David Sims and Megan Garber join to discuss recent pop culture aimed at recasting reality.
Franklin Foer joins to discuss how the indicted Trump campaign manager brought corruption in Washington, D.C., to new lows.
Three second-generation immigrants—Priscilla Alvarez, Matt Thompson, and Alex Wagner—discuss how America's history with immigration helps explain today's politics.
Gillian White joins us to discuss dramatic changes underway in retail and what the industry's troubles mean for the country.
What is the nation to do with reports that advisors to the president consider him unfit for office? James Fallows joins our hosts to discuss.
Conor Friedersdorf joins us to discuss a year that transformed the nation, and what has and hasn't changed after fifty years.
To close out the year, Atlantic journalists tell us the events and insights that defined it.
Julia Ioffe joins the show to discuss Vladimir Putin and what Americans misunderstand about Russia.
McKay Coppins joins the show to discuss how U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has intertwined his faith with his ambition, and what his rise tells us about American politics today.
In December 2007, the U.S. saw the start of its longest recession since World War II. What lessons have we learned in the intervening decade, and which are we doomed to repeat?
For generations, Hollywood has defined what masculinity means in the U.S. Stephen Metcalf and Megan Garber join our hosts to discuss what lessons our male screen icons have taught us.
Luke O'Brien and Rosie Gray join our hosts to discuss the radicalization of Andrew Anglin, and how far-right extremism is evolving.
Four Atlantic editors reflect on the anniversary of Donald Trump's election victory, and how it informs their work looking ahead.
On what it means to stand for America, and to sacrifice for it
The Atlantic was first published in November of 1857. Its 160th anniversary calls for a celebration.
Allegations of sexual harassment (and more) by powerful men in numerous industries are leading news reports across America. Is this a culmination or a broader culture shift?
And what can infidelity teach us about commitment? Jeff, Alex, and Matt talk with Esther Perel, author of "The State of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity," and host of the podcast "Where Should We Begin?"
Inside the secretive lab where Google's parent company is researching advanced technology
In three one-on-one interviews, our national correspondent talks about his career, his community, and his country.
What might Vladimir Putin have hoped to achieve by meddling in the election of President Trump … and what did he actually get?