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Senate acquits Trump for second time after week-long trial | Impeachment This Week

House managers argue former president Trump incited an insurrection in a dramatic and swift Senate impeachment trial.
  • Feb 14, 2021

Covid relief and GOP infighting eclipse Trump’s impending trial | Impeachment This Week

As the impeachment trial nears, the Republican Party faces an identity crisis and Democrats try to act on President Biden's coronavirus relief.
  • Feb 5, 2021

Trump is impeached, again | Impeachment This Week

A week after a pro-Trump mob stormed the Capitol, the House passed one article of impeachment against the president for inciting an insurrection.
  • Jan 15, 2021

Alison Lurie, Pulitzer-winning novelist of mordant wit and boundless empathy, dies at 94

Her books, including ‘Foreign Affairs’ and ‘The War Between the Tates,’ chronicled the lives of women searching for self-knowledge and self-fulfillment.
  • Dec 3, 2020

Natasha Trethewey: I find myself longing for slower ways of connection

The former U.S. poet laureate discusses the pleasures of anticipating letters from friends and shares the poetry she is turning to during the coronavirus crisis
  • Apr 30, 2020

Juan Felipe Herrera: ‘We live in a different home now’

The former U.S. poet laureate reflects on how his mother used stories to build a home for his migrant farmworker family and how such love can gather us together
  • Apr 23, 2020

Robert Pinsky: 'Heavy with longing, in my mind, is preferable to hollow'

Pinsky explains the neighborhood memories that spurred him to write “House Hour” and how he is using walks to cope with the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Apr 17, 2020

Joy Harjo: 'What joins us together is poetry'

Harjo reflects on her childhood, the way the kitchen table unites us and the renewed connections she hopes will emerge out of this difficult time.
  • Apr 10, 2020

Full tutorial: How to sew a face mask

Grace Jun, assistant professor of fashion at Parsons School of Design and chief executive of Open Style Lab, demonstrates how to sew a three-layered face mask.
  • Apr 4, 2020

Trump is acquitted | Impeachment This Week

The president was acquitted on both charges of impeachment by the Senate, with Sen. Mitt Romney crossing the aisle and voting to convict on one charge.
  • Feb 6, 2020