Brian Lehrer

Host, The Brian Lehrer Show

Brian Lehrer appears in the following:

Impeachment: Catharsis and Impunity

Monday, February 15, 2021

The Senate’s trial and acquittal of Donald Trump left many with mixed emotions. But did it move us any closer to a reckoning with the worst of America’s political culture?

America Are We Ready for the First 100 Days?: Impeachment

Thursday, February 11, 2021

Join the national conversation Thursday evenings during the first 100 days of the Biden administration.  This week: The Senate impeachment trial of former president Donald Trump.

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America Are We Ready for the First 100 Days?: Climate Change

Thursday, February 04, 2021

Join the national conversation Thursday evenings during the first 100 days of the Biden administration.  This week: How would Biden’s climate policies affect the place where you live?

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America, Are We Ready for the First 100 Days?: Pandemic Response

Thursday, January 28, 2021

Join the national conversation Thursday evenings during the first 100 days of the Biden administration. This week: The Biden administration's response to the pandemic.

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America Are We Ready for the First 100 Days?: Equity

Thursday, January 21, 2021

Join the national conversation Thursday evenings during the first 100 days of the Biden administration.  This week: Can the Biden administration produce both unity and social justice?

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WNYC's Special Coverage of the Inauguration of President Joe Biden

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Hosts Brian Lehrer, Alison Stewart, and Jami Floyd reflect on the day's ceremony with listeners.

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America Are We Ready To Reconcile?

Monday, January 04, 2021

Brian Lehrer hosts a national conversation on overcoming polarization as the Congressional count of Electoral Votes is disrupted by violence.

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America Are We Ready: November 4th

Monday, November 02, 2020

 Brian Lehrer hosts a live conversation on the night AFTER Election Night to analyze the results and the ongoing counts.

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America Are We Ready: Election Night

Monday, November 02, 2020

Brian Lehrer hosts a live conversation as the first polls close. What was your experience voting? How do you feel about waiting for the results?

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Guest Host: WNYC's Brian Lehrer

Thursday, October 15, 2020

With WQXR evening host Terrance McKnight out on book leave, he's asked several friends to step in and cover his shifts over the next few weeks.

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SCOTUS Watch: Day Three of the Nomination Hearing of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

Wednesday, October 14, 2020

Brian Lehrer and Jami Floyd host a local call-in show on the nomination hearing of SCOTUS hopeful Judge Amy Coney Barrett.

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SCOTUS Watch: Day Two of the Nomination Hearing of Judge Amy Coney Barrett

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Brian Lehrer and Jami Floyd host a local call-in show on the nomination hearing of SCOTUS hopeful Judge Amy Coney Barrett.

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America Are We Ready To Save The Middle Class?

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The presidential election and the middle class.

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America Are We Ready For Truth And Reconciliation?

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

A look at the truth of America's racial divide and how to reconcile.

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America, Are We Ready To Vote In A Pandemic?

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

How the pandemic is affecting how we cast our votes and which candidate we choose.

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Dissent, Dissent, Dissent

Sunday, September 20, 2020

As the country mourns the loss of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, we gather together to honor the life and legacy of the woman, the pioneer, the icon and the daughter of Brooklyn.

NYC Leadership Amid Pandemic and Protest

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

It's been a historic five months for New York City. Today, we look at how the governor and mayor have shepherded the city through the coronavirus and months of protests.

Restaurants Inch Toward Re-Opening

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Find out about some of the NYC restaurants that have opened and how they will be operating. 

Four Graduations and a Wedding Part II: The Art of Graduating

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Ilana Glazer and callers celebrate arts graduates in this year without ceremonies.

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Congratulations, Health Care Graduates!

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

NYC emergency room doctor Craig Spencer and nursing professor Michele Crespo-Fierro and callers celebrate graduates entering the health care field.

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