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56 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★ - 3.1K 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

203 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★ - 2.3K ratings
Those Conspiracy Guys is an Irish comedy podcast where we discuss all types and genres of conspiracy theories, paranormal happenings and true crime from Atlantean myths to Zapruder films; from ghos...
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Uncommon Knowledge

141 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 1K 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

38 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days 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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Turned Out A Punk

474 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 646 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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Past Present

287 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 374 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

34 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 177 ratings
What makes you … you? Is it your DNA, culture, environment? SAPIENS hosts Jen Shannon, Esteban Gómez, and Editor-in-Chief Chip Colwell speak with anthropologists from around the globe t...
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Ministry of Ideas

30 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 123 ratings
A podcast about the ideas that shape our lives.
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Undeceptions with John Dickson

66 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 90 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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Folklore on the Rocks

79 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 53 ratings
Entertaining, booze fueled, informative podcast about lesser known monsters, cryptids, creatures, and general folklore from around the world. Pour a drink and join us!
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Keystone State of Mind

68 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 45 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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Lectures in Intellectual History

99 episodes - Latest episode: 11 months ago - ★★★★ - 44 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

257 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 37 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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American Timelines

221 episodes - Latest episode: 3 days ago - ★★★★★ - 34 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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Culture and Conversations

152 episodes - Latest episode: 17 days 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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Podcast on Germany

81 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 26 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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Kings of Democracy

80 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 25 ratings
The official podcast of the United States of America and everybody who lives in it or ever has or ever will.
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New Books in American Studies

3,270 episodes - Latest episode: 1 day ago - ★★★★ - 19 ratings
Interviews with Scholars of America about their New Books Support our show by becoming a premium member!
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Primitive Culture: A Star Trek History and Culture Podcast

107 episodes - Latest episode: 24 days ago - ★★★★★ - 18 ratings
Primitive Culture is a podcast dedicated to a deep examination of the connections between Star Trek and our own history and culture. In each episode, Duncan Barrett and his guests take you ...
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Creative Tension

48 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 17 ratings
The Creative Tension podcast explores the history and legacy of Jim Crow segregation. Host, Elliott Robinson provides the missing chapters from American History class, through a mixture of intervie...
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Historic Voices Podcast: Global History and Culture

167 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
Historic Voices Podcast brings voices from the past that make history come alive through their personal accounts and public speeches. Some episodes bring the voices of political and military lead...
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You're Not Gonna Like This

69 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
A weekly podcast by friends Andrew Caudill and Seth Reid. Two men, separated by fandoms, but joined in friendship. The two entertain, enchant, and attempt to convince each other to like something t...
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With Chinese Characteristics

23 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
Podcasting is easy when you have 5000 years of material.Each episode Cherrie (Chinese) brings up a topic and discusses it with Natalie (An American). While the subjects and time periods can vary, a...
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Pop History Podcast

40 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
A chronological look back at the pop culture events which shaped our history. If you are just a fan of nostalgia, a child of the 80s, or a pop culture historian, keep tuning in for your weekly less...
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Metropolitan Library System Podcast

33 episodes - Latest episode: 24 days ago - ★★★★★ - 13 ratings
The Metro Library podcast celebrates Oklahoma arts, Oklahoma culture, Oklahoma history and the lives of influential Oklahomans today. Upcoming podcasts include a special on the BC Clark Anniversary...
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My African Clichés ( English)

220 episodes - Latest episode: 6 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12 ratings
On the back of the bird Sankofa, this mythical bird that flies forward, head turned back, carrying in its beak an egg that symbolizes the future, this podcast takes you to every episode in the glor...
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Pilgrim's Digress

39 episodes - Latest episode: 12 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12 ratings
From Bangor to Boston. Montpelier to Hartford, Providence to Manchester. What is New England Culture today? An American by birth, Southerner by blood, New Englander by choice. This is a Podcast abo...
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Smy Goodness Podcast : Food History & Food Art

41 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
A listen and a look at how food, history and art intersect. From food origins, food history and food art. How foods have traveled the world, been used by different people and how different artist...
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Stories from Palestine

36 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
Listen to lively stories and inspiring interviews about the history and cultural heritage of Palestine and the ongoing Palestinian struggle for justice and equality. Every Monday a new episode. Sub...
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The Unusual History of Every Thing

88 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
The Unusual History of Every Thing is a podcast for lovers of the weird history of common things in our world. Join cultural object preservationists Melanie Dellas and Karen Lacy as they uncover th...
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