One Year

One Year

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The people and struggles that changed America—one year at a time. In each episode, host Josh Levin explores a story you may have forgotten, or one you’ve never heard of before. What were the moments that transformed politics, culture, science, religion, and more? And how does the nation’s past shape our present?

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Slow Burn: Gays Against Briggs | 4. You Must Come Out

Published: July 17, 2024, 7 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 48 seconds

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Slow Burn: Gays Against Briggs | 3. Harvey Milk vs. the Machine

Published: July 14, 2024, 7 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 14 seconds

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Slow Burn: Gays Against Briggs | 2. Defend Our Children

Published: July 10, 2024, 7 a.m.
Duration: 53 minutes 16 seconds

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Introducing Slow Burn: Gays Against Briggs | 1. A Hotbed of Homosexuality

Published: June 26, 2024, 9 a.m.
Duration: 51 minutes 2 seconds

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1990: The Angry Death of Kimberly Bergalis

Published: Dec. 21, 2023, 8 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 3 seconds

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1990: Art on Trial

Published: Dec. 14, 2023, 8 a.m.
Duration: 58 minutes 14 seconds

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1990: Bush vs. Broccoli

Published: Dec. 7, 2023, 8 a.m.
Duration: 40 minutes 44 seconds

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1990: Mandrake the Magician

Published: Nov. 30, 2023, 8 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 46 seconds

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1990: Pizzastroika

Published: Nov. 22, 2023, 8 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 7 seconds

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One Year: 1990 Trailer

Published: Nov. 15, 2023, 4:52 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 51 seconds

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1955: The Hiroshima Maidens

Published: Oct. 6, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 54 minutes 56 seconds

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1955: The Cutter Incident

Published: Sept. 28, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 35 minutes 28 seconds

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1955: Siberia, USA

Published: Sept. 21, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 55 minutes 39 seconds

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1955: The Weather Girls

Published: Sept. 14, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 34 seconds

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1955: The Crockett Craze

Published: Sept. 7, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 28 seconds

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1955: The Team Nobody Would Play

Published: Aug. 31, 2023, 7 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 49 seconds

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One Year: 1955 Trailer

Published: Aug. 21, 2023, 4:38 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 54 seconds

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Slate Plus Exclusive: The Making of 1942

Published: Dec. 3, 2022, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 minute 34 seconds

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1942: The Black-Japanese Axis

Published: Nov. 23, 2022, 7 a.m.
Duration: 40 minutes 56 seconds

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1942: When Internment Came to Alaska

Published: Nov. 17, 2022, 7 a.m.
Duration: 42 minutes 15 seconds

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1942: The Info Wars of World War II

Published: Nov. 10, 2022, 7 a.m.
Duration: 48 minutes 59 seconds

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1942: The Day the Music Stopped

Published: Nov. 3, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 16 seconds

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1942: The Year Everyone Got Married

Published: Oct. 27, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 44 minutes 33 seconds

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1942: The Most Hated Man in America

Published: Oct. 20, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 47 minutes 1 second

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One Year: 1942 Trailer

Published: Oct. 14, 2022, 8:15 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 10 seconds

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Slate Plus Exclusive: The Making of 1986

Published: Oct. 6, 2022, 5:31 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 45 seconds

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1986: The Man From Fifth Avenue

Published: Sept. 29, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 58 minutes 6 seconds

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1986: The Miracle of Cokeville

Published: Sept. 22, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 7 minutes 6 seconds

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1986: Herschel vs. the Blubber Busters

Published: Sept. 15, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 51 minutes 35 seconds

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1986: A Boycott in Mississippi

Published: Sept. 8, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 18 seconds

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1986: The Mystery of Al Capones Vaults

Published: Sept. 1, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 3 minutes 4 seconds

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1986: The Ultimate Field Trip

Published: Aug. 25, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 51 seconds

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1986: No Crime Day

Published: Aug. 18, 2022, 6 a.m.
Duration: 55 minutes 59 seconds

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One Year: 1986 Trailer

Published: Aug. 11, 2022, 7:45 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 5 seconds

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1977 Rewind: Anita Bryant's War on Gay Rights

Published: April 16, 2022, 11 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 6 minutes 30 seconds

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1995: Carolyn's Diary

Published: Jan. 13, 2022, 8 a.m.
Duration: 34 minutes 40 seconds

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1995: Hey Macarena!

Published: Jan. 6, 2022, 8 a.m.
Duration: 58 minutes 7 seconds

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1995: Ann Arbor's DNA Dragnet

Published: Dec. 16, 2021, 8 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes 54 seconds

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1995: Hitting the Spot

Published: Dec. 9, 2021, 8 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 26 seconds

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1995: Dr. GIFT

Published: Dec. 2, 2021, 8 a.m.
Duration: 58 minutes 15 seconds

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1995: Fake Oxford

Published: Nov. 23, 2021, 8 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 14 seconds

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1995: The Man Who Didn't Bomb Oklahoma City

Published: Nov. 18, 2021, 8 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 16 seconds

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One Year: 1995 Trailer

Published: Nov. 16, 2021, 5:30 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 30 seconds

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1977: More on the Music, Movies, TV, and Culture of 1977

Published: Aug. 26, 2021, 10 a.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 44 seconds

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1977: Jesus on a Tortilla

Published: Aug. 19, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 56 minutes 4 seconds

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1977: Roots: The Saga of Alex Haley

Published: Aug. 12, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 57 minutes 1 second

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1977: Elvis, the Pledge, and Extraterrestrials

Published: Aug. 5, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 59 minutes 55 seconds

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1977: The Miracle Cure

Published: July 29, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 1 minute 53 seconds

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1977: Mary Shane's Rookie Season

Published: July 22, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 53 minutes 59 seconds

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1977: Mr. Marijuana and the Drug Czar

Published: July 15, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 52 minutes 15 seconds

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1977: Anita Bryant's War on Gay Rights

Published: July 8, 2021, 9 a.m.
Duration: 1 hour 4 minutes 50 seconds

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Introducing: One Year

Published: June 28, 2021, 2 p.m.
Duration: 1 minute 41 seconds

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Slow Burn S4 Ep. 1: White Knight

Published: June 16, 2020, 10 a.m.
Duration: 45 minutes 54 seconds

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Bonus | An Audiobook Preview

Published: June 17, 2019, 5:38 a.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 55 seconds

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Bonus | How to Write This Book

Published: June 10, 2019, 8:40 a.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 22 seconds

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Bonus | The Kidnapping of Baby Fronczak

Published: June 5, 2019, 1:19 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 30 seconds

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Bobbie and Diana

Published: June 3, 2019, 9 a.m.
Duration: 31 minutes 42 seconds

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Constance

Published: May 27, 2019, 9 a.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 8 seconds

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An Incredible Con

Published: May 20, 2019, 9 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 56 seconds

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Coronation

Published: May 13, 2019, 9 a.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 14 seconds

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Introducing... The Queen

Published: May 6, 2019, 8:48 p.m.
Duration: 2 minutes 6 seconds

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