Slow Burn

In 2003, the United States invaded Iraq without provocation. Most Americans supported the war—as did most politicians and intellectuals, both liberal and conservative. Today, it’s universally considered a disaster.Hosted by award-winning reporter Noreen Malone, the fifth season of Slow Burn explores the people and ideas that propelled the country into the Iraq War, and the institutions that failed to stop it. How did the Iraq catastrophe happen? And what was it like to watch America make one of its most consequential mistakes?

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 43m. Bisher sind 70 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast.

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Introducing: Broken Record


Hey Slow Burn listeners. We have something special for you this week. It's an episode of Broken Record, a music podcast from Pushkin Industries, co-hosted by Malcolm Gladwell and music producer Rick Rubin. In the episode, Malcolm and Rick talk to Questlove about his memories of the MOVE police bombing in Philly, the music of his childhood, and Quest gets behind the drums to show the evolution of his playing...


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 2019-12-27  52m
 
 

Got a Story to Tell


Listen to the some of the extended interviews and stories we couldn't fit into this season.


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 2019-12-20  51m
 
 

episode 8: Dead Wrong


Questions have swirled around the murders of Tupac Shakur and Biggie Smalls ever since their deaths. Who killed them, and why? How come no one was ever charged in either case? Is Tupac still alive and hiding out somewhere? On the final episode of the season, we look at the investigations into the deaths of two rap legends and the competing theories of their cases. We also explore their enormous legacies, and what hip-hop lost when they died...


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 2019-12-18  39m
 
 

episode 7: To Live and Die in LA


In this week's episode: After Tupac’s murder: Revenge killings in Compton, a day of atonement in Harlem, and Biggie Smalls risks everything by going back to Cali. Slate Plus members get bonus episodes of Slow Burn and ad-free podcast feeds. Sign up now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


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 2019-12-11  31m
 
 

episode 6: Til Somebody Kills You


In this episode: In the summer of 1996, Tupac Shakur seemed to be on the verge of a decision—about what kind of career he wanted to have, and what kind of life he wanted to live. And then he went to Las Vegas. Slate Plus members get bonus episodes of Slow Burn and ad-free podcast feeds. Sign up now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


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 2019-12-04  29m
 
 

S3 Ep. 5 Plus: "East vs. West"


On the Vibe cover story that further stoked conflict between Death Row and Bad Boy.


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 2019-11-30  1h11m
 
 

episode 5: Wrath of a Menace


In this episode: Tupac claims—loudly, publicly, and with very little evidence—that he’s been sleeping with Faith Evans, Biggie’s estranged wife. Slate Plus members get bonus episodes of Slow Burn and ad-free podcast feeds. Sign up now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


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 2019-11-27  33m
 
 

episode 4: Against Those Thugs


A 66-year-old woman on a moral crusade upends the music industry.


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 2019-11-20  30m
 
 

episode 3: What's Beef?


An escalating personal rivalry turns into a bicoastal war.


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 2019-11-13  38m
 
 

episode 2: Cops on My Tail


How police claimed rap lyrics were turning black listeners into cop killers.


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 2019-11-06  33m