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/171206de/bk_rhde_002536_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/170517de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Peace Games´´ by Evan Osnos: Politics at the Winter Olympics.LETTER FROM MOSCOW´´The Miss Universe Connection´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: Beauty pageants long helped Trump´s businesses. One of them may also have helped his Presidential bid.PROFILES´´Stairmaster´´ by Ian Parker: Has Thomas Heatherwick created a rival to the Statue of Liberty, or a hundred-and-fifty-million-dollar folly?POP MUSIC´´The ´´TRL´´ Generation´´ by Carrie Battan: Dashboard Confessional and Justin Timberlake try again.THE CURRENT CINEMAImaginary Kingdoms by Antony Lane: Reviews of Black Panther and Early Man. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jamie Rennel. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/180221de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Bad Choices´´, by Hendrik Hertzberg: The United States in Afghanistan.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Getting In´´, by Ian Parker: The fine art of party crashing.DEPT. OF MEDICINE´´Testing, Testing´´, by Atul Gawande: The health-care reform bill.ANNALS OF LAW´´The Celebrity Defense´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: Sex, fame, and the case of Roman Polanski..THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Love Hurts´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Last Station, Crazy Heart, Brothers, and The Lovely Bones. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/091209de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Some Nukes´´ by Hendrik Hertzberg: The comeback of nuclear power?THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Cruise Control´´ by Ben McGrath: At home with an ocean liner expert. PROFILES´´After Stevens´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: The Supreme Court´s liberal leader.BOOKS´´Everybody Have Fun´´ by Elizabeth Kolbert: What can policymakers learn from happiness research?THE SPORTING SCENE´´Pioneer´´ by John McPhee: A lacrosse coach´s westward turn.SHOUTS & MURMURS´´Don´t Ask Me´´ by Paul Rudnick: And don´t tell, either.POP MUSIC´´The Long War´´ by Sasha Frere-Jones: Sade soldiers on. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/100317de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue:COMMENT´´Motown Down´´, by John Cassidy: Detroit’s bankruptcy problems.THE TALK OF THE TOWN´´Still Packing´´, by Larissa MacFarquhar: Concealed-carry handbags.LETTER FROM AUSTIN´´Daughters of Texas´´, by Jeffrey Toobin: Cecile Richards and the abortion battle.OUR LOCAL CORRESPONDENTS´´O.K., Glass´´, by Gary Shteyngart: Seeing the world through Google Glass.A CRITIC AT LARGE´´1979 And All That´´, by John Lanchester: Margaret Thatcher’s revolution.BOOKS´´All My Sons´´, by James Wood: A review of David Gilbert’s new novel, & Sons.THE CURRENT CINEMA´´Young and Restless´´, by David Denby: Reviews of The Spectacular Now, The To Do List, and The Canyons. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/130731de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Court Politics´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: What Obama´s nomination says about his Presidency. ANNALS OF SCIENCE ´´Runs in the Family´´ by Siddhartha Mukherjee: New findings about schizophrenia rekindle old questions about genes and identity. ONWARD AND UPWARD WITH THE ARTS ´´Imaginary Spaces´´ by Andrew O´Hagan: Es Devlin and the psychology of the stage. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Mystery Trips´´ by Anthony Lane: Reviews of Midnight Special and My Golden Days. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dan Bernard, Christine Marshall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/160323de/bk_rhde_002536_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/170329de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
In this issue: COMMENT ´´Another Round´´ by Jeffrey Toobin: The end of the presidential campaign. THE TALK OF THE TOWN ´´Bad Guys´´ by Nicholas Schmidle: After the pundit watched Michelle Obama´s speech about Trump´s treatment of women, Glenn Beck rethought some things. LETTER FROM VENEZUELA ´´A Failing State´´ by William Finnegan: Food shortages in a land of plenty. BOOKS ´´Two Step´´ by Alexandra Schwartz: Zadie Smith´s Swing Time. POP MUSIC ´´Pink Lemonade´´ by Kelefa Sanneh: Miranda Lambert´s audacious new album. THE CURRENT CINEMA ´´Talk to Them´´ by Anthony Lane: A review of Denis Villeneuve´s Arrival. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Todd Mundt. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/pe/nyer/161109de/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.