Jacob Weisberg

Editor-in-chief, The Slate Group

Jacob Weisberg appears in the following:

Burros Battle for the Boroughs: Democratic Primary Preview

Monday, April 18, 2016

With less than 24 hours before the polls open, hear how the Democrats are winding down their New York campaigning and bracing themselves for primary results.

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Who are the Superdelegates? What are Brokered Conventions? A Guide to the Presidential Primaries.

Friday, March 25, 2016

On today's Please Explain, Jacob Weisberg, editor of "Slate," guides us through primary politics, from electing delegates to contested conventions. 

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What Would Ronald Reagan Do?

Wednesday, January 06, 2016

Jacob Weisberg, chairman and editor-in-chief of The Slate Group and the former editor of Slate magazine, offers a fresh take on the Reagan presidency.

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Chinese Censorship Gets Complicated

Friday, June 01, 2012

Chinese censorship is nothing new. But recently the relationship between censor and dissident has grown more complicated as the government comes to accept that social media is no longer something it can simply take away from Chinese citizens. Brooke speaks with Slate's Jacob Weisberg, who recently traveled to China and spoke with some tech-savvy new dissidents.


Lit - My Own Worst Enemy


Bushisms: A retrospective

Thursday, January 15, 2009

Since the day he took office, President Bush’s colorful speech has created a stir. Even in his ultimate exit interview, with a flourish of self-deprecation, he said, “Sometimes you mi...


Addressing the State of the Union

Tuesday, January 29, 2008

Robert Dallek, presidential historian and author, and Jacob Weisberg, editor-in-chief of and author of The Bush Tragedy (Random House), break down President Bush's final State of the Union address.

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The Bush Tragedy

Tuesday, January 22, 2008

Slate editor-in-chief Jacob Weisberg examines the family, friends, and advisors who have contributed to the troubled presidency of George W. Bush – from his parents to Karl Rove and Condoleezza Rice. His new book is The Bush Tragedy.

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