Featured Podcast – 1619 by New York Times

In August 1619, the first kidnapped African slaves were brought to what would become the United States. In a stunning and emotional podcast, Nikole Hannah-Jones takes us through tragic stories of enslavement and the impact it has on our country and the world in 2019. This is a must-listen podcast.

Other Recent Favorite Podcasts:
The Ezra Klein Show – Vox Media
The Ringer NBA Show – Ringer
The Promised Podcast – TLV 1

Podcast Lists

Below are several lists of my favorite podcasts in a bunch of different categories – I hope you enjoy! And please comment at the bottom with other suggestions you have too!

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
Embedded – NPR
The West Wing Weekly – Radiotopia
This Land – Crooked Media

Scapegoat Cities
Presidential – Washington Post
Making Obama – WBEZ Chicago
Last Seen – WBUR/Boston Globe
Constitutional – Washington Post
King’s Last March – American Public Media
Revisionist History – Malcolm Gladwell
More Perfect – RadioLab/WNYC
Buried Truths – WABE
Uncivil – Gimlet

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
The Promised Podcast – TLV1
The Branch – Hadassah

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 Argument – New York Times
The Axe Files – CNN
The Ezra Klein Show – Vox
The Impact – Vox
Radio Atlantic – The Atlantic
The Daily – New York Times
Today Explained – Vox

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
Future Perfect – Vox
Prophetic Resistance – Faith In Action
Speak Out with Tim Wise
Interfaith Voices
CTZN Podcast – CTZN Well

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
Death, Sex, & Money – WNYC Studios
Man Up – Slate
Modern Love – New York Times/WBUR
TED Radio Hour – NPR

The Ringer NBA Show – The Ringer
Trained – Nike
30 For 30 – ESPN
The Secret To Victory – Gimlet