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.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h1m. Bisher sind 174 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 7 days 14 hours 5 minutes


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644: Random Acts of History

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 2018-04-30  58m

304: Heretics

A rising star in the evangelical movement casts aside the idea of hell.


 2018-04-23  59m

643: Damned If You Do…

People having to make a choice, when no good options exist.


 2018-04-16  1h0m

642: The Impossible Dream

Before he leaves the Senate for good, Republican Jeff Flake is trying to get a bill passed.


 2018-04-09  1h7m

289: Go Ask Your Father

Sons and daughters get to find out the one thing they've always wanted to know about their father.


 2018-04-02  1h1m

306: Seemed Like A Good Idea at the Time

Lotto fever grips the cast of Riverdance.


 2018-03-26  59m

641: The Walls

Stories from border walls all over the world, and of the strange ecosystems that arise around them.


 2018-03-18  1h11m

241: 20 Acts in 60 Minutes

All kinds of little stories that we ordinarily can't use on the radio show because they are just too short.


 2018-03-11  1h0m

640: Five Women

A different kind of #MeToo story, about several women who worked for the same man.


 2018-03-03  1h20m

639: In Dog We Trust

Exactly how much are the animals that live in our home caught up in everyday family dynamics?


 2018-02-26  1h0m