Left, Right & Center

Left, Right & Center

Left, Right & Center is KCRW’s weekly politics show where we take on the tough, divisive issues you’re afraid to talk about with your own family.

Panelists discuss Putin’s threats to use nuclear weapons in Ukraine, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis sending migrants to Martha’s Vineyard, and if COVID is really over.

Panelists discuss how abortion policies are advancing nationally, and why the politics are so divisive. Plus, are Americans ready to move on from debating the pandemic and the Jan.

Panelists discuss if Democrats will maintain their Congressional majority after the midterms. Plus, will fights over abortion rights and marriage equality motivate voters?

Panelists discuss Biden’s campaign-style rhetoric that targets MAGA Republicans. Plus, how might democracy be affected by social media and the death of Mikhail Gorbachev?

Panelists discuss Biden’s decision to send $3 billion more in aid to Ukraine, new information on classified documents at Mar-a-Lago, and student debt cancellation.

Panelists discuss Liz Cheney’s primary loss in Wyoming, the Republican Party’s shift over the last 30 years, and the complexities behind vaccine mandates.

Panelists discuss the FBI search of Trump’s home, how Democrats secured Sen. Manchin’s vote for the Inflation Reduction Act, and whether that legislation will relieve economic pains.

Panelists discuss surprising primary election wins, Kansas voters protecting abortion rights, and Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s controversial trip to Taiwan.