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Learning about how enhancing the productivity and incomes of smallholder family farmers is key to progress, according to…
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's disingenuous charity scam, our end-of-the-year round-up, and listener mail.
We delve into some positive changes to make for 2016 that can help the New Year ring in with some environmental hope in…
Happy New Year! Today we are closing out the year with a dope mix of all the music from this year. It's a lot so sit…
We learn about the state of food insecurity in the world and how about 793 million people are undernourished globally,…
For this Best of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with Main Attrakionz, Ava Luna and Yowler and play music from all.…
The US has a new name for its endless war, and listener mail.
Barbara Ekwall begins with the various ways FAO of The United Nations defines hunger and what regions are primarily…
Congress finally jettisons the punishments imposed by No Child Left Behind, and listener mail.
Ann Fensterstock is the author of the book Art On The Block. The book charts the history of the New York art world over…
We speak with Barbara Ekwall, Senior Liaison Officer at the North America Office of the Food and Agriculture…
In this Best of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with John Dwyer (of Damaged Bug) and Four Tet and play music from…
Obama expands the ground war in Iraq, and listener mail.
Happy New Year! This week I predict the hottest travel destinations in 2016 and chat with map expert Jerry Brotton!
We talk about the best holiday movies and review the new action, drama, comedy 'American Ultra'
To cut back on the food we waste, Dana Gunders gives some simple steps, like making strategic grocery lists or putting…
A love story about second chances, and also Merry Christmas.
Main causes of waste occurs due to poor planning and overbuying as well as from food being stored improperly, according…
We revisit two of our favorite holiday segments, the insecure chef and a story about being a gift wrapper at Cartier.
How to spread the spirit through food conservation--the best kind of giving that we can pay forward not only to our…
Happy Holidays to you and your family. Today I'm on the set for a special Xmas eve mix featuring some of the dopiest…
Practical strategies, checklists, and educational infographics on reducing waste with recipes like Sour Milk Pancakes…
In this Best of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with Shamir, Saun and Starr and Knxwledge and play music from all,…
Jesse Myerson joins us to discuss how and why we should do away with private housing, robots who can say no to humans,…
Dana Gunders talks with us about why she wrote the Waste-Free Kitchen Handbook and how 40 percent of food in America…
We run down some of our favorite Christmas movies.
Hannah Barrett is a painter based in Brooklyn. Her work draws from a range of subject matter including old cookbooks,…
Dana Gunders, staff scientist focused on food and agriculture, speaks with us about reducing food waste and her book,…
In this Best of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with TheeSatisfaction, Palberta, Zula/annex and Kamasi Washington…
The got to go list and the importance of keeping the most challenging students, and listener mail on education.
This week I give you a super unique Holiday travel guide and we chat with world traveler Lillie Marshall!
We talk about the best winter time movies and review the new Michael Moore documentary 'Where To Invade Next'
Dr. Azra Raza discusses how the FDA has created inertia as it continues to recognize these models as the gold standard…
Julia Carrie Wong joins us to discuss a fatal police shooting in San Francisco, Paige Shell-Spurling joins us to discuss…
Dr. Azra Raza discusses her decision early on to concentrate research on freshly obtained human cells and not to rely on…
Ayesha Siddiqi joins us to discuss Islamophobia in the US, Britney Summit Gil joins us to discuss the empathy gap in the…
This week on Third Eye, we’re shining a light on the paradigms that the sun is setting on as well as introduce new…
Back with another special edition as we kick off last year with this incredible Madlib edition. If you've been following…
Dr. Azra Raza speaks with us about the case of Sepsis where mice modeling proved to be a useless tactic in developing a…
In this Best Of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with Weird Inside, $3.33 and Krill and play music from all
Ryan Schleeter joins us to discuss the Paris Climate Summit, sex panic over a Serena Williams magazine cover, and…
Part 2 with Dr. Azra Raza, the Director of the MDS Center at Columbia University, discusses the history and…
The final agreement from the Paris climate summit is historic but leaves much to be desired, details on the end of No…
Video artist Janaye Brown makes single-shot videos based around the surreal and mundane moments of everyday life. In a…
Dr. Azra Raza, the Director of the MDS Center at Columbia University in New York, NY, speaks with us about the hazard in…
Anna Lekas Miller joins us to discuss how Syrians are reacting to Trump's proposal to ban Muslims, former cop Daniel…
In this Best of 2015 Den I read aloud conversations with Palm, Jib Kidder and Jessica Pratt and play music from all
This week I chat with the fantastic Erik Gauger, creator of the wonderful travel site Notes From The Road.
Dan Sharp scours Toronto’s seamy underbelly after the murder of a notorious nightspot owner, and finds his own life on…
We talk about the best sunset scenes in cinema history and review the new documentary The Wolfpack!
The struggle to sustain quality international reporting in a digital age, yet it's importance in understanding…
A new poll shows GOP voters overwhelmingly support Trump's plan to ban Muslims from entering the US, a political science…
Marvin Kalb continues the conversation on how to build future relations with Russia despite Putin's purely nationalistic…
Trump's rhetoric and the US media's struggle to retain the veneer of objectivity.
Today’s question asks how we can reduce waste in our homes and what are the ways in which global leaders are tackling…
Happy Birthday to me! LOL Special pre birthday edition. I'm on the mix! I have all kinds of joints to play. Just having…
Part 3 with Marvin Kalb on the world was stunned when Vladimir Putin invaded and seized Crimea in March 2014.
Today I play a bunch of new songs from the likes of Kiasmos, TEEN, Beacon, Plaitum and more
Maysoon Zayid joins us to discuss Donald Trump's latest comments on banning Muslims from entering the US, our thoughts…
Part 2 with Marvin Kalb, a former journalist and Harvard professor, wrote a book called Imperial Gamble: Putin, Ukraine,…
Todd Miller joins us to discuss his time at the Paris Climate Summit, thoughts on Texas' anti-Syrian refugee lawsuit,…
This week on the show I speak with multi-media artist Orlando Estrada. Orlando creates installations, sculptures, and…
We speak with Marvin Kalb, a former journalist and Harvard professor, wrote a book called Imperial Gamble: Putin,…
The outrageous Maria Heinegg pays George a visit to discuss her active bisexual-vegan-crossfit-and-many-more-hyphens…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Pep and play some songs of theirs. Plus music and talk about Spoon, Oneohtrix…
Mariame Kaba joins us to discuss the police killing of Laquan McDonald in Chicago, Texas sues to keep the government…
This week I tell you all about my amazing vacation to Pass-A-Grille, Florida, and the Coconut Inn, then chat with Amanda…
Jason Cooper is a brilliant student whose flawless academic record is jeopardized by the tribulations of pledging a…
We share our top ten favorite films from every genre and review the new Steven Spielberg film 'Bridge of Spies.'
Learning how LeanPath Inc. creates a technological system that addresses the food waste crisis in America.
Reactions to the mass shooting in San Bernardino, Texas sues federal government to halt Syrian refugee resettlement, and…
Part 2 with Andrew Shakman, the CEO of LeanPath, Inc., on personal ways to prevent food waste.
World AIDS Day and the continuing criminalization of people with HIV, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel fires police chief, and…
It’s type week here at BTR, and despite the roaring silence of a binary coded void, we’re here to talk about the old…
It's officially the holiday season. Today I will be featuring tracks from all of the artist that I've either played or…
We speak with Andrew Shakman, a food waste prevention advocate and the CEO of LeanPath, a food-saving technology…
Today DJ Patrick K drops in to talk about the music of White Isles. Then I read aloud a conversation with recent BTR…
Peter Cole joins us to discuss how unions can combat xenophobia, Paris clamps down on climate summit protests.
David and Austin have continued the collaborative work. Fallen Fruit began by mapping fruit trees growing on or over…
Thoughts on the Planned Parenthood shooting, and Trump and Cruz each put forward total falsehoods.
Stephen Fan is a designer and adjunct assistant professor in the Art History and Architectural Studies department at…
The collective seeks to bring reflection and activism in taking an artistic approach to agriculture in America.
Today I play a mix of music featuring Amara Toure, Helado Negro, Tink, Women, CYNE, Kool Keith and more...
We spend the hour on listener mail.
This week I tell you all about my world foods bucket list, then we chat with famous travel writer Pam Mandel, author…
Our mission is to bring students together with outstanding, well-respected educators and to repurpose collaborative…
We review the incredibly awful horror/comedy 'Thankskilling' just in time for the holidays. Look out for killer turkeys!
Part 2 with Scott Zdrazil discusses shareholder engagement with fossil fuel companies and The Accountability Project.
The most exciting activism at a recent drug reform conference, and listener mail about teaching.
Scott Zdrazil, Director of Corporate Governance at Amalgamated Bank, discusses shareholder engagement with fossil fuel…
John went to a surveillance conference for the third year straight, and listener mail about classroom management…
Today’s podcast is about the power of reflections and how does science and art help us more deeply reflect on the…
Today we give thanks! I will be playing some funky electronic/house tunes today. Right on time for your Thanksgiving day…
Reid Capalino coordinates and advises the firm’s work on behalf of companies seeking to make New York City more…
Today a trio of songs and a lengthy concerto in honor of Mirror Week. Plus a special re-broadcasting of the BTR…
White supremacists are suspected of shooting five black protesters in Minneapolis, and Turkey shoots down a Russian…
Helen Rosenthal discusses the responsibility of public officials and calls for a financial study on the detriment of…
Natasha Lennard and Lukas Hermsmeier join us to discuss Germany's treatment of refugees, and catching up on Trump and…
Mika Kaurismäki is the director of the new film The Girl King. The film tells the story of Queen Kristina of Sweden,…
We speak with Austin Young, cofounder of Fallen Fruit, an art collaboration bringing people together with fresh fruit.
The hilarious Joe Zimmerman drops in for a visit with George at the Spit Take Comedy studio. They discuss the highs and…
Today I read aloud a conversation with gobbinjr and play music off her new album manalang. New music from Invisible…
The FBI is tasked with preventing ISIS-inspired rampage shooting but not other gun violence, the media response to…
This week is my super secret winter travel spots, Asia edition! After that we chat with Beth Henry, voice behind Cloud…
What motivates students to learn, work hard, and persevere through life’s toughest challenges? Why is it so difficult…
We review the Academy Award winning masterpiece 'Ida' and talk about the best shows worth binge-watching!
Cynthia Ogden, epidemiologist and expert in obesity, discusses results from a study on the prevalence of obesity in…
Indiana's governor attempts to block a Syrian family scheduled to be resettled in Indianapolis, and listener mail in…
Part 2 with Robert Blum from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public health on the corporate and political influences…
The increasingly hawkish US press calls on Obama to intensify war against ISIS, anti-refugee historical parallels in the…
Today, we take a more expansive view of gluttony, not only of over-consumption of food, but also of technology, in this…
I waited for this day all week! You are now able to stream #ontheavenue straight to your mobile device no flash player…
Everything from advertisement to undisclosed sugar additives in food are some of the leading causes of the childhood…
Today I read aloud conversations with Worthless and Animal Years and play music from both. Also, Jesus Jim.
Ali Gharib joins us to discuss the Paris attacks, and our thoughts on the anti-refugee aftermath.
Part 2 with a member of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public health on the advertising strategies used by Food…
The US enters a new phase in the war against ISIS, Boston looks to charterize 36 public schools, and listener mail.…
Artist Roxanne Jackson has taken an unconventional approach to her life as an artist. Before going to grad school to…
Professor of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public health discusses corporate advertising and the strategies used to…
Today I play songs from Joanna Newsom, Deafheaven, Bitchin Bajas, The Caretaker, Dirty Beaches and Olafur Arnalds and…
Ryan Schleeter on Obama's rejection of the Keystone Pipeline, the selective conservative defense of free speech, and…
This week I give you my top secret winter travel spots in Europe, then we chat with Brendan Leonard, founder of the…
Ever wondered how to pan-fry a steak with a charred crust and an interior that's perfectly medium-rare from edge to edge…
We review the super intense new Netflix original war film 'Beasts of No Nation' starring Idris Elba
Ksenia Gnedeva, from the Laboratory of Sensory Neuroscience at Rockefeller University , on research into super-fine ear…
Catching up on the GOP debate, and listener mail.
Part 2 of our interview with Allen Gibbs who has been conducting an unusual series of studies on obese fruit flies.
Dave Zirin joins us to discuss the protests at the University of Missouri, the Senate torture report is in a bizarre…
This week we explore the extraordinary and remarkable feats of super-strength herbivores as well as research into…
Today we are celebrating the release of Koncept & J57's The Fuel EP which drops next Friday. Playing a couple joints…
Allen Gibbs, a professor of Life Sciences at the University of Nevada who has been conducting an unusual series of…
Today I play a bunch of new songs from White Isles, McQueen, Oneohtrix Point Never, Rival Console, Palm, Nils Frahm and…
The student protest at Mizzou forces top school two administrators to resign, and the ethics of media interacting with…
Part 2 with Blaire van Valkenburgh, a paleontologist, on how hyper-carnivores, such as the sabre-tooth tiger, used their…
MSF releases its investigation into the US bombing of its hospital in Kunduz, a tasteless Bronx is Burning party in the…
Photographer Carolyn Russo has been traveling the world photographing the architecture of air traffic control towers.…
Valkenburgh uncovers Pleistocene-era teeth and examines them to determine exactly how these giant predators survived.
I'm sick and my throat hurts so it's an all-supergroup mixtape today in honor of Super Week on BTR. Tune Up coming…
Parker Molloy joins us to discuss a loss for trans rights in Houston, and the ethics of autonomous machines.
This week I give you the top five best secret travel spots in the U.S., plus we chat with Justin Ames, editor-in-chief…
You should get the gold medal for your diet and exercise efforts. You’ve done it all - juice cleansing, vegetarianism,…
We review the highly-acclaimed new thriller 'The Gift' starring Joel Edgerton, Jason Bateman, and Rebecca Hall.
Part 2 of our interview with Matthias Ruth on NASA-sponsored study that points to the interrelated factors that cause…
The continuing disgrace of family detention, the similarities between de Blasio and Bloomberg on school segregation, and…
It's (almost) spring!! While we are technically still one week out according to the calendar, the snow has started to…
Matthias Ruth is speaking us about a new study partly-sponsored by NASA that highlights the unsustainable human-nature…
Sarah Leonard and Atossa Abrahamian join us to discuss austerity, Greece, and buying and selling citizenship.
We hit you this week with another classic On The Avenue episode. The Jamla is The Squad edition. Beats from 9th Wonder…
Kathryn Morris, a chemical ecologist at Xavier University, speaks with us about her study of interconnected fungi.
Today I read aloud a lengthy chat with Joanna Newsom and play music off of her new album Divers. Plus new music from…
Will Potter joins us to discuss CMUs, otherwise known as Little Guantanamo Bay prisons, restarting negotiations on how…
Part 2 of our interview with Dr. Eran Tauber on the potential in finding a synergy of how ancient DNA sequences…
Frontline's AC Thompson joins us to discuss his investigation into a string of murders in the 1980s that targeted…
Jenni Olson is the director of the new film, The Royal Road. She describes the film as a cinematic essay, and it's…
We speak with Dr. Eran Tauber on his research into 700 million year-old DNA sequences from ancient animals and how they…
recorded in: Today I talk about and play music from Heirophants, milo, Porches, Mieux, Bitchin Bajas and Natural…
Anna Lekas Miller joins us to discuss Turkey's crackdown on the press and leftists in advance of the election, the US…
This week we chat about canyoning in Interlochen, Switzerland, plus chat with travel writer, sketch artist and…
Brave Girls: Raising Young Women with Passion and Purpose to Become Powerful Leaders is the story and the science behind…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane are joined by Samantha Spoto to chat about grammar and online dating. Then,…
This week we review the Patrick Brice horror film "Creep" just in time for Halloween!
We look into the potential benefits of electronic health services for chronic diseases and the future of healthcare.
The GOP debate leaves all of us a little worse off, the secret story of how four lawyers gave the OK on the bin Laden…
This week on Sew & Tell, I'm joined by Taylor Johnston, a horticulturist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in…
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Dr. Abdel-Kader, an assistant professor of Medicine at Vanderbilt University.
The DOJ opens an investigation into a school officer's assault of a young black woman in a South Carolina high school,…
What is it that drives people to put themselves in frightening situations? Why do we enjoy being scared?
We salute DJ/Prodcuer DJ Raous on today's show. This Guys is responsible for jump starting my career. A musical genius…
Listen to part 1 of our interview with Dr. Abdel-Kader, an assistant professor at the school of Medicine at Vanderbilt…
Today Patrick K drops in to talk Halloween and help intro a set of songs that have one thing in common - organ, as it…
A school cop assaults a child in a South Carolina high school, Jim Comey repeats allegations of the so-called…
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Vanessa Mason, founder of Riveted Partners, on the need for more diversity in…
Frontline's Martin Smith joins us to discuss his new documentary Inside Assad's Syria, the Obama administration decides…
Photographer Brian Ulrich has spent the last 15 years photographing the landscape of American consumerism. After 9/11,…
We speak with Vanessa Mason, a digital health product strategist, on how e-health products can help underserved…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Hypoluxo (which you can read yourself right here on BTR) and play some songs of…
Climate change is threatening the security of Iraq, Clinton testifies before the Benghazi committee, and more listener…
This week I give you my top five most mysterious places in the world, then we chat with Denise, founder of a tour…
Social networking has grown into a staple of modern society, but its continued evolution is becoming increasingly…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane feature a full show of Relationships in the Digital Age segments. The first…
We review James Ponsoldt's new film about the tragic life of writer David Foster Wallace called "The End of the Tour,"…
Allison Sutter, a certified coach, best selling author, and entrepreneur talks with us about overcoming the fear of…
Cora Currier on the Kill Chain and the Drone Papers, fact checking MSNBC's apology for its Israel map, and the…
Join me this week for a conversation with Jenny Wu, an architect with Oyler Wu Collaborative and designer behind a new…
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Dr. Edward Day, Chair at the Department of Sociology at Chapman University on…
PBS runs a story critical of Success Academy, Benjamin Netanyahu blames a Palestinian mufti for the holocaust, and…
Today we explore the dynamics in some of the breeding grounds of fear and how we can shed light on mitigating the fear…
Amazing SB called in to check with the show to talk about his projects and how he go started. One of the most humble…
Dr. Edward Day, Chair at the Department of Sociology at Chapman University talks about his study into the top fears of…
Today DJ Patrick K drops in to report on the new and long-awaited Steam Controller. Plus new music from Gnoomes and The…
Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss Operation Haymaker and the Drone Papers, a defendant in the 9/11 trial at Guantanamo…
Part 2 of our interview with David Altheide on how much of the fear around us is unwarranted.
Frontline's Michael Camerini joins us to discuss his new documentary on immigration reform, a US drone strike kills an…
This week on the show I talk with filmmaker and anthropologist J.P.Sniadecki about his new documentary The Iron…
Professor David Altheide speaks with us about fear-mongering in American media.
Today I read aloud a conversation with Illa J and play music off his new, self-titled album. Also, beats from Potatohead…
Obama's delayed drawdown in Afghanistan means the next president can scale back up, NYPD cop gets felony for lying about…
This week tune in for the five creepiest places on Earth! Then we chat with freelance writer Vera Marie Badertscher,…
The Best American series is the premier annual showcase for the country’s finest short fiction and nonfiction. Each…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss surprising statistics about sex. Then, the pair delves into the…
We review Ridley Scott's new movie 'The Martian' starring Matt Damon and talk about our favorite friendship-based movies
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Zi Jing Wong in creating a scalable invisibility cloak for potential military…
Anna Lekas Miller joins us to discuss the worsening Syrian refugee crisis in Lebanon, the Intercept publishes a new set…
Between NYFW and last Sunday's Oscars, the fashion world has been saturated with glamour over the last couple weeks -…
Listen to Zi Jing Wong speak about the breakthrough research at UC Berkeley in creating a scalable invisibility cloak.
Meredith Clark joins us to discuss the first Democratic presidential debate, catching up on the violence in Israel and…
This episode we explore these various bonds and ask how they facilitate a sense of peace in our lives.
Today we celebrate the 1 year anniversary release of the Deluxe edition album You're Dead by Flying Lotus. I put…
Listen to our interview with Dr. Steve Croft from the SETI Center at UC Berkeley and his work on advanced radio…
Today I talk about all the fantastic bands playing BTR’s CMJ showcase at the Cake Shop in New York City TODAY YOOOO we…
The wife of a jailed Saudi blogger speaks out against her husband's imprisonment, and listener mail.
Listen to part 2 of our conversation with professor Ann Ross, an anthropologist at North Carolina State University on…
GOP in disarray after leading replacement for Boehner drops out of speaker race, and listener mail.
Rodney Asher is the director of the new documentary, The Nightmare. The film tells the stories of eight people who…
Listen to our conversation with professor Ann Ross who led a forensic-anthropological study on fingerprints.
Today I talk about Hypoluxo and Palehound and play music from both. Then I read aloud an interview with reigning BTR…
A Guantanamo Bay art exhibit goes where Obama fears to tread, activists claim potential Internet domains for Eva…
This week i give you the five coolest places to dine in the world, then chat with expert travel hacker Clint Johnston,…
New music from Ms. John Soda, Introverted Dancefloor, Strange Talk, and Small Black.
Stephanie Abrams and Courtney Spritzer knew even in the earliest days of Facebook the undeniable truth of today's…
BTR Eatopia: Mobile Week Edition
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane analyze the relationship between Lindsay and Edgar on FXX's You're the…
We review the new Boston gangster film 'Black Mass' starring Johnny Depp and talk about the best tech-based movies
Solutions on mending a system of many holes as our justice system by Sean Arthurs, Harvard Professor.
Mike Konczal joins us to discuss free college, Afghanistan is the deadliest country in the world for aid workers, and…
What if you could wear your favorite yoga pants to work, and still look beautifully polished, professional, and…
Part 2 of speaker Sean Arthurs, a Doctoral Candidate in the Education Leadership Program at the Harvard Graduate School…
US keeps changing its story on how it bombed a hospital in Afghanistan, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan is leaving…
The word is the homie Nottz is going to be releasing new heat this year into next. I decided to put this show almost…
A discussion on the many existing cases of the U.S. federal government's policy of preemptive prosecutions of innocent…
Today I read aloud a conversation w/ Illa J and play songs off his new self-titled LP. Plus new music from lee…
Obama waives sanctions for the sixth year for countries that use child soldiers, and advice from one listener to another…
Listen to part 2 of Harvard Law Professor on the faults in America's justice system and recounting stories of false…
A parable about integration in Dumbo, Brooklyn, thoughts on the mass shooting in Oregon, and the US bombs a Doctors…
Michael Madsen is an artist and filmmaker. In his new documentary The Visit, he tackles perhaps one of the biggest…
Seán Arthurs, a Doctoral Candidate at Harvard Law School, discusses the problematic holes in America's justice system.
Today I read aloud conversations w/ Tall Juan and Juan Wauters and play music from both
Anna Therese Day and Mouaz Moustafa join us for Radio Dispatch Live to discuss the war in Syria and the resulting…
This week we talk about what to expect when you're getting ready for a big trip (or any other huge life change), plus…
This spooky mix from DJ Wynn features booming thunderclaps from The Dap Kings, Viet Cong with the stench of Death, Land…
Too many Americans die each year as a result of preventable medical error — mistakes, complications, and misdiagnoses.…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane start off by discussing five ways people might be slut-shaming women. Then,…
We review M. Night Shyamalan's new thriller 'The Visit' and talk about ten movies that are supposed to be good but…
Makers at the faire explain their showcases of different technology, from funky piano synthesizers to different fun…
Victoria Law joins us to discuss the lack of prenatal care in prisons, Russian airstrikes target rebels instead of ISIS,…
It’s Pop Week here on BTR, and who better to feature on today’s show than Leesa Evans, stylist and costume designer…
We speak with a host of scientists, engineers, and innovators on cutting edge technology at the Maker Faire in Flushing,…
Laurie Penny joins us to discuss Jeremy Corbyn's election to head of the Labour party in Britain, a Congressional…
We’re going to take a look at pop in its many forms, from popular philosophy to the popularity of the Maker Movement.
Wake up! It's the first of the month! On today's show I will be celebrating our increasing awareness on social media.…
We speak with a host of scientists, engineers, and innovators on cutting edge technology at the Maker Faire in Flushing,…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Wand and play music off their new album 1000 Days. Plus new songs from both Palm…
Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss the latest developments in the disappearance of 43 students from a school in Mexico,…
We speak with representative of Google's drone-delivery system and learn a bit more on the advancing technology of laser…
Artist Rithika Merchant's new series, Luna Tabulatorum, tell a story inspired by the moon. In the paintings human-like…
Ben Carson and Jeb Bush show their true selves, and a Brooklyn story about how gentrification works.
We speak with the president of an Italian digital company creating some of the fastest 3D printers and also developing a…
Today I read aloud interviews with Steve Hauschildt and The Winter Passing and play songs from both. Plus new music from…
We spend the hour catching up on listener mail.
This week we chat with Zach Schepis about his trip to Thailand!! Tune in for some of the best travel stories you'll ever…
This week it’s the FINAL SPORTS SHOW OF ALL TIME. That’s right—it all comes down to this, or some other sports…
It’s not that he’s just not that into you—it’s that there’s not enough of him. Using a combination of…
We review the harrowing disaster movie 'Everest' and talk about our top ten favorite movies to watch when we're feeling…
Check out people spilling the details on what makes them the most stressed and the tactics they use to mitigate that…
Obama has promised to allow ten thousand Syrian refugees into the US in the coming year, police response to the arrest…
Stressed about style? This week’s guest is here to help! George Brescia is a celebrity stylist, red carpet critic,…
Listen to people from New York City explain the greatest stressors in their life and give helpful tips on how to manage…
Newspaper editorial boards criticize the opt-out movement, and listener mail.
Today we’ll be talking about some of the common stresses that we face and some alternative methods to alleviate them.
Today we catch up with Lyric Jones! Glad to have her back on to talk about her latest project called Gems From The…
Listen in to part 2 of our interview on the uses of neurological research to create wearable technology that relieves…
Today I read aloud a lengthy conversation with Myke Bogan and play music off his new album Casino Carpet
Black children get fewer painkillers in the ER than white kids, Matt Damon is wrong on the importance of black directors…
We speak with representatives of Thync, the first wearable technology to influence how you feel.
A Slate piece on the first-person essay economy, thoughts on Biden, Hillary, and Bernie, and listener mail.
For the several years photographer Daniel Cronin attended The Gathering of the Juggalos, an annual festival for die-hard…
We speak with Lee Rainie, the director of internet, science and technology research at Pew Research Center.
The delightful Maeve Higgins pays a visit to the Spit Take Comedy couch to discuss living in NYC, her prowess at pranks…
Today I read aloud interviews with Guerilla Toss and reigning BTR Tune Up Artist Ruckzuck. Plus a news update on Viet…
Alexis Goldstein joins us to discuss the second GOP debate, and Molly's latest story on how what happened to Ahmed…
This week we explore travel through history and chat with art historian Julika, author of the blog Sateless Suitcase!…
This week for Fall Week as the penultimate show we look back and revive some old features to see what—if…
Constance Kopp doesn’t quite fit the mold. She towers over most men, has no interest in marriage or domestic affairs,…
We review the terrifying new Austrian revenge horror thriller 'Goodnight Mommy' and provide a list of the best Autumn…
Climate change activists share stories of protesting and demand the building of a renewable future.
Jeff Abbott joins us to discuss the latest developments in Guatemala, a round up of the second GOP debate, and listener…
On this week’s show, I’m joined by model Rebekah Marine, who walked in last weekend’s FTL Moda show during NYFW.…
We hear from a senior climate change activist who shares stories about protesting with 350.org in Washington DC.
Texas police officers arrest a Muslim teenager for building a clock, the Assad regime continues to bomb the suburbs of…
This week we’re honoring one of our favorite seasons by talking with three distinct guests that pay homage to…
Today we catch up with the homie MeRCY! His hard work and passion comes through in his music and he had a few things to…
We learn from the Climate Change rally the greatest obstacles towards using renewable energies and how to combat them…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Shannon and the Clams and play music off their new album Gone By Dawn. Plus a…
Anna Lekas Miller joins us from Turkey to discuss the refugee crisis, the Seattle Teacher Strike enters its second week,…
Bill McKibbens and Naomi Klein lay out the calculations on fossil fuel's damage to the environment and how July was the…
New study says age of criminal responsibility should be 21, are top officials cooking the books on airstrikes against…
Fred Ritchin is an authority on the future of photography. He's written several books on the subject, and his newest,…
Hear from Bill McKibbens and Naomi Klein on the global movement in demanding climate change action from world leaders.
Today I read aloud conversations with Modern Merchant and Petite Noir and play music from both
Obama promises to accept 10,000 Syrian refugees in the coming year, Biden goes on Colbert for an emotional interview,…
This week I share my recent trip to the Connecticut shoreline with you including where to get the best lobster roll in…
This week for Open Week we hear about Kristy’s struggle to get past security at the US Open and her love for the…
When Mark Zuckerberg announced to a cheering Oprah audience his $100 million pledge to transform the downtrodden…
We review the new Beach Boys Brian Wilson biopic 'Love and Mercy' and share our top ten most mind opening movies!
Check out part 2 of our interview with Brian Nosek about how open source software connects scientists like never before.
Nearly a decade and a half after 9/11 it's clear bin Laden changed the US forever, update on the citywide Seattle…
For BTR’s Open Week, Sew & Tell goes meta! I had the great opportunity to speak with Rob Sanchez and Pavan Bahl,…
Learn about the Center for Open Science with Executive Director, Brian Nosek and the changing transparency in science.
Obama's drone policy gets adopted by Britain and Pakistan, schools in NYC propose an integration plan, and listener mail…
We’re going to be exploring some of the ways that open sourcing and openness can provide more opportunities in the…
NFL Kick Off tonight!! Guess who's back? Sharee Graham i where to tell us about her move to New York or is it New…
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Jason Hibbets on the possibility of an Open Source City.
Today I read aloud a recent conversation with reigning BTR Tune Up artist Abdu Ali. Plus new music from Timothy J.…
David Petraeus’s weird, wild plan to defeat ISIS, white people on Trump, the wrong ways that coupled people talk to…
Listen to our interview with Jason Hibbets, a senior community evangelist in Corporate Marketing at Red Hat where he is…
Secretary of Defense Carter is tepid on closing Guantanamo Bay, a historic victory against indefinite solitary…
Photographer Ryan Spencer spent about two years watching dozens of disaster movies. As he went he photographed stills…
Listen to our Labor Day Special episode as Lisa Autz hits the streets of NYC to learn about the best and worst jobs out…
Today I play music from reigning BTR Tune Up artist Abdu Ali. Plus music from Amara Toure, John Talabot, Fela Kuti and…
It’s back to school season! We finally get to Jelani Cobb’s beautiful New Yorker article on the history of a…
This week I am giving you my top five most terrifying destinations in the world, plus we're chatting about the best…
This week for Labor Week we look ahead to the fall—at long last!—discuss the Tom Brady verdict, plus the US Open,…
1973. That's fourteen years of prison time after Delpha Wade killed a man who was raping her. She’d wanted to kill the…
Due to Wes Craven's recent passing (RIP), we decided to honor his legacy by reviewing his debut 'Last House on the Left'
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Eileen Appelbaum, Senior Economist for the Center for Economic and Policy…
Mike Konczal joins us to discuss the ups and downs of the stock market, Obama’s legacy with Dodd Frank, and the…
Re-broadcast, originally aired 2/10/12. I know that NYC is still celebrating the Superbowl hardcore, and I hope you…
Check out our interview with Eileen Appelbaum, Senior Economist for the Center for Economic and Policy Research, on…
Jeff Abbott joins us to explain the latest protests in Guatemala and the political scandal that preceded them. Also,…
We delve into the labors of work, health and reporting on today's podcast to discover how to find happiness and balance…
We had a chance to chop it up at the top of year with recording artist Vstylez. Great artist that has a passion for the…
Listen as we speak with people on the streets on NYC about raising the minimum wage to $15/hour.
Today DJ Patrick drops in to talk Destroyer and afterwards I read aloud a recent interview with Dan Bejar. Plus new…
Hocine Dimerdji joins us to discuss the protests in Beirut and the history and context behind them. Also, John and Molly…
Check out part 2 of our interview with Willy C. Shih, professor of management practice at Harvard Business School's…
Yana Kunichoff joins us to discuss the Dyett hunger strike for a public school in Chicago, homelessness amongst NYC’s…
This week we speak with Jane Brown, editor of the new photo book Both Sides of Sunset. The book examines how…
Check out our interview with Willy C. Shih, prof. of management practice at Harvard Business School, on the changing…
Comedian, writer, and rock aficionado Dave Hill gets his mettle AND metal tested as he and George discuss the soothing…
Today I read aloud a conversation with reigning BTR Tune Up artist Whitewash. Plus music from Quelle Chris and Yowler
Ryan Schleeter joins us to talk about the intersection of the environment and social justice, checking in on the migrant…
Tune in this week for my top ten last minute Labor Day getaways, plus walking from Edinburgh to London with Hannah…
This week for Surface Week we welcome Kristy back at long last! We also run through an extended quick-hits, learn some…
What if instead of trying to avoid the pain and uncertainty of labor, we asked what we could learn from it? In telling…
Find out why we thought the new Avengers: Age of Ultron kicked ass and hear our list of the best mindless movies!
We speak with Dina Dicenso, owner of a vegan tattoo shop called Gristle, on the entire vegan process in tattooing and…
The journalist who Donald Trump kicked out of a press conference was Univision host Jorge Ramos, a horrific shooting in…
It’s Surface Week on BTR, and fashion celebrates surface with print and pattern. On today’s show, I’m joined by…
Part 2 of our interview with Bruce Klitzman, senior director of Duke's Kenan Plastic Surgery Research Laboratories,…
It’s our first show without a guest all month, so John and Molly can catch up on the news. Also, there’s always more…
Today’s podcast is about the paradox in how the seemingly superficial, on-the-surface workings of our world have…
Today I drop a few lines on the state of this political "race" or how it looks to me like it's the same dog and pony…
We speak with surgeon Bruce Klitzman about his development of a less harmful tattoo ink alternative.
Today Patrick K stops by to talk about Joanna Newsom a bit. Plus new music from Ohbliv, GRNDMS and Noah
David Banks joins us to discuss the Atlantic’s tired, tired cover story on supposedly coddled college students and why…
Listen to part 2 of our interview with Monona Rossol, chemist, artist, and industrial hygienist, on the health hazards…
Justin Tyme joins us to discuss his project “I Wore Lipstick,” which invites people of all genders to share their…
Marc Fischer is the administrator of Public Collectors an online archive dedicated to preserving cultural artifacts that…
Listen to Monona Rossol, chemist, artist, and industrial hygienist, speak about the researched dangers of tattoo ink.
Today I read aloud conversations with Mexican Slang and Battles and play music from both. Plus new Dope Body and Barnaby…
Todd Miller joins us to discuss the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates’ immigration policies, as well…
This week we chat with Ann Morgan, who read one book from every country in the world in just one year!
This week for School Week we get ready for the school year, the unofficial start of the year in many ways, by looking…
He was more than just a cowboy. He was the top male motion picture box-office star, 1933-34-35, as selected by Motion…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane begin by taking a look at a list of do's and don'ts for the first week of…
We talk about if comedy and action can mix in Marvel's newest adaptation 'Ant Man' and review the top ten best school…
We talk with your average gym-goer and fitness instructors on the effects of soda on the body when working out.
Michelle Chen joins us to discuss how childcare and early childhood education workers are undervalued and underpaid.…
BTR is heading Back To School, and Sew & Tell’s got the latest looks in campus fashion on today’s show, courtesy…
Part 2 of our interview with Niraj Naik who explains what soda does to the body and healthier alternatives.
Parker Marie Molloy on Caitlyn Jenner, inclusive language around reproductive rights, and what happened with the…
Experimental new teaching methods, DIY schools, and more creativity are all becoming staples in an institution badly in…
This week we get a lesson in expert blog creation with Marko Saric, author behind How To Make My Blog!
Gearing up for my event this Saturday at Fresthetic in Brooklyn. We caught up with store runner Carlos from Classic…
We speak with Niraj Naik, former pharmacist and holistic health practitioner, on the pervasive addiction to sugar…
Today I read aloud a recent interview with Deradoorian. Plus music from Abdu Ali and The Coneheads
Anna Lekas Miller on the Lebanese diaspora, mixed identity as identity, and the Syrian refugee crisis in Lebanon. Also,…
We speak with Anahad O'Connor, NY Times writer on health, diet and nutrition, about his latest article on the details of…
Sarah Jaffe joins us to discuss why politicians are not our friends, a beautiful Guardian essay on how the victors are…
Photographer Meryl Meisler grew up on the South Shore of Long Island, and in the 1970s she began photographing her…
We speak with Marion Nestle, expert nutritionist at NYU, on Coca-Cola funding scientists to shift the blame for obesity…
The dazzling Becky Yamamoto visits George to show off her German accent, talk about her award-winning web series,…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Flower Girl, whom you may have read about recently on BTR. Plus amazing new / old…
Sarah Jeong joins us to discuss her new book The Internet of Garbage, tech, law, and Lenny Kravitz. Also, so much…
This week I give you my top five things that might surprise you about studying abroad plus chat with relocation…
This week for Excess Week we grapple with some mid-August nostalgia whilst getting slightly excited about baseball for…
Marvel and a Wonder is a darkly mesmerizing epic and literary page-turner set at the end of the twentieth century. In…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss the ways in which men and women respond to breakups. They also take…
We review the Argentinian black-comedy 'Wild Tales,' which was nominated for the Best Foreign Film Oscar
We speak with an environmentalist on the EPA disaster in the Colorado river.
Sarah Leonard joins us to discuss the debt crisis in Greece, why austerity doesn’t work but won’t die, and how…
This week’s show is all about Jordan! My guest is sneaker and Air Jordan expert Calvan Fowler, owner of the recently…
We speak with an environmentalist on the recent Gold King Mine defunct that has lead to a massive contamination of the…
Kambri Crews on her community space in Astoria Queens offering “after-school for grown ups,” This American Life…
We speak to a researcher on the influence of satire news, a pharmacist on how to wean off sugary drinks and a video game…
Peace BTR Family. I'm sure you all are aware of the passing of Sean Price. I had a show lined up for today but decided…
The Thursday Mix for August 13, 2015 brings you a brand new album by Wilco. Their latest release and 11th studio album…
Activists discuss some of the greatest polluted waterways in America.
With waves crashing in the background I read aloud the Missed Connections of New York City and pair posts with apropos…
Emily Schorr Lesnick joins us to discuss diversity in comedy, talking about racism as a white person, and teaching…
Part 2 of our interview with Christopher Swain, an activist that has been swimming and advocating for our waterways…
Josh Eidelson joins us to discuss where unions stand so far in the presidential race, Molly has an essay on sports, of…
This week on Art Uncovered I talk with artist Sarah Rothberg. Her virtual reality installation Memory/Place: My House is…
We speak with environmental activist, Christopher Swain, whose been swimming and advocating for our waterways since…
Today I read aloud a conversation with reigning BTR Tune Up artist PWR BTTM. Plus an update on Zula and their summer…
Will Potter joins us to discuss the recent decision ruling Idaho’s AgGag laws unconstitutional, a teacher sues New…
This week I'm teaching you my travel light tree, plus we're chatting urban exploration with Dr. J of Sidewalk Safari!
This week for Happiness Week we lament Kristy’s absence once more as she’s off at Twins’ Fest, run through an…
No substance on earth is as hotly debated as marijuana. Opponents claim it’s dangerous, addictive, carcinogenic, and a…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss how they stay happy. They also review Veronica Chavez's piece…
We give our spin on the Judd Apatow comedy 'Trainwreck' starring Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, and LeBron James
Lara Aknin, professor of psychology at Simon Fraser University whose research focuses on generosity, money and…
Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss Amnesty’s new recommendations to support the human rights of sex workers, and…
It’s Happiness Week here on BTR, and there’s almost nothing in fashion that makes me happier than a beautiful linen…
We hear from Peter Stearns, a professor at George Mason University who researches the historical culture of happiness.
Andrea Grimes joins us to discuss attacks on Planned Parenthood and abortion access in Texas and across the country, the…
Today's podcast looks at the science, history and attributes to happiness.
We're back with another installment On The Avenue. Celebrating my 1 year anniversary of the show and our 10th bday!…
Learning through positive psychologists the ability to balance work-life and happiness.
Today I talk about and play music from Gemma, ThinLips, Aphex Twin, Circuits des Yeux, Fly Anakin, The Cleer Consortium,…
Chepe joins us to discuss reform versus revolution, connecting social movement in the United States to movements in…
We hear part 2 of our interview with Sonja Lyubomirsky on building an architect of sustainable happiness.
Collier Meyerson and Ned Resnikoff join us for the live show.
If you lived in Romania in the 1980s and happened to catch a government sanctioned screening of a foreign film or TV…
Dr. Lyubomirsky speaks with us about her research on developing a science of human happiness.
Only a guest like Jacqueline Novak would have the zest for living that would inspire her to lie, rather than sit, on the…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Evan Stephens Hall of reigning BTR Tune Up artist Pinegrove. Plus a live set from…
A federal judge says the US can continue to hold an accused Taliban member at Guantanamo, NYC millionaires donate…
This week I give you my top five tips for being happy at home, plus chat with world wanderer Mac Fox, who currently…
This week for Buzz Week we do our best to make up for Kristy’s absence with a rapid-fire run through the quick-hits…
Born out of a global expedition fearlessly undertaken by a young woman, Project Animal Farm offers a riveting and…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss The Emotional Bodyguard, a new trope in romcoms. Then, the pair…
Tune in to hear a review of the super creepy Skype horror film "Unfriended" and our list of the most buzz-worthy flicks!
Uber is getting a lot of heat for it's aggressive disregard for the existing yellow cabbies, but how are they treating…
Alexis Goldstein on financial regulation, two animal rights activists are charged as terrorists under a terrible 2006…
This week’s guests are the curator’s behind one of this year’s buzziest fashion exhibits, The Museum at FIT’s…
We hear from the New York Taxi Workers Alliance on their strategy to fight Uber.
New York Magazine puts 35 women who have accused Cosby of rape on their cover, the Trump show continues unabated, and…
We learn about the science behind deja vu, 3D printed Donald Trump butt-plugs and a Wet Hot Brooklyn Summer talent show…
Celebrating our 10th birthday this year we hit the rewind button to when I had a very interesting conversation with…
Javaid Tariq, NYC yellow cab driver of more than 20 years, struggles to maintain his only source of income in face of…
Today I read aloud interviews with A Winged Victory For The Sullen and Ava Luna. In between I play songs from both.
Indiana authorities shut down a holographic performance of Chief Keef, Cleveland police pepper spray activists outside a…
Part II with Sarah Lacy focuses on the questionable morals of Uber's culture in impacting the larger culture of Silicon…
A deputy sheriff’s lies lead to a SWAT raid that injured a baby with a flashbang, NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo's has…
This week on Art Uncovered I sit down with artist Eileen Maxson. Her new solo show at Microscope gallery in Bushwick is…
Sarah Lacy, founder and editor of PandoDaily, speaks with us about the cautionary culture of Uber as one of Silicon…
Today I read aloud a conversation with Jeanette Wall of Miscreant Records (courtesy of Jess Goulart). Plus music from…
Jesse Myerson joins us to discuss the reasons why Bernie Sanders should run as a proper Socialist, a white man commits a…
This week we chat with one of my all-time favorite travel writers and winner of last year's National Geographic Traveler…
This week for Roots Week we hear about Kory’s trip north and Kristy’s surfing adventures, run through a packed…
What if you woke up with the alarming suspicion that you were being watched?
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane celebrate the show’s two-year anniversary. The episode begins with a…
We go back to our roots this week with a review of one of our favorite comedies 'Forgetting Sarah Marshall'
We hear the ideas of a re-imagined city that cares better for the soil, ecosystem and environment.
Maya Schenwar on Obama's prison visit and mass incarceration, an essay by Lindy West on being a fat bride, and listener…
This week’s guest will help you put your best fashion foot forward, with a little help from the stars! Kimberly Peta…
We hear part 2 of our interview with Starhawk, author and permaculture designer and teacher and director at Earth…
New disturbing video in the Sandra Bland case, state guidelines for how schools should protect trans students, Obama's…
Today we learn and ask: What are the roots that make us who we are and sustain us?
Celebrating the release of the homie Maticulous LP and release party this Saturday! I'm playing all joint by Maticulous…
We hear from Starhawk, author and permaculture designer and teacher and director at Earth Activist training.
Today I read aloud an in-depth piece with Thundercat and play music of his both new and old including work with Flying…
A website that facilitates affairs gets hacked, Gen Wesley Clark calls for a new round of internment camps, efforts to…
DJ Wynn matches the summer heat with steamy numbers from Gypsophilia, Fantastic Tchico, Helado Negro, and Sekou Kouyate.
Today we hear part 2 of our interview with Claudia Joseph on perma-design techniques and it's importance in an urban…
Black Lives Matter protesters interrupt Bernie Sanders and Martin O'Malley at NetRoots, Gawker posts and then retracts a…
Michael Kamber is a veteran photojournalist and founder of the Bronx Documentary Center. His is also co-curator of the…
Founder and Director of New York Permaculture Exchange, Claudia Joseph, talks with us about permaculture and sustainable…
The fashionably bespectacled and hilarious Luke Thayer swings through the Spit Take Comedy studios to chat with George…
Today I read aloud a conversation with reigning BTR Tune Up Artist Heat. Plus new music from Rsmg and La Luz.
Early thoughts on the shooting at two military offices in Chattanooga, Tennessee, Angela Merkel makes a Palestinian girl…
This week for Reality Week Kristy tells us about covering the Women’s World Cup parade in New York City, we fail…
For more than 25 years, Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader has helped readers amazing things they didn’t know (and amazing…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane begin by discussing the recent addition of verified profiles to Tinder.…
We review the Australian thriller 'Strangerland' starring Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving, and Joseph Fiennes
The discussion gets into the complex cultural tensions in the neighborhood of Brooklyn and importance of public debate.
Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss the escape of drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, Molly's new piece about…
When you think about most reality TV shows these days, it seems as though there’s very little “reality” involved.…
We hear part 2 of our interview with Olasov on elevating civic conversation in Brooklyn with Brooklyn Public Philosophy.…
Katie Klabusich joins us to discuss the efforts to affirmatively protect abortion rights, a doctored video of Planned…
We speak with a master-concerto, an astrologer and a poet about how our passions help dictate the reality of the world…
Special summer edition today. All the dope track from Pete Rock's Petestrumentals collection. Celebrating the newly…
We speak with Ian Olasov, the founder of Brooklyn Public Philosophy, on bridging academia and public philosophy.
Today I play a somewhat random selection of snippets from over 10 years of recordings at BTR
Ali Gharib joins us to discuss the historic Iran nuclear deal, the US military takes steps to allow trans people to…
Part two of our interview with Jonah Minkoff-Zern brings to light the realities that public debate has in terms of…
Frontline's Edward Watts joins us to discuss his new documentary Escaping ISIS, the American Federation of Teachers…
Artist Danielle DeJesus was born and raised in Bushwick. About ten years ago, when she was in high school, she realized…
We speak with Jonah Minkoff-Zern, co-director of Public Citizen’s Democracy Is for People campaign.
Today I read aloud a conversation with reigning BTR Tune Up artist Scout Boys. Plus music and a look at a Amara Toure.
Above-board weed delivery comes to California, Greece takes steps toward austerity, debating Hillary Clinton's brand of…
This week for Birthday Week we break down and celebrate the US Women’s World Cup victory, discuss history and…
Twenty-one-year-old Lizzie Adler had everything a young woman could want: she was beautiful, bright, and had both a…
This week on the Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss the upswing in babies given gender neutral names. Then, the pair…
We review the not-so-special new Disney flick 'Tomorrowland' starring George Clooney and talk the best and worst reality…
Part two of our interview with the host of Shanghai Mermaids in NYC leads to a discussion on the reflective enjoyment of…
Jeff Sharlet on a police killing on Skid Row in LA, FBI director Jim Comey testifies before the Senate Intelligence…
**Encore broadcast, originally aired on 4/22/11** Ever wondered what the world would be like without clothes? This week…
We speak with a woman who has managed to host extravagant, underground parties throughout NYC.
New York City will offer non-bail options for non-violent offenses rather than sending every arrestee to Rikers,…
We talk with the founder of the Leap Year Day Society, BTR's Jess Goulart about birthdays abroad, and Isabel Allende…
It's Birthday Week here at BreakThru Today so today we will feature the show where our friend to station from Video…
We speak with an 81 year-old yoga instructor who has been flexing her limbs for years to retain youth.
Today DJ Patrick K and DJ Wynn drop in to reminisce about 10 years of BTR Yesterday
Parents share their experiences with Success Academy, US law enforcement agencies have a shady relationship with a…
Part two of our interview with Isabel Allende gives us a perspective in how attitude and health have the greatest impact…
Greek voters reject austerity in weekend referendum, the ed reform origins of stressing grit and perseverance in…
In Japan 3/11 refers to the earthquake, tsunami and meltdown off the Fukishima nuclear power plant that occurred on …
We speak with Isabel Allende, a Chilean writer who has given speeches about living more passionate lives as people age.
Comedian Abbi Crutchfield takes a break from her hosting gig at People Now to fill George in on her favorite celebrity…
Today DJ Patrick K and DJ Madalyn drop in to reminisce on 10 years of BTR
The UK government has admitted to spying on Amnesty International, less weigh on standardized tests meaning more…
This week for Made in the USA Week we discuss all, or at least what interests us, of the sports happenings in the world,…
Before he collided with a limousine, Gabriel, an Anna’s hummingbird with a head and throat cloaked in iridescent…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane analyze a new app called Binder that facilitates breakups. Then, the pair…
We review Paul Feig's action-comedy film 'Spy' starring Melissa McCarthy, Jason Statham, Jude Law, and Rose Byrne
We speak with Matt Schultz, founder of the Generator, a manufacturing hub for artists and large-scale architecture.
JW Mason joins us to discuss the on-going financial chaos in Greece, the fight for marriage equality for people with…
Few things are more iconic in the history of American fashion than the denim jean. First assembled for miners in 1853 by…
We are looking into Part 2 of our interview with Steven Barrison about the specific policy work being made to support…
The US remains vague on the status of a detained ISIS widow, Cuomo and de Blasio trade barbs over control of city…
Can we produce more within the borders of our country, or is sourcing from other countries part of an inevitable economy…
Setting off 4th of July weekend with new tracks and out guest Sharee Graham from Inside Wire Sports. The NBA free agency…
We talk with the Small Business Congress on how they are working to develop more domestic jobs in New York City.
Today I read aloud an interview with Main Attrakionz and play songs off their new album 808s and Dark Grapes III. Also…
The Supreme Court rules that unreliable drugs can still be used to execute death row inmates, data mining children,…
Today we continue our conversation with Willy Shih on the paradigm shift of US manufacturing into highly technical…
Frontline's Karen O'Connor joins us to discuss her new documentary Growing Up Trans, two New York Times columnists write…
This week on the show, artist Jessamyn Lovell talks about photography, surveillance and what it was like tracking down…
We will be speaking with Harvard professor, Willy Shih on his perspective and skepticism in the urge to bring…
Today I read aloud an interview with reigning BTR Tune Up Artist Gizem Gokoglu and play some of her original…
Moira Meltzer-Cohen and William Eric Waters of Just Info join us to discuss how they're providing legal information to…
DJ Wynn takes this mix on the road with hiking music from Fleet Foxes, smooth horns from Menahan Street Band, Arcade…
This week for Fan Week we recap a fun, wild weekend of sports, turn the page into summer and slow down and try to get…
Cam Scott resents his mother for uprooting him from his home in Ottawa and relocating to Vientiane, Laos, and is…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane begin by discussing this piece on feminism from The Mary Sue. Then, the two…
This week we review Pixar's new animated film 'Inside Out,' with voice-overs from Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Bill…
Today we wrap up the week understanding the instability Puerto Rico faces throughout these challenges.
Today we wrap up the week understanding the instability Puerto Rico faces throughout these challenges.
The ACLU argues for more drone memos before the appeals court in lower Manhattan, Obama backs off his promise to move…
It’s Fan Week here on BTR, and this week’s guest is truly fan-tastic! (Sorrynotsorry). Holly Shortall is an…
We look at the crippling dependence of Puerto Rico on US currency and goods.
We look at the crippling dependence of Puerto Rico on US currency and goods.
Collier Meyerson joins us to discuss her reporting from Charleston, Gov Andrew Cuomo fails to raise the age in New York,…
What are some of the ways that fans take their reverence to the next level, to further not only themselves but to bring…
Back On The Ave. today!!! So much to talk about in the world we will do our best to cover it. The racial divide…
Today on we hear about the history of US colonization and why freeing Oscar Rivera is so monumental.
Today on we hear about the history of US colonization and why freeing Oscar Rivera is so monumental.
Today I read aloud words from John Dwyer and play songs off the new Damaged Bug album, Hot Cold Plumbs. Plus music from…
South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley calls for state legislators to bring down the Confederate flag, Obama's interview on…
Today we hear stories of Puerto Rican war veterans fighting for the US without representation.
Today we hear stories of Puerto Rican war veterans fighting for the US without representation.
Frontline's Andres Cediel joins us to discuss his documentary Rape on the Night Shift, catching up on the shooting in…
Carla Gannis, The Garden of Emoji Delights, 2015 This week on the show, Brooklyn multi-media artist Carla Gannis…
Today on we hear from protesters in front the UN asking for the release of Oscar Rivera and the independence of Puerto…
Today on we hear from protesters in front the UN asking for the release of Oscar Rivera and the independence of Puerto…
Shalewa Sharpe drops in at Spit Take Comedy to talk about 90's slang, record store sexism, and recording her new live…
Today I read aloud interviews with Winstons and Four Tet and play music from both
Julia Carrie Wong joins us to discuss the on-demand economy, a report from Amnesty International finds that not a single…
This week for Relationship Week we talk Stanley Cup and NBA Finals, squeeze in whatever else is going on in the sports…
In this powerful debut novel, three American soldiers haunted by their actions in Afghanistan, search for absolution and…
This week is a special one here on BTR as it's Relationship Week. The Hash hosts Molly and Dane begin by discussing…
Feminism, genetic engineering, and Chris Pratt being a badass? Check out our review of 'Jurassic World!'
Today we finish our week-long investigation into fracking with a conversation with Dr. Ingraffea about a greener…
The top AQAP commander is killed in a US air strike, Israel's weird video criticizing foreign media's coverage of Gaza,…
Some iconic fashion labels have couples at the helm - Kate Spade, Calvin Klein, and The Row, just to name a few - and…
We hear from Dr. Anthony Ingraffea, a civil and environmental engineer who examines the environmental detriment of shale…
Ned Resnikoff joins us to discuss class war in Iceland, the relative danger of right-wing terrorism compared with…
Today on Third Eye we are looking specifically into the relationship of old-time nostalgia with some of our favorite…
This week we feature DJ/Producer the great KERRI CHANDLER!! Timeless classic and new music will be featured today!…
Today we get an inside perspective of worker conditions and safety on oil rigs and fracking sites.
Today I read aloud an interview with Hudson Mohawke and play songs off his new album Lantern. Plus new songs from…
More on Rachel Dolezal, and listener mail on the history of the word gender and deadname.
We end on a discussion about how the EPA and other oil companies are working to undermine the hazardous effects.
David Banks on Reddit banning a disparaging subreddit, and thoughts on Rachel Dolezal.
Sharon Shattuck's father came out as transgender and changed her name to Trisha when Sharon was in middle school. As a…
Today we look into the work of NYPIRG in helping to ban fracking in New York State.
Today I play music and read aloud conversations with Concrete Waves. Plus music and banter about Paper Gates. Then a…
We devote the hour to listener mail. That's it. Nothing but listener mail.
Monday's Mix features new music from Wild Yaks, Hudson Mohawke, Cayucas, and FFS.
This week for Rain Week we are thrilled to have Kristy back with us with a new slew of adventures to tell us about as we…
Allan Ageman is a highly dedicated and ethical professional leader with the ability to quickly and effectively implement…
This week on The Hash, Molly and Dane begin by discussing tests for female representation in media. The tests were…
We review 'Tangerine'--the first film ever to be shot only using iPhones! We also interview Moondog Labs, who made it…
Today on the Daily Beat we wrap it up learning about the humanitarian art of journalism and it's ability to build a…
Cora Currier joins us to discuss the powerful friends of David Petraeus, initial thoughts on the case of Usaama Rahim,…
Rain, rain, don’t go away! This week’s Sew & Tell guest will have you hoping for the next drizzly day: Yurika…
Today on the Daily Beat we continue to discuss the benefits and disadvantages of freelance work and the importance of…
FBI intrusion into defense teams at Guantanamo further delays the 9/11 trial, an education reform spokesperson says…
There’s a lot more than meets the eye behind something we take for granted like rain and we’re about to tune our…
Today On The Avenue we welcome back our sports reporter Sharee Graham from Inside Wire Sports. Will the Cavs rule over…
Today on the Daily Beat, we discuss some of the blurred boundaries of journalism in the technological age.
Today I read aloud interviews and play music from Lotic, Winstons, Chazz French and Jamaican Queens
Mychal Denzel Smith joins us to discuss a recent video of Dallas police assaulting black teenagers at a pool party, and…
Today on the Daily Beat Molly Knefel discusses her work in writing about the US juvenile justice system and how to use…
Mychal Denzel Smith joins us to discuss a recent video of Dallas police assaulting black teenagers at a pool party, and…
In his book, Disappearance of Darkness: Photography at the End of the Analog Age, Robert Burley documents the…
On today's episode, we dissect some of the in-depth reporting that has beat the odds by the day's journalistic…
The sharply dressed and sharp witted Colin Burgess pays a visit to Spit Take Comedy to chat with George about his…
Today I read aloud interviews with Babewatch and No Joy and play songs from both
It's the two year anniversary of the Edward Snowden revelations, a ridiculous New York Times debate on whether police…
DJ Wynn has new music from Eternal Summers and Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin, along with pleas to go outside…
This week for Throwback Week we run through a timeless quick-hits, look ahead to the summer of sports nearly upon us,…
PHOEBE TROUP - I was at an all-dayer gig recently, and as is usual with these things, they often involve sitting through…
Today he is the inspiration for fiction adaptations, blockbuster movies, hit television shows, raucous Twitter banter,…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss a 'Cosmo' piece on how to get a boyfriend. Then, the pair analyzes a…
Is 'Mad Max - Fury Road' a feminist conspiracy or a kickass action movie? Tune in for our review!
Today's break down: We wrap up our week-long discussion with Steven Weinberg on the future of the evolving modern…
Faiza Patel joins us to discuss the recently approved NSA reform known as the Freedom Act, class trumps ability when it…
It’s Throwback Week on the station, and no one does vintage style better than the late, great Mad Men. In honor of the…
Today's break down: We hear about the complicated interplay of science and religion during the scientific revolution by…
Mike Konczal joins us to discuss the war on higher education and the new rules for the economy, the USA Freedom Act…
This week we look at nostalgia and vintage nods to yesteryear in a generation that seeks the past to define the…
Today is a special 10th year of BTR Today show as we dig into the very first On The Avenue Show. I went in the Wayne Ski…
Today's break down: We learn about the scientific methods of the golden age of Alexandria compared with New York City.
Today I talk about, play music from and read interview excerpts with Friendzone, Jesse Futerman and Gnod
Dave Zirin joins us to discuss the ongoing FIFA scandal and the reelection of Sepp Blatter, Molly's latest story on how…
Today's break down: Steven Weinberg speaks about some of the greatest ideas we had to "unlearn" in order to develop the…
Murtaza Hussain of The Intercept and Danny Gold of Vice join us for our latest Radio Dispatch Live, in which we talk…
My guest this week is Antwerp-based photographer Jan Kempenaers. Jan broke out on the photography scene in 2010 when he…
Today's break down: Steven Weinberg begins us on a the journey of human scientific thought with the pre-socratic era of…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Fireships, Pink Siifu, Mieux and Knxwledge
Jamil Smith joins us to discuss the rampant police abuse in Ohio, going beyond the simplistic reactions to trigger…
This week for Vacation Week we welcome the unofficial start of summer, run through some quick hits and ask if it…
Before his life went totally off the rails, Patrick O’Neil was living the punk rock dream, working at San…
This week on The Hash, hosts Molly and Dane discuss a 'Cosmo' article about significant others and social media. Then,…
Find out why we're terrified by haunted mirrors in our review of the new horror movie 'Oculus' (available on Netflix)
Today's break down: Listen in to Sara Chipps, developer and entrepreneur creating interactive jewelry with LED lights…
Jason Leopold joins us to discuss his latest stories on the CIA's internal torture report, Molly trolls herself with…
Haven’t you heard? Hemp is the new cotton! It’s Vacation Week on BTR, and this week’s guest has designed the…
Today's break down: We hear from women CEOs on starting their own tech and media companies despite obstacles.
John's latest story from Beirut on the LGBT Syrian refugees who often wait months or years for asylum in a third…
What ways can we take a break from the daily grind and lose ourselves to a sense of vacation with new adventures?
Welcome to super producer/remixer Dennis Ferrer edition. With timeless house & dance music songs today we feature…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are checking out all things digital and tech at The Internet Week Festival.
Today I poll some of my fellow DJs & co-workers at BTR about what kind of music they fancy whilst on vacation. Plus…
John's first major story from Beirut examines the crisis of Syrians born in Lebanon without proper identification and…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are checking out all things digital and tech at The Internet Week Festival.
Frontline's Martin Smith joins us to discuss his new documentary on the Obama administration's response to the Syrian…
When photographer Patrick Gookin moved to Los Angeles he found himself spending a lot of time in the car. Driving to…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are checking out all things digital and tech at The Internet Week Festival.
The charming comedian and writer Alison Leiby swings by the Spit Take Comedy studio to discuss her self-help parody…
Today In le Den a special 114 minute mix of music for Memorial Day
Alexis Goldstein joins us to discuss the negotiated plea deal that will keep individual bankers out of jail despite…
BTR Sports with Sam, Kory and Kristy is a sports show focusing on more than just the results and Brett Favre. Each week…
Why would we ever want to prohibit literature from young people? Rather than banning books and the written word in our…
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane begin by taking a look at an AskMen piece called “Confronting Male…
We review the Tribeca Premiere of 'The Adderall Diaries' starring James Franco, Amber Heard, Ed Harris, and Christian…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at New York's next healthcare revolution with technology, digitization…
Jeff Abbott joins us to discuss protest and corruption in Guatemala, five international banks plead guilty to felonies…
What if you could wear your favorite yoga pants to work, and still look beautifully polished, professional, and…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at New York's next healthcare revolution with technology, digitization…
The increasingly revised history of the build up to the war on Iraq, restorative justice in NYC schools, and listener…
What are some of the people, items, events, and even ideas that are being casted away from the mainstream?
On with Sharee Graham of Inside Wire Sports. A lot of surprises in sports!!!
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at New York's next healthcare revolution with technology, digitization…
Today I talk about, play music from and read interview excerpts with Faith No More
Obama plans to limit transfer of some military weapons to local police departments, belated thoughts on the Tsarnaev…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at New York's next healthcare revolution with technology, digitization…
Frontline's Michael Kirk joins us to discuss his new documentary on secrecy and torture, ISIS captures a key city in…
Jonathan Monaghan makes short films that combine high end computer animation, with surreal and fantastical scenes drawn…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at New York's next healthcare revolution with technology, digitization…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Shamir and reigning BTR Tune Up artist Sick of…
Families respond to Hillary Clinton's criticism of mass incarceration, Jeb Bush waffles on Iraq war, and Marco Rubio…
BTR Sports with Sam, Kory and Kristy is a sports show focusing on more than just the results and clichés. Each week we…
Through historical data, typewritten letters, chapter challenges and personal accounts, The Joy of Missing Out, leads us…
This week, DJs Molly and Dane talk about awkward situations and how to survive them. They also discuss stay at home…
We review the harrowing suicide tale 'Bridgend' and interview 'Game of Thrones' actress Hannah Murray and director Jeppe…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of…
Thoughts on Sy Hersh's blockbuster account of the untold story of the raid that killed Osama bin Laden, a tech castle is…
This week, I’m honored to have as my guest Kelly Holmes, founder of Native Max, the first fashion magazine focused on…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of…
John is back from Beirut, and listener mail.
Today we learn about hazardous waterways, sleep patterns and modes of thinking that form some of the greatest dangers…
Today our guest is Kyah Baby!!!!!!!
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Kamasi Washington and Jacco Gardner. Also new music…
Page May joins us to discuss the Chicago Torture reparations package, Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss the labor…
This Worldwide Hour features Nigerian saxophonist Peter King, the DIY street group Staff Benda Bilili from the…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We are looking at violence and the city and investigating the nature and effects of…
David E. Hoffman joins us to discuss Fronline's upcoming documentary “The Trouble with Chicken.” Also, a listener…
In the 1960s singer Ros Serey Sothea was one of the biggest stars in Cambodia. In those days the capital Phnom Penh was…
This week theme on the Daily Beat we are looking at violence and the city--investigating the nature and effects of…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Sweet Spirit and Radicalfashion. Plus live music I…
John joins us from Beirut to discuss his visit to an art therapy program for teen refugees, the New York Times exposes…
George invites funny dude and overall great guy Jason Saenz to Spit Take Comedy to show off his new desk and classic…
BTR Sports with Sam, Kory and Kristy is a sports show focusing on more than just the results and clichés. Each week we…
The Turners have lived on Yarrow Street for over fifty years. Their house has seen thirteen children grown and…
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane begin by discussing FOMO and how it pertains to their personal romantic lives.…
We review the Michael Fassbender western 'Slow West' and feature an exclusive Tribeca red carpet interview with the…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We take a look at the FOMO phenomenon from people on the streets as well as experts…
Katharine Heller joins us for an impromptu Friday Funday to discuss bartending, storytelling, and New York's most…
Fashion is driven by FOMO, but true personal style is usually more about a strong sense of identity and self-confidence…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We take a look at the FOMO phenomenon from people on the streets as well as experts…
Ryan Devereaux joins us to discuss his two part story on 43 disappeared students in Mexico, and John skypes from Beirut…
Tune in as we break down what FOMO really is about and talk with experts on its psychological implications.
Starting off the The Month of may With the fight of the century recap and the NFL Draft winners and losers. You know how…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We take a look at the FOMO phenomenon from people on the streets as well as experts…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Hop Along, Wati Heru and Kashaka and Bitchin Bajas
Ben Ramos joins us to discuss Puerto Rican political prisoner Oscar Lopez Rivera, John Oliver covers standardized…
This week theme on the Daily Beat: We take a look at the FOMO phenomenon from people on the streets as well as experts…
Dan Edge joins us to discuss his new Frontline documentary Outbreak about the Ebola crisis, John skypes in from Beruit,…
Artist Tuur Van Balen is interested in the grey areas between art and science, biology and technology, mass production…
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the FOMO phenomenon from people on the streets as well as experts in the…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from Ultimate Painting, Saun & Starr and Bitchin…
Bill de Blasio tells New York protesters to listen to the police, the second prisoner in the Freddie Gray van speaks…
BTR Sports with Sam, Kory and Kristy is a sports show focusing on more than just the results and clichés. Each week we…
We struggle to manage complexity every day. We follow intricate diets to lose weight, juggle multiple remotes to operate…
This week on The Hash, DJs Molly and Dane delve into the recent news surrounding Bruce Jenner’s gender identity. Then,…
We review the new Jennifer Aniston movie 'Cake' and feature an exclusive interview with Arianna Huffington
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political…
New York City takes to the streets in solidarity with Baltimore, Baltimore police claim that Freddie Gray injured…
This week, my guest is Amy Roiland, the multi-talented blogger/designer/photographer/stylist/PR whiz/entrepreneur behind…
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political…
Bryce Covert and Sarah Jaffe join us for our live show to discuss the fight for a living wage, the uprisings in…
Tune in today to learn about the frontiers of being nerdy with Jedi-masters, literary enthusiasts and the science of…
Today I will speak on what's happening with the young people, police brutality and what I think can help.
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political…
Today I talk about, read interview excerpts with and play music from lee (asano+ryuhei), Maxo and Torres
Residents of Baltimore take to the streets to protest the police killing of Freddie Gray, and Molly's new story on how…
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political…
Parker Molloy joins us to discuss Diane Sawyer's interview with Bruce Jenner, protests continue in Baltimore following…
This week's show is dedicated to my Mum, and my friend Patrick Salt Ryan. My Mum died a few weeks ago. Patrick died a…
Photographer Tessa Traeger has been using a trove of victorian glass negatives to create her new project The Chemistry…
This week on the Daily Beat we take a look at the breakthrough investigations from across the globe on political…
The hilarious Nick Naney drops by and helps instigate the filthiest installment of Spit Take Comedy yet! Nothing is off…
Today I talk about, play music from and read interview excerpts with Richie Quake, Kamasi Washington, Annabel (lee) and…
Jesse Myerson joins us to discuss how to cope when liberals get angry about protests inconveniencing them, Saudi halts…
BTR Sports with Sam, Kory and Kristy is a sports show focusing on more than just the results and clichés. Each week we…
Wakefield spent years living in squatted buildings in Europe and New York and brings firsthand knowledge to Sid’s…
This week, The Hash covers how to stay friends after paychecks diverge, five ways our friends influence us, and what we…
For our first Tribeca Film Festival flick we review the road-trip drama 'Shut Up and Drive' and interview the director…
This week on the Daily Beat we look at Tribeca Film Institute's Interactive Summit for 2015 and the immersive, new…
Germany's role at the center of the US drone campaigns, and listener mail.
It’s Climate Change Week here on BTR, and I’m delighted to have Catherine Young, the innovative designer, artist and…
This week on the Daily Beat we look at Tribeca Film Institute's Interactive Summit for 2015 and the immersive, new…
Gideon Oliver joins us to discuss policing in de Blasio's New York, Jonathan Chait has no idea how charter schools work,…
Tune in to Third Eye for Climate Week as we look at the science of hurricanes, solar energy and the secrets held in a…
We are back with Inside Wire Sports Sharee Graham!! NBA Playoffs time! Who's going to the chip? Will Tim Tebow finally…
This week on the Daily Beat we look at Tribeca Film Institute's Interactive Summit for 2015 and the immersive, new…
Today I talk about and play music from Palberta, Nicholas Nicholas, Baby Birds Don't Drink Milk, Knxwledge, Tyondai…
Melissa Gira Grant joins us to discuss how a tech start up appears to be helping cops investigate sex workers, the cop…