Steve Inskeep

Steve Inskeep appears in the following:

Germans Confirm Market Attacker Was Killed In Italy, Question How He Got There

Friday, December 23, 2016

Officers in Milan shot and killed the suspect in the Berlin Christmas market attack. Now there are questions about how the man, who had a criminal record, was able to get into France and then Italy.

Comment

A Finder's Guide To Facts

Sunday, December 11, 2016

The deluge of fake news suggests we live in a "post-truth" era. But NPR's Steve Inskeep says it would be better to call this a "post-trust" era. Here are his tips to sniff out the suspect sources.

Comment

New U.S. Ambassador To Beijing Is An Old Friend Of China's President

Friday, December 09, 2016

Christopher Hill, a former U.S. ambassador to Iraq and South Korea, talks about President-elect Donald Trump's choice for ambassador to China, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad.

Comment

Remembering John Glenn

Friday, December 09, 2016

Nick Taylor, who helped John Glenn write his memoirs, discusses the legendary astronaut and senator who died on Thursday at the age of 95.

Comment

Oakland Raiders Fans Drink Their Flight Dry

Friday, December 09, 2016

On a flight to Kansas City, where the Oakland Raiders were playing a big game, Raider fans drank all the alcohol on the plane.

Comment

The Challenges Facing Globalization

Thursday, December 08, 2016

If trade deals are renegotiated, what does it mean for globalization? Host Steve Inskeep talks to analyst David Wessel and NPR's Frank Langfitt, who is reporting from Sunderland, England.

Comment

Economists Debate Trump's Economic Vision For The U.S.

Thursday, December 08, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump is already addressing trade issues. We hear from Jared Bernstein and Peter Morici, economists on the left and the right, about Trump's economic vision for America.

Comment

After 61 Years, Indiana Town Legalizes Pinball

Thursday, December 08, 2016

The town of Kokomo banned pinball in 1955, saying it worked against "peace and good order." The widely ignored ban has finally been lifted.

Comment

The Legacy Of The Man Who Planned The Pearl Harbor Attack

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto was the chief architect of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor 75 years ago. Naval historian Capt. Yukoh Watanabe talks about Adm. Yamamoto's legacy in Japan.

Comment

Commentator Cokie Roberts Takes Questions About The Presidential Transition

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Commentator Cokie Roberts talks about the role of federal civil service during a presidential transition in a new, interactive Morning Edition segment called #AskCokie.

Comment

Trump And The Cost Of Air Force One

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Stephen Moore, an economic advisor to Donald Trump, addresses questions surrounding the president-elect and his comments on the cost of Air Force One.

Comment

Texas Elector Resigns, Saying He Can't Vote For Trump In Electoral College

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

Art Sisneros is a Texas elector who decided to resign rather than vote for Donald Trump in the Electoral College later this month. He explains how he came to that decision.

Comment

The Top-Selling CD This Year Is By ... Mozart

Wednesday, December 07, 2016

There are 225 CDs in a Mozart box set, which explains the high sales.

Comment

North Dakota Congressman Addresses Pipeline Controversy

Monday, December 05, 2016

Kevin Cramer, a North Dakota congressman who's considered a possible energy secretary, discusses how President-elect Donald Trump might address questions over the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Comment

In Vermont, You Can Cut Your Own Christmas Tree

Monday, December 05, 2016

The only catch is that it can't be more than 20 feet tall.

Comment

The Politics Of Trade Under Trump

Monday, December 05, 2016

After President-elect Trump convinced Carrier to keep some 1,000 jobs in Indiana, what else can we expect? Jonah Goldberg of the National Review weighs in with Pittsburgh-based journalist Salena Zito.

Comment

Quran Exhibition Shines A Light On The Holy Books' Dedicated Artists

Friday, December 02, 2016

The Smithsonian show isn't about the words of the Quran so much as the people who laboriously copied it, letter by letter. When they made a mistake, they fixed it with flourish — and sometimes gold.

Comment

Trump Offers Key Posts To Sen. Sessions, Rep. Pompeo, Retired Lt. Gen. Flynn

Friday, November 18, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump announced his picks for attorney general, CIA director and national security adviser. Steve Inskeep talks to NPR's Scott Horsley and the Carnegie Endowment's Sarah Chayes.

Comment

Post-Election, Conversations About Race 'Sparked A New Sense Of Urgency'

Monday, November 14, 2016

Washington Post reporter Wesley Lowery talks about race in the Obama presidency and under President-elect Trump. Lowery was part of a Pulitzer Prize-winning team for reporting about police shootings.

Comment

A Tale Of Two Counties: A Visit To A Swing State's Richest And Poorest Places

Friday, November 04, 2016

North Carolina's Bertie and Wake counties are about a two-hour drive apart, but the divide between them is huge. And it's easy to see the links between people's lives here and the way they are voting.

Comment