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From LeverNews.com — Lever Time is the flagship podcast from the investigative news outlet The Lever. It’s a political commentary show done in the classic style of morning radio — but, like, better. And smarter. And hopefully funnier.

Hosted by award-winning journalist, Oscar-nominated writer, and Bernie Sanders' 2020 speechwriter David Sirota, Lever Time features exclusive reporting from The Lever’s newsroom, high-profile guest interviews, expert analysis from the sharpest minds in media, and biting political comedy.

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From LeverNews.com — Lever Time is the flagship podcast from the investigative news outlet The Lever. It’s a political commentary show done in the classic style of morning radio — but, like, better. And smarter. And hopefully funnier.

Hosted by award-winning journalist, Oscar-nominated writer, and Bernie Sanders' 2020 speechwriter David Sirota, Lever Time features exclusive reporting from The Lever’s newsroom, high-profile guest interviews, expert analysis from the sharpest minds in media, and biting political comedy.

Stop — Lever Time.

    Who Fact Checks The Fact Checkers? (We Do)

    Who Fact Checks The Fact Checkers? (We Do)

    On this week’s Lever Time: David discusses a recent Lever scoop; breaks down the CHIPS Act; and interviews a progressive Dem in a red state.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Who Do Democrats Actually Work For?

    Who Do Democrats Actually Work For?

    On this week’s Lever Time: The Lever’s staff discuss Dems’ commitment to private equity; the “never-ending war on the woke;” and they interview Harvard economist Jason Furman.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    This One Election Could End Democracy (also, Susan Sarandon On Being Liberals' Scapegoat)

    This One Election Could End Democracy (also, Susan Sarandon On Being Liberals' Scapegoat)

    On this week’s Lever Time: David breaks down Dems’ surprise climate bill; discusses the importance of the Pennsylvania governor’s race; and speaks with actor and activist Susan Sarandon.

    • 1 hr 36 min
    How Corporations Can Put You In Jail (feat. Steven Donziger)

    How Corporations Can Put You In Jail (feat. Steven Donziger)

    On this week’s Lever Time: David discusses Biden’s climate inaction; explores the history of nuclear energy; and interviews human rights attorney and ex-Chevron prisoner Steven Donziger.

    • 1 hr 3 min
    Chris Smalls Is Having A #HotLaborSummer (feat. Chris Smalls)

    Chris Smalls Is Having A #HotLaborSummer (feat. Chris Smalls)

    On this week’s Lever Time: David explores how Joe Biden can salvage his presidency; he speaks with Lucas Kunce, who’s running for a senate seat in Missouri; and The Lever’s interview with Amazon Labor Union president Chris Smalls.

    • 1 hr 28 min
    How America Legalized Corruption

    How America Legalized Corruption

    On this week’s Lever Time: David explores what a Biden 2024 run would mean for the country; he breaks down the newest Supreme Court case legalizing corruption; and he speaks with the president of Planned Parenthood about the overturning of Roe v Wade.

    • 1 hr 22 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
94 Ratings

94 Ratings

Chris Butcher34 ,

The opposite of mainstream media

From independent journalists.

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Important news source!

Anti corporate media and Pro People.

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David Sirota is THE BEST!!!

Can’t get enough of David Sirota’s interesting perspective and expert analysis.

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