Steven Valentino

Producer, The New Yorker Radio Hour

Steven has worked in radio since he was fifteen. From 2008 to 2015 he produced the Peabody Award-winning Leonard Lopate Show, as well as reporting features for the WNYC Newsroom. His work has also appeared on SiriusXM and in the German publication Die Zeit.

Blogs:

Steven Valentino appears in the following:

Hillary Clinton on the “Clear and Present Danger” of Collusion with Russia

Friday, September 15, 2017

Hillary Clinton harbors no doubts that allies of Donald Trump, as yet unknown, colluded with Russia and WikiLeaks to derail her election.

The Antifa Handbook

Friday, September 08, 2017

The author of a new book about the leftist movement explains why members will resort to violence as a form of political action.

Neil Gorsuch and the Uses of History

Friday, September 01, 2017

Conservative and liberal legal scholars make history their battleground.

Gillian Flynn’s Worst Job

Friday, August 25, 2017

The author of “Gone Girl” and other books puts on a frozen-yogurt costume and wanders the mall, looking for victims.    

John Ridley: “I’ve Got to Believe That People Can Change”

Friday, August 25, 2017

The writer of “12 Years a Slave” says that, despite the spectacle of white supremacy on the rise, America can change for the better.

Is Identity Politics Killing the Democratic Party?

Friday, August 25, 2017

The author of "The Once and Future Liberal" describes how he believes Democrats should change tactics if they want to win elections and enact change.

Russian Spies Never Go Out of Style

Friday, August 18, 2017

A former C.I.A. operative writes classic Cold War-style novels about the struggle between East and West.

Kathryn Schulz Picks Three

Friday, August 11, 2017

Kathryn Schulz, a New Yorker staff writer, recommends a country music album, a poet, and a movie about magicians.  

The Case Against Assad

Friday, August 11, 2017

At an undisclosed location in Western Europe, a group called the CIJA is gathering evidence of war crimes perpetrated by the Syrian government.  

Foraging Greens in Central Park

Friday, August 11, 2017

Removing plants from Central Park is illegal. But when Manhattan salad bars are charging up to $8.99 a pound, what’s a thrifty New Yorker to do?  

How to Prosecute a War Criminal

Friday, August 11, 2017

A professor of criminal law joins David Remnick to explain why it's unlikely that Bashar al-Assad will be brought to the International Criminal Court for war crimes.  

Senator Al Franken Really Is Senatorial

Friday, August 04, 2017

Senator Franken and David Remnick discuss the health-care vote, the Russia investigation, and how his sense of humor has been a liability.    

The United States of Texas

Friday, July 28, 2017

Though Texas’s demographics are shifting leftward, its politics are redder than ever. Lawrence Wright argues that the state has become the nation’s bellwether.

A Rookie Reporter in Vietnam Captures the War’s Futility

Friday, July 21, 2017

In 1967, a young writer reported from Vietnam. His eyewitness report on the futility of the war shocked readers.      

Universal Health Coverage—America’s Longest Battle

Friday, July 14, 2017

The historian and staff writer Jill Lepore digs into the century-long battle for universal coverage in America.        

My Night at Mar-a-Lago

Friday, June 30, 2017

Taking the political temperature of Palm Beach at a party inside the President’s gilded palace.

Siddhartha Mukherjee Talks Genetics With David Remnick

Friday, June 16, 2017

The physician and Pulitzer Prize-winning author examines the intimate and global implications of genetic science.

Monica Racic Picks Three Internet Treasures

Friday, June 16, 2017

Three weird things you need to check out: a random-film-clip generator, an Internet graveyard, and “the Turkish ‘Star Wars.’”

How to Impeach a President

Friday, May 26, 2017

Staff writer Evan Osnos gets the straight talk from a lawyer who defended Bill Clinton.

Early Release: How to Impeach a President

Thursday, May 25, 2017

Staff writer Evan Osnos gets the straight talk from a lawyer who defended Bill Clinton    

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