The Ticket: Politics from The Atlantic

Join Atlantic political correspondent Isaac Dovere on the road each week as he reports from around the country on the politics, policies, and personalities that are defining this crucial moment in American history. Each week brings you an intimate and surprising conversation with the names you know and names you may not know—but should.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 40m. Bisher sind 163 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 14 hours 24 minutes


What Are Public Schools For?

Back-to-school season means the revival laments about America's failing public education system. But what is it failing to do?


 2017-09-22  57m

Will America's Institutions Survive President Trump?

In his short time as commander in chief, he's broken countless norms. Has he broken the executive branch?


 2017-09-15  58m

A Memo to the Huddled Masses

Immigrants flock to the U.S. in pursuit of the American Dream. But is it time for the wake-up call?


 2017-09-08  41m

News Update: The Questions After Harvey

If history is any guide, the biggest challenges caused by the disaster in Houston will come into focus after the nation's attention turns elsewhere.


 2017-09-02  16m

What Game of Thrones Has Taught Us About Politics

Lessons from the hit HBO series, and from other recent pop culture and fiction


 2017-09-01  45m

Are Smartphones Harming Our Kids?

Ten years after the arrival of the iPhone, are mobile devices taking a toll on our children's mental health?


 2017-08-25  47m

Ta-Nehisi Coates and Yoni Appelbaum on Charlottesville's Aftermath

Did the president's response to fatal violence touched off by white supremacists mark a major breakpoint in American politics?


 2017-08-18  58m

Kurt Andersen on How America Lost Its Mind

Magical thinking and "alternative facts" have a long, proud history in these United States.


 2017-08-11  50m

News Update: Mark Bowden on North Korea

Given new revelations about North Korea's nuclear capabilities—and newly harsh rhetoric from President Trump—Jeffrey Goldberg and Matt Thompson talk with Mark Bowden, author of The Atlantic's July/August cover story on how to deal with North Korea.


 2017-08-09  22m

Ask Not What Your Robots Can Do For You

Our increasingly smart machines aren't just changing the workforce, they're changing us. Alexis Madrigal and our hosts explore how.


 2017-08-04  54m