This week's guest Norm Ornstein says the current relationship between Congress and President Trump represents a failure of the system of checks and balances critical to the functioning of our government.
Political analyst Norman Ornstein on the depths of dysfunction in Washington. Then, as “Orange is the New Black” heads into its sixth season, a 2014 interview with Piper Kerman, the woman whose story inspired the hit TV show.
Diane talks to actress Ashley Judd about her role in launching the #MeToo movement.
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A former CIA officer reacts to President Trump’s flip-flopping on Russian intelligence. Then, Ashley Judd’s story of sexual harassment helped launch the #MeToo movement. She talks about coming forward – and what’s next.
President Trump meets with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in Brussels on July 11, 2018.
In celebration of lazy summer hours spent lost in great novels, Diane takes a look back through the Diane Rehm Show archives to bring you some of her favorite author interviews.
Child psychologist Joanna Breyer says the beginning of a hospital stay can be among the most intimidating experiences for a sick child. One hospital in the Netherlands transformed its facility into a Teddy Bear Hospital for a day to playfully introduce the experiences a child might have there.