Week In The News: Syria, Brexit Deal, Democrats Debate, Impeachment
Trump’s gambit in Syria leads to fears of massacres of Kurds — and a backlash at home. Warren in the hot seat. Giuliani rejects a congressional subpoena.
Ronan Farrow And The Revelations Of Reporting On Predators
Harvey Weinstein, Matt Lauer and reporting on powerful men with a lot at stake. A conversation with Ronan Farrow.
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‘Imagination And Creativity Can Carry You Through’: A Conversation With Newbery Medal Winner Erin Entrada Kelly
Erin Entrada Kelly writes novels for middle grade readers. Her third book, "Hello, Universe" won the 2018 Newbery Medal. She...
The Far Right Seems To Think Liberals Are A Bigger Threat Than Rampant Corruption. It's Not So
Political disagreements are not the same as potentially impeachable offenses, write Rich Barlow.
Hang On, Sen. Warren — Joe Biden Is Going To Mansplain That To You
Biden's most enduring gift on Tuesday night, writes Joanna Weiss, was a spontaneous moment that underscored Warren’s ability to think...
Why Literary Festivals Matter
There seems to be a near-universal impulse to hold public celebrations of literary culture -- but why? Boston Book Festival...
He's Going Back To His Former Wife. Sort Of. | With Marisa Tomei
Marisa Tomei ("The Rose Tattoo") reads an essay by Judith Newman about a woman fulfilling her husband's unusual dying wish.
Rallying To Keep The Game Alive | Live At CitySpace
In 2013, Ann Leary wrote an essay about a rough patch in her marriage. We turned that essay into an episode of the Modern Love Podcast. And now, Ann's story...