Search Results for Education

25 Min

Oct 16, 2018

Midterm Edition: State and Local Elections

Civics 101

The down-ballot offices that hold the reigns of your day-to-day life.

21 Min

Oct 9, 2018

Will Retail Alliances Fix the U.S. Health Care System?

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates

With Dr. Rajaie Batniji, Dr. Lisa Bielamowicz, W. Gregg Slager, and Rosemarie Day

51 Min

Oct 5, 2018

Midterm Edition: 5 Things to Know about the Midterms

Civics 101

A primer on the most important exercise in democracy that you never cared about.

21 Min

Oct 2, 2018

Unresolved: U.S. National Security

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates

With Derek Chollet, John J. Mearsheimer, Stephen F. Cohen, Kori Schake, and Reuel Marc Gerecht

51 Min

Sep 28, 2018

4 Min

Sep 18, 2018

Episode
Podcast
Time
Released
29 min
Aug 21, 2018
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A word on what we're working on, plus the history of protesting our flag and pledge.

24 min
Aug 7, 2018
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Four Supreme Court cases that changed it all for students

50 min
Aug 3, 2018
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With Thea Lee, Jason Furman, Jared Bernstein, and James Manyika

19 min
Jul 31, 2018
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The history, and possible future, of government-sanctioned killings

18 min
Jul 24, 2018
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Almost 100 years after it was first proposed, the Equal Rights Amendment has not been ratified.

50 min
Jul 20, 2018
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With Jeff Jarvis, Franklin Foer, Emily Parker, and Roger McNamee

18 min
Jul 17, 2018
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Obama's signature healthcare law tried to overhaul American health care. Did it work?

16 min
Jul 10, 2018
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The history of and rationale for (or for not) taxing goods that enter our country.

50 min
Jul 6, 2018
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With David L. Hudson Jr., Ashutosh Bhagwat, Suzanne Nossel, and Michael S. Roth

21 min
Jul 3, 2018
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A radio drama about the constitutional convention, by Adia Samba-Quee

20 min
Jun 26, 2018
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Selective service, conscientious objection, and our American history of military conscription.

11 min
Jun 19, 2018
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The most important government document you've never heard of.

13 min
Jun 12, 2018
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From fighting cancer to exploring the human genome, here's how your taxpayer dollars fund medical science.

19 min
Jun 5, 2018
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What's the role of Police in our government?

16 min
May 29, 2018
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What is the story of public water in the United States?

52 min
May 25, 2018
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With Ian Bremmer, Andrew Keen, Yascha Mounk, and Alina Polyakova

15 min
May 22, 2018
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If you want to get your hands on government documents, there's a law for that.

18 min
May 15, 2018
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Space! The final frontier... for civics?

15 min
May 11, 2018
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The tricky middle ground between press and president.

51 min
May 11, 2018
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With Suki Kim, Suzanne DiMaggio, Sue Mi Terry, Bonnie Jenkins, and Mira Rapp-Hooper

ICE

17 min
May 8, 2018
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What role does ICE play in immigration policy?

52 min
May 4, 2018
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With Patrick Byrne, Eric Posner, Tim Draper, and Gillian Tett

51 min
Apr 27, 2018
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With Mitchell Baker, Nick Gillespie, Tom Wheeler, and Michael Katz

13 min
Apr 20, 2018
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How does the U.S. handle hostage situations?

15 min
Apr 13, 2018
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Where do the billions of dollars spent on U.S. foreign aid go?

51 min
Apr 6, 2018
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With Heather Berlin, Dr. Deepak Chopra, Michael Shermer, and Dr. Anoop Kumar

2 min
Mar 31, 2018
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High School students and classes apply to host and co-produce a full Civics 101 episode

50 min
Mar 23, 2018
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The debaters are Frank Ledwidge, Bernard Kouchner, Rajan Menon, Rajan Menon, and Kori Schake.

50 min
Feb 14, 2018
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With Eric Klinenberg, Helen Fisher, Manoush Zomorodi, and Tom Jacques, and a conversation with special guest, Daniel Jones

50 min
Jan 24, 2018
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With Jason Furman, Simon Johnson, Stephen Moore, Dambisa Moyo, and Gillian Tett.

12 min
Dec 19, 2017
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What led to the creation of America's vice squad? Liquor taxes.

50 min
Dec 13, 2017
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With Howard Dean, David Brooks, Melissa Harris-Perry, and Robert George

15 min
Dec 12, 2017
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Learn about the past, present, and future of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

16 min
Dec 8, 2017
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Where America's important documents are stored forever.

38 min
Nov 22, 2017
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With former National Public Radio CEO, Ken Stern

17 min
Nov 21, 2017
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What does it mean to be a sovereign nation operating within the continental United States?

12 min
Nov 17, 2017
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Who keeps the White House running?

14 min
Nov 14, 2017
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How labor unions are created, and why workers choose to band together.

14 min
Nov 7, 2017
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One of the most divisive issues in American politics: the right to keep and bear arms.

15 min
Nov 3, 2017
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Beyond the suits, sunglasses and ear pieces, what does the Secret Service really do?

50 min
Nov 1, 2017
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With Joe Nocera, Christine Brennan, Andy Schwarz, and Len Elmore

50 min
Oct 11, 2017
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With Bernard-Henri Levy, Clive Crook, Yascha Mounk, and Kori Schake

50 min
Oct 4, 2017
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With Shannon Brownlee, Dr. Ezekiel J. Emanuel, Dr. Robert Pearl, and Dr. David T. Feinberg

50 min
Sep 20, 2017
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With Gen. David H. Petraeus, Max Boot, Ian Bremmer, Elizabeth Economy, Noah Feldman, and David Shambaugh

20 min
Aug 30, 2017
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One Nation Undecided: A Conversation with Peter Schuck

14 min
Aug 25, 2017
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'Treason' is a word that gets used a lot in political circles - but what does it actually mean?

31 min
Aug 9, 2017
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Are you willing to change your mind on abortion? What about immigration? Education?

15 min
Aug 4, 2017
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The Speaker of the House has a lot of power, but what exactly do they do?

16 min
Aug 1, 2017
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CIA? FBI? NSA? DIA? A primer on America's most intelligent acronyms.

26 min
Jun 27, 2017
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Former Congressman Mickey Edwards and Host John Donvan discuss the lost art of democratic debate in Congress.

51 min
Jun 14, 2017
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With Stewart Baker, Michael Chertoff, John Yoo, and Catherine Crump

50 min
May 17, 2017
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With Daphne Bavelier, Elias Aboujaoude, Asi Burak, and Walter R. Boot

55 min
May 1, 2017
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With Jamelle Bouie, Ian Bremmer, Kris Kobach, Rich Lowry, and Jennifer Rubin

51 min
Apr 12, 2017
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With John Tierney, Richard K. Vedder, Nelson Lichtenstein, Amy Traub

51 min
Mar 29, 2017
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With Charles Murray, Andrew Stern, Jared Bernstein and Jason Furman

52 min
Mar 8, 2017
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With Gary Miron, Jeanne Allen, Julian Vasquez Heilig, and Gerard Robinson

50 min
Feb 15, 2017
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With Madawi Al-Rasheed, F. Gregory Gause, Mark P. Lagon, and James Jeffrey

50 min
Feb 7, 2017
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With Clive Crook, David Frum, Gayle Trotter, and Michael Waldman

50 min
Jan 18, 2017
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With Gloria Browne Marshall, Heather Mac Donald, Marq Claxton, and Harry Stern

50 min
Dec 14, 2016
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The debaters are Lawrence Lessig, David Super, Mark Meckler, and Walter Olson

50 min
Dec 7, 2016
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With Eliot Cohen, Derek Chollet, Kristen Silverberg, and Vikram Singh

50 min
Nov 23, 2016
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With Caroline Fredrickson, Nolan McCarty, David Daley, and Chris Jankowski

50 min
Nov 2, 2016
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With Angela Kelley, Steven Camarota, Marielena Hincapié, and Rich Lowry

53 min
Oct 19, 2016
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With Ezekiel Emanuel, Lori Reilly, Neera Tanden, and Paul Howard.

50 min
Sep 21, 2016
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With Timothy Carney, Jennifer Rubin, Ben Domenech, and Bret Stephens

50 min
Sep 14, 2016
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With Charles McConnell, Carl Pope, Michael Nasi, and Jody Freeman.

6 min
Jul 13, 2016
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With David Brooks, Laura Ingraham, Mickey Edwards, and Ralph Reed

46 min
Jun 24, 2016
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With Roger Clegg, Deborah Archer, Stuart Taylor, Jr., and Erwin Chemerinsky

35 min
Jun 17, 2016
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In this final episode of the podcast series, final words of advice are offered to college-bound students.

51 min
Jun 15, 2016
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With Michael McConnell, Adam Cox, Carrie Severino, and Eric Posner.

21 min
Jun 2, 2016
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Host Julie Lythcott-Haims and Parke Muth of the University of Virginia, answer listener questions.

13 min
May 26, 2016
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What juniors should be doing the summer before their senior year.

13 min
May 19, 2016
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Listener mail about application pressure, teacher recommendations, and a lower GPA after a head injury.

55 min
May 18, 2016
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With Anthony Licata, Catherine Semcer, Wayne Pacelle, and Adam Roberts

30 min
May 13, 2016
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Our college-bound seniors talk about what they’re most excited about in the year ahead.

25 min
May 6, 2016
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The podcast breaks down the differences between the SAT and ACT, and how to decode the scores

13 min
Apr 28, 2016
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Listener questions about AP classes, college counselors, and finding the best fit.

8 min
Apr 21, 2016
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An admissions expert weighs in on how school districts factor into college acceptance

36 min
Apr 14, 2016
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Why an HBCU or MSI may be the right fit for you.

54 min
Apr 13, 2016
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With Jack Abramoff, Kate Gordon, Zephyr Teachout, and Michael Lind.

28 min
Apr 7, 2016
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High school seniors share their joys and disappointments during college acceptance letter season.

31 min
Mar 31, 2016
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Host Julie Lythcott-Haims and Getting In expert Steve LeMenager hear an update from Getting In senior Jordana Meyer and they answer listener questions.

51 min
Mar 23, 2016
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With Andrew Keen, Jaron Lanier, James Hughes and Martine Rothblatt

13 min
Mar 17, 2016
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A traditional four-year college isn’t the best fit for everyone.

34 min
Mar 11, 2016
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How many colleges to apply for, tuition discounts, and more.

51 min
Mar 8, 2016
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With Wendy Kaminer, Shaun Harper, John McWhorter, and Jason Stanley

37 min
Feb 26, 2016
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Financial aid, scholarship strategies, plus an update from Getting In senior August Graves

24 min
Feb 19, 2016
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Senior year course selection, forming relationships with teachers who could serve as references, and more.

24 min
Feb 12, 2016
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Host Julie Lythcott-Haims and expert Amy Young react to the criticism that's bubbled up around the Harvard report proposing sweeping changes to college admissions.

53 min
Feb 10, 2016
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With Ian Ground, Aubrey de Grey, Paul Root Wolpe, and Brian Kennedy

50 min
Jan 20, 2016
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With Robert Ford, David Frum, David Miliband, and Jessica Vaughan