November 9th, 2018
Two brilliant women—one black, one white—assemble a spy ring in the rebel capital of Richmond, Virginia that eventually attempts a ‘mission impossible’ inside the military planning rooms of Confederate President …
November 9th, 2018
A young woman, held by one of America’s founding slaveowners, bolts one day for a life of freedom that keeps her on the lam for the rest of her life, …
Uncivil Presents: The Nod
February 7th, 2018
Hey, Uncivil listeners! This week we’re sharing a story from our friends at the The Nod, a podcast that tells the stories of Black life that don't …
December 27th, 2017
A listener voicemail sends us deep down the rabbit hole into one of the most toxic myths of the Confederacy.
December 20th, 2017
of the New York Times joins us to discuss what she discovered when she followed the money trail of one of the nation's top financial …
December 13th, 2017
In 1640 three men attempted to escape indentured servitude. The outcome lay the foundation for the split in America that lead to Civil War.
December 6th, 2017
A small shopkeeper in Philadelphia unwittingly stumbles into a con that helps take down the Confederacy.
November 15th, 2017
We dig deep into the anthem of the Confederacy, and learn that almost everything we thought we knew about it... was wrong.
November 8th, 2017
From the cemetery to the big screen, a 150 year old push to rewrite American history.
November 1st, 2017
A woman discovers a secret that the government long tried to keep hidden: a secret about who exactly fought in the Civil War.
October 18th, 2017
October 4th, 2017
A group of ex-farmers, a terrorist from Kansas, and a schoolteacher attempt the greatest covert operation of the Civil War.
Give Us a Call
September 20th, 2017
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August 24th, 2017
America is divided, and it always has been. We're going back to the moment when that split turned into war. This is Uncivil: Gimlet Media's new history podcast, hosted by journalists Jack Hitt and Chenjerai Kumanyika. …