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[Abridged] Presidential Histories

From Yorktown to the Civil War, Pearl Harbor to 9/11, discover the pivotal moments that defined each president's life and legacy and the lessons we can draw from them. New episodes available the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month.

Tracks

28.) Woodrow Wilson 1913-1921 51:30 07/04/2022
27.B.) William Howard Taft, the presidential Chief Justice; an interview with Kevin Burns 55:20 06/20/2022
Intelligent Speech Trailer 02:23 06/08/2022
27.A.) The rise and presidency of William Howard Taft; an interview with Peri Arnold 46:53 06/06/2022
27.) William Howard Taft 1909-1913 44:31 05/16/2022
26.E.) Theodore Roosevelt's post-presidential quest for death and glory; an interview with David Pietrusza 54:26 05/02/2022
26.D.) Teddy Roosevelt, his cabinet, and a doomed bromance with William Howard Taft; an interview with Lindsay Chervinsky 40:15 04/18/2022
26.C.) Teddy Roosevelt, the press, and the bully pulpit; an interview with Harold Holzer 42:23 04/04/2022
26.B.) How NY made TR, an interview with Ted Kohn 48:59 03/21/2022
26.A.) The progressivism of Theodore Roosevelt, an interview with Alycia of Civics and Coffee Pod 32:11 03/07/2022
26.) Theodore Roosevelt 1901-1909 48:39 02/21/2022
25.B.) William McKinley's American Empire, an interview with Robert Merry 41:15 02/07/2022
25.A.) How William McKinley revolutionized politics, an interview with Christopher McKnight Nichols 56:09 01/17/2022
25.) William McKinley 1897-1901 53:55 01/03/2022
24.B.) The lies and secrets of Grover Cleveland, an interview with Matthew Algeo 42:27 12/27/2021
24.A.) Grover Cleveland's reelection revenge, an interview with Mark Summers 46:17 12/20/2021
24.) Grover Cleveland part II 1893-1897 41:40 12/13/2021
23.B.) What is legacy, anyway? An interview on Benjamin Harrison with Charles Hyde 49:55 12/06/2021
23.A.) How Benjamin Harrison won his way to defeat, an interview with Charles Calhoun 54:07 11/29/2021
23.) Benjamin Harrison 1889-1893 49:28 11/22/2021
22.A.) Mugwumps, scandals, and the stunning campaign of 1884, an interview with Ted Kohn 28:38 11/15/2021
22.) Grover Cleveland part I 1885-1889 36:26 11/08/2021
21.A.) The Life and Times of Chester A. Arthur, an interview with Scott Greenberger 44:11 11/01/2021
21.) Chester A. Arthur 1881-1885 51:18 10/25/2021
44.A) The Black President, an interview on Barack Obama with Claude A. Clegg 58:11 10/18/2021
20.A.) Garfield and the Gilded Age, an interview with Todd Arrington 48:04 09/06/2021
20.) James A. Garfield 1881-1881 50:08 09/01/2021
19.A.) Hayes' evolving views on slavery, an interview with Dustin McLochlin 49:24 08/09/2021
19.) Rutherford B Hayes 1877-1881 56:51 08/02/2021
18.C.) Grant, Lincoln, and Reconstruction, an interview with Ron White 32:59 07/19/2021