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The Brian Lehrer Show: DeRay Mckesson, Mayor Bill De Blasio, Laurie Metcalf

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Saturday June 22 2024 • 6:42am - 6:42am ET

Photo by Ellen Wallop

(Photo by Ellen Wallop)

WNYC's Brian Lehrer broadcast his show live from The Greene Space as part of 24@44 - our marathon birthday celebration.

He talked with DeRay MckessonMayor Bill de Blasio; actor Laurie Metcalf (two-time Tony Award winner and three-time Emmy Award winner) and playwright Lucas Hnath about their new play, “Hillary and Clinton,” which explores the politics of marriage, gender roles and more; and Kevin Sabet, founder of anti-legalization group Smart Approaches to Marijuana and Maria McFarland Sánchez-Moreno, executive director of Drug Policy Alliance, will debate cannabis legalization versus decriminalization.


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