• The Best of The Atlantic

    12,850 views 1 year ago
    Welcome to The Atlantic.

    Subscribe to The Atlantic on YouTube: http://bit.ly/1pE29OW
    Watch more videos: http://www.theatlantic.com/...

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/TheAtla...
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Th...
    Google+: https://plus.google.com/+Th... Show less
    Read more
  • Unpresidented Play all

    Atlantic writers explore a new era of American politics
    This item has been hidden
  • Popular uploads Play all

    This item has been hidden
  • Atlantic Documentaries Play all

    Original short documentaries produced by The Atlantic.
    This item has been hidden
  • Animation Play all

    This item has been hidden
  • If Our Bodies Could Talk Play all

    Off-beat perspectives on health from James Hamblin
    This item has been hidden
  • Bold Questions Play all

    This item has been hidden
  • Uploads Play all

    • Chimamanda Adichie on What Americans Get Wrong About Africa - Duration: 2 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 18 hours ago
      Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is the author of books like Americanah and Half of a Yellow Sun. In this animated interview, the Nigerian-born author describes coming to America for college and being floo...
    • Ta-Nehisi Coates on Asking Questions That Have No Answers - Duration: 2 minutes, 23 seconds.

      • 18 hours ago
      Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi Coates has always been curious. “When I was a kid, I pretty much was interested in the same things I'm interested in now: Why does the world look like the world looks?” he...
      • CC
    • Have Conspiracy Theories Gone Mainstream? - Duration: 3 minutes, 28 seconds.

      • 4 days ago
      Conspiracy theorists are on the national stage like never before, says Atlantic writer Rosie Gray. Alex Jones of Infowars fame is at the forefront. He’s responsible for propagating the widespread c...
      • CC
    • Michael K. Williams Asks: Am I Typecast? #QuestionAnswers - Duration: 2 minutes, 51 seconds.

      • 6 days ago
      At The Atlantic, we believe it’s never been more important to take on established answers with tough questions. Here, Michael K. Williams, of The Wire and The Night Of, wrestles with one of his own...
      • CC
    • The Crippling Fear of Everlasting Life - Duration: 2 minutes, 48 seconds.

      • 1 week ago
      While many dream of an afterlife, people with apeirophobia are terrified of eternal existence. Where does this fear come from? “I suspect that, in apeirophobia, one comes to the realization that af...
    • Ruth Bader Ginsburg on the Perspective That Comes With Motherhood - Duration: 2 minutes, 47 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      Ruth Bader Ginsburg spent a large portion of her legal career advocating for women’s rights and was appointed as the second female justice to the Supreme Court in 1993. In this animated interview, ...
      • CC
    • Is Trump a Populist Authoritarian? - Duration: 4 minutes, 4 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      It’s a good time to be a populist authoritarian—in the Western world, politicians who pledge to govern this way are gaining strength, and Donald Trump is hardly an exception. So, what kinds of popu...
      • CC
    • What Will Happen to Undocumented Doctors? - Duration: 9 minutes, 57 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, is an Obama-era policy that granted a work permit and temporary protection from deportation to children that came to the U.S. with unregistered pare...
      • CC
    • Why Every Year Feels Shorter Than the Last - Duration: 3 minutes, 41 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      Why does time seem to pass more quickly as we age? Is there a way to manipulate that experience? In this episode of If Our Bodies Could Talk, senior editor James Hamblin gets some answers from scie...
      • CC
    • Caitlyn Jenner on Looking in the Mirror and Not Recognizing Yourself - Duration: 2 minutes, 27 seconds.

      • 2 weeks ago
      Caitlyn Jenner was 65 when she transitioned from male to female. In this animation, she describes the duality of her former life, the overwhelming response to her Olympic victory, and what it was l...
      • CC
    • Public Indifference Is Trump's Asset on the Path to Autocracy - Duration: 2 minutes, 48 seconds.

      • 3 weeks ago
      This is a clear moment of crisis for Americans, says Atlantic senior editor David Frum. “We are living through the most dangerous challenge to the free government of the United States in decades,” ...
      • CC
    • The No Man's Land Beneath the Border Wall - Duration: 6 minutes, 56 seconds.

      • 3 weeks ago
      There's a small stretch of soil north of the Rio Grande river that's still part of the United States, but exists below the Mexican border wall. The Atlantic went inside this no-man’s-land to uncove...
    This item has been hidden
to add this to Watch Later

Add to

Loading playlists...