Sylvia A. Harvey
  • Programs: Fellows

    Sylvia A. Harvey is an independent journalist based in NYC and a reporting fellow with The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute.

    Harvey reports at the intersection of race, class, and policy. Her work has appeared in ElleThe Nation, Yes! Magazine, WNYC, The Root, Colorlines, the Feminist Wire, Huffington Post, Narratively, New York Post and AOL’s Bedford-Stuyvesant Patch, where she served as a columnist covering gentrification, and more.

    Her commentary on race and the criminal justice system has been featured on NPR, WBAI, HuffPost Live, Radio Curious and beyond.


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Featured Work
  • The 20-Week Abortion Ban Bind
  • More and more state bans mean that women who learn of unviable pregnancies face extremely limited options.

  • What About Us?
  • Nearly 3 million kids have a parent in prison. They're fast losing the right to family visits.

Featured Video
  • Leonard Lopate Show, January 16, 2016