Why WNYC Host Leonard Lopate Was Suspended

Leonard Lopate and Jonathan Schwartz, two longtime WNYC radio hosts, are the latest prominent media men to face accusations of impropriety at the workplace.

WNYC’s owner, New York Public Radio, announced the suspensions of Lopate and Schwartz on Wednesday, though the organization kept quiet about the exact details of the accusations against the two men. New York Public Radio CEO Laura Walker did say that she takes the allegations of inappropriate conduct seriously and that the company ai

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