POLITICO New York Playbook: "MSNBC special on the Bronx to feature Tantoco, Blake"

politico.png-- “MSNBC special on the Bronx to feature Tantoco, Blake,” by Politico’s Miranda Neubauer: “An MSNBC special highlighting the Bronx on September 10 will include interviews with the city’s chief technology officer, Minerva Tantoco, and Assemblyman Michael Blake. The show will feature a community event Blake is hosting with #YesWeCode, an initiative founded by Van Jones to connect low-opportunity young people with computer programming resources and tools. MSNBC’s Frances Rivera will be reporting live from the Old Bronx County Courthouse as part of the Ford-sponsored ‘Growing Hope Live from the Bronx’ special at 2 p.m. The broadcast will examine jobs of the future and changes in technology.”

Source: Politico

"Diversity brings so much more to the table - and by focusing outside of the usual and rewarding all sorts of people in tech - we can only make it better. #YesWeCode is doing exactly that."
- Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple