This American Life Show Feed
May 9, 2021
People starting over—sometimes because they want to, other times because they have to.
May 2, 2021
People who try simple mind games on others and find themselves in way over their heads.
April 25, 2021
What happens when your own community suddenly turns on you?
April 18, 2021
Other universes that are just like our own, but with one small difference.
April 11, 2021
Stories about the power of blood.
March 21, 2021
How the pandemic has thrown college admissions process into a kind of slow-motion chaos. One of the biggest changes: most colleges have stopped requiring the SAT. For decades, there’s been a debate over whether schools should drop the test. What’s it mean that it finally happened?
March 7, 2021
This week, three men who came together to protest the murder of George Floyd. They were unified, loud, and impressive, but over time these three friends end up in three very different places.
February 21, 2021
Why we tell them, and what happens after we do.
February 14, 2021
Stories of people summoning up stuff that’s usually hidden down deep.