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What’s Cooking? A History of Food in AmericaDec 15, 2017 Listen
Man of The People: A New Technology Falls Into the Wrong Hands Dec 08, 2017 Listen
Men Apologizing, Alabama Senate Race, Net NeutralityDec 01, 2017 Listen
On the Take: Corruption in AmericaNov 24, 2017 Listen
The Thin Light of FreedomNov 17, 2017 Listen
Red Dawn: Americans and the Bolshevik RevolutionNov 10, 2017 Listen
Other People’s Battles: American Volunteer SoldiersNov 03, 2017 Listen
Close Encounters: UFOs in American HistoryOct 27, 2017 Listen
Boy Scouts Welcome Girls, Trump Drums Up Support for War, America as a Judeo-Christian NationOct 20, 2017 Listen
What’s in a Number? Thirteen in American HistoryOct 13, 2017 Listen
It is So Ordered: 4 Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court Oct 06, 2017 Listen
Enemies: A History of Bad BloodSep 29, 2017 Listen
Longer Commutes, Equifax Data Breach, and Income InequalitySep 22, 2017 Listen
The Melting Pot: Americans & AssimilationSep 15, 2017 Listen
A Conversation with Karl RoveSep 08, 2017 Listen
Death Before Dishonor: Shame and Reputation in American HistorySep 01, 2017 Listen
Starry-Eyed: A History of the HeavensAug 25, 2017 Listen
Guns v. Speech: When Protesters Are ArmedAug 23, 2017 Listen
Charlottesville: Our Town, Our Country Aug 18, 2017 Listen
Revisionist Climate: Americans & the AtmosphereAug 11, 2017 Listen
Are We There Yet?: Americans On VacationAug 04, 2017 Listen
Too Good To Be True?: Myths in American HistoryJul 28, 2017 Listen
Campus Protests, First Female “Doctor Who” & Voter SuppressionJul 21, 2017 Listen
Skin Deep: Whiteness in AmericaJul 14, 2017 Listen
Hometown History: Local Stories From Across The CountryJul 07, 2017 Listen
iPhone Turns 10, The Health Care Mess & Political ViolenceJun 30, 2017 Listen
Crowning Glory: A History of Hair in AmericaJun 23, 2017 Listen
Contested Landscape: The Battle over Confederate MonumentsJun 16, 2017 Listen
Prying Eyes: Privacy in AmericaJun 09, 2017 Listen
Body Politics, JFK at 100 and African American MemorialsJun 02, 2017 Listen
Call To Arms: Enlistment In AmericaJun 01, 2017 Listen
National Lampoon: A History of American SatireMay 19, 2017 Listen
The Habit: Opioid Addiction in America May 12, 2017 Listen
History Grab Bag 5.5May 05, 2017 Listen
American Hoarders: Saving HistoryApr 28, 2017 Listen
History Grab Bag 4.21Apr 21, 2017 Listen
Over There: America Enters WWIApr 14, 2017 Listen
Seeing Red: A History of U.S./Russia RelationsApr 07, 2017 Listen
A More Perfect Union?: The Reconstruction EraMar 31, 2017 Listen
History Grab Bag 3.24Mar 24, 2017 Listen
Behind the Bylines: Advocacy Journalism in AmericaMar 17, 2017 Listen
Border Patrols: Policing Immigration in AmericaMar 10, 2017 Listen
Taking it to the Streets: Protest in AmericaMar 03, 2017 Listen
History Grab Bag 2.24Feb 24, 2017 Listen
Fit to Print?: A History of Fake NewsFeb 17, 2017 Listen
On the Outs: Restricting American ImmigrationFeb 10, 2017 Listen
Worlds Apart: Urban/Rural Divides in AmericaFeb 04, 2017 Listen
PREVIEW - Worlds ApartJan 31, 2017 Listen
Best of BackStory Pt. 2Jan 26, 2017 Listen
PreviewJan 20, 2017 Listen
Best Of BackStory Pt. 1Jan 19, 2017 Listen
Four More Years: Presidential Inaugurations [rebroadcast]Jan 09, 2017 Listen
Health Nuts: A History of Nutritional Advice [rebroadcast]Jan 05, 2017 Listen
Judaism In America [rebroadcast]Dec 21, 2016 Listen
Counter Culture: A History of Shopping [rebroadcast]Dec 15, 2016 Listen
Separation Anxiety: Church & State In AmericaDec 08, 2016 Listen
Short Take: Native Americans, the U.S. Government, and a History of TreatiesDec 06, 2016 Listen
New & Improved: Advertising in America [rebroadcast]Dec 01, 2016 Listen
Short Take: A History Of Rigged ElectionsNov 30, 2016 Listen
American As Pumpkin Pie: A History Of Thanksgiving [rebroadcast]Nov 23, 2016 Listen
A Whole New World: A History of UtopiasNov 17, 2016 Listen
American Exodus: A History of Emigration [rebroadcast]Nov 11, 2016 Listen
Short Take: The 2016 ElectionNov 09, 2016 Listen
Pulling the Curtain: Voting in America [rebroadcast]Nov 03, 2016 Listen
Short Take: FBI and U.S. ElectionsNov 02, 2016 Listen
Bridge For Sale: Deception In America [rebroadcast]Oct 20, 2016 Listen
A History of Manufacturing in 5 ObjectsOct 13, 2016 Listen
Fighting Words: A History of Debate in AmericaOct 06, 2016 Listen
Keeping Tabs: Data & Surveillance in America [rebroadcast]Sep 29, 2016 Listen
Banned: A History of Censorship [rebroadcast]Sep 21, 2016 Listen
Believer-In-Chief: Faith & The PresidencySep 14, 2016 Listen
Body Politics: Disability in America [rebroadcast]Sep 08, 2016 Listen
Nose to the Grindstone: A History of American Work EthicSep 01, 2016 Listen
Untrammeled: Americans and the Wilderness [rebroadcast]Aug 25, 2016 Listen
Serve & Protect? A History of the Police [rebroadcast]Aug 17, 2016 Listen
Wish You Were Here: A History of American TourismAug 11, 2016 Listen
Another Man’s Treasure: A History Of Trash [rebroadcast]Aug 04, 2016 Listen
You've Come A Long Way?: A History Of Women In PoliticsJul 28, 2016 Listen
Conventional Wisdom: A History of American Political Conventions [rebroadcast]Jul 22, 2016 Listen
The GOP: A History Of The Republican PartyJul 14, 2016 Listen
Rare History Well Done: Meat In America [rebroadcast]Jul 08, 2016 Listen
Independence Daze: A History of July 4th [rebroadcast]Jul 04, 2016 Listen
The Pursuit: A History Of Happiness [rebroadcast]Jun 30, 2016 Listen
Above The Fray?: Ideology & The CourtJun 24, 2016 Listen
Committed: Marriage In America [rebroadcast]Jun 17, 2016 Listen
Hamilton: A HistoryJun 10, 2016 Listen
Politically Incorrect: Speech In American PoliticsJun 03, 2016 Listen
The Beasts Within Domesticated Animals In America [rebroadcast]May 27, 2016 Listen
All Hopped Up: Drugs In America [rebroadcast]May 20, 2016 Listen
Watch The Throne: America & RoyaltyMay 13, 2016 Listen
All In: A History of Gambling in AmericaMay 06, 2016 Listen
On The Money: A History Of American Currency [rebroadcast]Apr 29, 2016 Listen
Judaism in AmericaApr 22, 2016 Listen
Stuck: A History of Political Gridlock [rebroadcast]Apr 15, 2016 Listen
Pass/Fail: An American History of TestingApr 08, 2016 Listen
TURF WAR [2016]: A HISTORY OF COLLEGE SPORTS [rebroadcast]Apr 01, 2016 Listen
Little Caesars: Local Power in AmericaMar 28, 2016 Listen
Small Island, Big Shadow Cuba and the U.S. [rebroadcast]Mar 18, 2016 Listen
Well-Regulated Militias: A History Of Armed ProtestMar 11, 2016 Listen
The Middling Sort: Visions of the Middle Class [rebroadcast]Mar 04, 2016 Listen
Hard Times: A History Of UnemploymentFeb 26, 2016 Listen
Contagion: Responding to Infectious Disease [rebroadcast]Feb 19, 2016 Listen
Real To Reel 2016: History At The MoviesFeb 12, 2016 Listen
New & Improved: Advertising In America [rebroadcast]Feb 05, 2016 Listen
PROMO - New & Improved: Advertising In America [rebroadcast]Feb 02, 2016 Listen
Court Of Public Opinion: Trial Watching In AmericaJan 29, 2016 Listen
City Upon A Hill: A History Of American Exceptionalism [rebroadcast]Jan 22, 2016 Listen
Color Lines: Racial Passing In AmericaJan 15, 2016 Listen
The Future Then: Visions of America Yet to Come [rebroadcast]Jan 08, 2016 Listen
Cheers and Jeers: Alcohol in America [rebroadcast]Dec 31, 2015 Listen
History for the Headlines: 2015 in ReviewDec 25, 2015 Listen
Islam and the United States [rebroadcast]Dec 18, 2015 Listen
American Prophets: Religions Born in the U.S.Dec 11, 2015 Listen
Counter Culture: A History of Shopping [rebroadcast]Dec 04, 2015 Listen
Three Squares: Mealtime in America [rebroadcast]Nov 24, 2015 Listen
Contested Landscape: Confederate Symbols in AmericaNov 20, 2015 Listen
Body Politics: Disability in AmericaNov 13, 2015 Listen
Coming Home: A History of War Veterans [rebroadcast]Nov 05, 2015 Listen
People's Choice: A History of PopulismOct 23, 2015 Listen
Green Acres: A History of Farmers in America [rebroadcast]Oct 16, 2015 Listen
They Might Be Giants: China and the U.S.Oct 09, 2015 Listen
Little Feet: Children Starting Over in America [rebroadcast]Oct 02, 2015 Listen
Banned: A History of CensorshipSep 25, 2015 Listen
Catholics In AmericaSep 18, 2015 Listen
Fear Tactics: A History of Domestic Terrorism [rebroadcast]Sep 11, 2015 Listen
Rare History Well Done: Meat in AmericaSep 04, 2015 Listen