Profiles, storytelling and insightful conversations, hosted by David Remnick.

  • Why Do Conservatives Love Hungary’s Viktor Orbán?

    Jun 24, 2022
    In Budapest, our reporter explores the American right’s admiration for the Prime Minister’s authoritarian measures. Plus, Alan Alda on the intersection of show business and science.
  • “Bob’s Burgers” Hits the Big Screen

    Jun 3, 2022
    Animator Loren Bouchard talks about his beleaguered family restaurant, on television and in theatres. Plus Masha Gessen on the quiet in Kyiv, and Eric Cervini on “The Book of Queer.”
  • What Makes a Mass Shooter?

    May 27, 2022
    The authors of “The Violence Project” note that mass shootings have risen alongside overdoses and other deaths of despair—which is not a coincidence. Plus, we remember Roger Angell.
  • The Attack on Gender-Affirming Medical Care

    May 20, 2022
    Physicians caring for transgender youth are at the center of a political storm; one pediatrician speaks out about the battle. Plus, a live performance from Florence and the Machine.
  • The Battle After Roe v. Wade

    May 13, 2022
    If the Supreme Court nullifies federal reproductive rights, where will conservatives take the fight against abortion? Plus, a conversation with the Internet comedy darling Megan Stalter.