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A weekly reading of the magazine's "Comment" essay.

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Episodes

A Climate Change?

9/23/2019
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In “A Climate Change?,” Elizabeth Kolbert writes about climate change and the new age of extinction.

Duration:00:07:56

Trust Me

9/16/2019
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In "Trust Me," Amy Davidson Sorkin reports on how last week's debate was largely about how radical, or just how ambitious, the Party and its candidates are prepared to be.

Duration:00:08:01

This Is a Test

9/9/2019
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In "This Is a Test," Jelani Cobb delves into the clashes over the New York City school system's reforms.

Duration:00:08:02

Another Race to Run

9/3/2019
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In "Another Race to Run," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about the complexities of the Senate race.

Duration:00:07:20

Hong Kong on the March

8/27/2019
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In "Hong Kong on the March," Evan Osnos reports on how the mass demonstrations are in bold defiance of Chinese authority, but a crackdown could be incalculably costly.

Duration:00:08:44

See Nothing

8/19/2019
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In "See Nothing," Amy Davidson Sorkin reports on the failure to see what Jeffrey Epstein was doing.

Duration:00:08:09

Words and Wounds

8/12/2019
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In "Words and Wounds," David Remnick writes about how President Trump is bearing out Toni Morrison's warnings about the violence of language.

Duration:00:08:55

Lost in Translation

7/29/2019
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In "Lost in Translation," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about Robert Muller's testimony.

Duration:00:08:03

No Going Back

7/22/2019
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In "No Going Back," Jelani Cobb writes about Trump's racist agenda.

Duration:00:08:44

The Health-Care Defense

7/15/2019
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In "The Health-Care Defense," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about the battle for healthcare.

Duration:00:08:07

Margin Call

7/8/2019
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In "Margin Call," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about the Democratic Party's moving margins.

Duration:00:08:17

Belligerence

6/24/2019
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In "Belligerence," Robin Wright delves into Donald Trump's four Iran options.

Duration:00:08:47

The Don and Joe Show

6/17/2019
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In "The Don and Joe Show," Amy Davidson Sorkin delves into what a Biden-Trump presidential race might look like.

Duration:00:08:16

Continental Shift

6/3/2019
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In "Continental Shift," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about the European elections.

Duration:00:08:17

No Mercy

5/28/2019
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In "No Mercy," Margaret Talbot writes about the fate of immigrant children at the border.

Duration:00:08:06

The Threat to Roe

5/20/2019
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In "The Threat to Roe," Jeffrey Toobin writes about the abortion fight and the pretense of precedent.

Duration:00:08:30

Last Chances

5/13/2019
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In "Last Chances," Elizabeth Kolbert reports on climate change and the new age of extinction.

Duration:00:08:49

No Rules

5/6/2019
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In "No Rules," Margaret Talbot writes about Trump, Barr, and the rule of law.

Duration:00:08:29

What Mueller Found

4/22/2019
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In "What Mueller Found," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about President Donald Trump's brush with accountability.

Duration:00:07:58

Partners in Division

4/15/2019
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In "Partners in Division," David Remnick writes about the Trump-Netanyahu alliance.

Duration:00:08:24