Why Criminals Post Evidence on InstagramListen now (31 min) | Instagram is a world of influencers, models, bizarre ads and aspirational living. It’s a place where artists share their work and people go to see and be seen. It’s also the epicenter of gang violence in America and, increasingly, an important resource for …
America's Military Is Too BigListen now (31 min) | One percent of the U.S. population serves in the armed forces yet the Pentagon commands an incredible budget. And what do we get …
America's Liaison to the Taliban on What Went WrongListen now (32 min) | The facts on the ground are undeniable. The U.S. is out, the Taliban is back in. The end was ugly and there were plenty of ugly s…
Space: Final Frontier or Billionaire's Playground?Listen now (34 min) | Space… Is it still the final frontier? And does anyone really care about it anymore, aside from a few billionaires and maybe a mi…
The Drones of the Vietnam WarListen now (37 min) | A special production of Angry Planet and David Axe explores how a group of scruffy contractors pioneered the use of drones during…
A Brief History of Politicians Lying About AfghanistanListen now (40 min) | Afghanistan. If you’re listening to this show you’ve probably been following the news. Despite what the Pentagon or White House w…
The Human Cost of the Tigray ConflictListen now (32 min) | Tigray. The Ethiopian border region has been at war since November of 2020. It’s a complicated conflict with multiple sides, accu…
When the Soviets Fled AfghanistanListen now (53 min) | Conquerors and nations have been trying to rebuild Afghanistan in their own image for thousands of years. The U.S. is just the la…
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