The Argument

By New York Times Opinion

Strongly-held opinions. Open-minded debates. A weekly ideas show, hosted by Jane Coaston.

  1. 1.
    What Biden Is Still Getting Wrong on Immigration
    38:33
  2. 2.
    Are You Contributing to America’s Affordable Housing Crisis?
    36:12
  3. 3.
    What We Get Wrong About Online Sex Work
    34:05
  4. 4.
    How They Failed: C.A. Republicans, Media Critics and Facebook Leadership
    34:07
  5. 5.
    Is Being a Football Fan Unethical?
    33:25
  6. 6.
    'I Fear for My Country Today:' Vets Reflect on 9/11
    36:26
  7. 7.
    Is It Time to End Capital Punishment?
    34:50
  8. 8.
    Vaccine Mandates Won’t Save Us
    36:46
  1. 9.
    What Should We Be Teaching When It Comes to Racism and America’s Past?
    35:04
  2. 10.
    Are Workplace Diversity Programs Doing More Harm Than Good?
    42:35
  3. 11.
    Should We Stop Talking Politics at Work?
    33:34
  4. 12.
    The Great Debate of 2021: WFH or RTO?
    35:42
  5. 13.
    No, But Really. Should We Contact Aliens?
    36:03
  6. 14.
    Joe Biden and the Communion Wars
    34:31
  7. 15.
    Sway: Exercise, and Accept Your 'Inevitable Demise'
    34:01
  8. 16.
    Is Fox News Really All That Powerful?
    33:22
  9. 17.
    Not Everyone Is Worried About America's Falling Birth Rates
    34:15
  10. 18.
    Trevor Noah: ‘We Live in a World Where Having a Conversation Is Punished’
    21:24
  11. 19.
    Should It Be This Hard to Sue the Police and Win?
    32:28
  12. 20.
    Whose Pride Is It Anyway?
    28:18
  13. 21.
    Could Spilling Big Pharma’s Secrets Vaccinate the World?
    41:48
  14. 22.
    'Republicans Are Very, Very Close to Driving Democracy Into a Ditch'
    32:10
  15. 23.
    Does Teaching America It’s Racist Make It Less Racist?
    34:12
  16. 24.
    Is This the Year D.C. Becomes a State?
    36:13
  17. 25.
    Grading Biden on the F.D.R. Curve
    27:38
  18. 26.
    Police Reform Is Coming. What Should It Look Like?
    33:02
  19. 27.
    Should America Go Nuclear?
    34:41
  20. 28.
    Why the Anti-Abortion Side Will Lose, Even if It Wins
    35:23
  21. 29.
    The Reality of Vaccine Passports
    30:08
  22. 30.
    What's Wrong With Our Hate Crime Laws?
    36:57
  23. 31.
    Is It Time to Cancel Cancel Culture?
    40:15
  24. 32.
    To Fight Poverty, Raise the Minimum Wage? Or Abolish It?
    33:30
  25. 33.
    Cancel America’s Student Loan Debt! But How?
    46:58
  26. 34.
    ‘Vandalism With a Purpose’ and the Future of the G.O.P.
    43:52
  27. 35.
    Should We Put the Filibuster Out of Its Misery?
    39:23
  28. 36.
    Introducing ‘The Argument’ With Jane Coaston
    2:10
  29. 37.
    From the Archives: Climate Change and Free College for All
    27:30
  30. 38.
    Dreaming Of Our Post-Pandemic Lives. Plus: An Announcement
    28:02
  31. 39.
    The 46th: Joe Biden to the Rescue (Plan)
    48:18
  32. 40.
    The 46th: Will A Second Impeachment Change Republican Minds?
    39:48
  33. 41.
    I Love Section 230. Got a Problem With That?
    38:25
  34. 42.
    The 46th: The End of Trump or the End of American Democracy?
    35:27
  35. 43.
    How 2020 Changed Our Minds
    33:55
  36. 44.
    The 46th: Will Georgia's Races Change The Senate?
    37:45
  37. 45.
    The 46th: Who Will Replace Trump in the G.O.P.’s Heart?
    44:26
  38. 46.
    The 46th: Biden’s First Catastrophes
    39:54
  39. 47.
    The 46th: Progressive Democrats’ Next Moves Under Biden
    46:28
  40. 48.
    What Happens if Trump Doesn’t Concede?
    52:18
  41. 49.
    Election Special: Nail-Biter Edition
    31:12
  42. 50.
    What If America Gets a Divorce? And Other Final Election Predictions
    48:51

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