TAKING ON WATER
Inside Hulu’s Ambitious Nazi-Submarine Misfire
How Trump Made Dr. Ruth Break Her Political Silence
The world-renowned sex therapist opens up to Marlow Stern about her new documentary ‘Ask Dr. Ruth’ and why she’s finally ready to talk politics.
BIG BOY ACT
Trump Plays the Statesman at D-Day Anniversary in France
Following very public spats with Emmanuel Macron and NATO, Trump lauds their ‘cherished alliance’ at an historic occasion.
World War II’s High-Flying Heroes, Up Close and Personal
The new doc ‘The Cold Blue,’ premiering Thursday June 6 on HBO, uses restored footage from a legendary filmmaker to paint a portrait of WWII’s deadly Eighth Air Force squadron.
Romanticizing D-Day Ignores Thousands of Civilian Deaths
We think we know D-Day on its 75th anniversary, but remembering the forgotten civilian victims reminds us of the overlooked costs of war and offers lessons for today.
Trumpists Fight Against Everything D-Day’s Heroes Fought For
The president, born the year after the war ended, does not remember and probably does not want to know what brought it on or what it was fought to end.
HOW HITLER FAILED
D-Day Did Not Turn the Tide in WWII. That Happened in 1941.
Hitler’s litany of disastrous mistakes in 1941 made it possible for the Allies to survive his country’s initial military successes and launch an audacious operation like D-Day.
FDR’s D-Day Prayer Showed Us What a True Leader Looks Like
On June 6, 1944, Franklin Roosevelt went on the radio and led the nation in prayer. Avoiding any trace of bluster, he asked not for conquest but for a better world.