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Listen to professionally narrated audio from each issue—just for subscribers, from The Atlantic and Audm.

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English


Episodes

Succession - McKay Coppins - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Ivanka was always Trump’s favorite. But Don Jr. is emerging as his natural successor.

Duration:01:03:46

The Man Who Couldn't Take it Anymore - Jeffrey Goldberg - October 2019

10/8/2019
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“I had no choice but to leave,” General James Mattis says of his decision to resign as President Trump’s secretary of defense.

Duration:00:17:30

When The Culture War Comes for the Kids - George Packer - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Caught between a brutal meritocracy and a radical new progressivism, a parent tries to do right by his children while navigating New York City’s schools.

Duration:01:05:21

When Medicaid Takes Everything You Own - Rachel Corbett - October 2019

10/8/2019
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For many participants, the program that provides health care to millions of low-income Americans isn’t free. It’s a loan. And the government expects to be repaid.

Duration:00:30:03

Get a Weapon - Sandra Sidi - October 2019

10/8/2019
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For women, fending off unwanted male attention is the job that never ends.

Duration:00:40:35

Why Black Athletes Should Leave White Colleges - Jemele Hill - October 2019

10/8/2019
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They attract money and attention to the predominantly white universities that showcase them, while HBCUs struggle. What would happen if they collectively decided to go to black schools?

Duration:00:18:31

She Doesn't Believe All Women - Amanda Fitzsimons - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Juanita Broaddrick, who alleges that Bill Clinton raped her in 1978, has found new life as a Trump defender.

Duration:00:18:51

Going Deep - Rebecca Giggs - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Scientists have theories as to why—some worrisome, some hopeful, all involving humans.

Duration:00:05:51

In the Fall of Rome, Good News for America - James Fallows - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Maybe the end of the American one won’t be either.

Duration:00:13:01

The Lost Generation - Peter Beinart - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Caught between Baby Boomers and Millennials, this generation may have missed its chance.

Duration:00:18:07

Are Serial Killers More Common Than We Think? - Rene Chun - October 2019

10/8/2019
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They get away with their crimes about 40 percent of the time.

Duration:00:05:49

Broken Spies for a Broken England - James Parker - The Atlantic

10/8/2019
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Mick Herron writes about the broken spies sworn to protect today’s broken England.

Duration:00:08:29

Misunderstanding Susan Sontag - Merve Emre - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Her beauty and celebrity eclipse the real source of her allure—her commitment to aesthetic self-discipline.

Duration:00:17:32

Boy, Uninterrupted - Jordan Kisner - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Ben Lerner, portraitist of talkative men, explores the roots of white male rage.

Duration:00:15:50

The Secret Power of Menopause - Liza Mundy - October 2019

10/8/2019
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Why the end of fertility doesn’t mark the start of decline—and may even help explain our success as a species.

Duration:00:17:20

This Land Was Our Land - Vann R. Newkirk II - September 2019

8/23/2019
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How nearly 1 million black farmers were robbed of their livelihood

Duration:00:48:42

Lunch Ladies of New Canaan - Sarah Schweitzer - September 2019

8/23/2019
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A tale of missing money, heated lunchroom arguments, and flaxseed pizza crusts

Duration:00:32:48

Life with Lyme - Meghan O'Rourke - September 2019

8/23/2019
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After years of being ill, I found myself with one of medicine’s most bitterly contested diagnoses—a baffling disease that has pitted experts against one another and against patients. But new insights are at last accumulating.

Duration:00:48:45

What Happened to Aung San Suu Kyi? - Ben Rhodes - September 2019

8/23/2019
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A human-rights icon’s fall from grace in Myanmar

Duration:00:55:58

The Sex-Scene Coach - Kate Julian - September 2019

8/23/2019
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How Hollywood grew wary of intimacy

Duration:00:22:22