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


Instagram Is Toxic for 1 in 3 Teens, According to FB’s Internal Research

A recent Wall Street Journal investigation found that according to Facebook's own internal research, Instagram makes body image issues worse for one in three teen girls using the app. Listeners call in with their own experiences using Instagram and how it affects their mental health.