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A podcast from WNYC Studios

Brian Lehrer: A Daily Politics Podcast

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143 Episodes • Released Daily

143 Episodes • Released Daily

A podcast from WNYC Studios

Brian Lehrer: A Daily Politics Podcast

Brian Lehrer: A Daily Politics Podcast podcast artwork npr.org/programs/invisibilia

143 Episodes • Released Daily

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From one the nation's most trusted public affairs radio hosts comes a new daily politics podcast that goes beyond the headlines and talking points. Through thoughtful conversations with leading journalists and key newsmakers, Brian Lehrer: A Daily Politics Podcast, helps listeners make sense of the day's news, offering crucial context and a clear-eyed assessment of the stakes at hand. When news is made by the minute and information overload is the norm, Lehrer is a sane guide in a frenetic world. Join us. Produced by WNYC, home to other award-winning news podcasts including The Takeaway and New Yorker Radio Hour. The episodes of Impeachment: A Daily Podcast, that were formerly found at this feed are archived online, at impeachmentpodcast.org

Latest Episode

27 Aug 2020 • 22 mins

Sports Strike! When Athletes Do Activism

Some national sports teams have decided not to take the field in unsanctioned 'wildcat' labor strikes in solidarity with Black Lives Matter protesters in Kenosha. On Today's Show:William Rhoden, former longtime sports columnist at The New York Times, now a writer for the site The Undefeated, talks about how the players got here, and what their high profile protests could mean for Black Lives Matter and racial justice in the United States.