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Kanye, the Religious Right, and the Upsurge in Anti-Semitism
On this episode of
The Time of Monsters
, Sarah Posner discusses the cultural and political alliances holding the GOP together.
November 11, 2022
Top 10 Veterans Day Songs
Songs about war and attendant suffering cut across musical genres.
August 12, 2022
Julius Eastman’s Great Expectations
The neglected music of a revolutionary 20th-century composer continues to shock and awe.
July 2, 2022
Top 15 4th of July Songs
These songs make clear what’s special about the US while highlighting the enormous amount of work that still needs to be done.
June 28, 2022
The Reflections of Kendrick Lamar
His intimate new album
Mr. Morale and the Big Steppers
lifts a mirror to his listeners.
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May 24, 2022
Sun, Sand, Surf, Sea—and Russian Rockets: Wartime in Odesa
Ukraine’s historic Black Sea resort turns to the war effort.
May 20, 2022
How It Actually Sounded: Gene Santoro, 1950–2022
A superb reporter whose journalism will remain a vivid and reliable record of its time.
May 6, 2022
Jazz Fest Is Back. Let’s Dance. (But It’s Complicated.)
Beyond the confines of a beloved annual event, the future of live music in New Orleans remains unsettled.
May 1, 2022
Top 12 May Day Songs
In tribute to all those planning actions for May Day.
April 25, 2022
It’s Woody Guthrie’s World. We Just Live in It.
A new show at the Morgan Library illuminates the legendary folk singer’s jam-packed life.