This American Life

This American Life is a weekly public radio show, heard by 2.2 million people on more than 500 stations. Another 2.5 million people download the weekly podcast. It is hosted by Ira Glass, produced in collaboration with Chicago Public Media, delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange, and has won all of the major broadcasting awards.

https://www.thisamericanlife.org

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 122 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast
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513: 129 Cars


One car dealership tries to sell 129 cars. It is way more chaotic than we expected.


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709: The Reprieve


How Covid-19 has changed the nurses and doctors at one hospital in Detroit, and their city.


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684: Burn It Down


Stories of people who decide the only way forward — for real change — is to burn everything to the ground.


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708: Here, Again


We hear what different people said and did one weekend in reaction to the killing of George Floyd.


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707: We Are in the Future


In this moment of sorrow, protest, and rage, we offer this as a break from the dreadful present: our show about Afrofuturism.


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 2020-06-08  1h1m
 
 

706: A Mess to Be Reckoned With


Lissa Yellow Bird searches for missing people. She's great at it. But then, her niece goes missing.


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 2020-06-01  1h5m
 
 

705: Time Out


Our favorite stories from the football fields, boxing rings, and basketball courts of days past. 


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 2020-05-25  1h4m
 
 

704: Our Pulitzer-Winning Episode


What the Trump administration’s "Remain in Mexico" policy really means, on the ground, at the Mexican border.


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 2020-05-18  1h8m
 
 

703: Stuck!


During a time when a lot of us feel like we are living in a holding pattern, stories of people feeling stuck.


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 2020-05-11  1h0m
 
 

186: Prom


While the seniors danced at Prom Night 2001 in Hoisington, Kansas—a town of about 3,000—a tornado hit the town.


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