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The Amazon Headquarters Results And America's Economic Opportunity Gap

Amazon selected New York City and Northern Virginia as locations for the company's new headquarters. What this choice says about regional economic inequality in the U.S.

A Divided Government And A President On The Defense

Diane talks with The New Yorker's Susan Glasser.

John Grisham On 30 Years Of Legal Thrillers

John Grisham on growing up in the segregated South, writing sex scenes (badly) and how he manages to publish a book a year.

Has The Media Learned How To Cover Trump?

As President Trump ups the ante right before the midterms, how should the press respond? Diane asks The Washington Post's media columnist Margaret Sullivan.

The Mystery Of The Massive Los Angeles Central Library Fire

"Books have souls," author Susan Orlean tells Diane. Hear her account of when hundreds of thousands went up in flames.

Pipe Bombs, Heated Rhetoric and President Trump's Embrace Of The Word "Nationalist"

Things get tense as we close in on the midterm elections. Diane checks in with NPR's Ron Elving.

Pipe Bombs, Heated Rhetoric and President Trump's Embrace Of The Word "Nationalist"

Barbara Kingsolver On Finding Shelter In A Troubled World

A conversation with novelist Barbara Kingsolver about her new novel, "Unsheltered," recorded live at an event hosted by Politics and Prose bookstore.

Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia and American Foreign Policy Under President Trump

The case of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Reaction from the Trump White House to the alleged murder and what the incident is teaching us about America's critical ally in the Middle East.

Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia and American Foreign Policy Under President Trump

John Kerry On Trump, Democrats And This Week's Headlines

A conversation with former Secretary of State John Kerry. He weighs in on the upcoming midterms, the state of the Democratic party and why he sees hope for America's democracy.

Russia's 2016 Cyberattack: What We Do, Don't And May Never Know

Kathleen Hall Jamieson has studied every presidential election since 1976 to see exactly what influenced voter opinion: How much of it was the ads? The debates? The media coverage? When looking at the presidential election of 2016, she decided to ask a different question: Just how much did Russian interference affect the outcome?

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