The Brian Lehrer Show

Newsmakers meet New Yorkers as host Brian Lehrer and his guests take on the issues dominating conversation in New York and around the world. This daily program from WNYC Studios cuts through the usual talk radio punditry and brings a smart, humane approach to the day's events and what matters most in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios


Protest for Democracy: Iran

After protests engulfed Iran last month, the regime has cracked down on civilians by blocking access to mobile phones and the internet. Farnaz Fassihi, award-winning Iranian-American journalist who writes about Iran for the New York Times, breaks down the latest news.


 2019-12-02  22m