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By: Slate Magazine, Panoply

Rating:

4.5 (2249 ratings)

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Freakonomics Radio

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Rating:

4.5 (4618 ratings)

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Rating:

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Revolutions

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Rating:

5.0 (1203 ratings)

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NPR Politics Podcast

NPR Politics Podcast

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Rating:

4.5 (5142 ratings)

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Philosophize This!

Philosophize This!

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Rating:

5.0 (1807 ratings)

Beginner friendly if listened to in order! For anyone interested in an educational podcast about philosophy where you don't need to be a graduate-level philosopher to understand it. In chronological order, the thinkers and ideas that forged the world we live in are broken down and explained.

Note to Self

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Rating:

4.5 (1460 ratings)

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Rating:

4.0 (709 ratings)

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Pardon My Take

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The Bill Simmons Podcast

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By: The Ringer

Rating:

4.5 (3396 ratings)

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