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Diane offers listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times.

Diane offers listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times.
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Washington, DC

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Diane offers listeners thoughtful and lively conversations on an array of topics with many of the most distinguished people of our times.

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@drshow

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English

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(202) 885-1200


Episodes

From The Archives: Gloria Vanderbilt And Anderson Cooper On Family, Acceptance And Loss

7/5/2019
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When Anderson Cooper’s mother, the designer and heiress Gloria Vanderbilt, reached her 91st birthday, they began a correspondence, breaking a wall of silence between them. This 2016 conversation covered life in the spotlight, suicide, money, and grieving for a parent and a child. Vanderbilt Died in June at age 95.

Duration:00:32:32

Unlocking The Secrets Of Greenland’s Ice Sheet — And Why It’s Key To Our Planet’s Future

7/2/2019
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How the remote island became one of the world's most important laboratories for understanding climate change.

Duration:00:34:56

Democratic Debates Tackle Age, Race And A Tilt To The Left

6/28/2019
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Democratic presidential hopefuls take the stage for two nights of debate. Winners, losers and what we learned about the state of the race.

Duration:00:30:35

A Debut Novel On The State Of Marriage – And Divorce

6/25/2019
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Taffy Brodesser-Akner, a writer for New York Times Magazine, has a new book called "Fleishman Is In Trouble."

Duration:00:34:01

The Crisis At The Border And What Can Be Done

6/21/2019
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President Trump is making immigration a central issue in his re-election campaign, just like he did in 2016. How should the Democratic candidates respond?

Duration:00:25:45

Historian David McCullough On Some Of America’s Earliest Westward Pioneers

6/18/2019
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The settlers of the Ohio territories brought idealistic values with them.

Duration:00:22:49

CNN’S Jim Acosta On The Dangers Of Trump’s Escalating Criticism Of The Media

6/14/2019
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CNN White House correspondent Jim Acosta on his clashes with Donald Trump, accusations of grandstanding and what it means when a president calls the media “the enemy of the people.”

Duration:00:30:19

On Fighting In A War That Has No Clear End

6/11/2019
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Elliot Ackerman served five tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. His new memoir is a reflection on his experiences, the region and a war that refuses to end.

Duration:00:31:40

The Consequences Of Trump’s Tariff Threats Against Mexico

6/7/2019
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What the president's threatened tariffs against Mexico say about state of U.S. trade and the future of the Trump economy.

Duration:00:30:24

America’s Urban-Rural Political Divide: Where It Came From And Why It Continues

6/4/2019
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The political divide between urban and rural America: why it is bad news for cities … and Democrats.

Duration:00:30:37

A Partisan Response To The Special Counsel’s Public Statement

5/31/2019
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What Robert Mueller said – and how this changes the politics surrounding impeachment.

Duration:00:27:53

How Many Is Too Many? A Look At The 2020 Democratic Field

5/28/2019
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The Democrats have a record number of candidates running for president. What the crowded field means for the party and its chances in 2020.

Duration:00:34:06

Understanding The Rising Tensions Between The U.S. And Iran

5/24/2019
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A look at what's behind the sudden strain in relations and why lawmakers can't agree on just how big of a threat Iran now poses to the U.S.

Duration:00:32:44

A Father’s Communist Past And His Son’s Search To Understand It

5/21/2019
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And why this period of American history offers important lessons for today.

Duration:00:32:42

State Abortion Bans And The Looming Challenge To Roe V. Wade

5/17/2019
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Alabama now has the most restrictive abortion law in the country. What the new law – and others like it around the country – mean for the future of abortion rights.

Duration:00:30:43

Trump Vs. Congress: A Constitutional Crisis?

5/14/2019
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As the stalemate continues between House Democrats and the White House, are we heading for a "constitutional crisis"?

Duration:00:33:28

New York Times Columnist David Brooks On Living A Moral Life

5/10/2019
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It was a quest sparked by a personal crisis.

Duration:00:34:16

Breaking The Silence That Surrounds Domestic Abuse

5/7/2019
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Domestic violence in the United States: why it’s so widespread and what can be done about it.

Duration:00:36:17

Divisions Deepen Around The Mueller Report

5/3/2019
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A rift between the Attorney General and the special counsel becomes public, and Republicans and Democrats clash over what comes next.

Duration:00:29:50

The Emotional Lives Of Animals

4/30/2019
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And what it can teach us about ourselves.

Duration:00:32:45