Roundup of the Breaking the News playlist
Adela and Sara discuss the podcast playlist on Breaking the News, which included episodes from Crazy/Genius, After the Fact, Recode Decode, and The NewsWorthy.
We talked about:
- Breaking the News podcast listening list
- PBC Virtual Chapter meets by videoconference every month
- Lantigua Williams & Co is a new sponsor and produces some amazing podcasts including
- 70 Million: a documentary podcast that tells the stories of how locals are addressing the role of jails in their communities
- Feeling My Flo: a reported podcast where menstruation is an event that happens to all types of bodies across the gender spectrum.
- Latina to Latina: an interview series hosted by Alicia Menendez who talks to remarkable Latinas.
- The Venn Media (another PBC sponsor) puts out a weekly nonpartisan podcast playlist about the issues surrounding the 2020 US election
- Pod Save America’s democratic candidate interviews
- Embedded mini-series on Mitch McConnell
- Soul Music episode “Back to Black” about Amy Winehouse’s song Back to Black
- Little Tiny podcast: 10 minute episodes that explore world history via the small things that have shaped it
- 60-Second Science from Scientific American: quick reports and commentaries on the world of science
- Overheard at National Geographic: conversations with National Geographic’s explorers, photographers, and scientists
- The Wild: explores wildlife and the complex web of ecosystems they inhabit and tells the stories of people working in and protecting the wild around us
Get involved in the podcast discussion! Find out how Podcast Brunch Club works.
- Join PBC: newsletter, in-person chapter, Facebook Group, twitter, instagram, subreddit
- Join Audible Feast: website, newsletter, Facebook, twitter
Current Supporters include:
- Critical Frequency – “a podcast network for everyone else”
- Podchaser – “the IMDb of podcasts”
- Audioboom – originals that are funny, inspiring, entertaining and thought-provoking
- Listen Notes – “the best podcast search engine”
- Podbean – use the code “pbc” for one month free on podcast hosting
- The Venn – a weekly list of handpicked, unbiased political podcasts
- Lantigua Williams & Co – the production team behind podcasts like Latina to Latina, 70 Million, & Feeling My Flo
Podcast Brunch Club: like bookclub, but for podcasts