Favorite Podcasts

These are some of the GREAT podcasts that are in my ear (Spring 2019):

Deconstructed with Mehdi Hasan

Hosted by British political journalist, broadcaster, author, and recent immigrant to the US.

Diffused Congruence: The American Muslim Experience

Hosted by old friends and American Muslims- Zaki Hasan and Parvez Ahmed; interviews w/ Muslims of diverse backgrounds, careers, and interests.

It’s Been a Minute

Host Sam Sanders does weekly recap of the news, culture, etc.– plus deep dives with artists, writers, journalists and more.

Lovett or Leave It

Jon Lovett and a panel of comedians, actors, journalists, and others will break down the week’s biggest news.

Pod Save America

A conversation about politics hosted by Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor that breaks down the week’s news and helps people figure out what matters and how to help.

Slate Culture Gabfest

Co-hosted by Stephen Metcalf (Slate’s critic-at-large), Dana Stevens (Slate’s movie critic), and Julia Turner (Slate’s editor-in-chief).

Stay Tuned with Preet

Hosted by former US Attorney General for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara. 

The Waves (formerly DoubleX Gabfest)

A weekly conversation about news and culture examined through the lens of gender and feminism.