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George Packer

The New Yorker

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George Packer

Friday, October 31, 2008


Iraqi Interpreters Betrayed

Monday, June 02, 2008

In 2007, George Packer published an article in the New Yorker magazine about Iraqi interpreters who jeopardized their lives on behalf of the Americans in Iraq, with little or no U.S. protection or security. Now’s it’s been turned into a play at the Culture Project (at 55 Mercer St.),

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Scott Speaks

Monday, June 02, 2008

Former White House press secretary Scott McClellan responds to the criticism he’s gotten from his former colleagues over his new book about the Bush administration. Also: George Packer revisits the issue of Iraqi interpreters who’ve jeopardized their lives on behalf of the Americans in Iraq. Salman Rushdie on his new ...


Republican Malaise

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

George Packer, New Yorker staff writer, talks about his article this week on Republican despair and the fall of the conservative movement.

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Wedge Issues

Tuesday, May 20, 2008

The Democrats are still battling it out in the here and now, but Republicans are already deeply worried about the November elections. New Yorker writer George Packer talks about his recent article, Have the Republicans Run Out of Ideas?. Also: food prices may be on the rise, but that doesn't ...

Page to Stage

Thursday, January 24, 2008

New Yorker staff writer George Packer has turned his 2007 article about the abandonment of Iraqi interpreters into a play Betrayed that starts performances this week. He talks about the play, how the war in Iraq figures into the primary elections, and his most recent New Yorker article about Hillary ...

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