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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Fighting Subtle Sexism At Work


Jessica Bennett, journalist, critic, contributing editor for LeanIn.org and the author of Feminist Fight Club: An Office Survival Manual for a Sexist Workplace discussed tactics for overcoming sexist attitudes, subtle and blatant, in the workplace. @jess


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 2016-09-12  10m
 
 

30 Issues | Facing White Privilege


"It's the responsibility of white people to talk to white people," says Whitney Dow, filmmaker, educator, creator of The Whiteness Project. "I'm not qualified to have cross-race discussions, I'm qualified to talk to my own community." Dow talks about his


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 2016-09-12  40m
 
 

What You Need to Know About the NY State Elections


Tomorrow is primary election day for state offices, the third primary this year (after presidential and congressional). In this historically "blue" city, prior winners have faced little opposition in November. Ben Max, executive editor of Gotham Gazette,


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 2016-09-12  19m
 
 

What You Need to Know About the NY State Elections


Tomorrow is primary election day for state offices, the third primary this year (after presidential and congressional). In this historically "blue" city, prior winners have faced little opposition in November. Ben Max, executive editor of Gotham Gazette,


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 2016-09-12  19m
 
 

The State of the Race, According to Nate Silver


It's not just the poll-obsessed that have noticed Hillary Clinton's decline in national polls after her post-convention bump, reflecting a tightening race. But but it's unclear what that means at the state level, especially for swing states. Nate Silver,


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 2016-09-12  39m
 
 

Brian Lehrer Weekend: Chancellor Farina, Big Data, Betrayal in Politics


A few of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them. Chancellor Fariña With Top Priorities for New School Year (First) |  Big Data as a Threat to Democracy (Starts 29:12) | The Narratives of Betrayal That Shape Politics (Starts 48:18) I


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 2016-09-09  1h5m
 
 

Gary Johnson's Libertarian Party Run


If current polling holds up, Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party's presidential nominee, could be on track to win more votes than any third-party candidate in two decades, but that might not ensure that he will be able to participate in the presidential


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 2016-09-09  24m
 
 

30 Issues | What's So Good (or Bad) About School Choice?


Hear an audio history of how American presidents have influence school choice. Liz Willen, editor-in-chief for The Hechinger Report, explains the current presidential candidates' education policies and their stances on the issue of school choice.


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 2016-09-09  24m
 
 

30 Issues | Week 21 and Week 22 Recap: Common Core and School Choice


Catch up on what we learned during Week 21 and Week 22 of #30Issues... Hit "play" above to hear our #30Issues segments from this week on American presidents and their education policies. You'll hear: What's So Good (or Bad) About Common Core? What's So Go


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 2016-09-09  55m
 
 

Jill Stein's Green Party Run


The difference between the two parties will not save your job, your life or the planet. That's what our guest Jill Stein, Green Party nominee for president told us in her interview. "There are more than two choices." Stein discusses her third-party candi


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 2016-09-09  31m