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

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West Farms 10460: Three Candidates for City Council District 15


Ischia Bravo, district manager for Bronx Community Board 7, Latchmi Gopal, community organizer working in the Bronx, and Ariel Rivera-Diaz, finance clerk at the New York City Board of Elections and New York State Republican National Hispanic Assembly cha


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A Generational Split Over the Cuomo Scandals


Gov. Cuomo has been accused of sexual harassment by two women he worked with and sexual misconduct by another -- but New Yorkers seem split on the appropriateness of his behavior. So we're asking listeners under 40 to call in and talk about what they thi


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Gov. Abbott Acts Like COVID is Over in Texas


Jeremy Blackman, politics reporter for the Houston Chronicle, talks about Governor Greg Abbott's decision to end Texas's mask mandate and lift all capacity restrictions for businesses in the state and how residents and local politicians are reacting. Plu


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The Public Advocate's Plan For Recovery, And Beyond


Jumaane Williams, New York City Public Advocate, talks about his policy plans to help the city recover from the pandemic, and previews his "State of the People" address.


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Advice for Facing Cancer and Other Crises


Elizabeth Cohn Stuntz, psychotherapist on the faculty of the Westchester Center for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy, cancer survivor, Zen practitioner and co-author (with Marsha Linehan) of Coping with Cancer: DBT Skills to Manage Your Emotions--and Bal


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How Far Have COVID-19 Treatments Come?


Kevin Tracey, M.D., president and CEO of the Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research at Northwell Health, talks about how far COVID-19 medical treatments have come in the past year and what new treatments are being developed and tested.


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Your Top Choices for Mayor


Jeffery C. Mays, politics reporter on the Metro Desk for The New York Times, and Elizabeth Kim, senior editor for Gothamist, talk about the state of New York City's mayoral race. Plus ranked choice voting on the phones: listeners call in with their top t


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Assessing the Biden Administration on Racial Justice


President Biden started his presidency with a flurry of executive orders related to racial equity. Paul Butler, professor at Georgetown Law and the author of Chokehold: Policing Black Men (The New Press, 2017), checks in on what more progress -- if any -


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Closing the 13th Amendment Loophole


The Brian Lehrer Show and The Greene Space have launched a new series about the business side of the prison industry. Each week we examine one aspect of the $80 billion dollar prison industrial complex, and ask: who profits when people get put away? This


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Gov. Cuomo and the Legislature


Karen DeWitt, Capitol bureau correspondent for New York State Public Radio, talks about the legislature's response to the accusations against Gov. Cuomo and how the controversy might affect this year's budget process, one month from the April 1 deadline.


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