Podcasts

Featured Podcast: For The Wild
This podcast is unique from so many of the other podcasts that I listen to, providing incredibly deep and reflective conversations on our lives within nature and the broader universe. Featuring guests from a wide variety of backgrounds, these conversations are grounding for me, centering me on my purpose for each and every day and my commitment to the earth.

Other Recent Favorite Podcasts:
Intersectionality Matters – African American Policy Forum
Floodlines – The Atlantic
Unholier Than Thou – Crooked Media

Podcast Lists

Below are several lists of my favorite podcasts in a bunch of different categories – I hope you enjoy! Let me know which ones you check out and if you have others to try too.

Note: I’ve listened to all of these podcasts at one point, but don’t listen to them all the time. The podcasts I listen to regularly have a * next to them.

Bingeable Series
Broken Harts – Glamour/iHeartRadio
Bronzeville – AudioHQ
The Wilderness – Crooked Media
Caliphate – New York Times
S-Town – This American Life
Serial – This American Life
Sold In America – Stitcher
The West Wing Weekly – Radiotopia
This Land – Crooked Media
Slow Burn – Slate

History
Scapegoat Cities
Presidential – Washington Post
Making Obama – WBEZ Chicago
Last Seen – WBUR/Boston Globe
Constitutional – Washington Post
Revisionist History – Malcolm Gladwell *
More Perfect – RadioLab/WNYC
Buried Truths – WABE *
Uncivil – Gimlet
1619 – New York Times

Judaism, Jewish life, & Israel/Palestine
Judaism Unbound – Institute for Next Jewish Future *
On The Other Hand – ReformJudaism.org *
Stories We Tell – ReformJudaism.org *
Unorthodox – Tablet Magazine *
Wholly Jewish – ReformJudaism.org
Israel Story – Tablet Magazine & PRX *
The Promised Podcast – TLV1 *
The Branch – Hadassah *
Intractable
College Commons – Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion *

My Friends’ Podcasts
Off The Matt Wall *
Are You New?
Audio Earth – American Geosciences Institute
Diet Starts Monday

Politics & News
FiveThirtyEight Politics – FiveThirtyEight
Lovett Or Leave It – Crooked Media
Pod Save America – Crooked Media *
The Axe Files – CNN
The Ezra Klein Show – Vox *
The Daily – New York Times *
Today Explained – Vox *
What A Day – Crooked Media *

Productivity & Happiness
The Productivity Show – Asian Efficiency
Pick The Brain
Work Life with Adam Grant – TED *
Happier with Gretchen Rubin – Onward Project
Hidden Brain – NPR
The Science of Happiness – PRI/Greater Good Science Center
Change Agent – New York Times
Better Life Lab – Slate/New America

Social Justice
Pod Save the People – Crooked Media *
Ear Hustle – Radiotopia *
Everyday Change Makers
Fortification – Side With Love *
Prophetic Resistance – Faith In Action *
Speak Out with Tim Wise *
Interfaith Voices *
CTZN Podcast – CTZN Well *
For The Wild *
Intersectionality Matters – AAPF *

Society & Culture
Still Processing – New York Times *
New Yorker Radio Hour – New Yorker/WNYC *
Code Switch – NPR *
The Nod – Gimlet
On Being – On Being Studios *
Man Up – Slate
Modern Love – New York Times/WBUR *
TED Radio Hour – NPR *

Sports
Trained – Nike *
30 For 30 – ESPN *
ESPN Daily – ESPN *
The Right Time with Bomani Jones – ESPN