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Today, Explained

A News, Politics and Government podcast
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News comes at you fast. Join us at the end of your day to understand it. Monday to Friday. All killer, no filler. Hosted by Sean Rameswaram. Featuring the finest explainers from Vox and more. Produced by Vox and Stitcher, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.


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"Send her back"
An ugly, racist week in America came to a head last night with a chant at a Trump rally. The Atlantic’s Adam Serwer says this is a defining moment for American democracy. (Transcript here.)
How to solve the asylum crisis
On Tuesday, the Trump administration dramatically changed the rules governing asylum. A scholar who has helped shape US immigration policy since the 1980s explains why the rule change won't solve the crisis. (Transcript here.)
The Prince of Blackwater
Betsy DeVos’s baby brother made a name for himself running one of America's top mercenary companies. The Intercept's Matthew Cole explains how Blackwater founder Erik Prince has reinvented himself since falling out of favor with the US government. …


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Brendan Hutchins reviewed this podcast on Nov 20th, 2018
"My favorite daily news podcast. Thanks Vox. "
Sarah Breau reviewed this podcast on Mar 13th, 2019
"I look forward to this one every day. It's long enough to make me feel like I understand the story, but short enough to add as a daily podcast. Recommended."
FoolishMortal33 reviewed this podcast 5 days ago
"My favorite daily news podcast; they're deep dives into stories are usually pretty fascinating and give a lot of great pespectives and context to the day's biggest, weirdest, or even smallest news."

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Feb 7th, 2018
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Jul 18th, 2019
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