Staff writer for the New Yorker magazine
Nicaragua has been in turmoil for about five months. Massive protests against President Daniel Ortega began this spring after he announced cuts to social security benefits.
Sep. 5, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Mexico has a presidential election this weekend. If things go as expected, the country’s new leader will be Andrés Manuel López Obrador.
Jun. 29, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Last weekend, a faction of the Islamic State beheaded a dozen Christians in Libya, and the eyes of the world turned back to a nation in chaos.
Feb. 19, 2015from To the Point
Tensions between the US and Iran continue to mount following last week’s U.S. airstrike that killed a top Iranian general. We hear reactions from Iranian Americans living in LA.
Jan. 6from Greater LA
We’ll see what happens in January.
Dec. 20from Left, Right & Center
The House Judiciary Committee is holding a hearing today on the impeachment inquiry report completed by the House Intelligence Committee, as it moves toward drafting articles of…
Dec. 9from News Special Programming
In this special episode of Left, Right & Center, Josh Barro moderates a discussion on the political center.
Dec. 27from Left, Right & Center
In the second part of an engrossing interview, the renowned thinker explains his criticisms of Israel and his take on U.S. electoral politics.
Jan. 17from Scheer Intelligence
The US kills a top Iranian general at the Baghdad airport.
Jan. 3from Left, Right & Center
While Trump cuts environmental protections, Democrats debate climate change -- when reporters give them a chance. CNN didn’t ask until the second half of the latest debate.
Jan. 16from To the Point
"If you raise the bar on what's impeachable, then you end up lowering the bar on what political behavior is acceptable. ...
Jan. 21from KCRW Features
Donald Trump took office with more generals in his cabinet than any previous president. It didn’t take long for all to resign or be fired.
Dec. 12from To the Point