17 episodes

Tali Farhadian Weinstein is a candidate to become the next District Attorney of Manhattan. She believes in building a criminal justice system driven by empathy, humility, and accountability. But how? She’ll start by listening.On Hearing, Tali - a veteran of the Obama Justice Department and former General Counsel to the Brooklyn District Attorney - hosts expansive, thoughtful conversations with policy experts, journalists, and community members. Her guests come from a wide range of backgrounds, but they are all engaged in the battle for a more progressive justice system, one that balances safety and fairness and delivers on equity. Tali believes that leaders listen. Each episode of Hearing welcomes you into her thought process as her campaign and perspective evolve. It’s a new kind of political podcast, where listeners will hear a candidate using her prosecutorial instincts to ask the right questions, and share the answers. Criminal justice reform isn’t theoretical - it’s an urgent project with real consequences. Tali invites you to join her as she carves a path to a fair and fearless future.  Visit taliforda.com for more information. Paid for by New Yorkers for Tali.

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Tali Farhadian Weinstein is a candidate to become the next District Attorney of Manhattan. She believes in building a criminal justice system driven by empathy, humility, and accountability. But how? She’ll start by listening.On Hearing, Tali - a veteran of the Obama Justice Department and former General Counsel to the Brooklyn District Attorney - hosts expansive, thoughtful conversations with policy experts, journalists, and community members. Her guests come from a wide range of backgrounds, but they are all engaged in the battle for a more progressive justice system, one that balances safety and fairness and delivers on equity. Tali believes that leaders listen. Each episode of Hearing welcomes you into her thought process as her campaign and perspective evolve. It’s a new kind of political podcast, where listeners will hear a candidate using her prosecutorial instincts to ask the right questions, and share the answers. Criminal justice reform isn’t theoretical - it’s an urgent project with real consequences. Tali invites you to join her as she carves a path to a fair and fearless future.  Visit taliforda.com for more information. Paid for by New Yorkers for Tali.

    For This You Were Born (w/ Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum)

    For This You Were Born (w/ Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum)

    For our season finale, Rabbi Sharon Kleinbaum tells Tali about her lifelong commitment to justice through non-violent protest, and bringing the lessons of the AIDS crisis to our city's post-pandemic healing process.
    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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    Using the Law to Combat Hate (w/ Robbie Kaplan)

    Using the Law to Combat Hate (w/ Robbie Kaplan)

    For decades, attorney Robbie Kaplan has been at the center of legal battles around issues like white supremacy, marriage equality, sexual assault, and domestic violence. This week, she joins Tali for an expansive discussion about the capacity of the law to help push the cultural conversation forward.
    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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    Let the World Split Open (w/ Tanya Selvaratnam)

    Let the World Split Open (w/ Tanya Selvaratnam)

    In 2018, Tanya Selvaratnam was one of four women to accuse former New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman of assault and abuse, prompting his abrupt resignation. This week, Tanya talks to Tali about her new memoir, Assume Nothing, which addresses complex questions about truth, accountability, and the shortcomings of the criminal justice system when it comes to intimate partner violence. You can order Tanya's book here.

    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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    More Progress on More Issues (w/ Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand)

    More Progress on More Issues (w/ Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand)

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand joins Tali for a frank discussion of the perils and opportunities of female leadership - and why she believes the opportunity for women to galvanize progress on big policy initiatives has never been brighter.

    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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    Barry Scheck's Police Reform Moonshot (w/ Barry Scheck)

    Barry Scheck's Police Reform Moonshot (w/ Barry Scheck)

    Almost thirty years ago, Barry Scheck and his colleagues at the Innocence Project ushered in a new era of criminal justice reform with their pioneering work in DNA analysis. This week, Barry sits down with Tali to discuss his latest vision for using science to increase public safety: bringing big data to police reform.

    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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    Progressive Prosecutors Are Good Prosecutors (w/ Eric Holder)

    Progressive Prosecutors Are Good Prosecutors (w/ Eric Holder)

    Former US Attorney General Eric Holder joins Tali for a candid conversation about being a pugnacious kid in New York City, the fight for a truly representative democracy, and what it's like to feel "unplugged."

    This podcast is paid for by New Yorkers for Tali. To learn more about Tali's campaign for Manhattan DA, please visit http://taliforda.com.
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Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
78 Ratings

78 Ratings

spazy831 ,

Informative & Powerful

This podcast is thoughtful, interesting and well-produced. I’m hoping more episodes come out soon.

M Rastegar ,

Engaging and Inspiring

A refreshing and thought-provoking podcast. Beautiful illuminates the personal story of Tali Farhadian Weinstein and the relationship between that history, the broader immigrant experience, and American history, while also looking to the future. Highly recommended to all.

Big S from CT ,

Great podcast from candidate forDA

Informative and enjoyable!

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