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The Spin

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From the cemetery to the big screen, a 150 year old push to rewrite American history.

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A listener voicemail sends us deep down the rabbit hole into one of the most toxic myths of the Confederacy.

The Assets

December 20th, 2017

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The Sentence

December 13th, 2017

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In 1640 three men attempted to escape indentured servitude. The outcome lay the foundation for the split in America that lead to Civil War.

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December 6th, 2017

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A small shopkeeper in Philadelphia unwittingly stumbles into a con that helps take down the Confederacy.

The Song

November 15th, 2017

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We dig deep into the anthem of the Confederacy, and learn that almost everything we thought we knew about it... was wrong.

The Soldiers

November 1st, 2017

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A woman discovers a secret that the government long tried to keep hidden: a secret about who exactly fought in the Civil War.

The Takedown

October 18th, 2017

38:38
We sat down with Nikole Hannah-Jones of the New York Times Magazine, Al Letson of Reveal, and Christy Coleman of the American Civil War Museum to …

The Deed

October 11th, 2017

33:15
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The Raid

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29:19

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

1:33
We want to hear from you! Do you have a family story from the Civil War? A myth you've seen on social media you want busted? Let us know! 

Call 347-395-5078 and leave us a voicemail with your name, story, and the best …

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August 24th, 2017

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