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The Brian Lehrer Show

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The Brian Lehrer Show
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Latest Episodes

Claiming Indigenous People's Day

Nick A. Martin, staff writer atThe New Republic covering Native and Indigenous People's issues and a member of the Sappony Tribe andKevin Gover, director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian and a member of the Pawnee Tribe, talkabout what it means to claim Indigenous People's Day instead of federally recognized Columbus Day. Later, Diane Fraher,filmmaker and founder of American Indian Artists Inc. also known asAMERINDA, a multi-arts organization for Native American artists joins as well.

19 MIN11 hours ago
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Claiming Indigenous People's Day

Defending Against Global Propaganda

As under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs under Obama, Rick Stengel, former editor of Time Magazine and the author of Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It (Grove Press, 2019), was at the center of U.S. efforts to combat Russian disinformation and ISIS propaganda in 2016. He shares that story.

28 MIN13 hours ago
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Defending Against Global Propaganda

Impeachment: Legal Guide

Cass Sunstein, Harvard Law School professor and the author of Impeachment: A Citizen's Guide (Penguin Books, 2019), and Henry Greenberg, president of the New York State Bar Association and partner at Greenberg Traurig, LLP, discuss the legal issues surrounding impeachment.

31 MIN14 hours ago
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Impeachment: Legal Guide

Quid Pro Quo or No? John Kasich on Impeachment, and the GOP Today

John Kasich, former governor of Ohio (R), and CNN senior commentator, talks about the state of the GOP, and whether or not he supports the impeachment inquiry. Plus, an argumentfor bottom-up activism, outlined in his new bookIt's Up to Us: Ten Little Ways We Can Bring About Big Change (Hanover Square Press, 2019).

29 MIN14 hours ago
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Quid Pro Quo or No? John Kasich on Impeachment, and the GOP Today

How Trump Won the Republican Civil War

Tim Alberta, chief political correspondent for Politico Magazine and the author ofAmerican Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump(Harper, 2019), talks about the political news of the day and his book.

23 MIN3 days ago
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How Trump Won the Republican Civil War

Giuliani's Business Associates Arrested on Campaign Finance Charges

Andrea Bernstein, senior editor for politics and policy for WNYC News, andPhilip Bump,TheWashington Postnational correspondent, discuss the latest news including the arrest of two associates of President Trump’s personal lawyer, who were also part of the pressure campaign on Ukraine to investigate Democrats.

21 MIN3 days ago
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Giuliani's Business Associates Arrested on Campaign Finance Charges

Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed Wins the Nobel Peace Prize

Dan Kurtz-Phelan, executive editor of Foreign Affairs and Eyder Peralta, NPR's East-Africa correspondent, discuss the recipient of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. Plus much more.

33 MIN3 days ago
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Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed Wins the Nobel Peace Prize

#AskTheMayor: Borough-Based Jails Vote Ahead

Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC, including the upcoming vote on approving four borough-based jail facilities that will replace Rikers Island Correctional facility for good.

31 MIN3 days ago
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#AskTheMayor: Borough-Based Jails Vote Ahead

There's a New Apple in Town

Dan Pashman,host of The Sporkful, describes how the apple industry manufactures apple varieties, and introduces a new apple on the market (20 years in the making). Plus your calls on your favorite (and least favorite) apples.

7 MIN4 days ago
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There's a New Apple in Town

Rezoning and the future of Harlem

Elizabeth Kim, senior editor for the Gothamist, talks about a Harlem zoning plan which, as she reports, is making residents anxious about gentrification and the future of Harlem as the epicenter of black American culture.

7 MIN4 days ago
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Rezoning and the future of Harlem

Latest Episodes

Claiming Indigenous People's Day

Nick A. Martin, staff writer atThe New Republic covering Native and Indigenous People's issues and a member of the Sappony Tribe andKevin Gover, director of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian and a member of the Pawnee Tribe, talkabout what it means to claim Indigenous People's Day instead of federally recognized Columbus Day. Later, Diane Fraher,filmmaker and founder of American Indian Artists Inc. also known asAMERINDA, a multi-arts organization for Native American artists joins as well.

19 MIN11 hours ago
Comments
Claiming Indigenous People's Day

Defending Against Global Propaganda

As under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs under Obama, Rick Stengel, former editor of Time Magazine and the author of Information Wars: How We Lost the Global Battle Against Disinformation and What We Can Do About It (Grove Press, 2019), was at the center of U.S. efforts to combat Russian disinformation and ISIS propaganda in 2016. He shares that story.

28 MIN13 hours ago
Comments
Defending Against Global Propaganda

Impeachment: Legal Guide

Cass Sunstein, Harvard Law School professor and the author of Impeachment: A Citizen's Guide (Penguin Books, 2019), and Henry Greenberg, president of the New York State Bar Association and partner at Greenberg Traurig, LLP, discuss the legal issues surrounding impeachment.

31 MIN14 hours ago
Comments
Impeachment: Legal Guide

Quid Pro Quo or No? John Kasich on Impeachment, and the GOP Today

John Kasich, former governor of Ohio (R), and CNN senior commentator, talks about the state of the GOP, and whether or not he supports the impeachment inquiry. Plus, an argumentfor bottom-up activism, outlined in his new bookIt's Up to Us: Ten Little Ways We Can Bring About Big Change (Hanover Square Press, 2019).

29 MIN14 hours ago
Comments
Quid Pro Quo or No? John Kasich on Impeachment, and the GOP Today

How Trump Won the Republican Civil War

Tim Alberta, chief political correspondent for Politico Magazine and the author ofAmerican Carnage: On the Front Lines of the Republican Civil War and the Rise of President Trump(Harper, 2019), talks about the political news of the day and his book.

23 MIN3 days ago
Comments
How Trump Won the Republican Civil War

Giuliani's Business Associates Arrested on Campaign Finance Charges

Andrea Bernstein, senior editor for politics and policy for WNYC News, andPhilip Bump,TheWashington Postnational correspondent, discuss the latest news including the arrest of two associates of President Trump’s personal lawyer, who were also part of the pressure campaign on Ukraine to investigate Democrats.

21 MIN3 days ago
Comments
Giuliani's Business Associates Arrested on Campaign Finance Charges

Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed Wins the Nobel Peace Prize

Dan Kurtz-Phelan, executive editor of Foreign Affairs and Eyder Peralta, NPR's East-Africa correspondent, discuss the recipient of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize. Plus much more.

33 MIN3 days ago
Comments
Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed Wins the Nobel Peace Prize

#AskTheMayor: Borough-Based Jails Vote Ahead

Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC, including the upcoming vote on approving four borough-based jail facilities that will replace Rikers Island Correctional facility for good.

31 MIN3 days ago
Comments
#AskTheMayor: Borough-Based Jails Vote Ahead

There's a New Apple in Town

Dan Pashman,host of The Sporkful, describes how the apple industry manufactures apple varieties, and introduces a new apple on the market (20 years in the making). Plus your calls on your favorite (and least favorite) apples.

7 MIN4 days ago
Comments
There's a New Apple in Town

Rezoning and the future of Harlem

Elizabeth Kim, senior editor for the Gothamist, talks about a Harlem zoning plan which, as she reports, is making residents anxious about gentrification and the future of Harlem as the epicenter of black American culture.

7 MIN4 days ago
Comments
Rezoning and the future of Harlem