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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The Science of Unconscious Bias


Pragya Agarwal, behavioral scientist and the author of Sway: Unravelling Unconscious Bias (Bloomsbury Sigma, 2020), explains the neuroscience behind unintended bias and how to use it to combat it.


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#PriceCheckNYC: Back to the Doctor's Office?


WNYC, in partnership with Gothamist and Clear Health Costs, offers a new community health sharing tool which will give listeners a chance to compare the costs of their medical procedures. Jeanne Pinder, founder and CEO of ClearHealthCosts, and Caroline L


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COVID-19 Caseload Hits Record High Ahead of July 4th


Health officials are urging Americans to rethink their holiday plans as virus case levels reach new highs. Dr. Ashwin Vasan, physician, epidemiologist, and professor at Columbia and CEO of Fountain House, a community-based mental and public health organi


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James Baldwin for Today


Eddie Glaude, chair of Princeton's African-American studies department and the author of Begin Again: James Baldwin's America and Its Urgent Lessons for Our Own (Crown, 2020), talks about his new book. Event: Eddie Glaude will be in conversation with Cor


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Why Working From Home Might Not Work


David Streitfeld, tech reporter for the New York Times, discusses how work from home setbacks from the past inform telecommuting decisions in the future.


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Maybe the 'Toughest' NYC Budget Ever


Sally Goldenberg, City Hall bureau chief at POLITICO New York, ticks through the final details of the city budget, and takes your calls. The city and state budget desperate to do anything but make our many million and billionaires pay their fair share. —


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New Jersey Primary Preview


Nancy Solomon, managing editor for New Jersey Public Radio and WNYC, and Karen Yi, WNYC reporter covering New Jersey, talk about progressive challengers in some of New Jersey's congressional primaries, and other contentious races throughout the state.


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The 'Trayvon Generation's' Trauma and Celebration


Elizabeth Alexander, poet, educator, memoirist, scholar and president of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, talks about raising Black sons, and how they and their generation are coping with the trauma of watching police violence against Black people, caugh


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Israeli Annexation of the West Bank


Yousef Munayyer, political analyst, writer and scholar and non-resident fellow at the Arab Center in Washington DC, talks about U.S. and Israeli policy when it comes to the annexation of the West Bank.


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Jobs, Guaranteed


Pavlina R. Tcherneva, associate professor at Bard College and research scholar at the Levy Economics Institute and the author of The Case for a Job Guarantee, talks about the Modern Monetary Theory and why it allows for full employment at a living wage -


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