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Best WNYC podcasts we could find (updated November 2019)
Best WNYC podcasts we could find
Updated November 2019
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Death, Sex & Money
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Death, Sex & Money is a podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Host Anna Sale talks to celebrities you've heard of—and to regular people you haven't—about the Big Stuff: relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we're here. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Nancy, Death-Sex & Money, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
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Radiolab
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View the Episode Archive »Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes | RSS.#smartbinge Radiolab podcasts
 
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Radiolab
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View the Episode Archive »Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes | RSS.#smartbinge Radiolab podcasts
 
The Anthropocene is the current geological age, in which human activity has profoundly shaped the planet and its biodiversity. On The Anthropocene Reviewed, #1 New York Times bestselling author John Green (The Fault in Our Stars, Turtles All the Way Down) reviews different facets of the human-centered planet on a five-star scale. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with A ...
 
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Dear Hank & John
Weekly
 
Hosts John and Hank Green (authors and YouTubers) offer both humorous and heartfelt advice about life’s big and small questions. They bring their personal passions to each episode by sharing the week’s news from Mars (the planet) and AFC Wimbledon (the third-tier English football club). WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin. © WNYC Studios
 
A weekly discussion about politics, hosted by The New Yorker's executive editor, Dorothy Wickenden.
 
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SciShow Tangents
Weekly
 
Introducing the lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow. Every Tuesday, join Hank Green, Ceri Riley, Stefan Chin, and Sam Schulz as they try to one-up and amaze each other with weird and funny scientific research... while not getting distracted. There will be tangents about video games, music, weird smells, surprisingly deep insights about life, and of course, poop, but it always comes back to the science. WNYC Studios is a listener-supporte ...
 
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Note to Self
Monthly
 
Is your phone watching you? Can texting make you smarter? Are your kids real? Note to Self explores these and other essential quandaries facing anyone trying to preserve their humanity in the digital age. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Snap Judgment, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin, Nancy and many others. © WNYC Studios
 
Spooked features true-life supernatural stories, told firsthand by people who can barely believe it happened themselves. Be afraid. Created in the dark of night, by Snap Judgment and WNYC Studios. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, On the Media, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and many others. © WNYC Studios
 
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Snap Judgment
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Mixes real stories with killer beats to produce cinematic, and dramatic radio. Hosted by Glynn Washington.
 
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The Stakes
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The Stakes is a show about social change, hosted by Kai Wright. We live in extreme times—a climate on the verge of crisis, an economy built on inequality and a political system that feels like it’s falling apart. So, how’d we get to this point? And what happens next? From democracy to healthcare, from pop culture to the environment, our reporters are working to understand why we live the way we do—and why it matters. Because if we can better understand the society we‘ve got, maybe we can fig ...
 
Profiles, storytelling and insightful conversations, hosted by David Remnick.
 
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Radiolab
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View the Episode Archive »Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes | RSS.#smartbinge Radiolab podcasts
 
Alec Baldwin brings listeners into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers.
 
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On the Media
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The Peabody Award-winning On the Media podcast is your guide to examining how the media sausage is made. Hosts Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield examine threats to free speech and government transparency, cast a skeptical eye on media coverage of the week’s big stories and unravel hidden political narratives in everything we read, watch and hear. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy and Here’s the ...
 
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Trump, Inc.
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He’s the President, yet we’re still trying to answer basic questions about how his business works: What deals are happening, who they’re happening with, and if the President and his family are keeping their promise to separate the Trump Organization from the Trump White House. “Trump, Inc.” is a joint reporting project from WNYC Studios and ProPublica that digs deep into these questions. We’ll be layout out what we know, what we don’t and how you can help us fill in the gaps. WNYC Studios is ...
 
Discover a wondrously surreal world of magic, music, and mystery. This immersive, cinematic audio spectacle follows the adventures of a lonely, stage-struck janitor who is drawn into the larger-than-life universe of the Orbiting Human Circus, a fantastical, wildly popular radio show broadcast from the top of the Eiffel Tower. WNYC Studios presents a special director’s cut of this joyous, moving break from reality. Starring John Cameron Mitchell, Julian Koster, Tim Robbins, Drew Callander, Su ...
 
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Science Friday
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Brain fun for curious people.
 
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SciShow Tangents
Weekly
 
Introducing the lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow. Every Tuesday, join Hank Green, Ceri Riley, Stefan Chin, and Sam Schulz as they try to one-up and amaze each other with weird and funny scientific research... while not getting distracted. There will be tangents about video games, music, weird smells, surprisingly deep insights about life, and of course, poop, but it always comes back to the science. WNYC Studios is a listener-supporte ...
 
WNYC's Sara Fishko with sound-rich essays on art, culture, music and media - past and present.
 
Every week, WNYC tells you about the best documentaries as they become available on screens of any size. Our hosts are Thom Powers and Raphaela Neihausen, co-founders of the Pure Nonfiction podcast and the DOC NYC festival, the largest non-fiction film festival in the U.S. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Freakonomics Radio, 2 Dope Queens, Death, Sex & Money, On the Media and many more.
 
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Death, Sex & Money
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Death, Sex & Money is a podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Host Anna Sale talks to celebrities you've heard of—and to regular people you haven't—about the Big Stuff: relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we're here. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Nancy, Death-Sex & Money, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
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SciShow Tangents
Weekly
 
Introducing the lightly competitive knowledge showcase from the geniuses behind the YouTube series SciShow. Every Tuesday, join Hank Green, Ceri Riley, Stefan Chin, and Sam Schulz as they try to one-up and amaze each other with weird and funny scientific research... while not getting distracted. There will be tangents about video games, music, weird smells, surprisingly deep insights about life, and of course, poop, but it always comes back to the science. WNYC Studios is a listener-supporte ...
 
A monthly reading and conversation with the New Yorker fiction editor Deborah Treisman.
 
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Aria Code
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Aria Code is a podcast that pulls back the curtain on some of the most famous arias in opera history, with insight from the biggest voices of our time, including Roberto Alagna, Diana Damrau, Sondra Radvanovsky, and many others. Hosted by Grammy Award-winner and MacArthur “Genius” Fellow Rhiannon Giddens, Aria Code is produced in partnership with The Metropolitan Opera. Each episode dives into one aria — a feature for a single singer — and explores how and why these brief musical moments hav ...
 
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Note to Self
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Is your phone watching you? Can texting make you smarter? Are your kids real? Note to Self explores these and other essential quandaries facing anyone trying to preserve their humanity in the digital age. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts, including Radiolab, Death, Sex & Money, Snap Judgment, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin, Nancy and many others. © WNYC Studios
 
Every Friday, Amy Walter brings you the trends in politics long before the national media picks up on them. Known as one of the smartest and most trusted journalists in Washington, D.C., Amy Walter is respected by politicians and pundits on all sides of the aisle. You may know Amy her from her work with Cook Political Report and the PBS NewsHour where she looks beyond the breaking news headlines for a deeper understanding of how Washington works, who's pulling the levers of power, and how it ...
 
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WNYC News
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The latest articles from WNYC News
 
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All Of It
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ALL OF IT is a show about culture and its consumers. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and context. ALL OF IT is a show about culture and the culture. Our aim is to engage the thinkers, doers, makers, and creators, about the what and why of their work. People make the culture and we hope, need, and want the WNYC community to be a part of our show. As we build a community around ALL OF IT, we know that every guest and listener has an opinion. We won’t always agree, but our varied perspectives ...
 
Brian Lehrer leads the conversation about what matters most now in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives.
 
Readings and conversation with The New Yorker's poetry editor, Kevin Young.
 
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The Takeaway
Daily
 
A fresh alternative in daily news featuring critical conversations, live reports from the field, and listener participation. The Takeaway provides a breadth and depth of world, national, and regional news coverage that is unprecedented in public media.
 
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TANIS
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Tanis is a bi-weekly podcast from the creators of Pacific Northwest Stories, and is hosted by Nic Silver. Tanis is a serialized docudrama about a fascinating and surprising mystery: the myth of Tanis. Tanis is an exploration of the nature of truth, conspiracy, and information. Tanis is what happens when the lines of science and fiction start to blur...
 
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Death, Sex & Money
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Death, Sex & Money is a podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Host Anna Sale talks to celebrities you've heard of—and to regular people you haven't—about the Big Stuff: relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we're here. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Nancy, Death-Sex & Money, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
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Trump, Inc.
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He’s the President, yet we’re still trying to answer basic questions about how his business works: What deals are happening, who they’re happening with, and if the President and his family are keeping their promise to separate the Trump Organization from the Trump White House. “Trump, Inc.” is a joint reporting project from WNYC Studios and ProPublica that digs deep into these questions. We’ll be layout out what we know, what we don’t and how you can help us fill in the gaps. WNYC Studios is ...
 
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The Sporkful
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We obsess about food to learn more about people. The Sporkful isn't for foodies, it's for eaters. Hosted by Dan Pashman of Cooking Channel's You're Eating It Wrong and the book Eat More Better. A Stitcher Production.
 
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Radiolab
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View the Episode Archive »Subscribe to the podcast via iTunes | RSS.#smartbinge Radiolab podcasts
 
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WNYC News
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The latest articles from WNYC News
 
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Soundcheck
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Live performances and conversations in which artists talk about their work, their process, and themselves. Genre-blind but open-eared. Hosted by John Schaefer.
 
Alec Baldwin brings listeners into the lives of artists, policy makers and performers.
 
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Death, Sex & Money
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Death, Sex & Money is a podcast about the big questions and hard choices that are often left out of polite conversation. Host Anna Sale talks to celebrities you've heard of—and to regular people you haven't—about the Big Stuff: relationships, money, family, work and making it all count while we're here. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, On the Media, Nancy, Death-Sex & Money, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
A podcast about how and why gentrification happens. Season 3, produced in partnership with WLRN, Miami’s public radio station, introduces us to “climate gentrification,” reporting about the ways climate change, and our adaption to it, may seriously intensify the affordable housing crisis in many cities. In many parts of the US, black communities were pushed to low-lying flood prone areas. As Nadege Green reports, in Miami, the opposite is true. Black communities were built on high elevation ...
 
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Soundcheck
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Live performances and conversations in which artists talk about their work, their process, and themselves. Genre-blind but open-eared. Hosted by John Schaefer.
 
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2 Dope Queens
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Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They’re black. They’re BFFs. And they host a a live comedy show in Brooklyn. Join the 2 Dope Queens, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York, and Billy Joel. Plus a whole bunch of other S**t. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Sooo Many White Guys, On the Media, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
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The Takeaway
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A fresh alternative in daily news featuring critical conversations, live reports from the field, and listener participation. The Takeaway provides a breadth and depth of world, national, and regional news coverage that is unprecedented in public media.
 
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2 Dope Queens
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Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams are funny. They’re black. They’re BFFs. And they host a a live comedy show in Brooklyn. Join the 2 Dope Queens, along with their favorite comedians, for stories about sex, romance, race, hair journeys, living in New York, and Billy Joel. Plus a whole bunch of other S**t. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, Snap Judgment, Sooo Many White Guys, On the Media, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many ...
 
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World War 1 officially ended in 1919, and as WNYC's Sara Fishko tells us, its impact on art and culture during and after the war can still be felt. One early response to the war came from artists searching for a way to express their shock. More, in this edition of Fishko Files. Next Thursday, November 7 at 7pm, Sara Fishko will be live in The G ...…
 
Treva Wurmfeld, director and producer of Conscience Point, and Shane Weeks, member of the Shinnecock Nation and cultural consultant, discuss the new PBS documentary on the Shinnecock Tribe's fight to reclaim Hamptons land on Long Island.By WNYC
 
Maris Kreizman, culture writer and host of The Maris Review podcast, joins us for our ongoing series “Review/Preview” to tell us which books to keep an eye out for this month.By WNYC
 
Writer and director Trey Edward Shults joins us to discuss his new movie, “Waves.” He is joined by cast members Renée Elise Goldsberry and Kelvin Harrison Jr. Waves opens November 15th at the Angelika and AMC Lincoln Square.By WNYC
 
Philip Bump, Washington Post national correspondent, talks about his recent reporting on the years-old roots of the Ukraine scandal, and why the timeline of events matters.By WNYC
 
Esther Duflo, recipient of the 2019 Nobel Prize in Economics, professor of poverty alleviation and development economics at MIT, and co-author of Good Economics for Hard Times (PublicAffairs, 2019), discusses the work which led to her recent Nobel Prize award in economics.By WNYC
 
Jeff Sessions, then the Attorney General, announced in 2017 the cancellation of the Obama-era policy known as DACA—Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. A number of plaintiffs sued, and their case goes to the Supreme Court next week. The New Yorker’s Jonathan Blitzer spoke with two of the attorneys who will argue for it. The noted litigator T ...…
 
The one and only Dr. Ruth Westheimer joins us to discuss her documentary “Ask Dr. Ruth.” Event: Dr. Ruth will be honored at the annual "Generation to Generation" event at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, in conversation with Wolf Blitzer, on Tuesday, November 12.By WNYC
 
Susannah Cahalan, author of the memoir Brain on Fire, joins us to discuss her new book, The Great Pretender: The Undercover Mission That Changed Our Understanding of Madness. Event: Susannah Cahalan will be at Oblong Books in Tivoli, NY, as part of their Upstairs at Murray’s literary series on Friday, November 15, from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM.…
 
Sesame Street first aired on November 10, 1969. For today's "Good Vibes," we celebrate the show's 50th anniversary.By WNYC
 
After 18 years of war in the Middle East, what does victory look like? A call in for Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans on the definition of victory, and Trump as commander in chief.By WNYC
 
How do I make a film for dental school? What if my anglerfish doesn’t match my room decor? What should I do with a bag full of 1500 pictures of pregnant Harry Styles? Do I need to talk to my boss about the book they lent me? Can I zest a bit of lime at the store? Any podcast recommendations? What song should I blast through the church steeple? ...…
 
In this week's look ahead: President Trump will attend New York's Veterans Day Parade. The MTA board will meet this week to vote on its operating budget. Contract negotiations between the transit agency and the Transport Workers Union are getting testy. And: the New York Hurling Classic is this weekend.…
 
In this week's look ahead: President Trump will attend New York's Veterans Day Parade. The MTA board will meet this week to vote on its operating budget. Contract negotiations between the transit agency and the Transport Workers Union are getting testy. And: the New York Hurling Classic is this weekend.…
 
How do I make a film for dental school? What if my anglerfish doesn’t match my room decor? What should I do with a bag full of 1500 pictures of pregnant Harry Styles? Do I need to talk to my boss about the book they lent me? Can I zest a bit of lime at the store? Any podcast recommendations? What song should I blast through the church steeple? ...…
 
These days, Sesame Street stretches all around the world, with 150 versions produced in 70 languages. But the heart of the show when it first launched was in Harlem, around 110th Street. Bryan Greene wrote about Sesame Street's roots in New York City's black community for Smithsonian Magazine, and talks to WNYC host David Furst.…
 
These days, Sesame Street stretches all around the world, with 150 versions produced in 70 languages. But the heart of the show when it first launched was in Harlem, around 110th Street. Bryan Greene wrote about Sesame Street's roots in New York City's black community for Smithsonian Magazine, and talks to WNYC host David Furst.…
 
LA-based singer and songwriter Tom Goss is a romantic who tells overlooked stories through soulful vocals and lush pop soundscapes. A former Catholic seminarian turned guitar- and keyboard-toting troubadour, Tom is known for his songs about love (some inspired by his husband Mike, whom he married in October 2010), and all of its complexities. H ...…
 
LA-based singer and songwriter Tom Goss is a romantic who tells overlooked stories through soulful vocals and lush pop soundscapes. A former Catholic seminarian turned guitar- and keyboard-toting troubadour, Tom is known for his songs about love (some inspired by his husband Mike, whom he married in October 2010), and all of its complexities. H ...…
 
A Forager’s Life Dan goes foraging!...Jay Marion is a master forager who lives in Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley. One chef says, “Jay can consistently find world-class ingredients just by going for a walk in the woods.” This week, Dan joins Jay for one of those walks, and hears the story of how his business got to where it is today. Jay Marion ha ...…
 
In New York City, voters took a bold step this week when they approved a new way to vote in primary elections and special elections. Now voters will rank their choices, and the winner will have to garner the majority of votes to win. The data from other cities and states like Maine, Minneapolis, San Francisco and the country of Australia show t ...…
 
The beatboxing scene has come a long way since it first arose as part of the early hip-hop scene in New York City. Popularized by musicians like Doug E Fresh and Rahzel, the skill of mimicking bass beats and other sounds with just the mouth and voice has long been called "the fifth element of hip-hop," along with rapping, DJing, breakdancing, a ...…
 
In New York City, voters took a bold step this week when they approved a new way to vote in primary elections and special elections. Now voters will rank their choices, and the winner will have to garner the majority of votes to win. The data from other cities and states like Maine, Minneapolis, San Francisco and the country of Australia show t ...…
 
The beatboxing scene has come a long way since it first arose as part of the early hip-hop scene in New York City. Popularized by musicians like Doug E Fresh and Rahzel, the skill of mimicking bass beats and other sounds with just the mouth and voice has long been called "the fifth element of hip-hop," along with rapping, DJing, breakdancing, a ...…
 
Would you feel comfortable consuming a product that listed “whey protein concentrate” and “corn maltodextrin” on its list of ingredients? What about feeding it to your baby? Most of the ingredients found in baby formula are actually just carbohydrates, fats, and proteins, and are perfectly safe—and necessary—for infant health. But this inscruta ...…
 
The FBI, National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other agencies who oversee federal research grants are currently asking if the open culture of science in the U.S. is inviting other countries to steal it. The FBI has been warning since 2016 that researchers could be potentially sending confidential research, and even biological samples, to oth ...…
 
​It's time for a multiple choice quiz. Gentrification started:a) in the 1980sb) in the 1950sc) when CBGB's closed​​d​​)​ ​the price of a slice began heading north of $1 The answer, according to WNYC senior editor Matthew Schuerman's "Newcomers: Gentrification and Its Discontents," is the 1950s. In his new book, Schuerman traces the history of t ...…
 
​It's time for a multiple choice quiz. Gentrification started:a) in the 1980sb) in the 1950sc) when CBGB's closed​​d​​)​ ​the price of a slice began heading north of $1 The answer, according to WNYC senior editor Matthew Schuerman's "Newcomers: Gentrification and Its Discontents," is the 1950s. In his new book, Schuerman traces the history of t ...…
 
Jeff Sessions, then the Attorney General, announced in 2017 the cancellation of the Obama-era policy known as DACA—Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals. A number of plaintiffs sued, and their case goes to the Supreme Court next week. The New Yorker’s Jonathan Blitzer spoke with two of the attorneys who will argue for it. The noted litigator T ...…
 
Listeners call in to share whether or not Bloomberg has their vote and Juan Manuel Benitez, reporter for NY1 Noticias and host of Pura Política, joins to discuss his reporting on the Bloomberg era in New York and how the former mayor may fare on the national stage. Concerned about splintering the vote for candidates that am already inclined tow ...…
 
A recent study from Pew Research found that white people who identify as Christians represent about two-thirds of all Republicans. Meanwhile, Americans unaffiliated with any religion, and racial minorities who identify as Christians, now each make up a bigger share of the Democratic coalition. This week, we take a look at how people of faith ar ...…
 
A recent study from Pew Research found that white people who identify as Christians represent about two-thirds of all Republicans. Meanwhile, Americans unaffiliated with any religion, and racial minorities who identify as Christians, now each make up a bigger share of the Democratic coalition. This week, we take a look at how people of faith ar ...…
 
President Trump’s concerns about corruption in Ukraine began, in part, with a series of articles in a publication called The Hill. On this week’s On the Media, a close-up on the columnist whose dubious tales may lead to an impeachment. Plus, the black nationalist origins of Justice Clarence Thomas’s legal thinking. 1. Paul Farhi [@farhip], Wash ...…
 
A recent study from Pew Research found that white people who identify as Christians represent about two-thirds of all Republicans. Meanwhile, Americans unaffiliated with any religion, and racial minorities who identify as Christians, now each make up a bigger share of the Democratic coalition. This week, we take a look at how people of faith ar ...…
 
Natasha Bertrand, POLITICO's national security correspondent, runs down the latest impeachment headlines and previews the first week of public hearings in the House.By WNYC
 
David Shulkin, former secretary of Veterans Affairs under Presidents Obama and Trump, doctor and former president and CEO of New York's Beth Israel Medical Center and the author of It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country: Our Broken Government and the Plight of Veterans (PublicAffairs, 2019), talks about the Trump administration's effor ...…
 
Jennifer Vanasco, who writes about arts and culture for WNYC, joins us to discuss youth activism in New York and what activist events are happening this weekend.By WNYC
 
Founder, publisher, and editor of Screen Slate, Jon Dieringer will join us to discuss upcoming NYC screenings & exhibitions. Screen Slate is dedicated to advancing moving image culture.By WNYC
 
Director of strategic programming for the 92nd Street Y, Britta Conroy-Randall, joins us to discuss the institution’s first ever Food Summit, which takes place on November 9 starting at 10am.By WNYC
 
Michelle Commander, an associate director and curator at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem, joins us to discuss the recent decision to create a new monument that honors an underrepresented history of the city — that of Seneca Village, which existed on the site now occupied by Central Park.…
 
[REBROADCAST FROM NOVEMBER 9, 2018] Translator, music journalist, and former Berlin-based DJ, Tim Mohr, joins us to discuss his book, Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall. This secret history of East German punk rock charts the genre's development from a musical and fashion style, to embodying the kind o ...…
 
Jami Attenberg joins us to talk about her new novel, All This Could Be Yours.By WNYC
 
Filmmaker Lauren Greenfield joins to discuss her new documentary, “The Kingmaker,” which tells the story of the former First Lady of the Philippines, Imelda Marcos, and premieres November 8.By WNYC
 
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio takes calls from listeners and discusses this week in NYC.By WNYC
 
Staten Island is experiencing a sharp spike in cases of thyroid cancer, according to a report issued by New York State earlier this month. It found rates were 67 percent higher than the other four boroughs and 69 percent higher than the rest of the state. But the report was less clear about what is causing the spike, leaving many residents frus ...…
 
Staten Island is experiencing a sharp spike in cases of thyroid cancer, according to a report issued by New York State earlier this month. It found rates were 67 percent higher than the other four boroughs and 69 percent higher than the rest of the state. But the report was less clear about what is causing the spike, leaving many residents frus ...…
 
"Narrowsburg" is a whimsical tale about a small town in the Catskills where an independent film stirred up Hollywood dreams and disappointments. The film plays like "The Music Man" with a dark side. It's one of more than 100 documentaries premiering at the DOC NYC festival running in Greenwich Village and Chelsea until November 15th. — Raphaela ...…
 
Today on Radiolab, we're bringing you the fourth episode of Jad's special series, Dolly Parton's America. In this episode, Jad goes back up the mountain to visit Dolly’s actual Tennessee mountain home, where she tells stories about her first trips out of the holler. Back on the mountaintop, standing under the rain by the Little Pigeon River, th ...…
 
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