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

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Episodes

The Man in the Room

6/12/2017
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In “The Man in the Room,” Amy Davidson writes about James Comey’s testimony.

Duration: 00:07:50


The Strategy of Truth

5/30/2017
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In “The Strategy of Truth,” Jill Lepore writes about Presidential truth and propaganda.

Duration: 00:09:03


May Days

5/22/2017
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In “May Days,” Evan Osnos writes about the turmoil inside the White House.

Duration: 00:08:21


The Silent Majority

5/15/2017
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In “The Silent Majority,” Jeffrey Toobin delves into the G.O.P.’s silence.

Duration: 00:08:52


One Hundred Days

4/24/2017
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In “One Hundred Days,” David Remnick assess the Trump Administration as it reaches a milestone.

Duration: 00:29:08


Reversal of Justice

4/17/2017
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In “Reversal of Justice,” Jelani Cobb writes about criminal-justice reform.

Duration: 00:08:58


Trump’s Intervention

4/10/2017
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In “Trump’s Intervention,” Steve Coll considers the consequences of President Trump’s strike in Syria.

Duration: 00:08:46


Trump v. the Earth

4/3/2017
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In “Trump v. the Earth,” Amy Davidson writes about President Trump and climate change.

Duration: 00:07:57


Case Studies

3/27/2017
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In "Case Studies," Jeffrey Toobin considers the judicial philosophy of Neil Gorsuch.

Duration: 00:08:22


Eurotrump

3/20/2017
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In “Eurotrump,” Amy Davidson examines the electoral defeat of Geert Wilders, the “Dutch Donald Trump,” and what it says about the relationship between Europe and the new American President.

Duration: 00:08:38


First as Tragedy

3/14/2017
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In “First as Tragedy,” David Remnick reflects on the deep state.

Duration: 00:08:30


A State Away

3/6/2017
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In “A State Away,” Jelani Cobb writes about Republicans and the Constitution.

Duration: 00:08:13


Trumpcare

2/27/2017
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In “Trumpcare,” Atul Gawande writes about the G.O.P. and Obamacare.

Duration: 00:08:22


Official Duties

2/21/2017
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In “Official Duties,” George Packer writes about Donald Trump and the G.O.P.

Duration: 00:08:08


Americanisms

2/6/2017
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In “Americanisms,” Adam Gopnik writes about the Trump Administration’s anti-Americanism.

Duration: 00:08:25


Info Wars

1/30/2017
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In “Info Wars,” Steve Coll writes about how the White House senior counsellor wants the press to shut up.

Duration: 00:07:57


Trump Takes the Oath

1/23/2017
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In "Trump Takes the Oath," Amy Davidson writes about bitterness and resentment at Donald Trump's Inauguration.

Duration: 00:08:47


Parting Words

1/17/2017
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In “Parting Words,” George Packer writes about President Obama’s farewell address.

Duration: 00:08:15


Taking It to the Streets

1/3/2017
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In "Taking It to the Streets," Jelani Cobb writes that the sixties produced a conviction that “democracy is in the streets.” The Trump era may echo that.

Duration: 00:07:56


Mrs. Obama

12/27/2016
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In “Mrs. Obama,” Amy Davidson writes about the First Lady’s impact.

Duration: 00:08:38

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