Christopher Mallaby, Timothy Garton Ash and Andrey Kortunov join Christiane Amanpour to remember the fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years ago. Wendell Pierce discusses his role in the West End Theatre's production of Arthur Miller's “Death of a Salesman.” Actor Jimmie Fails speaks to Hari Sreenivasan about gentrification and his film "The Last Black Man in San Francisco."
Steven Reed, the first African American mayor-elect of Montgomery, Alabama, joins Christiane Amanpour to explain the to-do list he will tackle in office. Alex Gibney and Mikhail Khodorkovsky discuss the documentary "Citizen K." Megan Phelps-Roper tells Michel Martin why she broke away from the Westboro Baptist Church.
Scott Jennings and John Nichols join Christiane Amanpour to analyze the results from yesterday's state elections in the U.S. Iltija Mufti calls for international attention to the chaos in Kashmir. Leonard Kleinrock and Vint Cerf sit down with Miles O'Brien to discuss the 50th anniversary of the internet's creation.
George Osborne sits down with Christiane Amanpour and explains why "Boris Johnson has taken a very big gamble." California Lieutenant Governor Eleni Kounalakis discusses the fires that burned nearly 100,000 acres in her state. "Freestyle Love Supreme" cast members join Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the backstory of the show and share improv tips.
Vali Nasr and Karl Sharro join Christiane Amanpour to discuss protests in Lebanon and Iraq. Actor Julie Andrews reflects on her dazzling career. Twitter co-founder Ev Williams explains what went wrong with social media and how he’s trying to fix it.
Religion scholar Karen Armstrong sits down with Christiane Amanpour to tell her amazing life journey from religious nun to secular scripture expert. Brendan Simms explains how Adolf Hitler came to power and the lessons we can learn from it. President of StubHub Sukhinder Singh Cassidy joins Hari to discuss diversity in tech and theBoardlist, the talent recruitment forum she founded.
Norman Ornstein joins Christiane Amanpour to give a glimpse into the inner workings of Congress as the impeachment inquiry unfolds. Robert Reich examines PG&E's role in the California fires. Cynthia Erivo and Leslie Odom, Jr. discuss their roles in the new film "Harriet." Ocean Vuong sits down with Michel Martin to discuss race, sexuality and his new novel "On Earth We're Briefly Gorgeous."
William Cohen joins Christiane Amanpour to analyze the latest developments in the impeachment inquiry. Antonio Banderas discusses his new film "Pain and Glory." Zanny Minton Beddoes speaks to Walter Isaacson about her role as The Economist's first female editor in chief.
Former U.S. Secretary of Veterans Affairs David Shulkin joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss his experience inside the Trump administration. Mona Fawaz weighs in on Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri's resignation, and Juan Manuel Santos analyzes unrest in Latin America. Actor John Lithgow explains the origins of his satirical poetry collection “Dumpty: The Age of Trump in Verse.”
Rukmini Callimachi discusses Abu Bakr al Baghdadi's death and what it may mean for ISIS; Republican pollster Frank Luntz and former U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Holtzman give an update on the political climate in Washington; and Aarti Shahani reflects on her childhood, her father's imprisonment and the American Dream.
John Kerry speaks to Christiane Amanpour about the impeachment inquiry, the situation in Syria and a new initiative to combat climate change called "World War Zero." Actor Brian Cox discusses his work in the play "The Great Society" and HBO's "Succession." Maya Moore tells Michel Martin about her fight for justice for her friend Jonathan Irons, who is serving a 50-year prison sentence.
Anita Hill sits down with Christiane Amanpour to reflect on harassment, abuse and the politics of today. Noah Feldman weighs in on the impeachment inquiry and abuse of power with Walter Isaacson. Jokha Alharthi discusses her second novel, "Celestial Bodies," with the book's translator Marilyn Booth.
Christiane Amanpour sits down with the iconic editor-in-chief of Vogue, Anna Wintour, to discuss Karl Lagerfeld’s passing and the environmental impacts of fashion. Michel Martin speaks to Mississippi author Kiese Laymon about his memoir “Heavy.” Award-winning historian Henry Louis Gates Jr. explains why the United States' forgotten Reconstruction era is still relevant today.
In an exclusive interview, Christiane Amanpour speaks to U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper in Saudi Arabia as thousands of new U.S. troops are deployed to the country to try and visibly confront Iran. Plus, Michel Martin speaks to Tom Mueller about the complex relationship between whistleblowers and society, and Walter Isaacson speaks to Richard Stengel about his new book "Information Wars."
Christiane Amanpour speaks with Malcolm Gladwell about his hit podcast, "Revisionist History." Award-winning director Nick Broomfield joins the program to reveal the story behind one of Leonard Cohen’s most iconic songs “So Long Marianne.” Walter Isaacson sits down with Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough to discuss his new book “The Pioneers."
Peter Frankopan and Malte Herwig join Christiane Amanpour to discuss Peter Handke's controversial Nobel Prize win. Artist Grayson Perry showcases his latest exhibition “Super Rich Interior Decoration.” Rhiannon Giddens pulls out her banjo for Walter Isaacson to illustrate the rich history of the instrument in American music. WARNING: This episode contains graphic images.
Mikhail Kasyanov sits down with Christiane Amanpour to explain Russia's role in the situation in Syria. Nina Jankowicz joins the program to discuss Ukraine and the impeachment inquiry, and Jonathan Powell offers his perspective on the UK and EU's new Brexit deal. Gulalai Ismail tells Michel Martin about her advocacy for human rights.
Charles Barkley joins Christiane Amanpour to discuss Daryl Morey, LeBron James and the NBA-China controversy. Brittany Packnett Cunningham and Mehdi Hassan offer their analysis of the October Democratic debate. Deepak Chopra sits down with Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the state of the world and his new book "Metahuman: Unleashing Your Infinite Potential."
Jack Goldsmith, former head of the Office of Legal Counsel under President George W. Bush, discusses the limits of executive power with Christiane Amanpour. Katharine Gun explains how she exposed a plot by U.S. security officials to spy on United Nations members in 2003. Former lead guitarist of The Band Robbie Robertson takes Walter Isaacson behind the scenes of his legendary rock career.
Shiraz Maher and Dr. Kori Schake join Christiane Amanpour to analyze the situation in Northern Syria. Jane Fonda discusses her activism combatting the climate crisis. Raj Chetty tells Hari Sreenivasan how he's harnessing data to propose solutions to economic inequality.