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American Elections: Wicked Game

79 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2.6K ratings
On February 10th, 1796, Vice President John Adams wrote to his wife Abigail, lamenting the state of discourse in the country. The election was nearing—and becoming heated. Newspapers scream...
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Justice In America

49 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 959 ratings
Justice in America, hosted by Josie Duffy Rice and Clint Smith, is a podcast for everyone interested in criminal justice reform— from those new to the system to experts who want to know more. Each ...
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Variant: The Podcast

67 episodes - Latest episode: 14 days ago - ★★★★★ - 203 ratings
Geek fandom is a vast and constantly growing space, and Variant covers nearly all of it. From the perspective of hosts Arris Quinones and Tim Connolly, this weekly Podcast will be talking Comics, M...
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Mind of State

41 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 141 ratings
Mind of State is a podcast where politics and psychology meet. Each episode features lively commentary on current events, policymakers, and the body politic, and how we have arrived at this moment,...
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Big Ideas with Ben Weingarten

21 episodes - Latest episode: 8 months ago - ★★★★★ - 115 ratings
Big Ideas with Ben Weingarten features compelling long-form conversations with exceptional thinkers and doers on the most important ideas and issues of our time, and all time. Discussions focus on ...
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Beltway Banthas: Star Wars, Politics & More

152 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 109 ratings
Beltway Banthas is a bi-weekly Star Wars podcast about the intersection of fandom and politics. For host Stephen Kent, one of those things is politics. Star Wars draws from our worlds politics just...
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Your Weekly Constitutional

374 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 96 ratings
Produced in partnership with James Madison's Montpelier, Your Weekly Constitutional is a public radio show featuring lively discussion of controversial constitutional topics, from Gay Rights to Gun...
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Who Makes Cents?: A History of Capitalism Podcast

74 episodes - Latest episode: 10 days ago - ★★★★★ - 94 ratings
Who Makes Cents?: A History of Capitalism Podcast is a monthly program devoted to bringing you quality, engaging stories that explain how capitalism has changed over time. We interview historians ...
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Backstory with Larry Potash

37 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 72 ratings
Explore the BACKSTORY behind some of the most intriguing tales in history, culture, religion and science from Chicago and beyond. 
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Zonal Marking - A show about football tactics

64 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 67 ratings
The Athletic’s Michael Cox, Tom Worville & Ali Maxwell break down the tactical & technical details of football past & present, focusing on a single subject each episode with the help of expert guests.
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Chicago Tonight

302 episodes - Latest episode: about 22 hours ago - ★★★★ - 50 ratings
News and public affairs TV series and website covering Chicago politics, education, entertainment, business, science and more.
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Copyright & Intellectual Property Podcast

24 episodes - Latest episode: 12 months ago - ★★★★★ - 49 ratings
I’m Jason Tucker and I have settled over a billion dollars in copyright claims for the world’s largest studios. Over the last 15 years as the expert pirate hunter, Intellectual Property problem s...
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Economics Detective Radio

154 episodes - Latest episode: 20 days ago - ★★★★ - 48 ratings
Economics Detective Radio is a podcast about markets, ideas, institutions, and all things related to the field of economics. Episodes consist of long-form interviews and are generally released on F...
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Whose Century Is It?: Ideas, trends & twists shaping the world in the 21st century

63 episodes - Latest episode: 6 months ago - ★★★★★ - 45 ratings
"Whose Century Is It?" explores ideas, trends and twists shaping the 21st century, through a global lens. Host Mary Kay Magistad, a former NPR and PRI East Asia correspondent, offers interviews, st...
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60/20 presented by JFK35

40 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 45 ratings
60/20: The Election of 1960 and its Echoes Today This special eight-part audio documentary, from the team who brings you the JFK35 podcast, will tell the story of the Kennedy campaign and how it h...
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Changing Denver

53 episodes - Latest episode: 11 months ago - ★★★★★ - 36 ratings
Every month, we take a look at one of Denver’s neighborhoods, streets, parks, or other areas through a relevant political, cultural, or historical lens.
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77 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 35 ratings
Cosmopod is the official podcast of Cosmonaut Magazine, a project dedicated to expanding the project of scientific socialism in the 21st Century. In our feed we have a combination of podcast episod...
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Calling Old Hollywood

108 episodes - Latest episode: 5 days ago - ★★★★★ - 20 ratings
Calling Old Hollywood is a podcast that focuses on personal and intimate encounters of the actors, actresses, and musicians from the Golden Age of Hollywood. Every week a new guest who personally k...
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Notes from Poland

20 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 15 ratings
A podcast on Polish politics, culture, history and society from the leading English-language source of news and information on Poland.
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America's Place in the World

23 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 13 ratings
Now more than ever is the time to discuss America's Place in the World. Join retired four star United States Marine Corps General and former U.S. special envoy to Israel and the Palestinian Authori...
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Potstirrer Podcast

97 episodes - Latest episode: 8 days ago - ★★★★★ - 12 ratings
Where politics, religion and history collide - and it's not always polite! Political opinion podcast hosted by former political science instructor and current political observer Jaye Pool. Left-l...
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Vicious as Roman Rule

18 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★ - 12 ratings
Politically vulgar comedy podcast from the perspective of leftist southerners--Born and raised Birmingham, [email protected] and @hankeyspank discuss politics and corruption at every level of ...
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Town Hall Seattle Civics Series

279 episodes - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★ - 11 ratings
The Civics series at Town Hall shines a light on the shifting issues, movements, and policies, that affect our society, both locally and globally. These events pose questions and ideas, big and sma...
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Diplomatic Immunity

11 episodes - Latest episode: about 7 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Diplomatic Immunity: Frank and candid conversations about diplomacy and foreign affairs Diplomatic Immunity is a podcast from the Institute for the Study of Diplomacy at Georgetown University. We ...


59 episodes - Latest episode: 2 days ago - ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
Hi, I’m Ilana Landsberg-Lewis, your host of Grandmothers on the Move, the podcast that kicks old stereotypes to the curb! Come meet these creative, outrageous, authentic, adventurous, irreverent an...
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35 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★★ - 9 ratings
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NTH Podcasts

31 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 8 ratings
NTH co-publisher Clay Neely talks to those with a finger on the pulse of Newnan and Coweta County – sharing stories from the past, news of the present, and ideas for the future of our region.
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Our Common Ground with Janice Graham

313 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★★ - 7 ratings
OUR COMMON GROUND with Janice Graham ALTERNATIVE ∞ ACTIVIST ∞ PROGRESSIVE ∞ EMPOWERMENT TALK RADIO “Speaking Truth to Power and Ourselves” XX//^\\XXXX//^\\XX ...
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Just for the Record

2 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 7 ratings
You cannot fully appreciate sports now, if you don't understand the history behind them. Educate yo' self with a podcast hosted by sports history fanatic Justin Greer who will focus on the topics s...
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What on Earth is Going on?

103 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
Your weekly podcast for a world in flux. Globalization and climate change. The rise of social media and the decline and fall of Blockbuster Video. AI and VR. Donald Trump and Flat Earthers. The wo...