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The New Yorker, December 17th 2018 (Ariel Levy, William Finnegan, Elizabeth Kolbert)

Narrated by: Jamie Renell
Length: 1 hr and 49 mins
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In this issue:

COMMENT

"Coal for Christmas" by Elizabeth Kolbert: As negotiators from around the world gathered in Poland to discuss how to lower carbon emissions, the Trump Administration unveiled two schemes promoting fossil fuels.

PROFILES

"Frustration, I Love You" by Ariel Levy: Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns to work with a changed perspective.

A REPORTER AT LARGE

"Shock Wave" by William Finnegan: Will Kelly Slater's invention democratize surfing or despoil it?

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