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This is what the news should sound like. The biggest stories of our time, told by the best journalists in the world. Hosted by Michael Barbaro. Twenty minutes a day, five days a week, ready by 6 a.m.


Is the U.S. Changing Its Stance on Taiwan? 23:25 05/24/2022
A Tactical Disaster for Russia’s Military 31:54 05/23/2022
The Sunday Read: ‘Can Virtual Reality Help Ease Chronic Pain?’ 45:00 05/22/2022
A Better Understanding of Long Covid 35:17 05/20/2022
Inside Operation Lone Star 34:04 05/19/2022
The Battle for Azovstal: A Soldier’s Story 31:14 05/18/2022
The Mexican Model of Abortion Rights 40:31 05/17/2022
The Racist Theory Behind So Many Mass Shootings 24:09 05/16/2022
The Sunday Read: ‘I Lived the #VanLife. It Wasn’t Pretty.’ 32:56 05/15/2022
One Million 28:58 05/13/2022
Why Inflation Doesn’t Affect Us All the Same 27:57 05/12/2022
A Post-Roe America, Part 2: The Abortion Providers 41:43 05/11/2022
How Putin Co-opted Russia’s Biggest Holiday 27:03 05/10/2022
The Unseen Trauma of America’s Drone Pilots 33:38 05/09/2022
The Sunday Read: ‘It Was Just a Kayaking Trip. Until It Upended Our Lives.’ 60:34 05/08/2022
The Story of Roe v. Wade, Part 2: The Culture Wars (From the Archive) 30:41 05/07/2022
The Story of Roe v. Wade, Part 1: Who Was Jane Roe? (From the Archive) 23:18 05/07/2022
A Post-Roe America, Part 1: The Anti-Abortion Activists 40:30 05/06/2022
A Post-Roe Map of America 21:42 05/05/2022
Is This How Roe Ends? 28:11 05/04/2022
The Mar-a-Lago Midterms 34:08 05/03/2022
Are Unions Making a Comeback? 32:57 05/02/2022
The Sunday Read: ‘This Was Trump Pulling a Putin’ 53:37 05/01/2022
The Risks of a New U.S. Approach in Ukraine 25:36 04/29/2022
Most of Us Have Had Covid 24:18 04/28/2022
The Supreme Court Considers a Football Coach’s Prayers 31:06 04/27/2022
How a Sudden Mask Ruling Left the C.D.C. Reeling 28:03 04/26/2022
A Push for Traffic Stop Reform 24:10 04/25/2022
The Sunday Read: ‘How Many Billionaires Are There, Anyway?’ 35:14 04/24/2022
France’s Big Decision 32:11 04/22/2022