On Tuesday March 19th, CAFE proudly presents a live taping of Stay Tuned with Preet. Join Preet Bharara to celebrate the release of his new book, Doing Justice: A Prosecutor’s Thought on Crime, Punishment, and the Rule of Law. Tickets include a signed copy of the book.
Stay Tuned with Preet is a podcast about issues of justice, law and democracy. The night’s program starts with Preet answering audience questions about the latest headlines. And then this time he’s in the hot seat, interviewed by Bianna Golodryga, co-host of CBS This Morning.
About the Speakers
Preet Bharara served as U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York from 2009 to 2017. Bharara oversaw the investigation and litigation of all criminal and civil cases and supervised an office of over 200 Assistant U.S. Attorneys, who handled cases involving terrorism, narcotics and arms trafficking, financial and healthcare fraud, cybercrime, public corruption, gang violence, organized crime, and civil rights violations. The New York Timesdubbed Bharara one of “the nation’s most aggressive and outspoken prosecutors.” In 2017, Bharara joined the NYU School of Law faculty as a Distinguished Scholar in Residence. He is the Executive Vice President of Some Spider Studios and the host of CAFE’s Stay Tuned with Preet, a podcast focused on issues of justice and fairness.
Bharara graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College and from Columbia Law School, where he was a member of the law review.
Bianna Golodryga is co-host of CBS This Morning. Previously, she had filled in on the CBS Evening News and appeared on CBSN, the division’s 24/7 digital streaming network. She joined CBS This Morningin October 2018, and her reporting appears across all CBS News broadcasts and platforms. Golodryga began reporting for CBS News in August 2017 from her hometown of Houston, where she covered the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. She has anchored CBS News coverage of such major breaking news as the Las Vegas concert shooting and the funeral of First Lady Barbara Bush. Golodryga’s career has spanned CNBC, ABC News, and, most recently, Yahoo News where she served as the News and Finance anchor at Yahoo responsible for leading coverage of major financial and news stories.
Golodryga earned a bachelor’s degree in Russian, Eastern European and Eurasian studies and a minor in economics from the University of Texas at Austin. Golodryga is fluent in Russian.