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February Jobs Report Reaction

Friday, March 08, 2013

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2013 Race for Mayor: Low-Income New Yorkers

Friday, March 01, 2013

Brian Lehrer hosted a forum with seven mayoral hopefuls "2013 Race for Mayor: What's in it for Low-Income New Yorkers?" sponsored by The Community Service Society (CSS) sponsored the event in partnership with Local 32BJ of the Service Employees International Union, the Center for Popular Democracy, and United New York. Full audio above.

Hear Excerpts and Analysis of the Forum

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David Dinkins on His Friend, Arthur Ashe

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Twenty years ago last month, tennis great Arthur Ashe called the show to comment on the competing, and possibly converging, visions of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X.  This week, former NYC mayor  David Dinkins, now professor in the practice of public affairs at Columbia University, spoke with Brian about his friend Arthur Ashe.

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They Might Be Giants Play the Brian Lehrer Theme Live!

Monday, February 25, 2013

The band They Might Be Giants visited the studio, and played our theme live - a Brian Lehrer Show first! Listen to the full interview with TMBG here. (By the way, here's the original version of the theme from Marden Hill)

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You Predict the Oscars: Who WILL Win, and Who SHOULD Win?

Friday, February 22, 2013

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Oscar Bonus: Interviews with Documentary Directors

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Each year, The Brian Lehrer Show interviews the filmmakers behind the Oscar-nominated documentary features. Here we've compiled all five interviews into one podcast.

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Valentine's Day Picks: Our Favorite Recent Segments About Love

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Below, some of the Brian Lehrer Show's favorite recent segments about love and relationships, from advice on finding a date to some surprising research on why we fall in love.

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Full Text and Briefing Book: Barack Obama's 2013 State of the Union

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

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Chat Transcript: State of the Union and GOP Response

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

President Barack Obama delivered the first State of the Union speech tonight of his 2nd term tonight. Brian Lehrer special guests Emily Bazelon and David Plotz of Slate's "Politics Gabfest" live-chatted during the address.

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Poll: What Should Obama's 2nd Term Priority Be?

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

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Write the Next "Ask Not..."

Monday, January 21, 2013

Some of American rhetoric's most famous lines have been given during inaugural addresses.

What line would you write for Barack Obama's 2nd inaugural speech?

 

Submit one line (and one line only!) that will echo through the ages in the comments section below.

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