The New Yorker Politics And More
A weekly discussion about politics, hosted by The New Yorker’s executive editor, Dorothy Wickenden.
Liz Cheney’s Thought Crimeon May 13, 2021 at 10:00 am
The purge of the former House Republican Conference chair shows Donald Trump’s continuing stranglehold over the G.O.P.
Atul Gawande and Siddhartha Mukherjee on the State of the Pandemicon May 10, 2021 at 8:00 pm
With a hundred million Americans vaccinated, the nation is at a turning point, while India and other nations are overwhelmed by yet another devastating wave.
A High-School Cheerleader, the Supreme Court, and the First Amendmenton May 6, 2021 at 8:30 pm
A free-speech case before the Court could change the way schools regulate students’ self-expression.
Three Women Who Changed the Worldon May 3, 2021 at 8:21 pm
The story of three small-town neighbors who fought for both abolition and women’s rights in the nineteenth century—a time when women weren’t supposed to fight for anything.
#MeToo, 2021on April 29, 2021 at 8:56 pm
What the case of Blake Bailey tells us about the state of the crusade against sexual misconduct.
The Children of Moreliaon April 26, 2021 at 9:40 pm
Nearly a century ago, hundreds of children were sent from war-torn Spain to a Mexican orphanage. The granddaughter of one of those children tells her family’s story.
The Politics of the Pandemic Oscarson April 22, 2021 at 8:30 pm
A difficult year in Hollywood yields one of the most diverse collections of nominees in the history of the Academy Awards.
Why Has China Targeted Minorities in Xinjiang?on April 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm
The staff writer Raffi Khatchadourian explains how Xi Jinping’s government has used an obsession with “stability” to justify a genocide against ethnic Uyghurs and Kazakhs.