Podcast

Episode 8: “The 2020 Elections”

Photo by Adam Schultz Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts In the wake of the 2020 Elections, Max sits down with a panel of NUPR contributors to discuss the results and implications of the elections. Alex Jarecki, Stephanie Luiz, Noah Colbert, and Taraneh Azar address questions about why the election turned out […]

Episode 7: “A Conservative Approach to Health Care” with Stephanie Luiz

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts This week, Max and Ariana talk with Magazine Editor Stephanie Luiz about the conservative approach to the American healthcare system. They discuss some of the issues with implementing Medicare for All, the role of markets in medical innovation, and conservative healthcare policy recommendations. They also discuss […]

Episode 6: “Choosing America’s Mayor” with Julian Fuchsberg

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts This week, Max talks with Julian Fuchsberg, one of the NUPR magazine editors, about the 2021 New York City Mayoral Election.  They discuss some of the Democratic and Republican contenders as well as the relationship between city politics and national politics.  Julian also shares some of […]

Episode 5: “Mail-in Democracy” with Alex Jarecki

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts This week, Max talks with Alex Jarecki, one of the magazine editors at NUPR, about some of the major barriers to voting and participating in American democracy both historically and specifically in 2020.  They discuss some of the challenges regarding voting in 2020 as well as […]

Episode 4: “Trouble in the East China Sea” with Rintaro Nishimura

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts This week, Max talks with Rintaro Nishimura, one of the co-managing editors at NUPR, about the tensions between China and Japan over the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea. They explore the history of these islands as well as recent actions taken by Japan and […]

Episode 3: “Death by Overwork” with Beza Zenebe

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts This week, Max talks with Beza Zenebe, one of the co-managing editors at NUPR, about confounding problem of overwork in Japan and the rest of the world. We discuss why western media often fixates on overwork in Japan and discuss some potential solutions. […]

Episode 2: “The Senate” with Alex Jarecki

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts Bryan and Alex sat down (pre-social distancing) to discuss some of the competitive Senate races coming up this year. In Part 1, the races in Alabama, Arizona, Michigan, and Maine are previewed. Due to the time between recording and publishing, some of the […]

Episode 1: “LGBTQ Rights and the Supreme Court” with Alex Jarecki

Listen and subscribe to our podcast: Via Spotify | Via Apple Podcasts Bryan and Alex sit down to talk about Alex’s article “Legally Sanctioned Discrimination? The Supreme Court Case and LGBT Employees’ Rights”. They discuss the potential rulings and consequences of upcoming Supreme Court cases, mainly the Title VII cases about sex-based employment discrimination against […]