Toby Young

British Journalist

Guest

British journalist, author of “How to Los Friends and Alienate People” and “The Sound of No Hands Clapping.” He is also a judge on “Top Chef.”

Toby Young on KCRW

Prime Minister David Cameron has proposed establishing fixed five-year terms for members of Parliament—in an effort to preserve the shaky alliance between his Conservatives and David…

It’s the Cameron and Clegg Show as Britain forms New Coalition Government

Prime Minister David Cameron has proposed establishing fixed five-year terms for members of Parliament—in an effort to preserve the shaky alliance between his Conservatives and David…

from To the Point

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On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in a case about a Mississippi law that bans almost all abortions after 15 weeks and punishes doctors who violate that law.

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Josh Barro talks with Ross Douthat and Elizabeth Bruenig about the impending wave of covid cases, Democrats’ turn to voting rights, and the new-new right wing.

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A special LRC to mark the end of 2021 and Josh’s run as host.

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More than 700 people face federal charges for storming the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021.

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