Top Podcasts under Topic News

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.

Up First

Up First

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (1051 ratings)

NPR's Up First is the news you need to start your day. The biggest stories and ideas — from politics to pop culture — in 10 minutes. Hosted by Rachel Martin, David Greene and Steve Inskeep, with reporting and analysis from NPR News. Available weekdays by 6 a.m. ET. Subscribe and listen, then support your local NPR station at donate.npr.org.

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.

PTI

PTI

By: ESPN, Tony Kornheiser, Michael Wilbon

Rating:

4.5 (2053 ratings)

Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon face off in the nation's capital on the day's hottest topics.

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.

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

By: NPR

Rating:

4.5 (7703 ratings)

NPR's weekly current events quiz. Have a laugh and test your news knowledge while figuring out what's real and what we've made up.

Democracy Now! Audio

Democracy Now! Audio

By: Democracy Now!

Rating:

4.5 (1026 ratings)

Democracy Now! is an independent daily TV & radio news program, hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González. We provide daily global news headlines, in-depth interviews and investigative reports without any advertisements or government funding. Our programming shines a spotlight on corporate and government abuses of power and lifts up the stories of ordinary people working to make change in extraordinary times. Democracy Now! is live weekdays at 8am ET and available 24/7 through our website and podcasts.

Undone

Undone

By: Gimlet Media

Rating:

4.5 (742 ratings)

When big news happens, the world tunes in and then moves on. But often the stories we thought were over haven’t really ended; they were the beginning of something else. Undone is a new show from Gimlet Media that digs up the surprising things that happened when we weren’t looking.

Pod Save the World

Pod Save the World

By: Crooked Media

Rating:

5.0 (3666 ratings)

“Pod Save America” cohost Tommy Vietor thought foreign policy was boring and complicated until he got the education of a lifetime working for President Obama’s National Security Council. His new show “Pod Save the World” will bring you behind the scenes into White House Situation Room meetings and secret negotiations through a series of conversations with people who were there.

Pod Save the People

Pod Save the People

By: Crooked Media

Rating:

4.5 (1382 ratings)

Organizer and activist DeRay Mckesson takes you inside conversations about culture, social justice, and politics by exploring the history, language, and people who are shaping the struggle for progress — and talking about the steps that each of us can take to make a difference.

Embedded

Embedded

By: NPR

Rating:

5.0 (2149 ratings)

Hosted by Kelly McEvers, Embedded takes a story from the news and goes deep. What does it feel like for a father in El Salvador to lie to his daughter about the bodies he saw in the street that day? What does it feel like for a nurse from rural Indiana to shoot up a powerful prescription opioid? Embedded (EMBD) takes you to where they're happening.