Serial

Serial is a podcast from Serial Productions, a New York Times company, hosted by Sarah Koenig. Serial unfolds one story - a true story - over the course of a whole season. The show follows the plot and characters wherever they lead, through many surprising twists and turns. Sarah won't know what happens at the end of the story until she gets there, not long before you get there with her. Each week she'll bring you the latest chapter, so it's important to listen in, starting with Episode 1. New episodes are released on Thursday mornings. 48 Episodes

The Improvement Association - Chap 5 ・28.04.2021

The Improvement Association PAC’s power in the county is threatened when an unlikely candidate enters the race for county commissioner. Plenty of people outside the PAC now have their own ideas about how to build Black political power here. Zoe examines what this election could mean for... Read More

The Improvement Association - Chap 4 ・28.04.2021

With the PAC’s reputation suffering because of years of cheating accusations and resentment stirring within its ranks, a prominent member turns against the leadership. Nevertheless, Horace and his closest allies make a bold move by supporting a political upset at the center of the county.

The Improvement Association - Chap 3 ・28.04.2021

Zoe delves into one of the most serious allegations against the Bladen Improvement PAC: an accusation about stealing votes from vulnerable people that goes back 10 years. In trying to track down the veracity of this particularly persistent rumor, she comes to understand how and why elec... Read More

The Improvement Association - Chap 2 ・28.04.2021

Zoe talks to people in the county who believe the Bladen Improvement PAC has been cheating for years. She tries to get beyond the rumors and into specifics, and comes face to face with the intense suspicion and scrutiny leveled against the organization. In the middle of another election... Read More

The Improvement Association - Chap 1 ・28.04.2021

Following a notorious case of election fraud in Bladen County, North Carolina, in 2018, the reporter Zoe Chace gets an invitation from Horace Munn, the leader of the Bladen County Improvement Association PAC, a Black political advocacy group whose name was dragged into the scandal. Hora... Read More

The Improvement Association - Trailer ・30.03.2021

Listen to the trailer for our newest show, "The Improvement Association." From Serial Productions and The New York Times, hosted by Zoe Chace.

Nice White Parents - Ep. 5 ・20.08.2020

An unexpected last chapter. Some white parents start behaving differently.

Nice White Parents - Ep. 4 ・20.08.2020

Is it possible to limit the power of white parents?

Nice White Parents - Ep. 3 ・20.08.2020

We saw what happens when white families come into the school. What happens when they stay out?

Nice White Parents - Ep. 2 ・20.08.2020

White parents in the 1960s fought to be part of a new, racially integrated school. Where’d they go?

Also listened to by

dewey's profile picture'
manu's profile picture'
danroc's profile picture'
urbanpoem's profile picture'

Comments

No comments yet – do you have something you want to say about the show?