Top Podcasts under Topic Current Events

Lovett or Leave It

Lovett or Leave It

By: Crooked Media

Rating:

5.0 (3113 ratings)

Jon Lovett, former Obama speechwriter and co-host of Pod Save America, is joined by comedians, actors, journalists, and many, many renowned Friends of the Pod for a roundup of the week's top news. Rants! Games! Bad impressions! Nuanced discussion! Recorded in front of a live audience.

The Dinner Party Download

The Dinner Party Download

By: American Public Media

Rating:

4.5 (511 ratings)

Welcome to The Dinner Party Download, a fast and funny hour of culture, food and conversation: “public radio’s arts & leisure section.” In every episode you’ll learn a joke; bone up on an odd bit of history and then wash it down with a themed cocktail recipe; meet artists of note; have your burning etiquette questions answered; savor an emerging food trend; and hear your new favorite song. Plus, unconventional wisdom from hosts Rico Gagliano and Brendan Francis Newnam.

Channel 33

Channel 33

By: Channel 33

Rating:

4.5 (783 ratings)

Channel 33, part of The Ringer Podcast Network, is a collection of shows covering pop culture, sports, and tech.

Motley Fool Money

Motley Fool Money

By: The Motley Fool

Rating:

4.5 (406 ratings)

The "Motley Fool Money" radio show airs each week on stations across America, including top-10 markets Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston and Washington, DC. The show features a team of Motley Fool analysts discussing the week's top business and investing stories, interviews, and an inside look at the stocks on our radar.

Radiolab

Radiolab

By: WNYC Studios

Rating:

5.0 (8490 ratings)

A two-time Peabody Award-winner, Radiolab is an investigation told through sounds and stories, and centered around one big idea. In the Radiolab world, information sounds like music and science and culture collide. Hosted by Jad Abumrad and Robert Krulwich, the show is designed for listeners who demand skepticism, but appreciate wonder. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Freakonomics Radio, Death, Sex & Money, On the Media and many more.

NPR Politics Podcast

NPR Politics Podcast

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (5142 ratings)

The NPR Politics Podcast is where NPR's political reporters talk to you like they talk to each other. With weekly roundups and quick takes on news of the day, you don't have to keep up with politics to know what's happening. You just have to keep up with us.

With Her

With Her

By: Hillary Clinton

Rating:

3.5 (1530 ratings)

What's it like to be on the road to history? Running for president is a big deal, but on With Her, you'll hear from Hillary Clinton, Tim Kaine, their supporters, and staff about the little details from the campaign trail they'll never forget.

With Friends Like These

With Friends Like These

By: Crooked Media

Rating:

4.5 (1777 ratings)

Ana Marie Cox, political columnist and culture critic, sits down with liberals and conservatives, pastors, writers, activists, and other people you should know for an open, funny, in-depth conversation about what divides us - a show about listening instead of arguing.

Vox's The Weeds

Vox's The Weeds

By: Vox, Ezra Klein, Sarah Kliff, Matthew Yglesias

Rating:

4.5 (2183 ratings)

Everyone is always warning you not to get lost in the weeds. But not Vox's Ezra Klein, Sarah Kliff, and Matthew Yglesias. They love the weeds. That's where all the policy is. This is the podcast for people who follow politics because they love thinking about health care, economics, and zoning. It is not a podcast for people who like hearing talk about gaffes.

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (Audio)

MSNBC Rachel Maddow (Audio)

By: MSNBC

Rating:

4.5 (2238 ratings)

Through her unique approach to storytelling, Rachel Maddow provides in-depth reporting to illuminate the current state of political affairs and reveals the importance of transparency and accountability from our leaders. Maddow works with unmatched rigor and resolve to explain our complex world and deliver news in a way that's illuminating and dynamic, connecting the dots to make sense of complex issues. Maddow also conducts thoughtful interviews with individuals at the center of current news stories to provide important perspective.

Fresh Air

Fresh Air

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (2911 ratings)

Fresh Air from WHYY, the Peabody Award-winning weekday magazine of contemporary arts and issues, is one of public radio's most popular programs. Hosted by Terry Gross, the show features intimate conversations with today's biggest luminaries.

The Ben Shapiro Show

The Ben Shapiro Show

By: The Daily Wire

Rating:

5.0 (7791 ratings)

Podcast by The Daily Wire