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Now & Then

Now & Then

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How can the past help inform today’s most pressing challenges? Every Tuesday, award-winning historians Heather Cox Richardson and Joanne Freeman use their encyclopedic knowledge of US history to bring the past to life. Together, they make sense of the week in news by discussing the people, ideas, an ...Read More
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November 23, 2021

Thanksgiving Wars

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November 16, 2021

Mill ‘Girls,’ Company Men, & the Great Resignation

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November 9, 2021

Associations: From the Masons to the Mob

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November 2, 2021

Democracy Is In the Mail

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October 29, 2021

Gastropod: Trick or Treat: Soul Cakes, Candy Corn, and Sugar Skulls Galore!

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October 26, 2021

Voting Rights: The Big Picture (ft. Carol Anderson)

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October 19, 2021

The Rise of Bully Politics

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October 12, 2021

Speakers of the House: Velvet Gloves and Iron Fists

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October 5, 2021

Split Party Politics

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September 28, 2021

Government Debt Roulette

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September 21, 2021

New York, New York

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September 14, 2021

Abortion: Whose Choice?

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September 7, 2021

Climate Control

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August 31, 2021

Attacking and Defending Voting Rights

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August 24, 2021

Afghanistan & American Styles of War

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August 17, 2021

Treason(ish)

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August 10, 2021

A Backstage Peek

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August 3, 2021

Projecting America at the Olympics

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July 27, 2021

The Human Toll of Infrastructure

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July 20, 2021

Culture Wars

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July 13, 2021

Judging the Supreme Court

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July 6, 2021

Creating Federal Holidays, July 4th to Juneteenth

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June 29, 2021

Corrupting the Commonwealth

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June 22, 2021

QAnon, Cults, and Cutlery

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June 15, 2021

Battling Over Critical Race Theory

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