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

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Peace Games

2/20/2018
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In "Peace Games," Evan Osnos writes about the politics at the Winter Olympics.

Duration:00:08:55

State of the Resistance

2/6/2018
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In "State of the Resistance," Jelani Cobb writes about the opposition to President Trump.

Duration:00:08:38

Firing Offenses

1/30/2018
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In "Firing Offenses," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about the questions that Mueller might ask Trump.

Duration:00:08:31

Trump in the World

1/22/2018
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In "Trump in the World," Amy Davidson Sorkin asked, "how can someone so “America first” attend an event so globally minded?"

Duration:00:08:33

Words of the Year

1/2/2018
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In "Words of the Year," Louis Menand writes about the importance of words.

Duration:00:09:11

Christmas Stories

12/27/2017
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In "Christmas Stories," Adam Gopnik writes about the Christmas spirit.

Duration:00:08:12

How Low Will They Go?

12/11/2017
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In "How Low Will They Go?," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about Roy Moore and the G.O.P.

Duration:00:08:03

Faking It

12/4/2017
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In "Faking It," Steve Coll writes about how, in attacking the media, the president has in many ways strengthened it.

Duration:00:09:32

A History of Paranoia

11/27/2017
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In "A History of Paranoia," Jelani Cobb writes about the new politics of race.

Duration:00:08:24

Tests for Liberals

11/20/2017
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In "Tests for Liberals," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about Al Franken, Roy Moore, and a test for the democratic party.

Duration:00:08:33

Autumn of the Patriarchy

11/13/2017
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In "Autumn of the Patriarchy," David Remnick delves into the Weinstein moment and the Trump presidency.

Duration:00:08:32

A Long Year

11/6/2017
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In "A Long Year," Steve Coll writes about the president's turbulent year.

Duration:00:08:43

The Silent Majority

10/30/2017
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In "The Silent Majority," Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about Jeff Flake and the G.O.P.'s complicity problem.

Duration:00:08:18

Limits of Power

10/23/2017
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In "Limits of Power," Jia Tolentino writes about Harvey Weinstein and the limits of powerful men.

Duration:00:08:55

Fighting Words

10/16/2017
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In "Fighting Words," Evan Osnos writes about President Trump's war tantrums.

Duration:00:08:15

Disasters Will Happen

10/9/2017
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In “Disasters Will Happen,” Amy Davidson Sorkin writes about President Trump’s trips to Puerto Rico and Las Vegas.

Duration:00:08:38

Inquietude

10/2/2017
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In “Inquietude,” Jill Lepore writes about our free speech fumbles.

Duration:00:10:19

Madmen Theories

9/25/2017
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In “Madmen Theories,” Steve Coll writes about President Trump’s U.N. début.

Duration:00:07:42

In The Dark

9/18/2017
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In “In The Dark,” Amy Davidson Sorkin explores how America is dealing with hurricane disasters.

Duration:00:07:44

Broken Dreams

9/11/2017
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In “Broken Dreams,” William Finnegan writes about saving DACA.

Duration:00:08:28

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