This American Life
By This American Life
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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.
||Clean#617: Fermi’s Paradox||Three people grapple with the question, “Are we alone?”||21 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#218: Act V||We devote this entire episode to one story: Over the course of six months, reporter and This American Life contributor Jack Hitt followed a group of inmates at a high-security prison as they rehearsed and staged a production of the last act—Act V—of H||14 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#616: I Am Not A Pirate||To be, or not to be a pirate? This week, that is the question. Hold fast, mateys! We have stories about both historical and modern-day swashbucklers who loot, pillage, and question their choices.||7 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean#615: The Beginning of Now||Before Donald Trump started his presidential campaign in 2015, there was a congressional race that redefined what was possible in American politics. Steve Bannon and Breitbart News got involved in that race early, just like they later got deeply involved||30 4 2017||Free||View in iTunes|