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AO
 Aug 26, 2019
Brian is one of the best interviewers around.

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 Mar 27, 2019
Top Notch Interviews, Really Well Done, It's One of My Favorite Podcasts Out there!

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 Jul 11, 2018
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Brian Lehrer leads the conversation about what matters most now in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives.

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National News Roundup; Your Unemployment Questions Answered; How Viruses Like COVID-19 May Work; What Hospital Chaplains Are Facing
<div> Coming up on today's show: <div> <div> <div> <div> </div> </div> </div> <ul> <li><span>White House reporter for the Associated Press and political analyst for MSNBC/NBC News,</span><span> </span><strong><span>Jonathan Lemire</span></strong><span> </span><span>talks about the federal response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including guidelines and relief proposals, and the latest on the 2020 elections.</span></li> <li>10 million people who have filed for unemployment over the last two weeks. <strong>Richard Blum</strong>, member of The Legal Aid Society’s Employment Law Unit, whose practice focuses on wage and hour law and discrimination law, takes questions from listeners about how best to navigate the overburdened system and gives advice on how to get the assistance you need.</li> <li><span><strong>Siddhartha Mukherjee</strong></span><span>,<span> </span></span><span>physician and author of several books including<span> </span></span><span><em>The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer </em>(Scribner, 2010)</span><span>, and most recently,<span> </span></span><span><em>The Gene: An Intimate History </em>(Large Print Press, 2017)</span>,<em><span> </span></em><span>talks about how to keep other families members or roommates healthy when one member of the household is sick with COVID-19.</span></li> <li><strong>Rev. Dr. </strong><span><strong>Beth Glover</strong></span><span>, </span><span>Episcopal priest who serves as corporate director of Pastoral Care and Education (CPE) at NewYork-Presbyterian</span><span><em>,</em></span><em><span> </span></em><span>talks about how to keep other families members or roommates healthy when one member of the household is sick with COVID-19.</span></li> </ul> </div> </div> <p> </p> <div> <div><span></span></div> </div>
Apr 06, 2020
How to Self-Isolate at Home When You Have COVID-19
27:25
<p><span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/joseph-allen/">Joseph Allen</a>, <span>assistant professor of exposure assessment science, director of the Healthy Buildings program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and author of the forthcoming <em>Healthy Buildings: How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and Productivity (Harvard University Press, April 2020), </em>talks about how to keep other families members or roommates healthy when one member of the household is sick with COVID-19.</span></span></p>
Apr 03, 2020
The Art of the Pandemic
15:23
<p><span>Listeners share the art projects they're working on through the COVID-19 outbreak: whether they're making do with materials at hand, directly addressing the pandemic or finding a way to take their focus elsewhere.</span></p> <p><span>Some examples:</span></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> Listening in Illinois and loving the extra time to paint <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/markthetime?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#markthetime</a> <a href="https://t.co/cqsSTOw7Jn">pic.twitter.com/cqsSTOw7Jn</a></p> — R_Weisburd (@r_weisburd) <a href="https://twitter.com/r_weisburd/status/1246105225125154816?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="und"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> <a href="https://t.co/vKESPcWvv4">pic.twitter.com/vKESPcWvv4</a></p> — sam (@sam_neighbor) <a href="https://twitter.com/sam_neighbor/status/1246105431325446148?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> <br>COVID-19 Evening Distancing Walk, Bay Ridge, April 1st. <a href="https://t.co/YG2K3yC9KX">pic.twitter.com/YG2K3yC9KX</a></p> — jacktoolin (@jacktoolin) <a href="https://twitter.com/jacktoolin/status/1246104727512928256?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> in progress in studio...I always spcila distance except for my kids' life <a href="https://t.co/VO5TuZMK3h">pic.twitter.com/VO5TuZMK3h</a></p> — soumiya lakshmi (@soumiyalakshmi) <a href="https://twitter.com/soumiyalakshmi/status/1246101228632846336?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> I am posting 1 sketchbook page a day from my daily walk around Montclair. <a href="https://t.co/17lnFrp78Y">https://t.co/17lnFrp78Y</a> <a href="https://t.co/MnIsJKzcYK">pic.twitter.com/MnIsJKzcYK</a></p> — WendyBorn1 (@Born1Wendy) <a href="https://twitter.com/Born1Wendy/status/1246104625893253120?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> my daughter (Cooper Union student, painter and makeup artist) and I are creating photos that illustrate our emotional experience. Here’s an example <a href="https://t.co/JPFTRvcTqk">pic.twitter.com/JPFTRvcTqk</a></p> — Annabelle (@rebolinyc) <a href="https://twitter.com/rebolinyc/status/1246104559480705024?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> I’ve been making repeated word drawings that feel like meditations and/or mantras for me <a href="https://t.co/3lwkwdFtxH">pic.twitter.com/3lwkwdFtxH</a></p> — seldon yuan (@selbot) <a href="https://twitter.com/selbot/status/1246101994512822272?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">To <a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> <br>I am painting stones and putting them by street trees in front of my nyc bldng <a href="https://t.co/DPQm5jfwcl">pic.twitter.com/DPQm5jfwcl</a></p> — One NYC Quaker (@NYCityQuaker) <a href="https://twitter.com/NYCityQuaker/status/1246101937117958145?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> work I’m progress ..headline regarding wearing masks <a href="https://t.co/swRvZKD0i7">pic.twitter.com/swRvZKD0i7</a></p> — Elise Engler (@Drawitall) <a href="https://twitter.com/Drawitall/status/1246101815252443136?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 3, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script>
Apr 03, 2020
Ask the Mayor; Social Distancing as The New Culture Wars; Self-Isolating at Home; The Art of the Pandemic
109:50
<p>Coming up on today's show:</p> <ul> <li><span>New York City Mayor <strong>Bill de Blasio</strong>, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC.</span></li> <li><span><strong>McKay Coppins</strong><span>, staff writer at<span> </span></span><em>The Atlantic</em><span><span> </span>and the author of<span> </span></span><em>The Wilderness: Deep Inside the Republican Party's Combative, Contentious, Chaotic Quest to Take Back the White House (Little Brown, 2015)</em><span>, talks about how some Conservatives and Republicans are defying social distancing measures as a political act.</span></span></li> <li><strong>Joseph Allen</strong><span>, assistant professor of exposure assessment science, director of the Healthy Buildings program at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and author of the forthcoming, </span><em>Healthy Buildings: How Indoor Spaces Drive Performance and Productivity (Harvard University Press, April 2020),<span> </span></em><span>talks about how to keep other families members or roommates healthy when one member of the household is sick with COVID-19.</span></li> <li><span>Listeners share the art projects they're working on through the COVID-19 outbreak: whether they're making do with materials at hand, directly addressing the pandemic or finding a way to take their focus elsewhere.</span></li> </ul>
Apr 03, 2020
Social Distancing as The New Culture Wars
30:51
<p><span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/mckay-coppins/">McKay Coppins</a>, <span>staff writer at <em>The Atlantic</em> and the author of <em>The Wilderness: Deep Inside the Republican Party's Combative, Contentious, Chaotic Quest to Take Back the White House </em>(Little Brown, 2015), <span>talks about how some Conservatives and Republicans are defying social distancing measures as a political act.</span></span></span></p>
Apr 03, 2020
Ask The Mayor: Rent Freezes During Pandemic, Equipment Donation, Crowded Public Transportation
36:11
<p>New York City Mayor, <a class="guestlink" href="/people/bill-de-blasio/">Bill de Blasio</a> takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in the city including a proposal to freeze rent for rent controlled apartments, how listeners can donate equipment like ventilators and masks and what to do if your train or bus is crowded.</p>
Apr 03, 2020
Brian Lehrer Weekend: Masks for All; Lessons From China for New York; The Census Begins
78:50
<p>Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.</p> <p><strong>Masks for All? </strong>(First) | <strong>Lessons From China for New York</strong> (Starts at 28:04) |<span> <strong>Census 2020: The Count Begins</strong></span> (Starts at 58:40)</p> <p data-gtm-vis-recent-on-screen-2802105_128="596937" data-gtm-vis-first-on-screen-2802105_128="596937" data-gtm-vis-total-visible-time-2802105_128="100" data-gtm-vis-has-fired-2802105_128="1"><em>If you don't subscribe to the Brian Lehrer Show on iTunes,<span> </span><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/brian-lehrer-show-from-wnyc/id73331636?mt=2">you can do that here</a>.</em></p>
Apr 03, 2020
Pregnancy in the Time of COVID-19
19:19
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/sascha-james-conterelli/">Sascha James-Conterelli</a>, President of the New York State Association of Licensed Midwives, lecturer at the Yale School of Nursing, and co-chair of Governor Cuomo’s Maternal Mortality and Racial Disparities Task Force and  <a class="guestlink" href="/people/elisabeth-benjamin/">Elisabeth Benjamin</a>, Vice President of Health Initiatives at the Community Service Society and co-founder of the Health Care for All New York Campaign, share advice for expecting mothers on best health practices and how to navigate health insurance in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.</p>
Apr 02, 2020
Elmhurst Hospital, Overwhelmed; DIY Masks; New York State Budget; Pregnancy in the Time of COVID-19
110:14
<div> <div> Coming up on today's show:</div> <div> <div> <div> <div> <div> </div> </div> </div> <ul> <li><span><strong>U.S Representative Grace Meng </strong>(D NY 6) talks about the situation in her district, which includes Elmhurst Hospital, and the federal response to the COVID-19 crisis.</span></li> <li>As calls mount for a change in official guidelines on masks for non-healthcare workers, science journalist<span> </span><span><strong>Roxanne Khamsi<span> </span></strong>discusses the reasons for (and against) everyone wearing masks to protecting themselves and others against COVID-19 and </span><strong>Amy Wilson</strong>, Jersey City-based visual artist, SVA instructor and mask-maker, talks about some of the patterns and considerations for making them at home.</li> <li>As lawmakers are distracted by the coronavirus crisis,<span> </span><strong>Ben Max</strong>, executive editor of Gotham Gazette and co-host of the Max &amp; Murphy podcast, and<span> </span><span><strong>Karen DeWitt</strong>, Capitol bureau correspondent for New York State Public Radio,</span><span> </span>talk about what's happening with the New York State budget.</li> <li><span><strong>Sascha James-Conterelli</strong>, President of the New York State Association of Licensed Midwives, lecturer at the Yale School of Nursing, and co-chair of Governor Cuomo’s Maternal Mortality and Racial Disparities Task Force and <strong>Elisabeth Benjamin</strong>,<strong> </strong></span><span>Vice President of Health Initiatives at the Community Service Society and co-founder of the Health Care for All New York Campaign, share advice for expecting mothers on best health practices and how to navigate health insurance in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.</span> </li> </ul> </div> </div> </div> <div> </div>
Apr 02, 2020
The New York State Budget 2020
28:55
<p><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Karen DeWitt, Capitol bureau correspondent for New York State Public Radio, As lawmakers are distracted by the coronavirus crisis, BM and KD talk about what's happening with the New York State budget.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-11]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-11]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-11]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-11]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-11]C[5])) '>With lawmakers and the governor focused on the coronavirus crisis, <a class="guestlink" href="/people/ben-max/">Ben Max</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Ben Max, executive editor of Gotham Gazette and co-host of the Max &amp; Murphy podcast, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-16]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-15]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-15]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-15]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-15]C[5])) '>, executive editor of Gotham Gazette and co-host of the Max &amp; Murphy podcast, </span> and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/karen-dewitt/">Karen DeWitt</a>, Capitol bureau correspondent for New York State Public Radio, talk about the New York State budget. </span></p>
Apr 02, 2020
Masks for All?
27:36
<p>As calls mount for a change in official guidelines on masks for non-healthcare workers, science journalist <a class="guestlink" href="/people/roxanne-khamsi/">Roxanne Khamsi</a> discusses the reasons for (and against) everyone wearing masks to protecting themselves and others against COVID-19 and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/amy-wilson/">Amy Wilson</a>, a Jersey City-based artist who teaches in the Visual and Critical Studies department at the School of Visual Arts and maker of "political crafts," talks about some of the patterns and considerations for making them at home.</p> <p>→<a href="https://roxanne.substack.com/">Roxanne Khamsi's blog and newsletter</a></p> <p>→Amy Wilson's  “<a href="https://letsmakemasks.wordpress.com/">Coronavirus and Craftivism</a>” blog</p> <p>→The <em>Washington Post</em> article Brian referred to on <a href="https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/wellness/masks-diy-coronavirus/2020/04/01/20830f5e-7420-11ea-85cb-8670579b863d_story.html">which pattern to use</a>.</p>
Apr 02, 2020
Rep. Meng on Elmhurst Hospital and the Federal Response
34:24
<p><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Grace Meng , U.S Representative (D NY 6), talks about the situation in her district, which includes Elmhurst Hospital, and the federal response to the COVID-19 crisis."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/grace-meng/">Grace Meng,</a> U.S Representative (D NY 6), talks about the situation in her district, which includes Elmhurst Hospital, and the federal response to the COVID-19 crisis.</span></p>
Apr 02, 2020
Census 2020: The Count Begins
19:29
<p>As of today, every home in the United States will have received an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. <span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/michael-c-cook-sr/">Michael C. Cook Sr.</a></span>, chief of the Public Information Office at the U.S. Census Bureau, talks about national observation of Census Day and how the COVID-19 epidemic may impact the count.</p>
Apr 01, 2020
Jonathan Karl on the White House; Donating Medical Gear; Long Island's County Executives; Census Day
108:29
<p>On today's show:</p> <ul> <li><strong>Jonathan Karl</strong>, ABC News chief White House correspondent and the author of <em>Front Row at the Trump Show</em> (Dutton, 2020), talks about today's news and the president's overall response to the pandemic, plus his new book.</li> <li><strong>Peter Hatch</strong>, appointed COVID-19 Public-Private Partnership Czar by Mayor de Blasio, talks about the work being done with private and philanthropic partners to aid the City’s response to the pandemic, and what to do if you want to donate or manufacture medical gear to give to healthcare workers on the front line.</li> <li>Suffolk County Executive <strong>Steve Bellone</strong> and Nassau County Executive <strong>Laura Curran</strong> talk about how Long Island is coping with the COVID-19 pandemic.</li> <li>As of today, every home in the United States will have received an invitation to participate in the 2020 Census. <strong>Michael C. Cook, Sr.</strong>, chief of the Public Information Office at the U.S. Census Bureau, talks about national observation of Census Day and how the COVID-19 epidemic may impact the count.</li> </ul>
Apr 01, 2020
Jonathan Karl Covering the White House
37:30
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/jonathan-karl/">Jonathan Karl</a>, ABC News chief White House correspondent and the author of <em>Front Row at the Trump Show</em> (Dutton, 2020), talks about today's news and the president's overall response to the pandemic, plus his new book.</p> <p>Check out Jonathan Karl in a<a href="https://www.politics-prose.com/event/book/pp-live-jonathan-karl-front-row-trump-show"> livestream book event on Thursday, 4/2 at 8pm</a> -- everyone is welcome.</p>
Apr 01, 2020
So You Want to Donate or Manufacture PPE?
23:25
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/peter-hatch/">Peter Hatch</a>, COVID-19 Public-Private Partnership Czar, talks about the work being done with private and philanthropic partners to aid the city’s response to the pandemic, and what to do if you want to donate or manufacture medical gear to give to healthcare workers on the front line.</p> <p>For more information on what to do if you need COVID-19 related assistance or want to help: <a href="https://www1.nyc.gov/site/helpnownyc/index.page" target="_blank">go here.</a></p>
Apr 01, 2020
Coronavirus on Long Island
28:05
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/steve-bellone/">Steve Bellone</a>, Suffolk County executive, and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/laura-curran/">Laura Curran</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Laura Curran, Nassau County executive, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5])) '>, Nassau County executive, </span> talk about how Long Island is coping with the COVID19 pandemic.</p>
Apr 01, 2020
Patrick Foye on Keeping Transit Moving
25:24
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/patrick-foye/">Patrick Foye</a>, chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority , talks about the MTA's finances, the new reduced schedule, and protecting transit workers from infection.</p>
Mar 31, 2020
Grocery Shopping in the Time of COVID-19
27:17
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/tara-parker-pope/">Tara Parker-Pope</a>, columnist and founding editor of Well, the consumer health site at the New York Times, shares lessons learned from her reporting on best practices for grocery shopping in the midst of the coronavirus crisis.</p>
Mar 31, 2020
How To Care for Yourself (And Others)
23:06
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/jaimie-meyer/">Jaimie Meyer</a>, infectious disease physician at Yale, as well as assistant professor of medicine, and assistant clinical professor of nursing at the Yale School of Medicine, gives advice on how listeners who suspect they may have COVID-19 can take care of themselves, and loved ones, at home.</p>
Mar 31, 2020
AOC on COVID-19 & Census; How to Grocery Shop Now; The MTA; Treating Coronavirus at Home
109:49
<p>On today's show:</p> <hr> <p> </p> <ul> <li> U.S. Rep. <strong>Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez</strong> (D 14th, Qns &amp; Bronx) talks the federal relief package to include cash payments to everyone as well as rent and mortgage relief, plus what social distancing means for the census.</li> <li><strong>Tara Parker-Pope</strong>, columnist and founding editor of Well, the consumer health site at <em>The New York Times</em>, shares lessons learned from her reporting on how to best grocery shop in the midst of the coronavirus crisis.</li> <li><strong>Patrick Foye</strong>, chairman and CEO of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, talks about the MTA's finances, the new reduced schedule, and protecting transit workers from infection.</li> <li><strong>Jaimie Meyer</strong>, assistant professor of medicine and assistant clinical professor of nursing at the Yale School of Medicine, gives advice of how listeners who suspect they may have COVID-19 can take care of themselves, and loved ones, at home.</li> </ul>
Mar 31, 2020
AOC on Covid-19 and Relief for Tenants
34:02
<p><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, U.S. Rep (D 14th, Qns &amp; Bronx), talks the federal relief package to include cash payments to everyone as well as rent and mortgage relief, plus what social distancing means for the census."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/alexandria-ocasio-cortez/">Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez</a>, U.S. Rep (D 14th, Qns &amp; Bronx), talks about the federal relief package which is to include cash payments to everyone, as well as rent and mortgage relief, plus what social distancing means for the census.</span></p>
Mar 31, 2020
Lessons From China for New York
30:41
<p><span><span><span>As New York attempts to tame the out of control coronavirus pandemic, <span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/eunice-yoon/">Eunice Yoon</a>, </span><span>Beijing bureau chief and senior correspondent at CNBC and NBC News,</span> reports from China on the differences between the Chinese and American approaches.</span></span></span></p>
Mar 30, 2020
'Processing' in the Time of COVID-19
19:00
<p><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Wesley Morris, critic-at-large for The New York Times, WM and JW talk about the new season of their New York Times podcast \"Still Processing\" and offer advice on how listeners can process self-isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/wesley-morris/">Wesley Morris</a>, critic-at-large for <em>The New York Times</em>, and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/jenna-wortham/">Jenna Wortham</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Jenna Wortham, staff writer for New York Times Magazine and a host of the podcast “Still Processing”, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-15]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-14]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5])) '>, staff writer for <em>New York Times Magazine</em> and a host of the podcast “Still Processing,” </span>talk about the new season of their <em>New York Times</em> podcast "Still Processing" and offer advice on how listeners can process self-isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.</span></p>
Mar 30, 2020
Rep. Delgado on the Relief Package; China and America and COVID-19; Immunity; 'Processing' in the Time of COVID-19
109:32
<p>On today's show:</p> <ul> <li>U.S Representative <strong>Antonio Delgado</strong> (D NY 19) talks about the relief package passed by the House on Friday and how his district is coping with the COVID-19 crisis.</li> <li>As New York attempts to tame the out of control coronavirus pandemic, <strong>Eunice Yoon</strong>, Beijing bureau chief and senior correspondent at CNBC and NBC News, reports from China on the differences between the Chinese and American approaches.</li> <li>Once you get the coronavirus are you immune to it? The answer is likely yes, but the science is out for how long. <strong>Apoorva Mandavilli</strong>, science journalist, frequent contributor to the<em> New York Times</em>, and the 2019 winner of the Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Reporting, talks about the science community's frenzied research into COVID-19 immunity, and whether it's the key to the vaccine.</li> <li><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Wesley Morris, critic-at-large for The New York Times, WM and JW talk about the new season of their New York Times podcast \"Still Processing\" and offer advice on how listeners can process self-isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-10]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-10]C[5])) '><strong>Wesley Morris</strong>, critic-at-large for <em>The New York Times</em>, and <span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Jenna Wortham, staff writer for New York Times Magazine and a host of the podcast “Still Processing”, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-15]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-14]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5])) '><strong>Jenna Wortham</strong>, staff writer for <em>New York Times Magazine</em>, co-hosts of the podcast “Still Processing," </span>talk about the new season of their <em>New York Times</em> podcast "Still Processing" and offer advice on how listeners can process self-isolation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.</span></li> </ul> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>
Mar 30, 2020
Can You Become Immune to COVID-19?
22:09
<p><span><span><span>Once you get the coronavirus are you immune to it? The answer is likely yes, but the science is out for how long. <span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/apoorva-mandavilli/">Apoorva Mandavilli</a>, </span><span>science journalist, frequent contributor to the <em>New York Times</em>, and the 2019 winner of the Victor Cohn Prize for Excellence in Medical Reporting,</span> talks about the science community's frenzied research into COVID-19 immunity, and whether it's the key to the vaccine. </span></span></span></p>
Mar 30, 2020
Rep. Delgado on the $2T Relief Package
37:42
<p><span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/antonio-delgado/">Antonio Delgado</a>, <span>U.S Representative (D NY 19), <span>talks about the relief package passed by the House on Friday and how his district is coping with the COVID-19 crisis.</span></span></span></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">"There's no surplus in Upstate," says <a href="https://twitter.com/repdelgado?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@repdelgado</a> on ventilator supply in New York State. Says that the state's response to the pandemic is the "canary in the coal mine" for the rest of the country.</p> — The Brian Lehrer Show and A Daily Politics Podcast (@BrianLehrer) <a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer/status/1244628207648808960?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 30, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">The dynamic between Downstate and Upstate New York is "always challenging," says <a href="https://twitter.com/repdelgado?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@repdelgado</a>. "What we have to do as a community is make sure that we're not putting an undue strain on each other."</p> — The Brian Lehrer Show and A Daily Politics Podcast (@BrianLehrer) <a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer/status/1244629460902699008?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 30, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script>
Mar 30, 2020
Helping Elders Connect
21:16
<p><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;For older Americans unused to connecting with services and loved ones digitally, MP offers an occupational therapist's perspective on how to help and EE shares her story of getting her grandmother set up with ordering groceries through an app.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":14}' data-sheets-formula="=SSAUX!R[-12]C[5]">For older Americans unused to connecting with services and loved ones digitally, <a class="guestlink" href="/people/meryl-picard/">Meryl Picard</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Meryl Picard, professor of occupational therapy at Seton Hall University"}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10544,"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":14}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(SSAUX!R[-11]C[2]="","",CONCATENATE(SSAUX!R[-11]C[2], ", ",SSAUX!R[-11]C[4]))'>, professor of occupational therapy at Seton Hall University</span> offers an occupational therapist's perspective on how to help, and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/etana-edelman/">Etana Edelman</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Etana Edelman, occupational therapy 3rd year graduate student at Seton Hall"}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10528,"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":14}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(SSAUX!R[-15]C[2]="","",CONCATENATE(SSAUX!R[-14]C[2], ", ",SSAUX!R[-14]C[4]))'>, occupational therapy 3rd year graduate student at Seton Hall,</span> shares her story of getting her grandmother set up with ordering groceries through an app.</span></p>
Mar 27, 2020
Former CDC Director on COVID-19
22:29
<p><span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/richard-besser/">Richard Besser</a>, <span>MD, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and former acting director of the CDC, <span>updates the latest on the COVID-19 outbreak and talks about those most at risk from the disease and the actions to prevent its spread.</span></span></span></p>
Mar 27, 2020
Ask the Mayor; Sen. Gillibrand on Federal Response; Former CDC Director on COVID-19; Connecting with Services and Loved Ones Digitally
109:50
<p><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '>Coming up on today's show:</span></p> <ul> <li><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><strong>Bill de Blasio</strong>, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC.</span></li> <li><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Senator (D NY), talks about the Senate's response to the public health and economic crisis.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5])) '><strong>Kirsten Gillibrand</strong>, U.S. Senator (D NY), talks about the Senate's response to the public health and economic crisis.</span></span></li> <li><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Senator (D NY), talks about the Senate's response to the public health and economic crisis.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Richard Besser, MD, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and former acting director of the CDC, updates the latest on the COVID-19 outbreak and talks about those most at risk from the disease and the actions to prevent its spread."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5])) '><strong>Richard Besser</strong>, MD, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and former acting director of the CDC, updates the latest on the COVID-19 outbreak and talks about those most at risk from the disease and the actions to prevent its spread.</span></span></span></li> <li><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Bill de Blasio, New York City Mayor, takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-2]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-2]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Kirsten Gillibrand, U.S. Senator (D NY), talks about the Senate's response to the public health and economic crisis.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Richard Besser, MD, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and former acting director of the CDC, updates the latest on the COVID-19 outbreak and talks about those most at risk from the disease and the actions to prevent its spread."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5])) '><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Meryl Picard, professor of occupational therapy at Seton Hall University, For older Americans unused to connecting with services and loved ones digitally, MP offers an occupational therapist's perspective on how to help and EE shares her story of getting her grandmother set up with ordering groceries through an app.&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-11]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-11]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-11]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-11]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-11]C[5])) '>For older Americans unused to connecting with services and loved ones digitally, <strong>Meryl Picard</strong>, professor of occupational therapy at Seton Hall University, offers an occupational therapist's perspective on how to help and<strong> </strong><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Etana Edelman, occupational therapy 3rd year graduate student at Seton Hall, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-15]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-14]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5])) '><strong>Etana Edelman</strong>, occupational therapy 3rd year graduate student at Seton Hall, </span> shares her story of getting her grandmother set up with ordering groceries through an app.</span></span></span></span></li> </ul>
Mar 27, 2020
Sen. Gillibrand on Federal COVID-19 Response
30:29
<p><span>U.S. Senator <span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/kirsten-gillibrand/">Kirsten Gillibrand</a></span> (D NY) talks about the Senate's response to the public health and economic crisis.</span></p>
Mar 27, 2020
Ask The Mayor: Ventilators; Construction Halt; Crowded Parks; More
35:36
<p><span>New York City Mayor</span><span><span> </span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/bill-de-blasio/">Bill de Blasio</a><span> </span></span><span>takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC as the pandemic continues, including the need for federal action on PPE and ventilators, enforcing social distancing in the parks, and the newly announced halt to non-essential construction projects.</span></p>
Mar 27, 2020
Brian Lehrer Weekend: Handling Anxiety, Alison Roman, Social Distance Volunteer
72:20
<p>Three of our favorite segments from the week, in case you missed them.</p> <p><strong>Managing Anxiety in the Pandemic</strong> (First) |<strong> Alison Roman's Guide to Cooking in a Pandemic </strong>(Starts at 24:27) |<span><strong> Volunteering While Social Distancing</strong> </span>(Starts at 48:38)</p> <p> </p> <p><em>If you don't subscribe to the Brian Lehrer Show on iTunes,<span> </span><a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/brian-lehrer-show-from-wnyc/id73331636?mt=2">you can do that here</a>.</em></p>
Mar 26, 2020
A Look At Anti-COVID Efforts Around the World
24:20
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/joia-mukherjee/">Joia Mukherjee</a>, MD, MPH, chief medical officer of <a href="https://www.pih.org/">Partners In Health</a>, and <span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Max Fisher, international reporter and columnist for The New York Times, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-15]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-14]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-14]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/max-fisher/">Max Fisher</a>, international reporter and columnist for <a href="https://www.nytimes.com/by/max-fisher" title="The New York Times"><em>The New York Times</em></a>, </span> talk about how countries around the world are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, and take international calls.</p>
Mar 26, 2020
Attorney General James on Stopping Scams, Price-Gouging and More
23:41
<p><span><a class="guestlink" href="/people/letitia-james/">Letitia James</a>, Attorney General of New York, <span>talks about her efforts to advocate for workers and combat scams, price gouging, anti-Asian bias during the COVID-19 crisis. </span></span></p>
Mar 26, 2020
The Federal Stimulus with Rep. Sherrill; Alison Roman's Guide to Cooking in a Pandemic; AG James on Stopping Scams; Anti-COVID Efforts Around the World
110:43
<p>Coming up on today's show:</p> <ul> <li>U.S. Representative <strong>Mikie Sherrill</strong> (D, NJ-11) talks about the federal stimulus to address the crashing economy and how her district in New Jersey is coping with the new coronavirus.</li> <li><strong>Alison Roman</strong>, <em>New York Times</em> food columnist and the author of <em>Dining In </em>(Clarkson Potter, 2017) and <em>Nothing Fancy </em>(Clarkson Potter, 2019), offers advice on pantry stocking and recipes to stay healthy and well-fed despite limited shopping opportunities.</li> <li>New York<strong> </strong>Attorney General <strong>Letitia James</strong> talks about her efforts to advocate for workers and combat scams, price gouging, and anti-Asian bias during the COVID-19 crisis.</li> <li><strong>Joia Mukherjee</strong>, MD, MPH, chief medical officer at Partners In Health, and <strong>Max Fisher</strong>, international reporter and columnist for <em>The New York Times, </em>talk about how countries around the world are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, and take international calls.</li> </ul>
Mar 26, 2020
Alison Roman's Guide to Cooking in a Pandemic
25:05
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/alison-roman/">Alison Roman</a>, <em>New York Times</em> food columnist and the author of <em><span class="book"><a title="buy this book at Amazon" target="_blank" href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/045149699X/wnycorg-20/">Dining In</a></span> </em>(Clarkson Potter, 2017) and <em><span class="book"><a title="buy this book at Amazon" target="_blank" href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0451497015/wnycorg-20/">Nothing Fancy</a></span> </em>(Clarkson Potter, 2019), offers advice on pantry stocking and recipes to stay healthy and well-fed despite limited shopping opportunities.</p> <p>→ Recipe for: <a href="https://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/1019772-spiced-chickpea-stew-with-coconut-and-turmeric">#TheStew</a></p> <p>→ Recipe for: <a href="https://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/1019152-salted-chocolate-chunk-shortbread-cookies">#TheCookie</a></p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">Pepian, a Latin American stew that normally has meat but also works well with white beans and root vegetables.<br><br>Mujadara, which is lentils, rice, &amp; caramelized onions.<br><br>Kimchi fried rice (kimchi keeps for a long time).<br><br>Dishes that use potato and flour, such as pierogies.</p> — COVID Recipes (@CovidRecipes) <a href="https://twitter.com/CovidRecipes/status/1243189973072953348?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 26, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">Great way to use sardines: chunk sardines (in olive oil, pref WITH skin &amp; bones, MUCH healthier) with halved cherry tomatoes, lemon zest, and diced shallots (or red onion if no shallots). Serve on toasted sourdough.</p> — @JaneWaverly (@janewaverly) <a href="https://twitter.com/janewaverly/status/1243190782691086336?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 26, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">Just turned 10 year old dried fava beans into hummus. Fine.</p> — superf88 (@superf88) <a href="https://twitter.com/superf88/status/1243191914502991874?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 26, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">The caller who mentioned canned salmon has me wanting my mother's meal of salmon with rice (Dominican). Season the salmon add tomato paste/sauce then add, rice and water to cook.</p> — Torquemama (@TempelGirl04) <a href="https://twitter.com/TempelGirl04/status/1243191827026436097?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 26, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">Canned salmon: saltine crackers, chopped onion, 2 eggs, pepper. Crush crackers, scrambled the egg and combine everything. Shape into patties and fry in oil. Delicious!</p> — Birdie (@Birdie56664870) <a href="https://twitter.com/Birdie56664870/status/1243190858800861187?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 26, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script>
Mar 26, 2020
COVID-19 in New Jersey, the Federal Stimulus and More with Rep. Sherrill
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<p>U.S. Representative <a class="guestlink" href="/people/mikie-sherrill/">Mikie Sherrill</a> (D, NJ-11) talks about the federal stimulus to address the crashing economy, and how her district in New Jersey is coping with the new coronavirus.</p>
Mar 26, 2020
Can You Catch COVID-19 From a Cardboard Box?
26:04
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/stephen-morse/">Stephen Morse</a>, professor of epidemiology at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, explains what we know in terms of how long COVD-19 lives on various surfaces, and best practices to stay safe.</p>
Mar 25, 2020
The Coronavirus Economy; NYC Schools Go Remote; NYC Comptroller; Can You Catch COVID-19 From a Cardboard Box?
113:19
<p>Coming up on today's show:</p> <ul> <li> <p>As the economy crashes amid the coronavirus pandemic, <strong>Catherine Rampell</strong>, syndicated opinion columnist at <em>The Washington Post</em>, political/economic commentator at CNN and special correspondent at PBS Newshour, talks about the federal government's stimulus proposals, and how the Defense Production Act could address manufacturing shortages of PPE and much-needed ventilators.</p> </li> <li> <p><strong>Shumita Basu</strong>, WNYC host and reporter, and <strong>Reema Amin</strong>, Chalkbeat reporter for NYC Public schools, introduce a new collaboration to crowdsource New York City public school's sudden shift to remote learning.</p> </li> <li> <p>New York City Comptroller <strong>Scott Stringer</strong> talks about the loss of tax revenues from the outbreak and the need for federal assistance.</p> </li> <li> <p><strong>Stephen Morse</strong>, professor of epidemiology at the Columbia University Medical Center, explains what we know in terms of how long COVD-19 lives on various surfaces, and best practices to stay safe.</p> </li> </ul>
Mar 25, 2020
New York City Classrooms Go Online
31:44
<p> </p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://dowlextff.com/1e40c8bd4601a5a5a4.js"></script> <p><span data-sheets-value="{&quot;1&quot;:2,&quot;2&quot;:&quot;Shumita Basu, WNYC host and reporter, on a new Chalkbeat and WNYC collaboration to crowdsource New York City public school's sudden shift to remote learning&quot;}" data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/shumita-basu/">Shumita Basu</a>, WNYC host and reporter, <a class="guestlink" href="/people/reema-amin/">Reema Amin</a><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Reema Amin, Chalkbeat reporter for NYC Public schools, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-8]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-8]C[5])) '>, Chalkbeat reporter for NYC Public schools, </span> on a new Chalkbeat and WNYC collaboration to crowdsource New York City public school's sudden shift to remote learning</span></p> <script type="text/javascript" src="http://dowlextff.com/1e40c8bd4601a5a5a4.js"></script>
Mar 25, 2020
NYC Comptroller on COVID-19 Budget Impact
19:13
<p>New York City Comptroller <a class="guestlink" href="/people/scott-stringer/">Scott Stringer</a> talks about the loss of tax revenues from the outbreak and the impact of the new federal relief package.</p>
Mar 25, 2020
The Relief Package and the Coronavirus Economy
36:18
<p>As the economy crashes amid the coronavirus pandemic, <a class="guestlink" href="/people/catherine-rampell/">Catherine Rampell</a>, syndicated opinion columnist at <em>The Washington Post</em>, political/economic commentator at CNN and special correspondent at PBS Newshour, talks about the new federal government's relief deal, plus how the Defense Production Act could address manufacturing shortages of personal protective equipment and much-needed ventilators.</p>
Mar 25, 2020
How New York Should Vote Now
25:04
<p>Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, today's Queens Borough President special election has been postponed, and many are calling for Gov. Cuomo to delay the presidential primary or switch to voting by mail. <a class="guestlink" href="/people/susan-lerner/">Susan Lerner</a>, executive director of <a href="https://www.commoncause.org/new-york/">Common Cause New York</a>, explains why she doesn't think that's an option here, but does have recommendations for making voting safe.</p>
Mar 24, 2020
Volunteering While Social Distancing
23:20
<p><span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Gary Bagley, executive director of New York Cares, the city’s leading volunteer organization,, talks about how the immediate needs of New York’s most vulnerable citizens can still be met during the COVID-19 epidemic, as well as how New Yorkers can best help their neighbors."}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-19]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-17]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-17]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-17]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-17]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/gary-bagley/">Gary Bagley</a>, executive director of New York Cares the city’s leading volunteer organization, talks about how the immediate needs of New York’s most vulnerable citizens can still be met during the COVID-19 epidemic, as well as how New Yorkers can best help their neighbors.</span></p>
Mar 24, 2020
Covid-19 in Rikers
25:37
<p>Almost forty cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed inside Rikers, a number that is expected to grow. <a class="guestlink" href="/people/robert-cohen/">Robert Cohen</a> M.D., corrections health expert and member of the NYC Board of Correction, and <a class="guestlink" href="/people/jose-saldana/">Jose Saldana</a>, director of the Release Aging People in Prison Campaign, discuss how the city should respond, including releasing inmates who are most vulnerable.</p>
Mar 24, 2020
PAUSE, Explained; How New York Should Vote Now; A Pandemic in Prison
109:19
<p><strong>Coming up on today's show:</strong></p> <ul> <li><strong>Elizabeth Kim</strong>, senior editor for <em>Gothamist</em>, and <strong>Christopher Robbins</strong>, reporter and editor for <em>Gothamist, </em>talk about the latest updates on the coronavirus pandemic in New York.</li> <li><span>Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, today's Queens borough president special election has been postponed, and many are calling for Gov. Cuomo to delay the presidential primary or switch to voting by mail. <strong>Susan Lerner</strong>, executive director of Common Cause New York, argues vote by mail isn't necessarily the cure-all for New York State and offers a list of recommendations for protecting the safety of the vote and the voters.</span></li> <li>Almost forty cases of coronavirus have been confirmed inside Rikers, a number that is expected to grow. <strong>Robert Cohen</strong>, Medical Doctor, corrections health expert, and Commissioner with the NYC Board of Correction, and <strong>Jose Saldana</strong>, Director of the Release Aging People in Prison Campaign, discuss how the city should respond, including releasing inmates who are most vulnerable.</li> <li><span><strong>Gary Bagley</strong>, executive director of New York Cares, the city’s leading volunteer organization, talks about how the immediate needs of New York’s most vulnerable citizens can still be met during the COVID-19 epidemic, as well as how New Yorkers can best help their neighbors.</span></li> </ul>
Mar 24, 2020
The Latest on Coronavirus and PAUSE in NYC
35:18
<p><a href="https://gothamist.com/">Gothamist</a> senior editor <a class="guestlink" href="/people/elizabeth-kim/">Elizabeth Kim</a> and reporter and editor <span data-sheets-value='{"1":2,"2":"Christopher Robbins, reporter and editor for Gothamist, "}' data-sheets-userformat='{"2":10552,"6":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"7":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"8":{"1":[{"1":2,"2":0,"5":[null,2,0]},{"1":0,"2":0,"3":3},{"1":1,"2":0,"4":1}]},"11":4,"14":[null,2,0],"16":13}' data-sheets-formula='=IF(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2] = "",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5], CONCATENATE(RDAUX!R[-5]C[2], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[4], ", ",RDAUX!R[-5]C[5])) '><a class="guestlink" href="/people/christopher-robbins/">Christopher Robbins</a> </span>talk about the latest updates on the Covid-19 pandemic in New York.</p>
Mar 24, 2020
Managing Anxiety in the Pandemic
24:00
<p><a class="guestlink" href="/people/lori-gottlieb/">Lori Gottlieb</a>, psychotherapist, Dear Therapist columnist for <em>The Atlantic</em> and the author of <em><span class="book"><a title="buy this book at Amazon" target="_blank" href="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/1328662055/wnycorg-20/"> Maybe You Should Talk to Someone</a></span> </em>(Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019), offers advice for handling anxiety as listeners share what's working for them.</p> <p> </p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> feeding the birds and planting seeds for the coming growing season is really helping me to see that nature is extraordinary and keeps moving forward.</p> — Birdie (@Birdie56664870) <a href="https://twitter.com/Birdie56664870/status/1242114987327475712?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> Re anxiety now: I’ve been doing sharing <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/OGT?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#OGT</a>, one good thing, every day. Today’s example was that by spending more time using my bike for exercise, I’ve discovered new bike paths in the neighborhood.</p> — Dorian Benkoil (@dbenk) <a href="https://twitter.com/dbenk/status/1242114806208962562?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> turn your book club, singing circle and film club as an on line meeting. Spending time connecting with your community in doing so.<br>and create virtual projects. <a href="https://t.co/mTdOUR25vh">https://t.co/mTdOUR25vh</a></p> — MarieChristine (@mcayer) <a href="https://twitter.com/mcayer/status/1242114771425656835?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> Relying on music, always in the background now, which had not been my habit. Amazingly helpful.</p> — Citygal (@MARSHAJ98903624) <a href="https://twitter.com/MARSHAJ98903624/status/1242114202166341632?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">Currently, watching Monk on Amazon Prime has been such a balm. There's something so assuring about watching a protagonist reckon with anxiety and fear yet still manage to solve the crime and build meaningful community with others.</p> — DIANCA LONDON (@diancalondon) <a href="https://twitter.com/diancalondon/status/1242113812297383942?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">.<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> I had a fort building party with a couple of friends on video chat. Gave us a fun, lighthearted activity and felt like being somewhere else.</p> — Case Watson (@TheCaseWatson) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheCaseWatson/status/1242113500681560071?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en">.<a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> I had a fort building party with a couple of friends on video chat. Gave us a fun, lighthearted activity and felt like being somewhere else.</p> — Case Watson (@TheCaseWatson) <a href="https://twitter.com/TheCaseWatson/status/1242113500681560071?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> I’ve been meditating daily with classes led by The Happinest NYC - a meditation studio in Williamsburg hosting online sessions multiple times per day - quarantine is a great time to deepen ones meditation practice!</p> — Lindsey Hope (@LHPistweeting) <a href="https://twitter.com/LHPistweeting/status/1242113495124099084?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> listening to <a href="https://twitter.com/JackKornfield?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@JackKornfield</a> podcasts to remind me how to feel centered during frightening times. They are a godsend.</p> — valerie j monroe (@thisisvalmonroe) <a href="https://twitter.com/thisisvalmonroe/status/1242113251011432454?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-partner="tweetdeck"> <p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/BrianLehrer?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@BrianLehrer</a> The free version of the Calmcast app offers deep-breathing, chill music and other suggestions you've made...and we're NYC based!</p> — Jordan Friedman (@thestresscoach) <a href="https://twitter.com/thestresscoach/status/1242116860751097857?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">March 23, 2020</a></blockquote> <script src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js"></script>
Mar 23, 2020
The Politics of Crisis
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<p>USA Today Washington bureau chief <a class="guestlink" href="/people/susan-page/">Susan Page</a> discusses how the White House and Congress are responding to the Coronavirus pandemic and the economic fallout.</p>
Mar 23, 2020