I Have to Ask: The David Corn and Michael Isikoff Edition
The authors of Russian Roulette on the history of the Trump-Putin bromance.
I Have to Ask: The Josh Barro EditionThe writer and podcast host on why so many Americans forgive Trump’s cruelty.
I Have to Ask: The Chuck Klosterman EditionThe writer and critic on whether the politicization of popular culture has gone too far.
I Have to Ask: The Katie Roiphe EditionThe controversial essayist explains why she thinks #MeToo has gone too far.
I Have to Ask: The Jia Tolentino EditionThe New Yorker writer on how the #MeToo backlash threatens to “infantilize” women.
I Have to Ask: The Margaret Sullivan EditionThe Washington Post media critic grades a turbulent year of press coverage.
I Have to Ask: The Bill Kristol EditionThe conservative writer and editor examines his own past—and where the Republican Party went awry.
I Have to Ask: The Lawrence O’Donnell EditionThe MSNBC host and author on how the 1968 election changed American politics forever.
I Have to Ask: The Ta-Nehisi Coates EditionThe author tries to make sense of Trump’s America, and his place in it.
I Have to Ask: The Jodi Kantor EditionThe New York Times reporter goes behind the scenes on her Harvey Weinstein stories.
I Have to Ask: The David Remnick Edition (Part 2)The editor of the New Yorker on what ails the NFL and whether the magazine could go web-only.
I Have to Ask: The Ayobami Adebayo EditionThe author of Stay With Me on using fiction to fight gender norms.
I Have to Ask: The Claire Messud EditionThe author of The Burning Girl on how Elena Ferrante opened up more space for writing novels about women.
I Have to Ask: The Benjamin Wittes EditionThe writer and national security expert on how to decipher the Mueller investigation.
I Have to Ask: The Steven Pinker EditionThe author of Enlightenment Now thinks the world is getting better—but we refuse to acknowledge it.
I Have to Ask: The Wesley Morris EditionThe New York Times critic on Woody Allen, Oprah for president, and the most overrated movie of 2017.
I Have to Ask: The A.O. Scott EditionThe New York Times film critic on watching movies in the post-Weinstein age.
I Have to Ask: The Stephen Kotkin EditionThe Stalin biographer on the secret to understanding the mind of an autocrat.
I Have to Ask: The Laura Kipnis EditionThe author and essayist on the importance of teaching women to fight back.
I Have to Ask: The Rebecca Traister EditionThe journalist on sexual misconduct stories—and the coming backlash to them.
I Have to Ask: The Ron Chernow EditionThe author of Alexander Hamilton and Grant on what biographies teach us about powerful men.
I Have to Ask: The Gabriel Sherman EditionRoger Ailes’ biographer on how Fox News has changed and why Rupert Murdoch “loathes” Trump.
I Have to Ask: The Masha Gessen EditionHow Putin’s regime operates and what people don’t understand about autocrats.
I Have to Ask: The David Remnick Edition (Part 1)The editor of the New Yorker on Hillary hatred and the problem with Obama cashing in on Wall Street.
I Have to Ask: The Amna Nawaz EditionThe ABC News anchor reveals her reporting on white nationalists and what can be learned from talking to extremists.
I Have to Ask: The Mark Lilla EditionThe author of The Once and Future Liberal: After Identity Politics has a recipe to save Democrats.