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For years, the FBI had Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. under surveillance. Award-winning director Sam Pollard discusses...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Foreign Policy

In the fourth installment of our latest “Full Bio” miniseries, journalist and author Jonathan Alter talks...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Domestic Policy

For the third installment of our latest “Full Bio” miniseries, journalist and author Jonathan Alter...

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Jimmy Carter and 'Desert One'

[REBROADCAST] As an addendum to our Full Bio miniseries on Jimmy Carter, we share an excerpt from our conversation...

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'I Came As A Shadow': Coach John Thompson's Autobiography

As head coach of the men's basketball team at Georgetown, John Thompson built the program into a powerhouse. He...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Legacy and Life After Office

For the final part of this Full Bio installment, Jonathan Alter describes how Jimmy Carter’s four years in the...

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Get Lit: Music from 75 Dollar Bill and Lincoln Center

As part of our special “Love Letter to New York” edition of our book club, Get Lit with All Of It, we air...

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Get Lit: Audience Q&A with Jonathan Lethem

We air highlights from the audience Q&A portion of our December Get Lit with All Of It event with author Jonathan...

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Get Lit: Jonathan Lethem

We air highlights from our conversation with Jonathan Lethem from our special “Love Letter to New York”...

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Cynthia Erivo Narrates 'Wild Swan: A Story of Florence Nightingale'

Award-winning actor Cynthia Erivo joins us to discuss narrating the Audible Original Wild Swan: A Story of Florence...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Early Years

This week, we talked to journalist and author Jonathan Alter about his biography, His Very Best: Jimmy Carter, A...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Domestic Policy

For the third installment of our latest “Full Bio” miniseries, journalist and author Jonathan Alter...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Foreign Policy

In the fourth installment of our latest “Full Bio” miniseries, journalist and author Jonathan Alter talks...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter Enters Politics

For the second episode of our Full Bio installment on Jimmy Carter, Jonathan Alter looks at Pres. Carter’s time...

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Full Bio: Jimmy Carter's Legacy and Life After Office

For the final part of this Full Bio installment, Jonathan Alter describes how Jimmy Carter’s four years in the...

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Lynda Blackmon Lowery's 'Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom'

[REBROADCAST FROM JANUARY 21, 2019] Lynda Blackmon Lowery joins us to discuss her book, Turning 15 on the Road to...

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'Review/Preview': Music for Racial Justice

NPR music critic and correspondent Ann Powers joins us for our ongoing "Review/Preview" series with a rundown of...

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Raising Anti-Racist Children

[REBROADCAST FROM NOVEMBER 30, 2020] You may have marched, you may have bought the books, but how do you continue to...

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What's Next for Trump

Trump, Inc. co-hosts Andrea Bernstein and Ilya Marritz join us on President Trump’s last day in office to...

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The Rise of Warner Bros. Records

A new book tells the story of how Mo Ostin and a crew of hippies, eccentrics, and enlightened executives transformed...

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