Kai Wright

Host, There Goes The Neighborhood & United States of Anxiety

Kai Wright is host and editorial director of WNYC’s Narrative Unit and a columnist for The Nation magazine.

He was the host of WNYC’s podcasts The United States of Anxiety, Caught, and There Goes the Neighborhood. Throughout his career, Kai’s reporting and writing has focused on racial justice, economic inequity, healthcare, and sexuality. He is the former editorial director of Colorlines and a longtime fellow of the Investigative Fund at the Nation Institute.