Episode 03: Should We Believe Bergdahl?

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This week, Lauren Katzenberg, James Weirick, and Nate Bethea discuss Serial’s coverage of Bowe Bergdahl’s treatment and attempted escapes during his first year of captivity by the Taliban. Weirick provides historical insight into the military’s code of conduct on how to behave if captured, Nate explains how the Army failed to control the strange rumors circulating about Bergdahl while he was a POW, and Lauren seeks more skepticism from Serial as they lay out Bergdahl’s personal account.

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