US public radio

Article image
'The first week was mayhem' – how This American Life revolutionised radio
It has spawned hit spinoffs, bagged a Pulitzer and its evocative, character-led reports now have 5 million fans. Has This American Life grown too big? As the show turns 25, founder Ira Glass reveals what keeps him up at night

Sam Wolfson

10, Dec, 2020 @6:00 AM

Article image
Trump praises Pompeo for rant against NPR reporter: ‘You did a good job on her’
Mary Louise Kelly said the secretary of state launched into a tirade after she asked tough questions about Ukraine

Julian Borger in Washington and Maanvi Singh in San Francisco

29, Jan, 2020 @3:48 AM

Article image
Emails cast further doubt on Pompeo's claim NPR reporter lied to him
Secretary of state has accused Mary Louise Kelly of violating ‘basic rules of journalism’

Oliver Laughland

27, Jan, 2020 @1:57 PM

Article image
Mary Louise Kelly's interaction with Mike Pompeo was like satire. If only it was | Francine Prose
The character flaws of the secretary of state would be grotesquely hilarious – if all our futures were not at stake

Francine Prose

27, Jan, 2020 @1:03 PM

Article image
Pompeo says NPR reporter is part of 'unhinged' US media conspiracy
Department issues statement following secretary of state’s extraordinary attack on journalist Mary Louise Kelly

Richard Luscombe

25, Jan, 2020 @5:57 PM

Article image
NPR host says Pompeo shouted 'F-word' tirade when she asked about Ukraine
Secretary of state screamed obscenities and demanded host Mary Louise Kelly find Ukraine on a map, journalist says

Julian Borger

25, Jan, 2020 @2:57 AM

Article image
Sarah Jessica Parker reports 'countless' cases of on-set harassment
Sex and the City star comments on NPR about impact of #MeToo and reveals harassment by a ‘big movie star’

Andrew Pulver

09, Jul, 2019 @10:00 AM

Article image
The week in podcasts: Bodies; 100: 1 – The Crack Legacy
KCRW tackles everything you wanted to know about women’s bodies but were afraid to ask, while Audible digs into the legacy of the war on drugs

Miranda Sawyer

29, Jul, 2018 @6:59 AM

Article image
I'm With Her: ‘We’re about camaraderie, not Hillary’
Women are expected to take a back seat in the arch-conservative world of bluegrass music. But Aoife O’Donovan, Sara Watkins and Sarah Jarosz refused to be sidelined – even after Hillary Clinton ‘borrowed’ their band name

Emma John

18, Feb, 2018 @3:00 PM

Article image
Wow in the World: a kids' podcast with plenty for parents, too
This half-hour dose of science and technology has endless energy and a whole lot of fact-based fun

Hannah Verdier

18, May, 2017 @5:13 PM

Article image
'It feels like censorship': Guardian readers on NPR's decision to close comments
NPR announced this week that it will end online comments and will use social media to engage readers instead. We asked our commenters what they think

Guardian readers

19, Aug, 2016 @3:13 PM

Article image
Love, ice cream and a ban on white guys: the podcasts to listen to this weekend
Summer flings with monks, songs about ice cream and a ball-busting new interview show that vetoes white men. Here are our must-listens this week

Marta Bausells

15, Jul, 2016 @5:01 PM

1 / 5 pages