This is the second entry in a new series of posts about perfect podcast trifectas. Lately I’ve been hearing podcasts in threes! Sometimes it’s three podcasts all about the same topic, sometimes they’re tangentially related, and sometimes there’s just a …

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Carruth is the story of Rae Carruth, his girlfriend Cherica Adams, her son Chancellor Lee Adams, and her mother Saundra Adams. Cherica Adams was eight months pregnant when she was shot to death in Charlotte, North Carolina in 1999. Baby …

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This is the first in a new series of posts about perfect podcast trifectas. Lately I’ve been hearing podcasts in threes! Sometimes it’s three podcasts all about the same topic, sometimes they’re tangentially related, and sometimes there’s just a theme …

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I originally reviewed Reveal back in October 2015, so it’s time for a refresh. The original review is also copied below this update. Reveal, from the Center for Investigative Reporting and PRX, is an investigative reporting program that tackles critical …

Reveal ★★★★★ (Update) Read more »

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The pre-teen years of a girl’s life are so frequently just terrible, I suspect even for the small percentage of the population that we decide is “popular.” I was so naive, leading well into my teen years and even into …

Dear Young Rocker ★★★★★ Read more »

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The latest show to debut via Radiotopia’s experimental space, Showcase, is Al Letson’s (and Willie Evans Jr.’s) personal project, Errthang. Letson is well known in multiple spoken word platforms – he’s been on Def Comedy Jam, hosted the terrific State …

Errthang (via Showcase from Radiotopia) ★★★★★ Read more »

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Missing and Murdered (CBC Radio) is a podcast about missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada whose disappearances and deaths are dismissed by police. Their families and loved ones insist there is more to the story than what they’ve been …

Missing and Murdered: Finding Cleo ★★★★★ Read more »

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