Best History podcasts we could find (Updated October 2017)
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Revisionist History
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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Panoply Media. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.
 
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History Extra podcast
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The latest news from the team behind BBC History Magazine - a popular History magazine. To find out more, visit www.historyextra.com
 
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Dan Carlin's Hardcore History
 
In "Hardcore History" journalist and broadcaster Dan Carlin takes his "Martian", unorthodox way of thinking and applies it to the past. Was Alexander the Great as bad a person as Adolf Hitler? What would Apaches with modern weapons be like? Will our modern civilization ever fall like civilizations from past eras? This isn't academic history (and Carlin isn't a historian) but the podcast's unique blend of high drama, masterful narration and Twilight Zone-style twists has entertained millions ...
 
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The British History Podcast
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The BHP is a chronological retelling of the history of Britain with a particular focus upon the lives of the people. You won’t find a dry recounting of dates and battles here, but instead you’ll learn about who these people were and how their desires, fears, and flaws shaped the histories of England, Scotland, and Wales.
 
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Unbuttoned History
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Informative, casual, and a little bit sexy, Unbuttoned History is the raucous history podcast for people who want to learn a bit about yesteryear, but with silly voices and swearing. Hosts Mike, a second Mike and Caleb guide you through time immemorial and play a few ridiculous games along the way.
 
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The History Hour
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An hour of historical reporting told by the people who were there.
 
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The History of China
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An audio journey through the 5000 year history of one of the world's oldest continuous civilizations.
 
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The History of Rome
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A weekly podcast tracing the rise, decline and fall of the Roman Empire.
 
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Stuff You Missed in History Class
 
Join Holly and Tracy as they bring you the greatest and strangest Stuff You Missed In History Class in this podcast by HowStuffWorks.com.
 
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The History of England
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A regular podcast telling the story of England with warmth and wit and enthusiasm. The story of the great names and the events that made England the mosaic it is today; the daily lives of the people who made it so. We take a chronological approach, from the cataclysmic end of Roman Britain, all the way through to the present day – when we get there! Along the way we follow the major highways of history, and some of the side roads too – what it was like to live in the Middle Ages, why the dif ...
 
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Reflecting History
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Reflecting History is a history podcast that explores the triumphs and tragedies of the human experience.
 
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In Our Time: History
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Historical themes, events and key individuals from Akhenaten to Xenophon.
 
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History of Japan
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A weekly podcast on Japanese history, covering everything from prehistory to the modern era. Additional information available at the podcast blog, at www.historyofjapan.wordpress.com
 
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History on Fire
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Where history and epic collide--"History on Fire" is a podcast by author and university professor Daniele Bolelli.
 
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Nerdonomy: Nerds on History
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History is full amazing stories. Join hosts Bryan Moriarty, Eric Bricmont, and Sarah Ashley as they explore the most inspirational, terrifying and hilarious events in history. Everything from the creation of the universe to the invention of Cheese in a Can and everything in between. Learn something new weekly by subscribing to the Nerd’s on History podcast.
 
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The China History Podcast
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Laszlo Montgomery presents easy-to-digest stories, events and people from China’s most ancient times up to our present day.
 
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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT
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History! The most exciting and important things that have ever happened on the planet! Featuring reports from the weird and wonderful places around the world where history has been made and interviews with some of the best historians writing today. Dan also covers some of the major anniversaries as they pass by and explores the deep history behind today's headlines - giving you the context to understand what is going on today.Join the conversation on twitter: @HistoryHitProducer: Dan Morelle
 
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The History of Byzantium
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A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453. www.thehistoryofbyzantium.com
 
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The History Chicks
Monthly
 
Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.
 
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Irish History Podcast
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The Irish history podcast brings the listener on a journey through Irish history starting in the 9th century when high kings battled for control of Ireland. This podcast is not just dates but an enthralling journey deep into Irelands past looking at daily life when violence was common and life was short. If you’ve been puzzled how people survived before email, phones, cars or even proper roads the Irish history podcast is for you! The series tracks Irish history and archaeology trying to und ...
 
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Lectures in History
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Join students in college classrooms to hear lectures on topics ranging from the American Revolution to 9-11.
 
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Spirited History
Monthly+
 
A weekly podcast that explores rich historic locations throughout the US that are kept alive by the communities that love them. We feature the sites history and some of the spirits that are reported to linger.Please Email us at spiritedhistory@gmail.com If you have a site you would like us to highlight on our show drop us a line!
 
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History Honeys
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A podcast where a married couple teaches each other about cool stuff in the past.
 
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Our Fake History
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Historical Myths Relished and Ruined!
 
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New Books in History
Daily
 
Interviews with Historians about their New Books
 
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Headline History
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Host Dan Lovallo looks at history through the lens of newspapers and other media how they reported the story at the time the historical event occurred.
 
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Making History
Monthly
 
Series exploring the latest historical and archaeological research
 
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History of the Crusades
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Over 900 years ago, thousands of Christians invaded the Middle East, intent on taking the Holy Land from the Muslims. The following 200 years were marked by a series of military campaigns known as the Crusades.Join us to follow the history of the Crusades from 1095 onwards. Castles, battles, religious clashes, Richard the Lionheart, the Assassins, Eleanor of Aquitaine, Saladin, the Knights Templar - all will feature as we examine one of the most interesting periods in history.
 
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15 Minute History
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A podcast for educators, students, and history buffs
 
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The History of English Podcast
Monthly
 
The Spoken History of a Global Language
 
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Islamic History Podcast
Monthly
 
My name is Abu Ibrahim Ismail and I'm an Islamic history nerd who goes deep into some of history's most entertaining and amazing stories as it relates to Islam and Muslims. You're going to hear Islamic history like you've never heard it before. From Prophet Noah to Queen Bilqis. From the Ottoman Empire to the Islamic Caliphate. If it's about Muslims and it happened in the past, Inshallah, you're going to get it here.
 
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Russian Rulers History Podcast
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First we follow the Russian rulers from Rurik to Putin then take to recounting all aspects of Russian history.
 
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Internet History Podcast
Monthly+
 
A History of the Internet Era from Netscape to the iPad
 
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American History Untucked
Monthly
 
American History Untucked is a podcast conversation with American Historians, hosted by Dr. David Silkenat
 
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Ottoman History Podcast
Weekly
 
Podcast by Ottoman History Podcast
 
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The History of Egypt Podcast
Monthly+
 
The History of Egypt, as the ancients described it. A tale of pyramids, pharaohs, gods and mysteries, told through the eyes of the ancients themselves. A member of the Agora Podcast Network
 
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Lectures in Intellectual History
 
Recordings from the popular public lecture series on intellectual history in all its forms and across all ages. From 2014 held at the University of St Andrews, and between 2010 and 2013 held at the University of Sussex.
 
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The Maritime History Podcast
Monthly
 
The Maritime History Podcast is a chronological look at maritime history and its numerous facets. Beginning with ancient history, the podcast looks at trade, exploration, boat and ship-building, economics, and the relationship between the ocean and the development of society and culture throughout history. Learn more about the podcast at http://maritimehistorypodcast.com.
 
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My History Can Beat Up Your Politics
 
Today's political debates, particularly on cable news, talk radio and blog comments can be limiting. In this podcast, Bruce Carlson applies as much history as possible to the politics of today.
 
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History of the Papacy Podcast
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This show will detail the biographies and interesting facts of the Papacy of Rome. It will start in the beginning, but will not go straight through. There will be many side tracks and detours along the way. We will investigate the backstreets of the Papacy where the tour normally doesn't go.
 
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The History Network
Monthly+
 
The military history podcast specialists, looking at all aspects of war through the ages.
 
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The History of Byzantium
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A podcast telling the story of the Roman (Byzantine) Empire from 476 AD to 1453
 
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Great Battles of History
Monthly
 
This podcast is about interesting battles throughout history.
 
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15 Minute History
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A podcast for educators, students, and history buffs
 
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History According to Bob
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Professor Bob tells the fascinating stories of history's people, places, and cultures.
 
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History Today Podcast
Monthly
 
A conversation about the world of history, featuring interviews with key historians and authors and discussions about historical themes and ideas.
 
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American Military History Podcast
 
Join amateur military historian podcaster Justin Johnson as he covers the military history of America in the American Military History Podcast. Covering America’s Military History from the Revolutionary War through current day conflicts. New episodes release every Thursday. Subscribe on iTunes to stay up to date.
 
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The History Chicks
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Two women. Half the population. Several thousand years of history. About an hour. Go.
 
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History of Philosophy Without Any Gaps
 
Peter Adamson, Professor of Philosophy at the LMU in Munich and at King's College London, takes listeners through the history of philosophy, "without any gaps". www.historyofphilosophy.net
 
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The Secret History of Art
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THE SECRET HISTORY OF ART takes you on a series of private guided tours of the world's greatest artworks. Best-selling author and professor of art history Noah Charney presents the history, symbolism, and importance of each work. The Secret History of Art is a series of lessons in miniature on great works of art around the world. By spending just a few minutes per masterpiece, you can learn the mysteries, stories, and secrets of some of civilization’s greatest treasures.
 
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Comedian Galloway Allbright (@GalloWhy) joins Andy and Matt to discuss the death of expertise, extreme Michael Jackson fandom, that classic Encyclopedia Brittanica ad, the origin of bluegrass, in-flight death plans, channeling your inner Tea Leoni, a neutron star collision, the LIGO song, psilocybin for depression, genes for OCD, Cary Grant’s c ...…
 
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Black Agenda Radio
 
Welcome to the radio magazine that brings you news, commentary and analysis from a Black Left perspective. I’m Glen Ford, along with my co-host Nellie Bailey. Coming up: Ten years after a murder conviction was thrown out because of racist prosecution practices, the Philadelphia District attorney is pressing for the death penalty against Sugar B ...…
 
A new MP3 sermon from Covenant Presbyterian Church is now available on SermonAudio.com with the following details: Title: The Decree's Relationship to History Subtitle: The Divine Decree SS Speaker: Brad Peppo Broadcaster: Covenant Presbyterian Church Event: Sunday School Date: 10/22/2017 Length: 56 min. (64kbps)…
 
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Full Of Sith: Star Wars News, Discussions and Interviews
 
Recorded at Salt Lake Comic Con, Bryan led a discussion with Holly, Matt Martin, and Ahsoka author EK Johnston about the history and politics of Star Wars and took questions from the audience. If you're particularly sensitive to history and politics, this episode might not be for you (though Bryan might argue that means it's EXACTLY for you.) I ...…
 
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Hauger History Podcasts for Middle School Students
 
A brief history of calligraphy from the feather pen to modern carpets. Created by 7th grader Felicity. Podbean.com donated this educational space, and we are thankful for that support of our classroom. The Hauger History podcast is designed for Social Studies and History Students in Middle School Grades 6-8. Students use these podcasts as study ...…
 
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Hauger History Podcasts for Middle School Students
 
A brief history of calligraphy from the feather pen to modern carpets. Created by 7th grader Felicity. Podbean.com donated this educational space, and we are thankful for that support of our classroom. The Hauger History podcast is designed for Social Studies and History Students in Middle School Grades 6-8. Students use these podcasts as study ...…
 
FIRST WITH YESTERDAY'S NEWS (highlights from the weekend on Newstalk ZB) ABs End Season Flat As Usual/Hawkesby Makes ZB History/Best Place to View Peru/Kimbra Stands Up/That McDonalds Money
 
For the fourth and final episode in our series "The International Professional," I talk with attorney, human rights leader, and social entrepreneur Kim Robinson, president of Renaissance Strategic Solutions, an advisory firm which helps bridge relationships between the U.S. and Africa. Though bullish on business opportunities on the continent, ...…
 
The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve explores the enduring story of humanity’s first parents. Comprising only a few ancient verses, the story of Adam and Eve has served as a mirror in which we seem to glimpse the whole, long history of our fears and desires, as both a hymn to human responsibility and a dark fable about human wretchedness. The bibl ...…
 
Think about your first memory. It’s probably fairly mundane and from when you were about four years old. I’m in my kitchen, grabbing at the edge of the countertop with my fingers, hoisting myself up high enough to see the formica at eye level for the first time. Pretty boring, but also pretty momentous, and more importantly, as to why I recall ...…
 
www.HeardNOTSeen.com With Rebekah Freedom. Visit www.RebekahFreedom.com to contact Rebekah. Rebekah on Elephant Journal / Rebekah on SoundCloud / Rebekah Freedom facebook page / Rebekah on Instagram / Schedule with Rebekah Explicit Topics Book by Melody Beattie, The Language of Letting Go Franklin D. Roosevelt and the G.I. Bill The list of 58 G ...…
 
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Figure 4 radio's Podcast
 
This week, The Mastermind sits down with Brett 'The Kraft' Meadows, aka Damien, aka Sir Selfie. They chat about Brett's storied history in wrestling, horror movies, music, and much more...
 
Dan Carlin is an prominent American podcaster. Once a professional radio host, Carlin eventually took his show to the Internet, and he now hosts two popular independent podcasts: Common Sense and Hardcore History. This interview driven discussion looks behind the scenes of Hardcore History and explores Dan's thoughts on what he predicts to be a ...…
 
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Dan Snow's HISTORY HIT
 
Dallas Campbell @dallascampbell is a British television presenter and television and stage actor, best known as a presenter on the factual Channel 5 series The Gadget Show in 2008 and BBC One science series Bang Goes the Theory from 2009 to 2012. Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet, is out now. Become a Founder Member of Histor ...…
 
Dallas Campbell @dallascampbell is a British television presenter and television and stage actor, best known as a presenter on the factual Channel 5 series The Gadget Show in 2008 and BBC One science series Bang Goes the Theory from 2009 to 2012. Ad Astra: An Illustrated Guide to Leaving the Planet, is out now. Become a Founder Member of Histor ...…
 
The team updates our global audience on the future of FIA goes PC, the history of Snickers, the upcoming UK tour, and of course the impending launch of Project FIA on Amazon as we roll towards Halloween.
 
After Anthony Joshua’s original opponent Kubrat Pulev had to withdraw from their WBA and IBF world heavyweight title fight through injury, could the replacement, French-Cameroonian boxer Carlos Takam, cause any surprises? Mike and Steve assess the fight and speak to both Joshua and his trainer Robert McCracken at the start of fight week, as wel ...…
 
Save time and money to get the best out of your travel experience by planning in advance and taking advantage of special offers and opportunities. Below are 10 tips with some examples to help you enjoy your trip. (Listen to the podcast at the link at the end of this article for a review of all of this information and much more!) 1 – Check out c ...…
 
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Recorded Future - Inside Threat Intelligence for Cyber Security
 
Our guest today is Bob Gourley, author of the book “The Cyber Threat: Know the Threat to Beat the Threat.” Earlier in his career, Bob spent 20 years as a U.S. Navy intelligence officer. One of his last assignments with the military was as director of intelligence for the first Department of Defense cyber defense organization. He’s currently a p ...…
 
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Steve Wright’s Big Guests
 
June talks about her book Diversify and Dixe has big stories about Tiny Histories.
 
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X were, for years, at opposite ends of the spectrum when it came to their approach to solving civil rights problems experienced by African-Americans. Malcolm, a disciple of Elijah Muhammad and the Nation of Islam, preached that blacks should seek to attain their rights "by any means necessary," including ...…
 
Church History 101, Class 6 (Discipleship Class) Taught by Craig Dunham, Guest Speaker Sun, Oct 22, 2017
 
The former Shocker's walk-off home run in the 1993 game 6 of the World Series won it for the Blue Jays, their second World Series in a row.By Sports Daily.
 
In this episode we talk with Zoe Todd. Zoe Todd (Métis/otipemisiw) is from Amiskwaciwâskahikan (Edmonton), Alberta, Canada. She writes about fish, art, Métis legal traditions and decolonization in urban and prairie contexts. She also studies human-animal relations, colonialism and environmental change in north/western Canada. This was part of t ...…
 
Kelela is a singer, songwriter, second generation Ethiopian American and RnB artist behind the highly anticipated album Take Me Apart. To celebrate the launch of her debut album Take Me Apart, Kelela came to SOAS, University of London to take part in a conversation with leading academic and author Emma Dabiri.This event was organised by Rough T ...…
 
If you get on YouTube a lot you’ve probably noticed some Lo-Fi HipHop streams are always under the YouTube live area. This episode set sail with me as we explore the history and sound of this genre that’s just now gaining popularity. We’ll even make some music. Script
 
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Still Waiting ..... For Guffman
 
Join Mary and Tommy as they explore the Halloween phenom known as "The Rocky Horror Picture Show". With stories of actual productions, as well as trivia and history of the shows creation come along on a sort of "Time Warp" of fun.
 
Jim Archer, Member of the National Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service Committee and Board Member for the Ark and the Dove Retreat Center, gives a series of talks on the History and Future of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal. These presentations were part of the 50th Jubilee Celebration of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the Archdiocese of ...…
 
Jim Archer, Member of the National Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service Committee and Board Member for the Ark and the Dove Retreat Center, gives a series of talks on the History and Future of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal. These presentations were part of the 50th Jubilee Celebration of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the Archdiocese of ...…
 
Jim Archer, Member of the National Catholic Charismatic Renewal Service Committee and Board Member for the Ark and the Dove Retreat Center, gives a series of talks on the History and Future of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal. These presentations were part of the 50th Jubilee Celebration of the Catholic Charismatic Renewal in the Archdiocese of ...…
 
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Lifestyle Overnight with David Prior
 
Enrich your visit to Anri Sala's The Last Resortthrough our range of free and engaging on-site public programs. Join the discussion as leading commentators from art, music, history and science share their insights in a series of stimulating panel discussions and focused lunchtime talks. Explore art and science in our weekend family programs, he ...…
 
What is God's relationship to Israel, both in history and today? How do you explain the fact that the Jews were scattered to 70 nations for 20 centuries, and yet they are not a nation again, living back in the land God promised them?
 
The Shore Report welcomes Councillor Don Matheson, former staff members, and current staff to the show to talk about the history and planned celebration of the Southampton Coliseum.Community Party - Saturday November 4FREE to check out:2:00pm - Public SkatingCupcakes and Hot Chocolate2:30pm - Curling Demonstrations3:45pm - Ribbon Cutting and Ar ...…
 
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Technicolor Jesus
 
On this week's Technicolor Jesus, Matt and Adam welcome Jeff Chu, journalist and author of the book Does Jesus Really Love Me, to talk about the 2000 new cult classic, Bring it On. Bring it On is the story of a successful white San Diego cheerleading squad (5x national champs!) who need to rebuild their identity after it comes to light that the ...…
 
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Lifestyle Overnight with David Prior
 
On view until 7 Jan 2018 Art Gallery of New South Wales Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney Admission Free The Art Gallery of New South Wales is delighted to announce Passion and procession: art of the Philippines an exhibition that presents the work of ten contemporary Filipino artists. Featuring works by Santiago Bose, Marina Cruz, Alfredo E ...…
 
This year marks an important milestone in Russian history -- the 100th anniversary of the 1917 Russian Revolution.By lbrown@wnpr.org (Lydia Brown).
 
The Fear of the Lord full manuscript Joshua: The Fear of the Lord Passage: Joshua 2; Heb. 11:31 Sunday October 22nd, 2017 Pastor Paul L. Davis Today, as we approach the second chapter of Joshua, God’s people are ready to enter the land. They are camped on the edge of the river separating them from the Promised Land. This is an exciting time in ...…
 
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5 Minutes in Church History - A Weekly Christian Podcast with Stephen Nichols
 
One of the most important people in Martin Luther’s life was his wife, Katie. Recorded on location at the Luther’s Wittenberg home, Dr. Stephen Nichols discusses how a former monk and a former nun helped redeem marriage.By info@ligonier.org.
 
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KPFA - Against the Grain
 
It’s stating the obvious to observe that vaccination in the United States is a highly charged subject. But the heat of the controversies, as historian Elena Conis argues, obscures how vaccination -- which has saved many lives when used against deadly illnesses -- became so widespread, including for milder diseases. Conis discusses the cultural, ...…
 
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5 Minutes in Church History - A Weekly Christian Podcast with Stephen Nichols
 
One of the most important people in Martin Luther’s life was his wife, Katie. Recorded on location at the Luther’s Wittenberg home, Dr. Stephen Nichols discusses how a former monk and a former nun helped redeem marriage.By info@ligonier.org.
 
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WLIE 540 AM SPORTSTALKNY
 
Jin Rosenhaus is the radio voice of the Cleveland Indians He is also the host of Indians Warm Up and Tribe Talk on WTAM.[1]He joined the Indians in 2007 after spending 11 years as the play-by-play voice of the AAA Buffalo Bisons. Initially serving as the engineer/producer of the radio broadcast, in 2010 he eventually added the role of broadcast ...…
 
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