In this issue:COMMENT´´Test for Liberals´´ by Amy Davidson Sorkin: Al Franken, Roy Moore, and a test for the Democratic Party.THE SPORTING SCENE´´Confidence Game´´ by Nick Paumgarten: Mikaela Shiffrin seems to be a sure bet to win gold at the next Olympics. But so much could still go wrong.A REPORTER AT LARGE´´The People´s Police´´ by Alexis Okeowo: When the authorities could no longer be trusted, Nestora Salgado organized a citizens´ police force. Did she go too far?ANNALS OF CRIME´´The Serial-Killer Detector´´ by Alec Wilkinson: A former journalist, equipped with an algorithm and the largest collection of murder records in the country, finds patterns in crime. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jaime Renell. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/171122de/bk_rhde_002536_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/161207de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT´´Missing´´, by Alexis Okeowo: Nigeria and Boko Haram. A REPORTER AT LARGE´´Rogue Element´´, by Nadya Labi: The making of a militia. THE SPORTING SCENE´´The Yips´´, by David Owen: Every golfer’s worst fear. BOOKS´´No Time´´, by Elizabeth Kolbert: Where does all the time go? THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Big Guy´´, by Anthony Lane: A review of Godzilla. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140521de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Coming Storms´´ by Elizabeth Kolbert: In the leadup to the historic flood, Texas Republicans abetted Trump´s climate-change delusions. LETTER FROM MOGADISHU ´´Out of Bounds´´ by Alexis Okeowo: The fight over women´s basketball in Somalia. A REPORTER AT LARGE ´´A Muslim Cop´s Trial´´ by Rachel Aviv: Bobby Hadid joined the N.Y.P.D. after 9/11, to protect his new country. But when he questioned the force´s tactics, his life began to erode. BOOKS ´´After the Flood´´ by Vinson Cunningham: Jesmyn Ward´s haunted novel of the Gulf Coast. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Inquiring Minds´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of The Unknown Girl and The Limehouse Golem. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170906de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´In the Dark´´ by Amy Davidson Sorkin: The most important lesson of the hurricane is how close to the margins many Americans are now living. ANNALS OF POLITICS ´´Still Here´´ by David Remnick: She talks about Trump, Comey, collusion, ´´deplorables,´´ and the power of sexism. PROFILES ´´Transformer´´ by Rebecca Mead: The designer combines 3-D printing and hand stitching to reimagine the possibilities of the human body. LETTER FROM LAGOS ´´Armor and Lingerie´´ by Alexis Okeowo: Is conservative Nigeria ready for Amaka Osakwe? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/170920de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Powerful Gestures´´, by George Packer: America´s apathy about the Syrian refugees. LETTER FROM ICELAND´´Life Is Rescues´´, by Nick Paumgarten: Looking for trouble with a national team of emergency-response volunteers. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS´´Handel in Kinshasa´´, by Alexis Okeowo: An unlikely orchestra wins the world´s attention. BOOKS´´Uneasy Rider´´, by Alexandra Schwartz: Mary Gaitskill´s fictions of mastery. THE ART WORLD´´Big Ideas´´, by Peter Schjeldahl: A Frank Stella retrospective. THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Doing the Right Thing´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Spotlight and Trumbo. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/151104de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT ´´In Search of a Strategy´´, by Steve Coll: President Obama´s ISIS dilemma.THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´S´long Jeet´´, by Roger Angell: Farewell to Derek Jeter. PERSONAL HISTORY ´´Phi Beta Football´´, by John McPhee: When Princeton´s athletes were national gods. OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS ´´The Antidote´´, by Ian Frazier: Can Staten Island´s middle-class neighborhoods defeat an overdose epidemic? LETTER FROM MAURITANIA ´´Freedom Fighter´´, by Alexis Okeowo: A slaving society and an abolitionist´s crusade. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Young Love´´, by Anthony Lane: Reviews of If I Stay and The Last of Robin Hood. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/140903de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.