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.

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Steven Valentino appears in the following:

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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How the N.R.A. Uses Fear to Sell Guns

Friday, May 19, 2017

A firearms expert and author says that he’s all for gun rights but has major problems with the N.R.A.

Jeffrey Toobin on the Comey Crisis

Friday, May 12, 2017

Jeffrey Toobin sees the 2018 elections as the only remedy for an overreach of executive power in the firing of James Comey.

Explaining Trump’s Foreign Policy

Friday, May 12, 2017

As the President prepares for his first trip abroad, Michael Anton, of the National Security Council, sheds light on the view of the world from the White House.

Steve Bannon, the Hollywood Years

Friday, April 28, 2017

The White House chief strategist has depicted himself as a former Hollywood mogul—but some creative license may have been taken.

Elizabeth Warren Loves a Fight

Friday, April 21, 2017

Senator Elizabeth Warren on the future of the Democratic Party.

Trevor Noah Talks with David Remnick

Friday, April 07, 2017

Jon Stewart’s successor on “The Daily Show” had big shoes to fill, but the rise of Trump gave Trevor Noah the chance to prove his mettle.    

Trolling the Press Corps

Friday, April 07, 2017

A far-right blogger trolls the White House press corps.

For the Animal Kingdom’s One Per Cent, a New Way to Fly

Friday, March 24, 2017

A luxury layover for pampered pets and horses, with maximum security.    

The "Remarkable Parallels" Between Nixon and Trump

Friday, March 03, 2017

In 1987, Richard Nixon wrote to Donald Trump, expressing his optimism about Trump’s future political prospects. Was it a bad omen for Trump?

Podcast Extra: The "Remarkable Parallels" Between Nixon and Trump

Thursday, March 02, 2017

In 1987, Richard Nixon wrote to Donald Trump, expressing his optimism about Trump’s future political prospects. Was it a bad omen for Trump?  

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Moscow’s Evolving View of Donald Trump

Friday, February 24, 2017

Three reporters compare notes on the evolving scandals that involve Russia and the Trump administration.

Diplomacy by Tweet

Friday, February 10, 2017

Robin Wright sits down with former top officials in intelligence and diplomacy for a frank conversation about where “America first” really leads.

Atul Gawande on Primary Care and the End of Obamacare

Friday, February 03, 2017

What would the end of Obamacare look like?   

Adam Davidson Picks Three

Friday, January 27, 2017

Reporting all day can make your head spin; here’s how Adam Davidson unwinds.

Covering the White House: “Who Ya Gonna Believe?”

Friday, January 27, 2017

BuzzFeed published an unverified dossier an unverified dossier full of damning information about Donald Trump and Russia. Did it damage the media’s credibility at a precarious moment?

Israel and the Palestinians: Is the Two­-State Solution Dead?

Friday, January 20, 2017

Three perspectives on the narrowing chance for an agreement between Israel and the West Bank and Gaza. 

The First Female President

Friday, January 13, 2017

Amy Davidson asks what it will take to elect a woman as President. 

Relaxing Is Stressful

Friday, January 06, 2017

“Flotation therapy”—also known as sensory deprivation—is a trendy way to disconnect. But sometimes relaxing is just too stressful.