Alissa Johannsen Rubin

New York Times

Guest

Alissa Rubin is Paris Bureau Chief and former Baghdad and Kabul Bureau Chief for the New York Times.

Alissa Johannsen Rubin on KCRW

French president Emmanuel Macron is in Washington for three days of meetings with President Trump.

What does the French president want from Trump?

French president Emmanuel Macron is in Washington for three days of meetings with President Trump.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

On Sunday -- just days since the murder of a policeman on the iconic Champs-Élysées stirred fears of terrorism -- voters in France will choose between 11 candidates in the first round…

France votes in crucial presidential election

On Sunday -- just days since the murder of a policeman on the iconic Champs-Élysées stirred fears of terrorism -- voters in France will choose between 11 candidates in the first round…

from To the Point

As of today, a ban on body-covering burkinis for Muslim women has been overturned in one beach town on the French Riviera.

Vive le burkini?

As of today, a ban on body-covering burkinis for Muslim women has been overturned in one beach town on the French Riviera.

from To the Point

More from KCRW

Party Conventions nominated presidents since 1831. Will Covid-19 put an end to balloons, bunting and long-winded speeches? Will it also put an end to privacy?

from To the Point

In his latest book, “ Economic Dignity ,” former White House advisor Gene Sperling lays out the case for the dignity of work.

from To the Point

As public health officials continue to encourage families to stay at home, some are weighing the risks and benefits of expanding their social circles.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

It’s been a big week for Donald Trump legal news, starting with some major news with Michael Flynn.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers

He did, apparently. Just not while posing for photographs.

from Left, Right & Center

On this episode of Greater LA: As we adjust to the new normal, some parents are concerned their young kids may be getting too much screen time as distance learning takes hold.

from Greater LA

“We need to drastically reprioritize to meet the demands, the dual demands of this moment, of both the pandemic we’re in and the civil unrest,” says Mike Bonin.

from KCRW Features

Evergreen episode title.

from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers