Friday, February 14, 2014
On this edition of Gabfest Radio, panelists explore the "Hillary Papers," AOL CEO Tim Armstrong's big mistake, the cultural response to the new Lego Movie, and an update on how Russia's global reputation is faring in light of the Sochi Olympics.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Instead of fading away following her defeat in the 2008 Democratic primary, Hillary Clinton became a widely admired world leader, serving as secretary of state for four years. A new book HRC: State Secrets and the Rebirth of Hillary Clinton is based on interviews with Clinton’s intimates, colleagues, supporters, enemies, and those deep inside her inner circle to define the woman who may be our next president.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Hillary Clinton has yet to declare her candidacy for the 2016 presidential race, but the Clinton machine is well-oiled and ready for action. Amy Chozick, reporter for Takeaway partner The New York Times, is the author of "Planet Hillary," the cover story in this week's New York Times Magazine. She explains how the Clinton campaign machine is gearing up for 2016.
Monday, October 21, 2013
By Brigid Bergin : Reporter
Bill de Blasio cashed in big with help from his old boss - Hillary Clinton. The former first lady, U.S. Senator, Secretary of State and possible 2016 presidential candidate hosted a fundraiser for de Blasio in midtown Manhattan Monday night in what was a politically important evening for both Democrats.
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Perhaps the most remarkable part of Anthony Weiner's news conference Tuesday — where he admitted that he continued sexting, even after he resigned from Congress — was the moment his wife, Huma Abedin, stepped up to the podium to defend her husband and to explain her own actions.
Tuesday, April 09, 2013
Last week, Hillary Clinton made two big speeches and announced a book deal. Rebecca Traister, journalist and the author of Big Girls Don't Cry: The Election that Changed Everything for American Women, discusses what Clinton's message says about a possible 2016 run, and whether it's too early to look for clues.
Monday, February 04, 2013
For the first time in twenty years, Hillary Clinton doesn't have a national political job. So, what should she do with her free time in Westchester?
Listeners, what would you recommend to the now Former Secretary of State? We'll take your suggestions at 212-433-9692...
Monday, February 04, 2013
Friday, February 01, 2013
Hillary Clinton steps out of the political spotlight today as she departs from the U.S. State Department after four years as secretary of state. As we reflect on her legacy, John Cassidy, staff writer at The New Yorker, argues that Secretary Clinton achieved more as "an ambassador to the world" than as secretary of state.
Friday, February 01, 2013
Hillary Clinton's Legacy: Ambassador to the World? | Cutting of the Censors at Guantanamo Bay | Listeners Respond: Experiences of Beauty | New Movie Releases: 'Warm Bodies,' 'Bullet to the Head,' 'Stand-Up Guys' | From Nick and Nora to Coach and Tami: A History of Marriage Onscreen | Brother v. Brother in Superbowl 2013
Monday, January 28, 2013
It’s been a busy week in the nation’s capitol. In this week's Washington Report, David Sanger, chief Washington correspondent for The New York Times, talks to Kerry Nolan about the final week of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s tenure as Secretary of State, as well as an effort to reinstate an assault weapons ban and U.S. assistance to France in Mali.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
As John Kerry faces his Senate colleagues in his secretary of state confirmation hearings, BBC State Department correspondent Kim Ghattas explains how the State Department may change with Kerry at the helm, and discusses President Obama's foreign policy goals in his second term.
Tuesday, January 01, 2013
In September, Hillary Clinton revealed that Burmese politicians told her they were learning about democracy from the West Wing. And the NYPD is going to film more interrogations because the "CSI effect" leads jurors to expect videotape of suspects. Listeners share what they've learned from television.
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
The New York Times' David Sanger discusses Hillary Clinton's term as Secretary of State, John Kerry's nomination and the latest in international news. PLUS: Political developments from the holiday weekend and the state of the so-called fiscal cliff; your calls on gifts given and received this season; and Times senior staff photographer James Estrin rates your cell phone photo submissions from 2012.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The U.S. secretary of state continued Wednesday with efforts to wring an elusive truce deal from Israel and Gaza's militant Hamas rulers, after earlier attempts to end more than a week of fighting broke down amid a furious spasm of violence.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
President Barack Obama dispatched Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton to the Middle East on Tuesday as the U.S. urgently seeks to contain the bloody conflict between Israel and Hamas.