Meet the Team

Mai Nolasco-Carranza


Mai Nolasco-Carranza is a videographer from Queens, New York. Prior to her role at Newsy, she was a freelance videographer and associate producer at the CUNY J-school's "dotNYC." She received her her Bachelor of Arts in anthropology from Hunter College and her Master of Arts in documentary and media studies from The New School.

  Recent Work
2019 Climate Strike protester in front of the White House
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Global Protesters Demand Leaders Take Action On Climate Change

Jonte Lee talking
Newsy/Matt AnzurU.S.

Dream Jobs: STEM Teacher

Central American migrants
Mai Nolasco-CarranzaPolitics

Migrants Remain In Mexico With Even Slimmer Chance Of Getting To U.S.

LHTC Broadband office
Newsy Staff / Mai Nolasco-CarranzaPolitics

This Pa. Town Is An Unlikely Front In The U.S.-China Trade War


Young Black Democrats Say They Want A 'Political Revolution'

Andrew Yang speaks to media ahead of the first Democratic debate.

This Candidate Is Dominating $1 Donations

Newsy's Alex Miller with Rep. Will Hurd

Retiring Lawmaker: GOP Must Take 'Inclusive Message' Nationwide

Syrian refugee holds an American flag
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A Fraction Of Global Refugees Resettle In The U.S. Who Are They?


Asian American Voters Say They're Ready To Have An Impact In 2020

A poster at LGBTQ advocacy group, Smyal.

Former Gay Conversion Therapist: 'Conversion Therapy Is Harmful'

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DEA Says It Will Expand Access To Marijuana for Research


Voters In Key Pa. County Discuss The 2020 Election and President Trump

Woman visits memorial site at El Paso Walmart
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Walmart Removes 'Violent' Merchandise From Its Website

Virginians gather to remember the two-year anniversary of the riots in Charlottesville.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/NewsyPolitics

Virginia Community Remembers Charlottesville Two Years After Riots

Joseph Cartellone talks to Newsy
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffBusiness

New Lawsuit Pushes For Greater Regulation Over U.S. Fertility Industry

People leave flowers at a makeshift memorial outside Walmart in El Paso, Texas where at least 20 people were killed.

Gun Control Advocates Want More From 2020 Field And Congress

Newsy's Alex Miller with Rep. Dan Kildee

Flint Rep. Kildee: Don't Just Use Us As A Photo-Op

Desks in a classroom

Michigan Is Host Of Democratic Debates – And Charter School Boom

Machines are assembled at A + J automation

Automation Could Cost Detroit A Quarter Of Its Jobs Over 10 Years


Meet Bob Hoffman, The Harmonica Case Man

The moon is pictured as the International Space Station orbits above the ocean

On Apollo 11's 50th Anniversary, NASA Looks Towards The Future

The restored Apollo Mission Control Room at the Johnson Space Center

Restored Apollo Mission Control Center Takes Visitors Back In Time

Getty ImagesPolitics

CBD Related Poisonings Reach Highest Levels Yet, Here's Why

Liz Scheier donated her eggs three times
Luke Piotrowski/Newsy StaffPolitics

Egg Donor Advocates Call For More Regulation As Industry Surges

Bunch of books on a table
Newsy/Mai Nolasco-CarranzaU.S.

Dream Jobs: Non-Profit Advocate

European Union Ambassador to the U.S. Stavros Lambrinidis
Newsy Staff / Mai Nolasco-CarranzaWorld

Decor Diplomacy: EU's US Ambassador Using Art To Build Connections

Getty ImagesPolitics

Why Marijuana Advocates Disagree On Legal Home Growing

Luke Piotrowski/Megan SmithPolitics

Could Paper Ballots Ensure Election Security?

The National Council of Nonprofits is concerned about charitable giving.
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/NewsyPolitics

Nonprofits Worry As More Signs Suggest Americans Are Giving Less

U.S. Rep. Deb Haaland talks to Newsy about universal child care
Mai Nolasco-Carranza/Newsy StaffPolitics

Haaland And Warren Team Up On Universal Child Care Legislation