Dr. Anthony Fauci, who has been the public face of facility science throughout the AIDS crisis and the coronavirus pandemic, discusses his profession as a lightning arrester for criticism. Plus, we check out how white nationalists have actually made liberal Portland a battleground as they encounter anti-racism protesters. And Radha Blank, the author and director of “The Forty-Year-Old Variation,” talks theatre, rap, and film with Vinson Cunningham.
Anthony Fauci, Then and Now
Dr. Fauci, who has actually been the public face of establishment science throughout the AIDS and coronavirus crises, talks to Michael Specter about how his career has been a lightning arrester for criticism.
The Battle Over Portland
Oregon has a special history of white-supremacist violence. Today’s reactionary extremists have made the liberal bastion of Portland their battleground.
Radha Blank’s “Forty-Year-Old Variation”
The author and director talks theatre, rap, and film with Vinson Cunningham.