In this issue: "States vs. Trump" by Jelani Cobb; "It Happened Here" by David Remnick; "Cold Remedy" by Nicola Twilley; and "Fighting Demons" by Anthony Lane.
In this issue: "Across the Divide" by Jelani Cobb; "Trump's Boswell Speaks" by Jane Mayer; "Captain of Her Soul" by Rachel Aviv; "Counting Sheeple" by Emily Nussbaum; and "Funny Women" by Anthony Lane.
For acclaimed historian William Jelani Cobb, the historic election of Barack Obama to the presidency is not the most remarkable development of the 2008 election; even more so is the fact that Obama won some 90 percent of the black vote in the primaries across America despite the fact that the established black leadership since the civil rights era-men like Jesse Jackson, John Lewis, Andrew Young, who paved the way for his candidacy-all openly supported Hillary Clinton.
In this issue: "Working-Class Heroes" by Jelani Cobb; "In Living Color" by Emily Nussbaum; "Room for Debate" by Andrew Marantz; and "Wild Things" by Anthony Lane.
In this issue: "American Demagogue" by David Remnick; "The Matter of Black Lives" by Jelani Cobb; "The List" by Sarah Stillman; and "Beauty and Beasts" by Anthony Lane.
In this issue: "Random Shots" by Jelani Cobb; "E. U. Later" by Anthony Lane; "How to Steal an Election" by Jill Lepore; "Swimming with Sharks" by Rebecca Mead; "The Sound of Hate" by Alex Ross; and "Old Enemies" by Anthony Lane.
In this issue: "Terrorism in Charleston", by Jelani Cobb; "The Demolition Man", by Jane Kramer; "Rough-and-Tumble", by Alec Wilkinson; "To Serve Man", by Emily Nussbaum; "Mr. Popular", by Kelefa Sanneh; and "Head Trips", by Anthony Lane.
"Bullets and Ballots", by Jelani Cobb; "Friends of Israel", by Connie Bruck; "The Man Without a Mask", by William Finnegan; and "Lasting Impressions", by David Denby: A review of The Trip to Italy.
Tonight on the program, Dan Balz of The Washington Post discusses the latest round of Congressional hearings on Hillary Clinton's emails.Next, Jelani Cobb of The New Yorker discusses the implications of the fatal shootings of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and five police officers in Dallas.Then, continued updates on Dallas with Hari Sreenivasan, anchor of PBS NewsHour.We conclude with an appreciation of Elie Wiesel, the Holocaust survivor and celebrated human rights activist who died on Saturday.