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Freak Out and Carry On, WBUR's politics and history podcast, addresses the urgent issues of our time through the lens of history. Hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist Ron Suskind and noted Boston College historian Heather Cox Richardson, the podcast examines the national political landscape and dives into the historical context. New episodes available every Thursday.

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Freak Out and Carry On, WBUR's politics and history podcast, addresses the urgent issues of our time through the lens of history. Hosted by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist Ron Suskind and noted Boston College historian Heather Cox Richardson, the podcast examines the national political landscape and dives into the historical context. New episodes available every Thursday.

    The Final Episode

    The Final Episode

    Ron and Heather wrap up Freak Out and Carry On, reviewing the year that was. Thanks to all our listeners!

    • 28 min
    The Rule Of Law

    The Rule Of Law

    Benjamin Wittes, from Lawfare, and Jonathan Rauch, from The Atlantic discuss their article "Boycott the Republican Party", the repercussions of the Nunes memo, and their faith in the Mueller investigation.

    • 32 min
    'A Doozy' Of A State Of A Union

    'A Doozy' Of A State Of A Union

    How does Trump's speech compare to those of Nixon, Reagan, Clinton and Bush? When did presidents begin inviting guests whose story they include in their speech?

    • 26 min
    A New Progressive Era

    A New Progressive Era

    The passion of the woman's march, the origins of the new populism on the left, Teddy Roosevelt's political transformation in 1884.

    • 25 min
    Who Should Be Let Into America?

    Who Should Be Let Into America?

    This week on Freak Out And Carry On, Ron Suskind and Heather Cox Richardson talk with Tom Gjelten, of NPR. They discuss President Trump's ideas about immigration, and how they fit into the long debate over which people are allowed to come to America.

    • 26 min
    The Reality Show In The White House

    The Reality Show In The White House

    Ron Suskind and Heather Cox Richardson talk with Julian Zelizer, Professor of history and public affairs at Princeton University. They discuss the debate around President Trump's mental fitness, the history of the 25th amendment, and whether or not Oprah should run for president in 2020.

    • 30 min

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