"The Obamas"

Jodi Kantor

About the Program

Jodi Kantor, Washington correspondent for the New York Times, examines the relationship between President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama.  The author reports on the changes to the couple’s relationship as they entered the White House and their efforts to raise their children and balance their personal life against the requirements of their public life.   Jodi Kantor discusses her book with David Brooks, columnist for the New York Times at Sixth and I Historic Synagogue in Washington, D.C.

About the Authors

Jodi Kantor

Jodi Kantor is the Washington correspondent at the New York Times.  She is the former editor of the Arts & Leisure section of the New York Times and New York edtior at Slate.   For more information, visit

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Past Airings

  • Sunday, January 29th at 3:45am (ET)
  • Saturday, January 21st at 12pm (ET)
  • Sunday, January 15th at 7:30pm (ET)
  • Sunday, January 15th at 9:45am (ET)
  • Saturday, January 14th at 11pm (ET)
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