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


Christine Quinn's Take on the 2021 City Elections

Christine Quinn, former NYC Council speaker and 2013 mayoral contender, now president and CEO of Win, the largest provider of shelter and supportive housing for New York City's homeless families, draws on her extensive experience in local government to discuss this year's primaries, what voters should look for in a candidate and whether a woman can get elected mayor.