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The Gist
Nov. 29 2016 4:48 PMWhy Working People Left the DemocratsAuthor Thomas Frank says the Democratic Party deserted labor years ago, and he sees little sign of a course correction.
Trumpcast
Nov. 29 2016 1:24 PMThis Could Get UnconstitutionalTaking a deeper look at the Trump administration’s views on a Muslim registry.
Working
Nov. 29 2016 11:50 AMThe “How Does an Immigration Lawyer Work?” EditionNithya Nathan-Pineau talks about her work representing unaccompanied children.
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 28 2016 8:10 PMHang Up and Listen: The Call on the Field Does Not Stand EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Ohio State–Michigan, U.S. Soccer firing Jürgen Klinsmann, and the World Chess Championship.
Live at Politics & Prose
Nov. 28 2016 9:30 AMTrevor Noah on Being Born a CrimeThe Daily Show host talks to Sen. Cory Booker about growing up in South Africa.
Mom and Dad Are Fighting
Nov. 24 2016 7:00 AMMom and Dad Are Fighting: The Trump, Turkey, and Teens EditionListen to Slate’s parenting podcast on parenting in the age of Trump and the teen movie The Edge of Seventeen.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 23 2016 1:03 PMIs Thanksgiving Really the Best Holiday?Maybe. Here’s what Slate’s Culture Gabfest thinks.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 23 2016 10:50 AMThe “Safe and Special Place” EditionListen to Slate’s show about Trump’s cabinet choices, the Hamilton–Pence kerfuffle, and how President Trump could obstruct journalists.
The Gist
Nov. 22 2016 6:50 PMA Former Breitbart Star Takes On Steve BannonBen Shapiro used to be a writer for Breitbart. Now, he’s an enemy of the alt-right.
Working
Nov. 22 2016 10:21 AMThe “How Does an Abortion Provider Work?” EditionDiane Horvath-Cosper talks about defending reproductive rights.
The Gist
Nov. 21 2016 6:45 PMLearning From the Fallout of BrexitComedian and BBC Radio host Josie Long comes to America with her new, politically charged show Something Better.
Trumpcast
Nov. 21 2016 2:10 PMThe Shape of Racial Discourse in Trump’s AdministrationAppointing Steve Bannon, Michael Flynn, and Jeff Sessions shows that the president-elect is not shying away from his campaign’s racially charged rhetoric.
Trumpcast
Nov. 21 2016 12:10 PMOne Big Giant Conflict of InterestThe red flags for a Trump kleptocracy are everywhere.
Slate Money
Nov. 19 2016 2:00 AMThe Monopoly Money EditionSlate Money on India’s demonetization and the practice of paying economists large sums to promote mergers.
Best of Slate Podcasts
Nov. 18 2016 4:08 PMThe Best of Slate PodcastsOnly have time for one podcast this week? Make it this one.
Working
Nov. 29 2016 4:02 PMHow Does an Abortion Provider Work? We Found Out.Slate’s Working talks to Diane Horvath-Cosper about defending reproductive rights.
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 29 2016 12:56 PMHigh School Football on TrialIs it ever a judge’s place to rule on a referee’s bad decision?
Political Gabfest
Nov. 29 2016 11:15 AMHere Are the Thanksgiving Traditions You Should DitchAnd which ones should you keep? Slate’s Political Gabfest has ideas.
The Gist
Nov. 28 2016 5:57 PMStephen Dubner’s Genre-Busting Game ShowThe Freakonomics journalist on his new podcast, Tell Me Something I Don’t Know, where panelists are taken out of their comfort zones.
Slate Money
Nov. 28 2016 9:22 AMThe Optimism EditionSlate Money discusses the economics of philanthropy.
The Gist
Nov. 23 2016 5:50 PMRevenge of the Music NerdsYear after year, musicians like Chic wither on the ballot for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Now the hall is inviting more critics to vote.
Culture Gabfest
Nov. 23 2016 1:02 PMThe Culture Gabfest “Hey Aliens, Use a Coaster” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Mike Pence at Hamilton, Denis Villeneuve’s Arrival, and Billy on the Street.
Dear Prudence
Nov. 23 2016 10:13 AMDear Prudence: The “Missing the Point” EditionPrudie stages an intervention with a woman who can’t quite admit that she’s a stalker.
Trumpcast
Nov. 22 2016 12:07 PMHis Rise to PowerTaking a deeper look at what Hitler’s ascendancy can tell us about Donald Trump.
Hang Up And Listen
Nov. 21 2016 7:27 PMHang Up and Listen: The It’s Like a Whole Other Quarterback EditionSlate’s sports podcast on Dak Prescott and Tony Romo, how Randall Cunningham changed the NFL, and the NHL’s youth movement.
The Gist
Nov. 21 2016 2:47 PMHere’s What We’ve Noticed About BrexitThe Gist talks to comedian Josie Long about weird-sounding place names.
Represent
Nov. 21 2016 12:33 PMComedian Kathy Griffin on Her CareerGriffin talks about pushing against ageism and sexism in Hollywood and her latest book.
The Audio Book Club
Nov. 21 2016 7:00 AMThe Audio Book Club Travels the Underground RailroadSlate critics discuss two novels that reimagine our racist past and present.
The Gist
Nov. 18 2016 7:02 PMThe Incredible Failure of Get Out the VoteWe thought Trump had a terrible ground game. And Clinton was expert at microtargeting. Sasha Issenberg tells us what went wrong.
Political Gabfest
Nov. 18 2016 2:03 PMTrump’s Not Worth Your Thanksgiving Dinner ConversationSo what should you talk about instead? Slate’s Political Gabfest has ideas.

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