113 episodes

Each episode, Assassinations Podcast delves into one of history's most notorious assassinations and explores the mysteries and conspiracies that surround it.

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Each episode, Assassinations Podcast delves into one of history's most notorious assassinations and explores the mysteries and conspiracies that surround it.

    Alexander II of Russia

    Alexander II of Russia

    The tsar known as “Alexander the Liberator” was killed by a bomb just as he was about to enact political reforms to Russia’s autocratic system of government.

    To find out more about the people and music featured in today’s episode, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com. While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a log tee or tote bag.

    The sponsor of today’s show is Athletic Greens. Head on over to athleticgreens.com/EMERGING

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more!

    Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 31 min
    Alexander I of Yugoslavia

    Alexander I of Yugoslavia

    We begin with a historical narrative, telling the story of the plot to assassinate King Alexander of Yugoslavia, who was shot to death during a visit to France. Dr. Chris Millington, a lecturer in Modern French History, also joins us to discuss the case.

    To learn more about Chris and his work, go to: https://www.mmu.ac.uk/hpp/staff/profile/index.php?id=3857

    To find out more about the people and music featured in today’s episode, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com. While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a log tee or tote bag.

    The sponsor of today’s show is Athletic Greens. Head on over to athleticgreens.com/EMERGING

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more!

    Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 59 min
    Philip II of Macedon

    Philip II of Macedon

    Including a narrative account of the assassination, we consider the lives of Philip and his son, Alexander the Great, and the impact they had on the world.

    To find out more about the people and music featured in today’s episode, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com. While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a log tee or tote bag.

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more!

    Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 31 min
    Stepan Bandera

    Stepan Bandera

    We announce the theme of Season 8 of the show then explore the life and death of the Ukrainian nationalist leader.

    To find out more about the people and music featured in today’s episode, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com. While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a log tee or tote bag.

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more! Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 30 min
    Interview: Luca Trenta Part 2

    Interview: Luca Trenta Part 2

    Niall is again joined by UK-based historian Luca Trenta to discuss the use of assassination as a tool of foreign policy by the United States Government. Part 2 of 2.

    Check out producer Lindsey’s exciting new project, Vorpalab, which offers alternate reality games on blockchain: www.vorpalab.com

    To find out more about Luca Trenta’s work, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com

    While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a logo tee or tote bag.

    You can contact us through the website - we love to hear your comments, questions, corrections, and general thoughts about the show.

    You can also find us on Twitter @AssassinsPod

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more!

    Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Interview: Luca Trenta Part 1

    Interview: Luca Trenta Part 1

    Specializing in American foreign policy during the Cold War, Dr Trenta has a special interest in the evolution of the US government’s policies towards the use of assassination. (Part one of two.)

    Check out producer Lindsey’s exciting new project, Vorpalab, which offers alternate reality games on blockchain: www.vorpalab.com

    To find out more about Luca Trenta’s work, visit the Assassinations Podcast website, www.AssassinationsPodcast.com

    While there, you can also check out our Bookstore, where we recommend some great episode-related books and reading material, and shop our Merch Store to nab a logo tee or tote bag.

    You can contact us through the website - we love to hear your comments, questions, corrections, and general thoughts about the show.

    You can also find us on Twitter @AssassinsPod

    If you’d like to support the show, we have a Patreon page. We offer a variety of different support levels with lots of fun perks, including bonus episodes, stickers, merch store credit, and more!

    Find us at patreon.com/AssassinationsPodcast

    Assassinations Podcast was created by Niall Cooper, who also researches and writes the show. Lindsey Morse is our editor and producer. Our theme music was created by Graeme Ronald. If you’d like to hear more from Graeme, check out his band, Remember Remember. You’ll find them on iTunes.

    • 53 min

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