Barney Frank Talks Shutdown, Calls an Old Colleague "Weird and Dissociated"
October 08, 2013

Isaac Chotiner: There are these faceless Republicans on the Hill, this Tea Party Caucus, and we see them saying crazy things in the newspaper. But who are they? I was just wondering how much interaction you had with them when you were in Congress.

The Andrew Wylie Rules
October 07, 2013

Learning from Andrew Wylie

How to Love Soccer: Hit the Bar at 7:45 A.M., Says U.S. Federation President
October 03, 2013

Today is big for Sunil Gulati, president of the U.S. Soccer Federation.

Larry King: "This Is One of the Worst Periods I’ve Ever Seen"
September 30, 2013

On Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday nights this week, while Keith Olbermann fulfills a contractual obligation to TBS that predates his recent return to ESPN, Olbermann’s eponymous nightly show will be hosted by Larry King.

The Woman Behind Wikileaks on What the Biopic Gets Wrong
September 25, 2013

It’s a few weeks before the Wikileaks drama The Fifth Estate goes into wide release, but the film is already making news.

Have Professional Women Created a Worse World for Their Working Class Peers?
September 25, 2013

In her new book, The XX Factor: How the Rise of Working Women Has Created a Far Less Equal World, British economist Alison Wolf argues that as the gap between genders has narrowed for the affluent, the gap between rich and poor women has broadened. 

Searing Pictures from Egypt's Turmoil
September 19, 2013

An interview with Mosa'ab Elshamy, the 23-year-old whose photos have defined Egypt's revolution

Is There a Future for Moderate Islamic Politics? A Q&A with Olivier Roy
September 11, 2013

Syria is disintegrating. Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood government has been overthrown, and its leaders are behind bars. Iran has a new president. The debate between Islamists and secularists in Tunisia is heating up.

Meet the Australian Actress Who Does the Most Amazing Accent on Television
August 23, 2013

Yael Stone’s Lorna Morello is one of the most memorable characters on the hit Netflix series “Orange is the New Black.” Lorna is a prisoner and temporary lesbian planning a wedding to her fiance back home, and perhaps the most notable part of Stone's

A Q&A With Jill Abramson
August 19, 2013

The Times' top editor on Mean Bosses, Liberal Biases, and the Demise of the Washington Post