On the anniversary of Trump’s Inauguration, and with the rise of the #MeToo movement against sexual misconduct and gender inequality, hundreds of thousands take to the streets nationwide
Contrary to what you might see on TV, homicide, assault and rapes have decreased in big cities since the 1970s. Patrick Sharkey attributes the change, in part, to something that happened in the ’90s. (Image credit: )
Take a pinch of Hitchcock, a bit of Gone Girl, stir in a mysterious author and you’ve got the recipe for something unusual: One of the rare debut novels to hit number one its first week on the market. (Image credit: Eslah Attar/NPR)
Denis Johnson finished his first story collection in 25 years just before he died. The pieces in it are stunning, dark, sometimes as bleak as anything he’s ever written — but miraculous to read. (Image credit: Eslah Attar/NPR)
In 1971, Ellsberg leaked the Pentagon Papers to the press in the hope that they would help end the Vietnam War. His story is portrayed in the new film The Post. Originally broadcast Dec. 4, 2017.
Preview: The comedian and writer-director talks to “Sunday Morning” about race relations, and how art can help achieve progress