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Jul 3 2020:331: The End of the Road: BackStory and the History of Finales in America
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Jun 30 2020:Teaser: BackStory and the History of Finales in America
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Jun 26 2020:330: Best of BackStory: The Time the People Picked
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Jun 24 2020:Introducing: Seizing Freedom
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Jun 19 2020:329: Great, Small and Other Expectations: Charles Dickens and His History with America
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Jun 12 2020:328: The Clue of the Blue Bottle from "The Last Archive"
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Jun 5 2020:327: Another Burden to Bear: A History of Racial Health Disparities in America
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May 29 2020:326: Mystery, Murder, and Mayhem: A History of True Crime in America
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May 22 2020:325: American Empire: From Scene on Radio
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May 15 2020:324: Best of BackStory: The Time Joanne Freeman Went to Congress
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May 8 2020:276: Red in the Stars and Stripes?: A History of Socialism in America
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May 1 2020:323: Zooming Ahead: How Virtual Learning is Shaping the College Classroom
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Apr 24 2020:322: 1980s Environmentalism and How the Reagan-Era Shaped the Natural World
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Apr 17 2020:321: Give Us the Ballot: From LBJ and the Great Society
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Apr 10 2020:320: Best of BackStory: The Time Nathan Connolly Had A Close Encounter
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Apr 9 2020:319: Overcoming An Outbreak: How San Francisco Survived the Plague
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Apr 3 2020:281: Mind, Body and Spirit: The History of Wellness In America
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Mar 27 2020:318: Best of BackStory: The Time Brian Balogh Went to a Monastery
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Mar 20 2020:316: Fighting Jane Crow: The Multifaceted Life and Legacy of Pauli Murray
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Mar 13 2020:Blacks and Indians: From What's Ray Saying?
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Mar 12 2020:Past Pandemics: What Can We Learn That May Help Us Today?
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Mar 6 2020:315: New Stories for an Old Conflict: Rethinking Civil War Narratives
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Feb 28 2020:314: People Making History: The Power and Perils of Telling History Through Individual Stories
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Feb 21 2020:313: Best of BackStory: The Time Ed Ayers Marched Into Richmond
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Feb 14 2020:312: From Music to Madiba: A History of U.S. Relations with South Africa
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Feb 7 2020:311: "The Gay Agenda" from American Hysteria
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Jan 31 2020:310: Seminoles, Retirees and Florida Man: A Brief History of the Sunshine State
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Jan 24 2020:309: Best of BackStory: The Time Peter Onuf Declared Independence
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Jan 17 2020:235: The Real Martin Luther King: Reflecting on MLK 50 Years After His Death
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Jan 10 2020:308: The U.S. and Iran: A Brief History of an Often Tense Relationship
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Jan 3 2020:307: Those Were The Days: Nostalgia in American History
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Dec 27 2019:257: Stuffed - Taxidermy in the History of America
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Dec 20 2019:306: The Best of BackStory 2019
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Dec 13 2019:305: From BackStory to You: A History of Giving and Receiving
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Dec 6 2019:304: Telling Stories About the Past: Historians on Historical Fiction
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Nov 29 2019:225: What's Cooking? A History of Food in America
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Nov 22 2019:303: Sunny Days: The History of Sesame Street in America and the World
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Nov 20 2019:Sponsored: Introducing Clearstory, from This Old House
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Nov 15 2019:302: The End of an Era: History That Was Made - and Unmade - in the 2010s
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Nov 11 2019:301: The Chinese in American History: How Afong Moy, Mayling Soong and Bruce Lee Changed the Narrative About China
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Nov 8 2019:195: Call To Arms: Enlistment in America
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Nov 1 2019:300: Blasts from the Past: A History of Dynamite in the United States
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Oct 29 2019:Coming Up: The History of Dynamite in America
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Oct 25 2019:299: Haunted Histories: A BackStory Halloween Special
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Oct 18 2019:298: Rallying Behind Racism: The Women of White Supremacy
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Oct 16 2019:"The Schizophrenic Sixties" from episode "States of Mind"
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Oct 11 2019:297: How Reconstruction Transformed the Constitution: A Feature Conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning Historian Eric Foner
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Oct 9 2019:"Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight" from episode #0136 "Where There's Smoke"
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Oct 8 2019:Sponsored: Introducing American Elections: Wicked Game
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Oct 4 2019:296: Darkness Over the Plain: The Bison in American History
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Oct 2 2019:231: Life After the Oval Office: Presidential Legacies
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Sep 27 2019:295: Impeachment Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow: High Crimes and Misdemeanors in American History
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Sep 26 2019:Sponsored: Introducing Lost at the Smithsonian with Aasif Mandvi
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Sep 20 2019:294: The Long Shadow of the Plantation: How a Weighted Past Creates a Complicated Present
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Sep 18 2019:218: Close Encounters: UFOs in American History
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Sep 13 2019:216: What’s in a Number?: Thirteen in American History
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Sep 11 2019:"Trade Winds" from episode #0141 “They Might Be Giants: China and the U.S.”
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Sep 6 2019:293: Standing Rock and the History of Indigenous Resistance in the United States
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Sep 4 2019:"What We Have Here is a Failure to Communicate" from episode #043 "Weathering the Storm"
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Aug 30 2019:292: BackStory’s Labor Day Special: A History of Work and Labor Relations in the U.S.
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Aug 28 2019:"Let Freedom Ring" from episode #075 "Fierce Urgency of Now"
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Aug 23 2019:291: 1619: The Arrival of the First Africans in Virginia
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Aug 22 2019:Teaser: 1619: The Arrival of the First Africans in Virginia
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Aug 21 2019:"Above the Law" from episode #104 "Serve and Protect?"
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Aug 16 2019:290: Enlightened America?: A History of Buddhism in the United States
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Aug 14 2019:184: Border Patrols: Policing Immigration in America
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Aug 9 2019:289: Man Up: A Look at Masculinity in American History
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Aug 7 2019:“Armed For Freedom” from episode #183 “Taking it to the Streets”
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Aug 5 2019:Sponsored: Introducing Sean Carroll's Mindscape
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Aug 2 2019:252: Thar She Blows Again: The History of Whales and America (Part 2)
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Jul 31 2019:251: Thar She Blows: The History of Whales and America
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Jul 26 2019:288: Making the Team: Sports and Equality in American History
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Jul 24 2019:"Jose Julio Henna & the Invasion of Puerto Rico" and "What is Puerto Rico?" from episode 248 "After Hurricane Maria"
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Jul 19 2019:287: Moon, Man, and Myths: The 50th Anniversary of Apollo 11
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Jul 17 2019:286: Historians in the Press: Why Citation by the Media is Important, Even if it Rarely Happens
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Jul 12 2019:285: How Silicon Valley Remade America in Its Image: A History of Digital Disruption
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Jul 5 2019:212: The Melting Pot: Americans and Assimilation
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Jun 28 2019:284: A History of Stonewall, the Riot That Started the LGBTQ Revolution
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Jun 21 2019:283: In God We Trust? The History of Religious Identity in America
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Jun 18 2019:Sponsored Promotion: Bleeped
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Jun 14 2019:282: The Many Lives of Roe v Wade: The Little Known History Behind the Famous Ruling
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Jun 11 2019:Sponsored Promotion: Unknown History Podcast
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Jun 7 2019:281: Mind, Body and Spirit: The History of Wellness in America
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May 31 2019:280: Song of Ourselves? Walt Whitman and the American Imagination
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May 24 2019:279: Paying for the Past: Reparations and American History
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May 20 2019:Sponsored Promotion: Family Ghosts
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May 17 2019:234: You Have The Right to Remain Silent: A History of the Miranda Warning
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May 10 2019:278: The Year of the Woman: A History of Women in Congress
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May 3 2019:277: The Civil War in the 21st Century: A New Museum Marks an Old Conflict
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Apr 19 2019:275: Alternative Facts, Falsehoods and Delusions: The Lies We've Told Ourselves and Each Other in American History
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Apr 12 2019:274: Death on the Assembly Line: Industrial Tragedies in American History
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Apr 5 2019:273: All the Presidents’ Vetoes: A Brief History of Saying No to Legislation
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Mar 29 2019:236: Teen Activists: A History of Youth Politics and Protest
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Mar 22 2019:272: Burnt Corks & Cakewalks: The Toxic Legacy of Blackface in American History
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Mar 15 2019:243: Shore Thing: A History of the Beach
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Mar 8 2019:271: Oh, Bloody Hell: BackStory’s History of Profanity in America
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Mar 1 2019:270: Shattering the Glass Ceiling in America: BackStory Celebrates Women's History Month
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Feb 22 2019:269: Man vs. the Machine: Technophobia and American Society
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Feb 15 2019:268: Love Off Limits: A History of the Relationships Once Considered Taboo in America
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Feb 8 2019:267: The Faces of Racism: A History of Blackface and Minstrelsy in American Culture
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Feb 1 2019:266: BlackStory: BackStory Celebrates Black History Month with a Compilation
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Jan 25 2019:265: Nixon Beyond Watergate: A History of the Presidency Before the Scandal
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Jan 18 2019:264: When You Just Want to be Alone: The History of Solitude in America
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Jan 11 2019:263: The BackStory Prize: Our Choice for the Best Public History Project in America
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Jan 4 2019:262: Finding Americana: Butter Sculptures, Tiny Towns and Other Irresistible Gems
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Dec 28 2018:225: What’s Cooking? A History of Food in America
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Dec 21 2018:261: Playing the Past: Video Games and American History
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Dec 14 2018:260: The BackStory Holiday Book Show: 19 History Books for the Holiday Season
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Dec 7 2018:259: Out of the Closet: The LGBTQ Community in American History
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Nov 30 2018:230: Forgotten Flu: America & the 1918 Pandemic
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Nov 23 2018:257: Stuffed: Taxidermy in the History of America
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Nov 16 2018:256: Divided States of America? The History of An Often Disjointed Union
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Nov 9 2018:255: Lincoln the Lawyer: Abraham Lincoln’s Early Life and Career
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Nov 2 2018:184: Border Patrols: Policing Immigration in America
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Oct 26 2018:254: The War to End All Wars: Remembering WWI
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Oct 19 2018:253: To be a Citizen? The History of Becoming American
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Sep 28 2018:250: Land of the Free? The History of Incarceration in the U.S.
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Sep 14 2018:249: Who Wants to be a Millionaire? The History of America’s Wealthy Elite
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Sep 7 2018:248: After Hurricane Maria: The History of Puerto Rico and the United States
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Aug 31 2018:181: Fit to Print?: A History of Fake News
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Aug 24 2018:247: Hot Enough For You? The History of Climate Change
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Aug 17 2018:246: In the Shadow of the Mushroom Cloud: A History of the Atomic Age
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Aug 10 2018:187: A More Perfect Union? The Reconstruction Era
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Aug 3 2018:245: The Battle for Charlottesville's Soul: One Year Later, A Community Looks Back
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Jul 27 2018:244: Elementary Mr. President: Sherlock Holmes, the Supreme Court and Dr. Spock
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Jul 20 2018:212: The Melting Pot: Americans & Assimilation
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Jul 6 2018:216: What’s in a Number? Thirteen in American History
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Jun 29 2018:191: Saving American History
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Jun 22 2018:242: Summer Reading List: 14 History Books You’ll Want to Read
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Jun 15 2018:241: The Camera Never Lies? History Through the Viewfinder
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Jun 8 2018:210: Death Before Dishonor: Shame and Reputation in American History
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Jun 1 2018:205: Are We There Yet? Americans On Vacation
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May 25 2018:240: Reflecting on Darkness: Lynching; Americans and the Holocaust
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May 18 2018:239: Upward Nobility: American-Made Royalty
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May 11 2018:238: Shock of the New: The Legacy of the 1893 World’s Fair
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May 4 2018:199: Crowning Glory: A History of Hair in America
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Apr 27 2018:237: “Dear Mr President…”: Letters to FDR, #twitterstorians, and one man's experience of slavery's legacy
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Apr 20 2018:185: Behind the Bylines: Advocacy Journalism in America
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Apr 6 2018:193: The Habit: Opioid Addiction in America
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Mar 30 2018:235: The Real Martin Luther King: Reflecting on MLK 50 Years After His Death
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Mar 16 2018:233: Wherever Green is Worn: The Irish in America
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Mar 9 2018:52: Turf War: A History of College Sports
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Mar 2 2018:204: Too Good To Be True?: Myths in American History
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Feb 23 2018:232: Billy Graham, Black Panther and Haiti, and Thomas Edison’s Reputation
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Feb 16 2018:231: Life After the Oval Office: Presidential Legacies
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Feb 9 2018:138: Catholics in America
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Jan 26 2018:99: US vs Them: Sports on the World Stage
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Jan 19 2018:229: All that Glitters? Legacies of the California Gold Rush
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Jan 12 2018:228: Presidents in the Public Eye, Slogans, and the Value of History
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Jan 5 2018:227: Schism: The Branch Davidians at Waco
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Dec 29 2017:226: History for the Headlines: 2017 in Review
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Dec 22 2017:133: Untrammeled: Americans and the Wilderness
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Dec 8 2017:224: Man of The People: A New Technology Falls Into the Wrong Hands
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Dec 1 2017:223: Men Apologizing, Alabama Senate Race, Net Neutrality
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Nov 24 2017:222: On the Take: Corruption in America
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Nov 17 2017:221: The Thin Light of Freedom
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Nov 10 2017:220: Red Dawn: Americans and the Bolshevik Revolution
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Nov 3 2017:219: Other People’s Battles: American Volunteer Soldiers
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Oct 20 2017:217: Boy Scouts Welcome Girls, Trump Drums Up Support for War, America as a Judeo-Christian Nation
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Oct 6 2017:215: It is So Ordered: 4 Landmark Decisions of the Supreme Court
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Sep 29 2017:214: Enemies: A History of Bad Blood
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Sep 22 2017:213: Longer Commutes, Equifax Data Breach, and Income Inequality
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Sep 15 2017:212: The Melting Pot: Americans & Assimilation
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Sep 8 2017:211: A Conversation with Karl Rove
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Aug 25 2017:Starry-Eyed: A History of the Heavens
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Aug 18 2017:207: Charlottesville: Our Town, Our Country
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Aug 11 2017:Revisionist Climate: Americans & the Atmosphere
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Jul 14 2017:Skin Deep: Whiteness in America
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Jul 7 2017:Hometown History: Local Stories From Across The Country
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Jun 16 2017:Contested Landscape: The Battle over Confederate Monuments
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Jun 9 2017:Prying Eyes: Privacy in America
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Jun 2 2017:Body Politics, JFK at 100 and African American Memorials
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May 19 2017:National Lampoon: A History of American Satire
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May 12 2017:The Habit: Opioid Addiction in America
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Apr 14 2017:Over There: America Enters WWI
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