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Institutionalized
Charles Fain Lehman & Aaron Sibarium, two friends and DC-based reporters who spend a lot of time wondering: are our institutions failing? This podcast is their effort to have these discussions in public, with some of the smartest people we know. Using their experience as reporters, this podcast discusses how our problems come down to how our institutions—our colleges, our businesses, our government, our media—function, or don’t.

Charles Fain Lehman & Aaron Sibarium are two friends and reporters who spend a lot of time wondering: are our institutions failing? This podcast is their effort to have these discussions in public, with some of the smartest people they know.

Using their experience as DC-based journalists, this podcast discusses how our problems come down to how our institutions—our colleges, our businesses, our government, our media—function, or don’t.

Charles and Aaron sit down with John Hirschauer to discuss the history of mental institutions and the implications of deinstitutionalization.
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Charles and Aaron sit down with Ethan Strauss to discuss wokeness in professional sports.
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On today’s episode we are sitting down with Peter Robinson to discuss Long Covid and the internet’s role in spreading it.
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This week we sit down with Richard Reeves to discuss how American institutions have been rigged against men.
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This week we sit down with freelance journalist Alexander Raikin to discuss Canada's controversial Medical Assistance in Dying program.
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