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Behind the Bastards

519 episodes - Latest episode: about 12 hours ago - ★★★★ - 10.1K ratings
There’s a reason the History Channel has produced hundreds of documentaries about Hitler but only a few about Dwight D. Eisenhower. Bad guys (and gals) are eternally fascinating. Behind the Bastard...
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57 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★ - 3.4K ratings
The Washington Post's Presidential podcast explores how each former American president reached office, made decisions, handled crises and redefined the role of commander-in-chief. It was released l...
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Those Conspiracy Guys

223 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★ - 2.5K ratings
Those Conspiracy Guys is a comedy, history and True Crime podcast based in Ireland and deals with everything from the out-there conspiracy theories like aliens, time travel, and ancient civilisatio...
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Uncommon Knowledge

162 episodes - Latest episode: about 20 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 1.4K ratings
For more than two decades the Hoover Institution has been producing Uncommon Knowledge with Peter Robinson, a series hosted by Hoover fellow Peter Robinson as an outlet for political leaders, schol...
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Black History Year

65 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★★ - 913 ratings
Learning your history makes you - and your people - stronger. As Black people, we know we’re left out of the history books. That the media images are skewed. That we need access to experts, informa...
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Quantum Week

155 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★ - 819 ratings
In each episode we leap into a random week of a random year, to talk about the hit movies and music. Plus headlines and personal stories.
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Turned Out A Punk

584 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 818 ratings
Damian Abraham has been many things... the singer of a critically acclaimed band, a failed VJ and food network host, one of the minds behind TV's "The Wrestlers", parent of 3... and undeniably, a p...
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312 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 643 ratings
KUER’s award-winning interview show explores the world through deep thinkers who host Doug Fabrizio asks to think even deeper. Join writers, filmmakers, scientists and others on RadioWest: A show f...
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Past Present

336 episodes - Latest episode: about 14 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 386 ratings
Past Present brings together three historians to discuss what's happening in American politics and culture today. Natalia, Neil, and Niki bring historical insights to the news of the day, offering ...
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SAPIENS: A Podcast for Everything Human

43 episodes - Latest episode: 15 days ago - ★★★★★ - 182 ratings
What makes you … you? And who tells what stories and why? This season, SAPIENS hosts Ora Marek-Martinez and Yoli Ngandali explore stories of Black and Indigenous scholars as they transform the fi...
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Uncanny Japan - Japanese Folklore, Folktales, Myths and Language

179 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 153 ratings
Looking for a podcast on Japan's mysterious culture? Try listening to Bram Stoker Award Finalist and Clarion West 2015 Graduate Thersa Matsuura's Uncanny Japan Podcast and experience all that is we...
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Undeceptions with John Dickson

120 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 141 ratings
Every week on Undeceptions we’ll explore some aspect of life, faith, history, culture, or ethics that is either much misunderstood or mostly forgotten. With the help of people who know what they’re...
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Ministry of Ideas

58 episodes - Latest episode: 22 days ago - ★★★★★ - 132 ratings
A podcast about the ideas that shape our lives.
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Beauty Unlocked the podcast

142 episodes - Latest episode: 16 days ago - ★★★★★ - 112 ratings
Buckle up and get ready as I delve into a variety of topics regarding physical beauty. We'll take a look at our society's obsession with physical beauty and the consequences these impossible beau...
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Strange Year: A Strange History Podcast

100 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 98 ratings
Each week Jason Horton revisits a different year along with the strange history and the cultural happenings during that year. Get your weekly weird history fix with Strange Year.
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Keystone State of Mind

81 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 82 ratings
Join me every week to hear stories from the dark side of Pennsylvania history!! From murderers and true crime to urban legends and the paranormal. I'll also be bringing some fun and humor to these ...
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Mini Ice Age Conversations | ADAPT 2030

213 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 76 ratings
ADAPT 2030 Mini Ice Age Conversations covers changes in our climate due to a new Grand Solar Minimum beginning and the media overlooking, downplaying or burying cold weather changes and crop losses...
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Hawaii's Best Travel - Vacation and Culture Guide to Hawaii

99 episodes - Latest episode: 25 days ago - ★★★★★ - 69 ratings
Hawaii’s Best provides travel tips and resources for visit to Hawaii. Through our blog and this podcast, we provide resources, travel tips, and local, Hawaiian cultural insights to help prepare you...
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Lectures in Intellectual History

103 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★ - 46 ratings
Recordings from the popular public lecture series featuring new work on all aspects of intellectual history. Hosted by the Institute of Intellectual History at the University of St Andrews.
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Worst Foot Forward

323 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 44 ratings
An encyclopaedia of heroic failure Join Ben Van der Velde, Barry McStay and their guests as they brandish their wooden spoons of destiny and celebrate the losers, heroic failures and spectacular m...
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Kings of Democracy

107 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 44 ratings
The official podcast of the United States of America and everybody who lives in it or ever has or ever will. Two semi-decent historians and occasional comedians tackle American history, one person...
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Florida Frontiers Radio Podcast

468 episodes - Latest episode: 26 days ago - ★★★★★ - 43 ratings
Florida Frontiers: The Weekly Radio Magazine of the Florida Historical Society is a weekly, half-hour radio program airing on public radio stations throughout the state of Florida beginning in Janu...
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American Timelines

259 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 40 ratings
Amy & Joe talk about pop culture and events through history year by year. Amy takes a deep dive on something creepy while Joe gives a unique perspective on events. Amy likes murder, Joe likes wre...
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Podcast on Germany

93 episodes - Latest episode: 10 days ago - ★★★★★ - 36 ratings
Germany has been a major player in the last 100 years for the world and is well known for its role in World War 2 and creating the world we know today. But how much do you know about the Germany b...
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City Between - New York Culture & History

51 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★ - 36 ratings
In Season 2 of the City Between Podcast we discuss a different NY film each episode to explore the unexpected and interesting corners of New York history and culture. Come join us as we dive deep ...
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Hard Core

10 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 34 ratings
Hard Core is a new series from Heritage Radio Network taking a close look at the rebirth of American cider! Over the course of six episodes we’ll break through folksy stereotypes to gain a deeper u...
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Ancient History Hound

61 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 32 ratings
Love ancient history? In my podcast I cover a range of topics from Greece and Rome. Whether you are someone new to the subject or a veteran there's something for you. There's even the odd pun. You...
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Rhythm of Life

14 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 27 ratings
Chicago, IL - Where conversation flows...and life is explored -- that’s where the new podcast, Rhythm of Life, begins. Initial episodes include a fascinating conversation Steve Ordower has with fil...
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Culture and Conversations

159 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 26 ratings
Culture and Conversations is a show dedicated to everyday people tell their amazing stories of becoming, aspiring and overcoming. As the host, Jamison Smallwood shares his insights and perspective...
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With Chinese Characteristics

44 episodes - Latest episode: 16 days ago - ★★★★★ - 23 ratings
A podcast where Natalie and Cherrie discuss Chinese history and stuff.We think we're funny but we're probably not.Episodes every other Sunday
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