Policy Podcasts

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (video) artwork

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (video)

364 episodes - Latest episode: about 7 hours ago - ★★★★ - 10.9K ratings
Through her unique approach to storytelling, Rachel Maddow provides in-depth reporting to illuminate the current state of political affairs and reveals the importance of transparency and accountabi...
Capitalisn't artwork

Capitalisn't

142 episodes - Latest episode: about 21 hours ago - ★★★★★ - 421 ratings
Is capitalism the engine of destruction or the engine of prosperity? On this podcast we talk about the ways capitalism is—or more often isn’t—working in our world today. Hosted by Vanity Fair contr...
Around The Empire artwork

Around The Empire

265 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 101 ratings
Around the Empire podcast explores the massive apparatus of the American Empire. In-depth interviews, discussions. Hosted by Joanne Leon.
Young Farmers Podcast artwork

Young Farmers Podcast

65 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 81 ratings
The internet is flooded with food photos, recipes and diet advice, partisan news, and farmer-inspired fashion, but who is listening to the farmers themselves? Farmers grow your food and manage near...
UCLA Housing Voice artwork

UCLA Housing Voice

40 episodes - Latest episode: 9 days ago - ★★★★★ - 59 ratings
Why does the housing market seem so broken? And what can we do about it? UCLA Housing Voice tackles these questions in conversation with leading housing researchers, with each episode centered on a...
Academic Medicine Podcast artwork

Academic Medicine Podcast

230 episodes - Latest episode: 4 days ago - ★★★★ - 41 ratings
Meet medical students and residents, clinicians and educators, health care thought leaders and researchers in this podcast from the journal Academic Medicine. Episodes chronicle the stories of thes...
What Doesn't Kill You artwork

What Doesn't Kill You

375 episodes - Latest episode: about 1 month ago - ★★★★ - 26 ratings
Food production is a curious business; it's nuanced, layered, complex, and political. In What Doesn’t Kill You, host Katy Keiffer endeavors to identify and explain some of the key issues in our foo...
Talk Policy To Me artwork

Talk Policy To Me

83 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 23 ratings
Personal stories and creative solutions from the next generation of public policy leaders.
Celestial Citizen artwork

Celestial Citizen

60 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 21 ratings
A citizen's podcast for planning humanity's future in space - exploring the social, political, technical, and scientific aspects of living off-Earth from the perspective of a space urban planner. C...
Interpreting India artwork

Interpreting India

90 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 20 ratings
On Interpreting India, every two weeks, we bring in voices from India and around the globe to unpack how technology, the economy, and foreign policy impact India’s relationship with the world. Inte...
Engage Arizona artwork

Engage Arizona

68 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 19 ratings
Center for Arizona Policy discusses politics and social issues with special guests weekly. From Pro-Life to Pro-Marriage, Parents Choice, and Parental Rights, no Public Policy topic is off-limits. ...
Learning Machine: The Uncertain Future of Education artwork

Learning Machine: The Uncertain Future of Education

29 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 17 ratings
Interview-based show building bridges and demolishing barriers between educators, edtech companies, researchers, and learners. Three teachers discuss the big questions about the future of education...
POC Podcast - Progressive Opinions of Color artwork

POC Podcast - Progressive Opinions of Color

57 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 16 ratings
Welcome to Progressive Opinions of Color (POC), a podcast that creates space for people of color in conversations about economics, politics, and culture. Your host is Nancy Wu. Nancy is an Asian Am...
CarbonSmart artwork

CarbonSmart

19 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 14 ratings
CarbonSmart is a provocative daisy-chain conversation where the guests ask the questions. Join sustainability leader, greyhound rescuer, and CEO of carbon recycling company LanzaTech, Jennifer Holm...
American Benefits Podcast artwork

American Benefits Podcast

46 episodes - Latest episode: 3 months ago - ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Tune in for thought-provoking conversations with smart, creative thinkers in the fields of benefits, economics, government, demography and more. This show is brought to you by the American Benefits...
J-PAL Voices artwork

J-PAL Voices

8 episodes - Latest episode: 5 months ago - ★★★★★ - 11 ratings
Rigorous research paired with visionary public policy has shaped a program that empowers communities to lower violent crime, reduce incarceration, and save lives: Summer Youth Employment Programs. ...
Givers, Doers, & Thinkers—A Podcast on Philanthropy and Civil Society artwork

Givers, Doers, & Thinkers—A Podcast on Philanthropy and Civil Society

41 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
Givers, Doers, and Thinkers introduces listeners to the fascinating people and important ideas at the heart of American civil society. We speak with philanthropists, foundation leaders, reformers, ...
Dwellings artwork

Dwellings

14 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
Dwellings is a podcast from the City of San José Housing Department, where we discuss ending homelessness, building affordable housing, and housing policy at the City and State level with local exp...
This Is What Democracy Looks Like artwork

This Is What Democracy Looks Like

8 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 10 ratings
A podcast about policies that deepen democracy. TIWDLL is the flagship podcast of the Democracy Policy Network, an interstate network that organizes policy support for the growing movement of trail...
DataShare artwork

DataShare

15 episodes - Latest episode: 12 months ago - ★★★★★ - 6 ratings
DataShare is a podcast series that invites listeners to learn from top experts about government data policies. We will explore the dilemmas and potential solutions to make sure we build a sustaina...
American Ambassadors Live! Podcast artwork

American Ambassadors Live! Podcast

149 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
The American Ambassadors Live! Podcast (previously called CAA Live!) invites foreign policy experts and practitioners from the United States and around the world to share their perspectives on crit...
Indonesia In-depth artwork

Indonesia In-depth

69 episodes - Latest episode: 10 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
We explore what’s beneath the surface of an otherwise simplified or overlooked discourse in Indonesia; capturing the innermost stories of, and delivering thoughtful essays on, the people and events...
STEMS AND LEAVES artwork

STEMS AND LEAVES

37 episodes - Latest episode: 7 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
a queer, brown MidWesterner and a rotating cast of co-host friends ponder life aka we all started in STEM adjacent career paths, got radicalized, and now we're all over north america being cute k...
Kickin' It New School with Jimmy Leonard artwork

Kickin' It New School with Jimmy Leonard

36 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
We already know the old way of doing things no longer works in education. It's time for something NEW. "Kickin' It New School" is a one-stop shop for parents, teachers, and anyone interested in ed ...
Global Health Matters artwork

Global Health Matters

21 episodes - Latest episode: about 2 months ago - ★★★★★ - 5 ratings
A podcast on innovative and inspiring research that contributes to achieving health for all.
Congress Hears Tech Policy Debates artwork

Congress Hears Tech Policy Debates

50 episodes - Latest episode: 2 months ago - ★★★★ - 3 ratings
The Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee works to educate policymakers on critical Internet policy issues. With funding and logistical support from the Internet Education Foundation, th...
Driving Change artwork

Driving Change

39 episodes - Latest episode: 9 months ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
Public policy impacts everyone’s life, for better or worse. The decisions taken by faceless civil servants have a lasting impact on the lives of every person on the planet and on the health of the...
Global Europe Unpacked artwork

Global Europe Unpacked

16 episodes - Latest episode: 8 months ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
Global Europe Unpacked is a podcast by commonspace.eu that looks at global challenges facing the European continent, and explores the growing ambition for the EU to become a geopolitical power. Fr...
Health Policy Doc artwork

Health Policy Doc

10 episodes - Latest episode: 8 months ago - ★★★★★ - 3 ratings
The intersection of health care, public policy, and politics.
Policy in Plainer English artwork

Policy in Plainer English

82 episodes - Latest episode: 4 months ago - ★★★★★ - 2 ratings
A project of the Bi-State Primary Care Association and the Vermont Food Access & Health Care Consortium. These are informational podcasts intended to be shared & used in accordance with a Creative ...