Jody Avirgan & Radiotopia

This Day in Esoteric Political History

We’re living in unprecedented times. Maybe. In this show, Jody Avirgan, Nicole Hemmer and Kellie Carter Jackson (and guests) take one moment, big or small, from that day in U.S. political history and explore how it might inform our present –– all in about fifteen minutes. New episodes release Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. Find us at ThisDayPod.com. We’re also posting about moments from the past @thisdaypod on Twitter and Instagram. If you have a suggestion for a topic, get in touch. This Day In Esoteric Political History is a proud member of the Radiotopia podcast network from PRX.

We’re living in unprecedented times. Maybe. In this show, Jody Avirgan, Nicole Hemmer and Kellie Carter Jackson (and guests) take one moment, big or small, from that day in U.S. political history and explore how it might inform our present –– all in about fifteen minutes. New episodes release Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays. Find us at ThisDayPod.com. We’re also posting about moments from the past @thisdaypod on Twitter and Instagram. If you have a suggestion for a topic, get in touch. This Day In Esoteric Political History is a proud member of the Radiotopia podcast network from PRX.

Episodes: 153

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John Freeman's Freedom (1809)

Duration: 15 min

Oprah's Beef (1996)

Duration: 21 min

The CIA LSD Experiments (1953)

Duration: 19 min

Pets are People (1866)

Duration: 22 min

Go Ahead, Make Me Mayor (1986)

Duration: 19 min

NYC Revolt (1712)

Duration: 18 min

MLK at Riverside (1967) w/ Peniel Joseph

Duration: 18 min

Blowing Smoke

Duration: 18 min

The Rosenbergs (1951) w/ Jamelle Bouie

Duration: 19 min

Three Mile Meltdown (1979)

Duration: 14 min

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