Steven Valentino

Producer, The New Yorker Radio Hour

Steven Valentino appears in the following:

Syria: Why Doesn’t the U.S. Do More?

Friday, October 28, 2016

President Obama is haunted by the humanitarian crisis that unfolded in Syria under his watch, but he doesn’t want another Iraq War.

At Home in Aleppo

Friday, October 28, 2016

Omar Dawood describes daily life in a city where death is everywhere.

What Would a Trump Presidency Look Like?

Friday, October 21, 2016

 With the American government’s system of checks and balances, how much could a hypothetical President Trump actually accomplish? Short answer: plenty.    

T.C. Boyle Picks Three

Friday, October 14, 2016

Boyle, the author of sixteen novels and countless short stories, recommends a book, a musician, and a video series.

A Homemade Museum in a Refugee Camp

Friday, October 14, 2016

A refugee from Yemen's civil war walks for miles each day in the desert, picking up objects of all sorts and assembling them into a homemade museum.

David Axelrod on Trump, Clinton, and the Cubs

Friday, October 07, 2016

The former Obama adviser talks about working for and against Hillary Clinton, and whether the Chicago Cubs really have a shot this year.    

E. Tammy Kim Picks Three

Friday, October 07, 2016

A novel about Korea, a Sleater-Kinney album, and a celebrity chef who’s all about home cooking.

A Presidential Debate or a Comment Thread Come to Life?

Friday, September 23, 2016

Arguing about politics is something that we learn from hearing other people do it. Right now, we’re lacking great examples.

Gary Johnson’s Bid for the White House

Friday, September 02, 2016

The Libertarian Gary Johnson is an E.P.A.-supporting gun-rights advocate who appreciates a good edible—and he wants your vote for President.

Special Preview: Gary Johnson’s Bid for the White House

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

The Libertarian Gary Johnson is an E.P.A.-supporting gun-rights advocate who appreciates a good edible, and he wants your vote for President.

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‘In a Different Key’: A Personal Look at the History of Autism

Friday, August 26, 2016

David Remnick talks to the authors of a new book on the history of autism.  

Judd Apatow Returns To His Standup Roots

Friday, August 26, 2016

A kingpin of modern comedy talks about his return to the stage and why his films aren’t “conservative.”

Father Pfleger’s Mission on Chicago’s South Side

Friday, August 26, 2016

A white priest has dedicated his life to serving Chicago’s largest African-American parish.

The Problem of Putin

Friday, August 19, 2016

Jake Sullivan, the top policy adviser to Hillary Clinton’s campaign, joins David Remnick in a discussion about Russian aggression in Europe and Russian hacking in the United States.    

Not Down with T.P.P.

Friday, July 29, 2016

John Cassidy explains how political resistance to the Trans-Pacific Partnership is about more than just economics.

The New Yorker at the DNC: Big Money, Lavish Parties

Friday, July 29, 2016

Sheelah Kolhatkar looks for the corporate sponsors at the Democratic National Convention.


Patricia Marx Plays Apartment Archery

Friday, July 29, 2016

Patricia Marx missed the Olympic qualifying meets in archery, so she stayed home and practiced the sport in her living room.  She wasn’t expecting to draw blood.    

The New Yorker at the DNC: TPP or Bust

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

A free trade agreement is at the center of anti-establishment opposition on both the right and the left. 


A Chinese Reporter at the Republican National Convention

Friday, July 22, 2016

At the R.N.C. in Cleveland, Evan Osnos got a Chinese reporter’s take on the rise of Trump.

Gary Shteyngart Picks Three

Friday, July 22, 2016

The novelist Gary Shteyngart recommends a few of his favorite cultural things, including a cartoon series about a horse and the rapper Ice Cube.