The Uncertain Hour

In “The Uncertain Hour” podcast, host Krissy Clark dives into one controversial topic each season to reveal the surprising origin stories of our economy.  Because the things we fight the most about are the things we know the least about.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 35m. Bisher sind 30 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein zweiwöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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Introducing “This Is Uncomfortable”


We’re hard at work on the next season of “The Uncertain Hour,” but in the meantime, we’re excited to share a new podcast from Marketplace: “This Is Uncomfortable.” It’s a storytelling podcast, all about life and how money messes with it. Every Thursday, host Reema Khrais will dig into the unanticipated ways money affects relationships, shapes identities and often defines what it means to be an adult. The first episode is out now...


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episode 6: Kicking the habit


Many people in Wise County agree that they can’t jail their way out of a drug epidemic, but there’s a lot less agreement on what to do instead. And we find out what happened to Joey Ballard. 


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 2019-04-18  49m
 
 

Families bear the costs of alternative sentencing programs


Does alternative sentencing create a system of easily exploited free labor?


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 2019-04-12  3m
 
 

episode 5: Supply


It’s not easy being an undercover cop in a county of just 40,000 people. But drugs were making it hard for Bucky Culbertson to run his business, so he made it his business to get rid of drugs.


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 2019-04-11  40m
 
 

episode 4: Welcome to Wise County


It’s the deadliest drug epidemic our country has ever faced. We go to ground zero, where “nothing changes except for the drug.”


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 2019-04-04  35m
 
 

episode 3: Sentencing


Crack eventually left America's cities, but how?


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 2019-03-28  48m
 
 

episode 2: What happened to Keith?


In our second episode, we explore the neighborhoods hit hard by crack — and the war on crack.


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 2019-03-22  32m
 
 

episode 1: The president and his baggie of crack


In the first episode of our new season, we'll look at how he got it.


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 2019-03-21  45m
 
 
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 2019-03-07  2m
 
 

Reprise: The sentence that helped set off the opioid crisis


In light of news about Purdue Pharma, we're sharing our episode about how opioids are regulated.


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 2019-02-02  1h5m
 
 
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