Presidency in the Era of 24-Hour News: Jeffrey E. Cohen
In this issue:COMMENT´´Faking It´´ by Steve Coll: Donald Trump´s ´´Fake News´´ Tactics.LETTER FROM WASHINGTON´´The Russia Portfolio´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: After Michael Flynn pleads guilty, the President´s lawyers scramble.ANNALS OF EDUCATION´´Two Schools of Thought´´ by Rebecca Mead: Success Academy´s quest to combine rigid discipline with a progressive curriculum.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´Acts of Attention´´ by Tobi Haslett: What Susan Sontag never changed her mind about.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Overflowing´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of The Shape of Water. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171206/pe_nyer_171206_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Case Studies´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: Every sign suggests that Neil Gorsuch would be at least as conservative a judicial activist as Samuel Alito. ANNALS OF MEDICINE ´´The Algorithm Will See You Now´´ by Siddhartha Mukherjee: When it comes to diagnosis, will A.I. replace the M.D.? LETTER FROM SWEDEN ´´The Apathetic´´ by Rachel Aviv: Why are refugee children falling unconscious? BOOKS ´´Food Fights´´ by Jerome Groopman: Does fat make you fat, or is sugar the real culprit? ON TELEVISION ´´Fake I.D.´s´´ by Emily Nussbaum: The faux retro of Riverdale. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170329/pe_nyer_170329_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´The Silent Majority´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: The G.O.P.´s silence. ANNALS OF EDUCATION ´´American Studies´´ by Jonathan Blitzer: How undocumented immigrant students pursue a college education. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´Are You My Mother?´´ by Ian Parker: A gay couple, an adoption plan, and a brutal custody battle. ON TELEVISION ´´Harsh Realm´´ by Emily Nussbaum: The bleak historical kaleidoscope of The Handmaid´s Tale. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170517/pe_nyer_170517_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´The Fight to Vote´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: The voting rights crisis. DEPT. OF HIGHER EDUCATION ´´Out and Up´´ by Larissa MacFarquhar: At Berkeley, ex-con undergrads are building a prison-to-school pipeline. LETTER FROM ERITREA ´´The Away Team´´ by Alexis Okeowo: A young soccer star plots an escape. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Dancing with the Stars´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of La La Land. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161207/pe_nyer_161207_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Looking Back´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: Remembering Justice Antonin Scalia. LETTER FROM CHICAGO´´Father Mike´´ by Evan Osnos: A militant white priest fights for his black parishioners on the South Side. ANNALS OF SCIENCE´´The Stress Test´´ by Dana Goodyear: Rivalries, intrigue, and fraud in the world of stem-cell research. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Spellbound´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of The Witch. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160224/pe_nyer_160224_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Wedding Bells´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: Not if, but when will marriage equality pass?THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Buzzer Beaters´´, by Reeves Wiedeman: Gus Johnson’s late-game calls.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The Master´´, by Marc Fisher: Did a revered teacher abuse his students?REFLECTIONS´´Long Way Home´´, by David Sedaris: A journey made more difficult.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Rough Rides´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Place Beyond the Pines and Olympus Has Fallen. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130327/pe_nyer_130327_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´A Different Kind of Texan´´, by Lawrence Wright: Assessing Rick Perry.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Happy Birthday, Greenbacks´´, by Nick Paumgarten: Forty years without the gold standard.ANNALS OF LAW ´´Partners´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: Clarence and Virginia Thomas’s influence. LETTER FROM DAMASCUS´´Roads to Freedom”, by Wendell Stevenson: Inside the Syrian crackdown.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Devotions´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Higher Ground and One Day. 1. Language: English. Narrator: uncredited. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/110824/pe_nyer_110824_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT´´Hard Cases´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: The health-care case before the Supreme Court is small in every way except for its stakes.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Morning in Midwood´´, by Lizzie Widdicombe: The secret lives of youths. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Break-in at Y-12´´, by Eric Schlosser: How a handful of pacifists and nuns exposed the vulnerability of America’s nuclear-weapons sites. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Lost Souls´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Maps to the Stars and ’71. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/150304/pe_nyer_150304_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.