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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
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Groups Ramp Up Messaging Efforts On Judicial Picks Ahead Of 2020

Tractor in field
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Half A Million Farms Have Received Federal Aid Amid China Trade War

Donna Johnson says her son was brokered to several treatment centers for kickbacks
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Body Brokers Are Undermining Efforts To End The U.S. Addiction Crisis

An exam room at La Clinica Del Pueblo, an immigrant community health center in Washington, D.C.
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Immigrants Fear Having Health Insurance Could Hurt Legal Status


Religious Generational Divide Could Affect Courting Of Black Voters

An instructor and students at Excel Automotive Institute
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Amid Soaring Costs And Debt, Can Trade Schools Make A Comeback?

Venezuela protesters
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Venezuelans Hold Out Hope For Guaido In May Day Protests


Internment Camp Survivor Discusses Reparations

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Joe Biden's Candidacy Will Likely Upend 2020 Democratic Field

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Why Tax Day Is So Much Harder For Marijuana Businesses

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Affordable Housing For Low Income Rural Americans At A Tipping Point

A woman sits in the doctors office
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'Implant Files' Investigation Highlights Gender Bias In Medicine

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'Implant Files' Exposes Dangers Of The Global Medical Device Industry

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Obamacare Is Popular With Conservatives. So Is Repealing It.

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar gives remarks during the We The People Summit in Washington, D.C. on April 1, 2019.

2020 Dems Pitch Progressive Ideas During We The People Summit

Marijuana at Herbal Alternatives medical marijuana dispensary in Washington, D.C.
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A Bill To Let Weed Businesses Use Banks Is One Step Closer to Passing

March For Our Lives protesters
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Senate Debates 'Extreme Risk' Gun Confiscation Laws

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Gun Rights Group Plans To Continue Court Fight Over Bump Stock Ban

A woman at a store in Venezuela

Venezuelan Millennials Feel Isolated By Emigration Crisis

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How 2020 Dems Are Talking About The Mueller Report

Special Counsel Robert Mueller
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Mueller's Final Report Could Model Past Special Investigations

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2020 Dems Face New Challenges Talking About Personal Wealth


What 2020 Candidates' Pot Platforms Say About Views On Legal Weed

Sonia Rao with Newsy's Chance Seales
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Dream Jobs: Pop Culture Reporter


One Man's Plan To Fix Contempt In Politics

A man carrying water in Venezuela
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Life In Venezuela During The Country's Devastating Blackouts

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LGBTQ Advocates Hopeful But Cautious Over Trump's HIV Plan

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Congress May Soon Unveil Major Data Privacy Legislation

A voting sign in New Hampshire
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Out-Of-State College Students Condemn N.H. Voting Bill