Ari Melber

Ari Melber
A newsletter on law, politics and culture by Emmy-winning journalist, MSNBC Anchor & attorney Ari Melber.
Created 15 Apr 2021
  • The Supreme Court is deciding whether to end Roe v. Wade
    21 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 23 47
    Hi — Ari here and Happy holidays! It’s been quite a year, (maybe we’ll keep saying that every year…) — so thank you for spending time with me through my newsletter, or watching The Beat, and here’s to...
  • Excited to share thoughts with you about poetry & "getting low"...
    17 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 28 44
    Hi all, Ari here. Here’s my Friday post. And you can subscribe here: Subscribe now Andre 3000’s Poetry Today I want to share with you a breakdown of poetic lines from one of the greatest lyricists of ...
  • They Planned the Coup for Trump on PowerPoint
    15 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 30 56
    Hey there, Ari here with a piece on the coup PowerPoint heard ‘round the world… If you are interested in my reporting, please try signing up for the entire newsletter here: Subscribe now They wrote do...
  • Be yourself… and stay yourself
    10 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 21 47
    Hi all, Ari here. Thanks for being a subscriber. Here’s my Friday post. And you can subscribe here: Subscribe now “Just some icons living…” Working in the news can be exhausting. There’s a jolt of new...
  • Mitch McConnell is out of ideas, and that matters
    07 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 17 19
    Hi, Ari here and my latest is below! If you are new to this newsletter, here’s how it works; and here’s my piece about Fran Lebowitz condemning Mitch McConnell’s shamelessness, which generated lots of...
  • Criticism is love... and it helps to realize that!
    04 Dec 2021 • 2 min read • 27 30
    Hi all, Ari here. Thanks for being a subscriber. Here’s my Friday post for subscribers only. Some art is amazing in its time, and then it fades. Other art lasts, and even feels deeper and strangely mo...
  • When killings are murders, and BLM...
    02 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 23 28
    Hi! Ari here with a new edition of my newsletter. Some more people just signed up... if you’re new, you can read my description of what this is all about here. Or go read one of my music pieces — I ju...
  • Guilty Verdict in Arbery Trial
    24 Nov 2021 • 1 min read • 29 63
    We just got breaking legal news: Ahmaud Arbery’s three killers convicted of murder today The outcome is a vindication for the prosecution, which focused on the facts and damning evidence in the case. ...
  • Can art help you see the future?
    19 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 16 26
    Hi, Ari here with some thoughts on how music and art can shape our thoughts, and the future. You can subscribe to my full newsletter here: Subscribe now What do Milli Vanilli and Israel have in common...
  • Turning point: Is Steve Bannon headed to jail?
    16 Nov 2021 • 3 min read • 22 85
    A report on Steve Bannon’s indictment — and please subscribe now for my newsletter on law, news and culture at this button. (-Ari) Subscribe now The GOP’s Jan. 6 coverup turns criminal Steve Bannon is...
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