Rank #1: And Now Your 7-Day Forecast: What It Takes To Predict The Weather
What does it take to predict tomorrow’s weather today? We take a look at the fascinating story behind the history and science of the weather forecast. Andrew Blum and Bri Eggers join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #2: Public Housing Can Perpetuate Racial Segregation, Report Finds
A study conducted as part of a lawsuit in the City of New York found part of its affordable housing policy might deepen segregation. Policy advocates say that it can also prevent displacement. J. David Gooman, Vicki Been, Ed Goetz and Christie McCravy join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #3: How Health Care Is Shaping American Politics
High deductibles and medical bills are feeding resentment and political alienation of the middle class, reports the Los Angeles Times. We unpack. Noam Levey and Elana Schor join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #4: To Beef, Or Not To Beef? The Rise Of Meatless Burgers
Meat-free burgers are sweeping the nation. Are they healthier or better for the planet? We ask. Michael Grunwald, Kelsey Mangano and Will Schafer join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #5: The Atlantic: Police Fail To Catch Sexual Predators Because They Don't Believe Victims
A major investigation by The Atlantic finds that the police are still skeptical of women who report a rape. The reporter says a "subterranean river of chauvinism" is to blame. Barbara Hagerty and Rick Bell join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #6: Race And Racism In Washington: Trump Tweets, Democrats' Infighting And More
From President Trump’s "go back" tweets to the dispute between the "squad" and House Speaker Pelosi. We take a look at race and racism in Washington. Rep. William Lacy Clay, Peniel Joseph, Rochelle Riley and E.J. Dionne join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #7: These Books Are Making Waves On 2019 Summer Reading Lists
Thrillers to memoirs. Great escapes to illumination. We’ve got your hot summer reading list all cued up. The best beach reads of 2019. Laurie Hertzel, Leigh Haber and Hannah Oliver Depp join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #8: Travel Responsibly Or Don't Travel At All: Airlines And The Environment
Take your pick: plane, car or boat. They’re all bad for the planet. Does that mean we should all stay home? Andy Newman, Nives Dolšak and Richard Aboulafia join Meghna Chakrabarti.
Rank #9: Rounding The Bases With Former MLB Commissioner Bud Selig
With David Folkenflik. We’re discussing the state of play in Major League Baseball with ESPN writer Jeff Passan. Then, former Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig steps up to the plate to face questions about his record and his outlook on America’s pastime today. His new memoir is “For the Good of the Game.”
Rank #10: Week In The News: Epstein, Census, U.S.-U.K. Tensions, More
With host David Folkenfilk. Acosta stepping down amid Epstein plea deal controversy. Trump’s census fight. The British Ambassador resigns. Pelosi scolds "the squad." More tensions in the Strait of Hormuz. Immigration chief promises raids, soon. The roundtable weighs in on the week that was.