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    • Episode 68: Politics at the Oscars, and a Doctor’s-Eye View of Trump

    • By: David Remnick, Michael Schulman, Atul Gawande, and others
    • Length: 55 mins
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    Meryl Streep’s critique of Donald Trump at the Golden Globes drew wide attention, and there will probably be even more political statements on Oscar night...

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    • The New Yorker, October 30th 2017 (Patrick Radden Keefe, Hilton Als, Jia Tolentino)

    • By: Patrick Radden Keefe, Hilton Als, Jia Tolentino
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 12 mins
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    In this issue: "Limits of Power" by Jia Tolentino: Harvey Weinstein and the impunity of powerful men; "Empire of Pain" by Patrick Radden Keefe: The Sackler family's ruthless promotion of opioids generated billions of dollars -- and millions of addicts; "The Reckoning" by Hilton Als: Bruce Springsteen's one-man show; "Plenty More" by Amanda Petrusich: Viceland's visceral gastronomy; "Tremors" by Alex Ross: The deep sounds of Ashley Fure's The Force of Things.

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    • The New Yorker, December 4th 2017 (Ben Taub, John Seabrook, Jia Tolentino)

    • By: Ben Taub, John Seabrook, Jia Tolentino
    • Narrated by: Jaime Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 10 mins
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    In this issue: "A History of Paranoia" by Jelani Cobb: The new politics of race; "The Emergency" by Ben Taub: Around Lake Chad, the world's most complex humanitarian disaster is unfolding; "Top Jocks" by John Seabrook: Puerto Rico's Ortiz brothers are lighting up New York's racetracks; "Killing It" by Jia Tolentino: Is there something wrong with millennials; "Intertwined" by Anthony Lane: A review of Call Me by Your Name.

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    • The New Yorker, February 12th and 19th 2018: Part 1 (Joshua Rothman, Jill Lepore, Jia Tolentino)

    • By: Joshua Rothman, Jill Lepore, Jia Tolentino
    • Narrated by: Jamie Rennel
    • Length: 2 hrs and 15 mins
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    In this issue: State of the Resistance by Jelani Cobb: Trump's opposition understand themselves not simply as defenders of particular policy positions but as stalwarts of democracy; Safer Spaces by Jia Tolentino: Could small changes in campus life reduce the risk of sexual assault; Jambusters by Joshua Rothman: Who you gonna call; It's Still Alive by Jill Lepore: Two hundred years of "Frankenstein;" After the Fall by Adam Gopnik: Drawing the right lessons from the decline in violent crime.

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    • The New Yorker, October 2nd 2017 (Jia Tolentino, Hannah Beech, Peter Schjeldahl)

    • By: Jia Tolentino, Hannah Beech, Peter Schjeldahl
    • Narrated by: Todd Mundt
    • Length: 1 hr and 57 mins
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    In this issue: "Madmen Theories" by Steve Coll; "Fallen Idol" by Hannah Beech; "A Woman's Work" by Jia Tolentino; "Beyond Beauty" by Peter Schjeldahl; "Spoken For" by Dan Chiasson; and "Unreliable Histories" by Anthony Lane.

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    • The New Yorker, May 14th 2018 (Amy Davidson Sorkin, Emily Nussbaum, Jia Tolentino)

    • By: Amy Davidson Sorkin, Emily Nussbaum, Jia Tolentino
    • Narrated by: Jamie Renell
    • Length: 2 hrs and 9 mins
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    In this issue: "Dream On" by Amy Davidson Sorkin: The Administration's incompetence and the courts' rectitude have seen the Dreamers through. But those factors may be temporary safeguards; "Mr. Big" by Emily Nussbaum: How Ryan Murphy became the most powerful man in TV; "The Vapors" by Jia Tolentino: Juul is saving smokers from cancer. It's also getting kids hooked on nicotine.

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