18 episodes

A modern U.S. history podcast about the events that spanned the Baby Boomer generation’s lifespan & that are still relevant to people today, especially to Millennials. Unlike some history podcasts, this podcast follows the national story in a chronological manner, starting in 1946. Most episodes are around a half-hour to 45 minutes in length. Each episode covers one year, possibly going all the way up to the present.

From Boomers to Millennials: A Modern US History Podcast Logan Rogers

    • History
    • 5.0, 13 Ratings

A modern U.S. history podcast about the events that spanned the Baby Boomer generation’s lifespan & that are still relevant to people today, especially to Millennials. Unlike some history podcasts, this podcast follows the national story in a chronological manner, starting in 1946. Most episodes are around a half-hour to 45 minutes in length. Each episode covers one year, possibly going all the way up to the present.

    Episode 9C - Special: Living Through History

    Episode 9C - Special: Living Through History

    To help listeners understand the origins of the social unrest of May & June 2020, we created this special supplemental episode that provides historical background & context for turbulent current events. The large turnout & enthusiasm for the...

    • 33 min
    Episode 9B - Special: Reform in a Time of Cold War

    Episode 9B - Special: Reform in a Time of Cold War

    This week’s episode considers the fate of social reform movements during the Cold War Era, giving an overview of long-term cultural trajectories. The Red Scare of the early Cold War years cast reformers who challenged existing institutions as potential...

    • 36 min
    Episode 9 - 1954: Pulling Strings Around the World

    Episode 9 - 1954: Pulling Strings Around the World

    This wide-ranging & globe-trotting episode begins with a brief look at the successful 1953 expedition to summit Mount Everest, then pivots to some less inspiring international intrigue, as Cold War fears led the USA to meddle in the internal...

    • 45 min
    Episode 9A - 1954: The Defeat & Legacy of the Bricker Amendment

    Episode 9A - 1954: The Defeat & Legacy of the Bricker Amendment

    The fate of presidential power to conduct foreign policy would depend on reviving an incapacitated Senator.

    • 42 min
    Episode 8 - 1953: Chipping Away at Jim Crow

    Episode 8 - 1953: Chipping Away at Jim Crow

    Lawyer Thurgood Marshall & Chief Justice Earl Warren sparked a civil rights revolution with the Brown v. Board decision.

    • 43 min
    Episode 8A - 1953: Exit Stalin, Enter Khrushchev

    Episode 8A - 1953: Exit Stalin, Enter Khrushchev

    When Stalin died, American officials wondered who would be the next Soviet leader. They didn't expect Khrushchev.

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
13 Ratings

13 Ratings

HistoryDude1492 ,

An Exceptional History Podcast!

This podcast is a delightful listen and I look forward to every new episode. Logan is a passionate host who is brings historical topics to life. Do yourself a favor and subscribe to this incredible podcast!

Sioux2 ,

A fascinating look at post WWII USA

I’m no millennial but I am thoroughly enjoying this podcast.

Vinicius Tinoco ,

Very interesting and helpful!

So helpful, especially for me who wasn’t born here! Thanks for such a wonderful history class, Logan!

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