtered Selfies Triggering A Disorder?

Graphic of social determinants' impact on health
Newsy Staff / Andrew LawlerPolitics

Big Data Doctors Are Focusing On How We Live To Catch Health Issues

Hands holding different dollar and euro notes
Getty ImagesPolitics

Universal Basic Income Is A Hot Welfare Idea — But Can It Be Funded?

Festival-goers hold Our Music My Body signs against sexual harassment
Liz CarlsonEntertainment

Sexual Harassment At Music Festivals 'Isn't Very Punk Rock Of You'

Smart Cities sign in New York City.

Smart Cities Creator: It's Time For US To Take The Next Step

Plastic straws
Horia Varlan / CC By 2.0U.S.

Why Plastic Straw Bans Aren't Inclusive

An inmate prison behind bars

Mass Incarceration Of Parents Affects Kids' Health Into Adulthood

Newsy's Eugene Daniels gets a demonstration of IKE by the CEO, Pete Scantland.
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithTech

This Huge iPad Could Help Make City Life Easier

Smart Cities' Jerry Hultin with Newsy's Eugene Daniels
Newsy Staff / Megan SmithTech

Smart City Tech Adds Innovative Solutions — And Tough New Problems

Students Grabbing Books From Locker
Video BlocksU.S.

Youth Suicide Is On The Rise. Here's How One Organization Is Helping

Founder of Picking Me Foundation
Newsy / Madeline CarlU.S.

Living With And Embracing A Skin-Picking Disorder

High School student Daishawn Wheeler punches a bag in an after school program called The Bloc.
Madeline CarlU.S.

This Boxing Club Trains Fighters And Prepares Students For College

Trevon Bosley pictured in St. Sabina Church in Chicago, IL.
Newsy / Madeline CarlU.S.

'Everyday Shootings': Keeping Chicago's Gun Violence In The Spotlight

Inmate at Cook County Jail
Newsy / Madeline CarlU.S.

Behind Bars: Inside The Country's Largest Mental Health Hospital

Two anti-gang activists in Chicago

Chicago Anti-Gang Activists Say Facebook Is Used For Harm In Feuds

Sherry Chen
Sherry ChenU.S.

Falsely Accused Of Spying, These Americans Still Deal With The Impacts

Mourners pray at a memorial in front of Santa Fe High School
Getty Images / Scott OlsonU.S.

How Psychologists Re-establish Normalcy After School Shootings

a diversity training
Newsy / Madeline CarlU.S.

What Happens In A Diversity Training And How Success Is Measured

Syrian Communty Network founder Suzanne Akhras and her leadership team in 2015
Syrian Community NetworkPolitics

Syrian Refugee Group Shifts Focus To Stay Open In Trump Era

View inside a Jail cell
Getty Images / Peter MacdiarmidU.S.

How One Of The Country’s Largest Jails Got Rid of Solitary Confinement

Activists rally for the passage of a 'clean' Dream Act, one without additional security or enforcement measures.
Getty ImagesPolitics

What The Latest DACA Ruling Means For New 'Dreamers'

Protesters rally around a statue of Nathan Bedford Forrest in Memphis, Tennessee in 2005. That statue was removed in 2017.
Getty Images / Carlo AllegriU.S.

In Tennessee, Confederate Monuments Are Still A Sore Subject

Men pray on the street during American Muslim Day Parade in New York City
Getty ImagesU.S.

How Anti-Muslim Rhetoric Can Have A Normalizing Effect On The US

"Chappaquiddick" film poster
Entertainment Studios / "Chappaquiddick"Politics

'Chappaquiddick' Portrays One Of The Kennedy Family's Darkest Scandals

The Conner family of "Roseanne"
ABC / "Roseanne"Entertainment

Telling More Than Just Jokes: How Sitcoms Tackle Politics And Trump

President Trump
Getty ImagesPolitics

Trump Taps Military To Patrol US-Mexico Border Until The Wall Is Built

migrants in Mexico
Pueblo Sin FronterasPolitics

Trump Turns His Immigrant 'Caravan' Ire On Honduras

The Statue of Liberty stands in New York Harbor
Getty imagesPolitics

Millions Of Visitors To US Could Soon Face Social Media Vetting

Getty ImagesWorld

New Chinese Tariffs Could Hurt The US ... And China

Man watches TV with a dog
Story BlocksU.S.

What's Driving Unoriginal Content In Film And TV Shows?