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Breaking Down NYPD Commissioner's Response to Community Criticism

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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The death of Eric Garner at the hands of NYPD officers last month has triggered a backlash against police commissioner Bill Bratton and his "broken windows" policing strategy. Bill Bratton depended his department on WNYC's Brian Lehrer Show Tuesday morning. Later that day, Brian analyzed the interview.

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WNYC & THE APOLLO PRESENT DREAMS FOR NYC INSPIRED BY MLK

Thursday, January 09, 2014

WNYC’s Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration goes uptown to the historic Apollo Theater Sunday, January 19, 2014.

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Brian Lehrer and Friends Read the Gettysburg Address

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Inspired by Ken Burns' call to action, we made our own video of the Gettysburg Address as read by Brian Lehrer, Brooke Gladstone of On The Media, Studio 360's Kurt Andersen, and other producers from WNYC. 

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VIDEO: Brian Lehrer on The Colbert Report

Thursday, November 07, 2013

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On Wednesday night, Brian was invited to the Colbert Report to speak with Stephen about the New York City mayor's race and more. Watch the video!

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Chancellor Tisch Defends Tests

Thursday, August 15, 2013

On Thursday's The Brian Lehrer Show, New York Board of Regents Chancellor Merryl Tisch acknowledged this is a "very stressful time" for schools because of the shift to higher learning standards known as the Common Core, and the tests that come with them. She cautioned New Yorkers not to be discouraged by this year's low test scores because the state is "in a moment of transition."

 

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2012 News Quiz!

Thursday, December 27, 2012

Were you paying attention in 2012?  Test your memory of the the serious and not-so-serious news of the year with Brian and guest quiz-master Ken Jennings!

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WNYC's Summer Listening Recommendations

Wednesday, August 01, 2012

Don’t let your playlist wilt in the summer heat. WNYC staff, from Jad Abumrad to Soterios Johnson, share what they’re listening to this summer. 

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