Politics and More Podcast
Can “Partygate” Bring Down Boris Johnson?
The British Prime Minister has weathered many scandals, but his flouting of his own administration’s COVID restrictions may be a step too far. By Dorothy Wickenden January 21, 2022
Why President Biden Bet on a Senate That No Longer Exists
On the eve of the President’s first anniversary in office, members of the chamber he served for so long voted for paralysis over action. By Evan Osnos January 20, 2022
The New Yorker Radio Hour
Joan Didion, the Observer; and Reviewing Biden, Year One
Hilton Als and Emma Cline on the late writer’s influence on generations of younger authors. And our correspondents assess the successes and failures of Biden’s first year. By David Remnick January 14, 2022
Pardon the Palindromes (Please)
Going back and forth in the New Year. By Barry Blitt January 14, 2022
Politics and More Podcast
A New Civil War in America?
The political scientist Barbara F. Walter has studied political violence for the C.I.A. and says we can’t afford to ignore warning signs that open, violent conflict could happen here. By Dorothy Wickenden January 10, 2022
Our Local Correspondents
Eric Adams Says He Has Swagger. What Else Does He Have?
How New York’s new Mayor spent his first week in office. By Eric Lach January 8, 2022
Letter from Biden’s Washington
Biden, Back Into the Breach
A year after the January 6th insurrection at the Capitol, the President delivered the speech that he never wanted to give. By Susan B. Glasser January 6, 2022
The January 6th Criminal Case Against Donald Trump
It’s too early to say what investigators will find, but whether to prosecute the former President is becoming the defining issue of Attorney General Merrick Garland’s tenure. By David Rohde January 5, 2022
Is a Civil War Ahead?
A year after the attack on the Capitol, America is suspended between democracy and autocracy. By David Remnick January 5, 2022
The Political Scene
Madison Cawthorn’s Insurrection
One of the most radical members of Congress aims to remake North Carolina’s Republican Party. By Peter Slevin January 4, 2022 Sections News & Politics Culture Business, Science & Tech Humor Cartoons Books & Fiction Magazine Photography Video Podcasts More Newsletters About Careers Contact FAQ Media Kit Press Accessibility Help
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