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April 9, 2019

A Former Immigration Official on How Much Harm Trump Could Do

Isaac Chotiner talks with Doris Meissner, who was the commissioner of the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service during the Clinton Administration, about President Donald Trump’s personnel shakeup in the Department of Homeland Security and what it…

April 8, 2019

A Middle Eastern-Studies Professor on His Conversations with Mohammed Bin Salman

Issac Chotiner talks to Bernard Haykel, a professor of Near Eastern studies at Princeton, about Saudi Arabia, the crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman, and the killing of Jamal Khashoggi.

April 1, 2019

Valerie Jarrett Looks Back on the Obama White House

Isaac Chotiner speaks with Valerie Jarrett, a longtime adviser to Barack and Michelle Obama, about 2020 Presidential candidates, how Democrats should approach governing, and Big Tech.