Fighting The Bureau's Investigations: How The FBI Polices The President
How does law enforcement handle the most powerful person in the country? And should Special Counsel Robert Mueller have wide-ranging power to investigate wrongdoing by the president? We put those questions to Pulitzer Prize-winning author Tim Weiner, whose work inspired the new Showtime documentary series "Enemies: The President, Justice & the FBI." Want to support 1A? .
The Friday News Roundup for November 16, 2018
More than 60 people are dead and over 600 missing after a series of deadly wildfires in California. Unfinished business remains after last week's midterm elections. The investigation into the death of Jamal Khashoggi continues. And Brexit negotiations spark high drama in Europe. Want to support 1A? .
Reddit is consistently one of the most visited sites in the U.S. And like other social media platforms, it mirrors the real world: the good, the bad and the ugly. As disinformation campaigns have surged, tech execs have been under growing pressure to govern their platforms more aggressively. How is Reddit handling the fight against disinformation on its platform? And is it doing enough? Want to support 1A? .
Hasan Minhaj Didn't Become A Lawyer
Hasan is the latest "The Daily Show" alum to host his own political comedy show. He says his dad is still waiting for him to go to grad school. Want to support 1A? .
California's Deadliest Fire: "The New Abnormal"
These latest wildfires are already the deadliest yet and they continue to burn. These emergency events have been called "the new normal," but California Governor Jerry Brown isn't having that. He says it's "the new abnormal." Want to support 1A? Give to your local public radio station and subscribe to our podcast. Have questions? Find us on Twitter @1a.