Politics & Pop Culture Politics & Pop Culture

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., wrote a new book, in secret, criticizing President Trump and Republicans who have not stood up to him in defense of conservative values. Ralph Freso/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Ralph Freso/Getty Images

The morning sun illuminates the Grand Tetons, in Grand Teton National Park, Wyo., Saturday, Aug 27, 2016. Brennan Linsley/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Brennan Linsley/AP

I've Been Everywhere: A Political Reporter's Landmark Moment

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/540117195/540214773" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Jennifer Ramirez and 14 other young women wearing quinceañera dresses protested on the south steps of the Texas State Capitol in Austin on Wednesday. They protested SB4, an immigration enforcement law. Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT News hide caption

toggle caption
Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon/KUT News

Rep. Mike Quigley has introduced the Covfefe Act, which would expand the Presidential Records Act to include social media. Above, the Illinois Democrat on Capitol Hill on Monday. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Alex Brandon/AP

The Public Theater's production of Julius Caesar in New York's Central Park features a titular character who wears a Donald Trump-like costume and is stabbed to death onstage. Verena Dobnik/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Verena Dobnik/AP

Attorney General Jeff Sessions and President Trump attend the 36th annual National Peace Officers Memorial Service on May 15 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Evan Vucci/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Evan Vucci/AP

Together with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and Saudi King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, President Trump touches a lit-up globe that activated a video at the inauguration of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Jonathan Ernst/Reuters hide caption

toggle caption
Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Charles Barkley and executive producer Dan Partland speak during the American Race Press Luncheon in May in New York City. Theo Wargo/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Theo Wargo/Getty Images

In an emotional monologue, Jimmy Kimmel disclosed his infant son's heart defects and asked Americans to put politics aside when it comes to health care. "There are no teams," he said. "We are the team. ... We need to take care of each other." Jimmy Kimmel Live/Screenshot by NPR hide caption

toggle caption
Jimmy Kimmel Live/Screenshot by NPR

Are newsrooms too white? Ben McLeod/Flickr hide caption

toggle caption
Ben McLeod/Flickr

The Modern Newsroom Is Stuck Behind The Gender And Color Line

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/492982066/526423418" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Newly elected Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez gives a victory speech during the general session of the DNC winter meeting in Atlanta, Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. Branden Camp/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Branden Camp/AP

What The Hell's Behind All This Cursing?

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/526093767/526158049" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Scenes from Let It Fall: Los Angeles 1982-1992. ABC Press hide caption

toggle caption
ABC Press

5 Films Look At The Los Angeles Riots From (Almost) Every Angle

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/492994148/525543008" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Martin Luther King, Jr. listening to a transistor radio in the front line of the third march from Selma to Montgomery, Alabama, to campaign for proper registration of black voters, March 23, 1965. Ralph Abernathy (second from left), Ralph Bunche (third from right) and Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel (far right) march with him. William Lovelace/Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
William Lovelace/Getty Images

UCLA students hold crosses, while taking part in a 2006 rally on campus to express their concerns about the lack of racial diversity in the student body. Mel Melcon/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

toggle caption
Mel Melcon/LA Times via Getty Images

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy beside coach Bill Belichick, after the Patriots defeated the Atlanta Falcons 34-28 in overtime at Super Bowl 51 in Houston. Darron Cummings/AP hide caption

toggle caption
Darron Cummings/AP