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Diane Rehm: On My Mind

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Diane Rehm’s weekly podcast features newsmakers, writers, artists and thinkers on the issues she cares about most: what’s going on in Washington, ideas that inform, and the latest on living well as we live longer.

Diane Rehm’s weekly podcast features newsmakers, writers, artists and thinkers on the issues she cares about most: what’s going on in Washington, ideas that inform, and the latest on living well as we live longer.

Location:

Washington, DC

Networks:

WAMU

Description:

Diane Rehm’s weekly podcast features newsmakers, writers, artists and thinkers on the issues she cares about most: what’s going on in Washington, ideas that inform, and the latest on living well as we live longer.

Twitter:

@drshow

Language:

English

Contact:

(202) 885-1200


Episodes

From The Archives: A Conversation With Linda Ronstadt

7/30/2021
A conversation from The Diane Rehm Show archives with Linda Ronstadt. In 2014, Diane talked to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame singer about her 40 year career, and the Parkinson’s diagnosis that forced her to stop singing.

Duration:00:40:46

From The Archives: A Conversation With Yo-Yo Ma

7/23/2021
A conversation from The Diane Rehm Show archives with world-renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma. In 2007, he talked to Diane about his belief in the power of music to cross borders and bridge backgrounds.

Duration:00:44:15

Rep. Eric Swalwell On His Fight For Accountability For The Jan. 6th Insurrection

7/16/2021
Rep. Eric Swalwell on what he learned as an impeachment manager in the Senate trial of Donald Trump, and why he thinks seeking accountability for the January 6th insurrection is key for our democracy.

Duration:00:39:52

The Rise Of “Divisive Concept” Laws

7/13/2021
The Atlantic's Adam Harris on the spread of "divisive concept" bills and why he says the fight over "critical race theory" isn't going away anytime soon.

Duration:00:42:45

What The Boy Scouts’ Settlement Says About Justice for Child Sex Abuse Victims

7/9/2021
Child protection advocate Marci Hamilton on the Boy Scouts' sexual abuse settlement and why she says justice has not been served.

Duration:00:33:47

The Trump Organization Faces Criminal Charges. What Happens Next?

7/6/2021
Washington Post Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter David Fahrenthold on the newly announced criminal charges against the Trump Organization and what comes next in the investigation.

Duration:00:36:02

The Story Behind The U.S. Pandemic Response

7/2/2021
Washington Post reporter Damian Paletta on the Trump administration's "politics over science" response to the pandemic and what it cost the country. His new book is “Nightmare Scenario.”

Duration:00:53:23

Journalist Ronan Farrow On Rebuilding American Diplomacy

6/29/2021
Diane talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ronan Farrow, about the loss of America's influence around the world. He has just updated his 2018 book "War On Peace."

Duration:00:44:30

The Race To Vaccinate, At Home And Abroad

6/25/2021
Diane talks with Dr. Carlos del Rio, professor of global health and epidemiology at Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health.

Duration:00:29:59

The Hidden Language Of Trees

6/22/2021
Diane talks with pioneering forest ecologist Suzanne Simard about her new memoir, "Finding the Mother Tree: Discovering the Wisdom of the Forest.”

Duration:00:52:52

Biden’s Trip Abroad And Foreign Policy Challenges Ahead

6/18/2021
Political commentator David Rothkopf on Biden's first trip overseas and why he says America's biggest foreign policy challenge is our own polarized politics.

Duration:00:48:15

Rethinking The Alamo

6/15/2021
Authors Bryan Burrough and Chris Tomlinson on why we need to remember the Alamo - but not in the way that most Americans are taught. Their new book is “Forget the Alamo: the Rise and Fall of an American Myth."

Duration:00:52:31

Biden’s Hopes For An Ambitious Agenda Begin To Fade

6/11/2021
Diane talks with Susan Glasser, staff writer at The New Yorker where she writes the "Letter from Biden's Washington" column.

Duration:00:32:43

The Battle Over Voting Rights Heats Up

6/4/2021
Diane talks with Janai Nelson, Associate Director-Counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund.

Duration:00:31:43

The 100-Year Anniversary Of The Tulsa Race Massacre

6/1/2021
Diane talks with Caleb Gayle, author of the New York Times Magazine cover story, “100 Years After The Tulsa Massacre, What Does Justice Look Like?”

Duration:00:42:41

How The Secret Service Came To Protect The President – And Whether They Still Can

5/28/2021
Diane talks with Carol Leonnig, Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post investigative reporter and author of "Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service."

Duration:00:47:33

Hope Fades For January 6th Commission

5/25/2021
Diane asks Ryan Goodman, Founding co-editor-in-chief of Just Security and professor at New York University School of Law.

Duration:00:36:19

Could This Be The End Of Roe v. Wade?

5/21/2021
Diane talks with Mary Ziegler, Professor of law at Florida State University and author of “Abortion in America: A Legal History, Roe v. Wade to the Present.”

Duration:00:34:29

Understanding The Eruption Of Violence Between Israel and Palestine

5/18/2021
Diane talks with Aaron David Miller, senior fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace and author of "The End of Greatness: Why America Can't Have (and Doesn't Want) Another Great President."

Duration:00:35:56