A show about the unfinished business of our history and its grip on our future.

  • We’ve Always Been A Divided United States

    Dec 1, 2022
    You could say all 50 states are in something of a long-distance relationship, and it’s long past the honeymoon phase. But if we’re so divided, should we just break up already?
  • The Climate Crisis Needs a New Gospel

    Nov 21, 2022
    Meet Dr. Katharine Hayhoe – a climate scientist who happens to be an evangelical. She says a productive conversation about the climate starts with our values.
  • Notes From Our Exit Poll Episode

    Nov 14, 2022
    Keeping the voters in the midterm conversation: We invite callers to tell us what motivated them this election and what’s on their minds as news continues to unfold.
  • The Morning After: A Midterm Breakdown

    Nov 10, 2022
    Of red ripples and blue walls. Kai joins The Brian Lehrer Show to help digest election results. Why did Democrats defy predictions? And where does it leave the Republican Party?