About Corinne @cesegal
Corinne is the Senior Multimedia Web Editor for NewsHour Weekend. She serves on the advisory board for VIDA: Women in Literary Arts.
Corinne’s Recent Stories
Nation Apr 30LGBTQ groups fear Tennessee bill would roll back civil rights
LGBTQ groups fear a bill in Tennessee, passed by the state legislature, could bring discrimination and weaken same-sex marriage or other civil rights -- but legal experts say it is unlikely to effectively do so.
Arts Apr 23Stitch by stitch, a brief history of knitting and activism
Recent marches such as the Women’s March on Jan. 21 and March for Science have lured newcomers to a symbol of activism that dates back hundreds of years.
Arts Apr 16After filming the effects of nationalism in Europe, this artist has a message for the U.S.
Tomáš Rafa has documented the rise of far-right nationalism in Central Europe amid a growing refugee crisis and years of economic stagnation.
Nation Apr 13Sheila Abdus-Salaam, ‘trailblazing’ judge on New York’s highest court, found dead at 65
Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an associate judge for the New York Court of Appeals, was the first black woman and Muslim to serve as a judge on New York's highest court.
Nation Mar 30What the North Carolina legislation to repeal the HB2 ‘bathroom bill’ actually says
LGBTQ activists criticized the deal, saying it was a repeal of the law in name only and would not protect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in the state.
Nation Mar 26In West Virginia, LGBTQ advocates see a shift toward support
This year, an LGBTQ nondiscrimination bill gained bipartisan support in West Virginia for the first time -- and LGBTQ people say they have seen other changes in the state.
Arts Mar 19‘Come From Away’ celebrates town that opened its doors on 9/11 — and now welcomes Syrian families
The Broadway musical "Come From Away" celebrates how volunteers in Gander, Newfoundland, welcomed strangers on 9/11 -- a tradition that continues today.
Nation Mar 13Are military doctors trained to treat trans patients?
Researchers surveyed military doctors and found the vast majority had received “three hours or less of training on transgender care.”…
Arts Mar 05With agoraphobia as a lens, woman ‘photographs’ the world
In a typical day as the "Agoraphobic Traveller," Jacqui Kenny may see Mongolian mountains, brightly-colored houses in Arizona and a plain in Kyrgyzstan -- all from the safety of her home.
Arts Feb 26At the Oscars, wins for ‘Moonlight’ and calls for art without borders
“Moonlight” won Best Picture at the 89th Academy Awards in a ceremony in which presenters and award recipients pointed to the strength of diversity in the film industry.