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Trumpcast

By Slate Magazine

A quasi-daily podcast from Slate chronicling Donald Trump's rise to the presidency and his current administration. Jacob Weisberg, chairman of Slate, along with Slate chief political correspondent Jamelle Bouie, and the writer Virginia Heffernan, will be talking to journalists, historians, psychiatrists, and other experts to help explain who this man is and why this is happening, right now, in the United States of America.

  1. 1.
    Can You Indict the President?24 May 2018
    32:00
  2. 2.
    Trump's Challenge to Prosecutorial Independence22 May 2018
    29:31
  3. 3.
    Draconian and Cruel Immigration Policies18 May 2018
    21:38
  4. 4.
    Upon Further Review: What If Nixon Had Been Good At Football?17 May 2018
    26:25
  5. 5.
    A Very Stormy Disclosure17 May 2018
    31:28
  6. 6.
    A Torture Victim Speaks To Gina Haspel15 May 2018
    29:15
  7. 7.
    The Psychic Tyranny of Shakespeare's Tyrants11 May 2018
    28:47
  8. 8.
    Lend Me Your Ears: Julius Caesar10 May 2018
    41:05
  1. 9.
    A Slush Fund for Playmates, an Oligarch, and the President?9 May 2018
    32:46
  2. 10.
    Trump Withdraws From Iran Deal In Spiteful Fashion8 May 2018
    26:18
  3. 11.
    Michael Avenatti is Beating Trump at His Own Game4 May 2018
    20:46
  4. 12.
    The Real Answer to Russian Disinformation3 May 2018
    36:58
  5. 13.
    Reading into the Leak of the Mueller Questions1 May 2018
    28:32
  6. 14.
    Dreaming of Hillary on the Campaign Trail28 April 2018
    30:59
  7. 15.
    Is Trump's Chaos Beating the Press?26 April 2018
    22:38
  8. 16.
    Us vs. Them Told in Two Parts26 April 2018
    30:40
  9. 17.
    The Book and Memos of James Comey20 April 2018
    33:30
  10. 18.
    How the Southern District of NY Flips Made Men20 April 2018
    38:37
  11. 19.
    A Measured View of the Cohen Probe18 April 2018
    28:43
  12. 20.
    A Pruitt and a Pardon14 April 2018
    19:07
  13. 21.
    Raiding Trump's Fixer, Dealmaker, and Lawyer10 April 2018
    29:38
  14. 22.
    Trump’s Nativist Delusions and Peña Nieto’s Response7 April 2018
    28:19
  15. 23.
    The MBS-JK Connection Takes on the Middle East5 April 2018
    29:05
  16. 24.
    Sinclair's Local News Propaganda Bomb4 April 2018
    24:56
  17. 25.
    All That Kushner Money31 March 2018
    23:37
  18. 26.
    Liberal Democracy’s Misplaced Faith in the Future29 March 2018
    34:28
  19. 27.
    Michael Cohen Must Be Kicking Himself27 March 2018
    27:08
  20. 28.
    Trump Is Finally Getting the Team He Wants23 March 2018
    38:56
  21. 29.
    Who Trashed the Party?22 March 2018
    39:23
  22. 30.
    John Kelly's Power and Failure19 March 2018
    31:53
  23. 31.
    The PutinCon Files18 March 2018
    25:46
  24. 32.
    Rating the Trump-Russia Angles16 March 2018
    42:46
  25. 33.
    The Ghost of the Mueller Investigation15 March 2018
    33:14
  26. 34.
    Rex Tillerson's Long Goodbye13 March 2018
    19:52
  27. 35.
    Stormy Sues, Sanders Slips, and Cohen Tries Another Fix9 March 2018
    19:51
  28. 36.
    Democracy Gets a Checkup7 March 2018
    34:40
  29. 37.
    Getting Whole3 March 2018
    31:34
  30. 38.
    Overleveraged and Under Scrutiny2 March 2018
    25:29
  31. 39.
    A System of Silencing28 February 2018
    24:26
  32. 40.
    The Big Facebook Talk24 February 2018
    42:03
  33. 41.
    High School Revolutionaries Are Changing the Gun Debate23 February 2018
    36:10
  34. 42.
    Project Lakhta and Russia's Plan to Screw With America17 February 2018
    17:15
  35. 43.
    John Kelly and the Complicity Machine15 February 2018
    27:11
  36. 44.
    The Effects of Reckless Rhetoric11 February 2018
    19:26
  37. 45.
    The Partisan Attacks on Christopher Steele9 February 2018
    27:49
  38. 46.
    Releasing the Meme6 February 2018
    27:09
  39. 47.
    An Incomprehensible Dud of a Memo2 February 2018
    23:52
  40. 48.
    What if We Never See the Mueller Report?1 February 2018
    31:02
  41. 49.
    How Paul Manafort's Life Unraveled31 January 2018
    31:35
  42. 50.
    The Outgoing McCabe and the Incoming Memo30 January 2018
    21:14
  43. 51.
    The Davos Man (Live from the WEF)26 January 2018
    14:11
  44. 52.
    A Rot at the Core of the Republic24 January 2018
    26:15
  45. 53.
    The Shutdown Vote (UPDATED)20 January 2018
    19:49
  46. 54.
    Racism, The Dems, and #MeToo17 January 2018
    19:16
  47. 55.
    $130,000 in Hush Money16 January 2018
    21:46
  48. 56.
    A Dangerous, Bumbling, Racist Idiot12 January 2018
    24:44
  49. 57.
    The Immigration Fight Escalates12 January 2018
    24:23
  50. 58.
    10 Hours of Dossier Testimony10 January 2018
    28:28
  51. 59.
    Obstructing and Burning6 January 2018
    38:52
  52. 60.
    The Commission is Dead, Not the Mission5 January 2018
    21:40
  53. 61.
    The Truth Didn't Set Us Free28 December 2017
    27:53
  54. 62.
    Submission22 December 2017
    35:47
  55. 63.
    Strategic Confusion21 December 2017
    27:27
  56. 64.
    The Impending Tax Bill19 December 2017
    26:15
  57. 65.
    All The President's Accusers16 December 2017
    31:08
  58. 66.
    Acting Ethically in The Fog of War15 December 2017
    25:51
  59. 67.
    Yet Another Round of Attacks on the Press12 December 2017
    21:28
  60. 68.
    Trump's Endorsement and Alabama's Senate Race8 December 2017
    18:54
  61. 69.
    The Russia Strand Trump Fears Most6 December 2017
    29:20
  62. 70.
    A Desperate Defense Knows No Bounds5 December 2017
    22:41
  63. 71.
    Flynn Breaks, What's Next? (UPDATED)1 December 2017
    35:41
  64. 72.
    Nixon's Slow Burn29 November 2017
    22:50
  65. 73.
    The Magnitsky Update with Bill Browder28 November 2017
    32:20
  66. 74.
    Slow Burn: A Podcast About Watergate | Martha28 November 2017
    24:43
  67. 75.
    Night Rider24 November 2017
    35:28
  68. 76.
    A History of Bunk17 November 2017
    21:03
  69. 77.
    Trumpcast Live From San Francisco16 November 2017
    1:25:21
  70. 78.
    The Fox News Survivor & Alec Baldwin14 November 2017
    27:44
  71. 79.
    Slate Live Event: The People vs. Trump13 November 2017
    1:21:57
  72. 80.
    "The Last Republican President"11 November 2017
    24:22
  73. 81.
    The People vs. Trump: Year One (Live with Tom Perriello)10 November 2017
    18:43
  74. 82.
    A Year Spent in Panic Inducing Bubbles8 November 2017
    22:22
  75. 83.
    The Giant Pool of Money Laundering6 November 2017
    33:23
  76. 84.
    Inching Closer to the Oval Office3 November 2017
    23:42
  77. 85.
    Cut, Cut, Cut or Not So Much?3 November 2017
    16:05
  78. 86.
    A Long, Slow Revenge31 October 2017
    29:29
  79. 87.
    Bob Mueller's Opening Salvo [UPDATED]31 October 2017
    41:26
  80. 88.
    The Handmaid's Tale28 October 2017
    32:54
  81. 89.
    Ukrainian Politics in America26 October 2017
    24:25
  82. 90.
    The Sound of a Rebel Yell25 October 2017
    18:13
  83. 91.
    The Generals, North Korea, and Myanmar21 October 2017
    27:30
  84. 92.
    Hello Dossier, My Old Friend20 October 2017
    31:04
  85. 93.
    Impunity for Men Like Trump18 October 2017
    22:30
  86. 94.
    The Obama Backlash in Two Parts14 October 2017
    29:36
  87. 95.
    Getting Off Easy12 October 2017
    29:31
  88. 96.
    A Corker of a Story11 October 2017
    29:04
  89. 97.
    #AskTrumpcast7 October 2017
    30:21
  90. 98.
    A Presidential Response?6 October 2017
    25:34
  91. 99.
    Democracy vs. Itself4 October 2017
    34:36
  92. 100.
    Trumpcast Live from IAB's Leadership Dialogues30 September 2017
    43:41
  93. 101.
    Concern Trolling Jared30 September 2017
    23:03
  94. 102.
    The Fine Points of Impeachment27 September 2017
    31:38
  95. 103.
    Trumpcast Live From the Texas Tribune Festival26 September 2017
    1:18:28
  96. 104.
    Strangers in Their Own Land22 September 2017
    42:43
  97. 105.
    The Last Person Standing21 September 2017
    29:46
  98. 106.
    Cornering Manafort19 September 2017
    19:34
  99. 107.
    Becoming the Opposition16 September 2017
    31:11
  100. 108.
    If You're Concerned and You Know It, Just Impeach15 September 2017
    24:44
  101. 109.
    The Party That Can't Govern13 September 2017
    22:38
  102. 110.
    How to Read L’Affaire Russe11 September 2017
    25:25
  103. 111.
    Facebook's Russia Problem9 September 2017
    32:00
  104. 112.
    The Big Debt6 September 2017
    25:58
  105. 113.
    800,000 Hostages6 September 2017
    21:54
  106. 114.
    A New Breed of Lobbyists2 September 2017
    24:55
  107. 115.
    Lessons For a Recovery1 September 2017
    19:42
  108. 116.
    The Key to a Thousand Doors31 August 2017
    22:36
  109. 117.
    The "Revolting" Administration28 August 2017
    23:39
  110. 118.
    The Pardon That Sets a Dangerous Precedent26 August 2017
    30:20
  111. 119.
    The Complainer-in-Chief26 August 2017
    22:54
  112. 120.
    A Taxonomy of the Alt-Right, Alt-Light, and Alt-Etcs24 August 2017
    29:11
  113. 121.
    The Corruption of Carl Icahn22 August 2017
    23:30
  114. 122.
    The Anti-Fascists AKA The Antifa19 August 2017
    22:47
  115. 123.
    The Press Conference That Did Him In?16 August 2017
    23:41
  116. 124.
    "There's Nothing New Under the Sun..."14 August 2017
    21:17
  117. 125.
    The Last Newspaper War (Pt. 2)13 August 2017
    15:41
  118. 126.
    The Last Newspaper War (Pt. 1)12 August 2017
    29:05
  119. 127.
    A Separate Narrative10 August 2017
    18:32
  120. 128.
    30 Days at Trump International, D.C.8 August 2017
    19:42
  121. 129.
    The Problem Solvers5 August 2017
    25:17
  122. 130.
    The Short History of Generals as Chiefs of Staff3 August 2017
    23:57
  123. 131.
    Aggressive on Immigration1 August 2017
    22:12
  124. 132.
    Holy Hell to Pay28 July 2017
    30:06
  125. 133.
    Fascist Curious27 July 2017
    29:33
  126. 134.
    Pardon Me, Mr. President.24 July 2017
    25:33
  127. 135.
    The Deregulation Invasion22 July 2017
    25:59
  128. 136.
    Lies, Pardons, and Bringing Trump to Heel21 July 2017
    26:01
  129. 137.
    The Many Missteps of Mitch McConnell20 July 2017
    22:16
  130. 138.
    On the 25th Floor18 July 2017
    32:46
  131. 139.
    Lawyer Up, Bro14 July 2017
    31:27
  132. 140.
    It's Bad. It's Unpopular. It's The Return of the Health Care Bill!13 July 2017
    17:32
  133. 141.
    Intent, Motive, and Legal Implications12 July 2017
    24:30
  134. 142.
    Questioning the Trump-Russia Conspiracy11 July 2017
    21:09
  135. 143.
    The Story That Sticks?11 July 2017
    30:55
  136. 144.
    G-20 Speed Dating and a Lifeless Foggy Bottom8 July 2017
    32:14
  137. 145.
    Tensions Rising6 July 2017
    20:38
  138. 146.
    The Pence Shake Up and Republican Sentiments3 July 2017
    22:57
  139. 147.
    How Does a Presidency End?1 July 2017
    30:46
  140. 148.
    The Health Care Fight is A Civil Rights Fight29 June 2017
    20:45
  141. 149.
    All the President’s Lies26 June 2017
    24:24
  142. 150.
    The Bill That Gets Worse and Worse22 June 2017
    20:22
  143. 151.
    Senate Backrooms and a Defense for Mitch McConnell22 June 2017
    21:37
  144. 152.
    The Trump Brand and The Conversation Not Happening on the Left19 June 2017
    29:28
  145. 153.
    Through the Lens with Doug Mills17 June 2017
    21:29
  146. 154.
    Too Close for Comfort16 June 2017
    20:04
  147. 155.
    The Testimony of Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III14 June 2017
    28:29
  148. 156.
    Our President’s Cognitive Decline12 June 2017
    24:42
  149. 157.
    The Loneliness of Donald Trump9 June 2017
    18:03
  150. 158.
    Oh Lordy Jim Comey!9 June 2017
    21:34
  151. 159.
    Habing on the Trumps With Maggie Haberman7 June 2017
    14:15
  152. 160.
    The Ship of State and Watch Where You Step6 June 2017
    29:16
  153. 161.
    No Consequences?2 June 2017
    22:16
  154. 162.
    Criminal or Stupid or Criminally Stupid?1 June 2017
    25:12
  155. 163.
    Will The Real "Covfefe" Please Stand Up!31 May 2017
    24:27
  156. 164.
    Rep. Ted Lieu Talks Trump Abroad26 May 2017
    16:43
  157. 165.
    The Blabbing President24 May 2017
    29:46
  158. 166.
    The Fake News Bubble For Liberals22 May 2017
    23:58
  159. 167.
    The Thing With These Investigations 19 May 2017
    21:31
  160. 168.
    The Purest Boy Scout19 May 2017
    22:16
  161. 169.
    Searching for Higher Ground17 May 2017
    18:06
  162. 170.
    The Confidence Man15 May 2017
    39:08
  163. 171.
    Trump's Anger12 May 2017
    18:12
  164. 172.
    The Firing of James Comey (UPDATED)10 May 2017
    50:42
  165. 173.
    The Wall St. Love Affair?8 May 2017
    20:14
  166. 174.
    The Meaner Bill5 May 2017
    32:10
  167. 175.
    Melania's Tower4 May 2017
    23:25
  168. 176.
    Trumpcast Live From The Tribeca Film Festival1 May 2017
    1:05:23
  169. 177.
    The End of Values Voters28 April 2017
    30:39
  170. 178.
    Caesar Non Supra Grammaticos27 April 2017
    25:12
  171. 179.
    The French Election Connection26 April 2017
    24:31
  172. 180.
    Opaque, Conflicted, and a Lawsuit22 April 2017
    22:08
  173. 181.
    Identity Politics in the Trump Era21 April 2017
    21:08
  174. 182.
    Lessons from Georgia's 6th19 April 2017
    20:43
  175. 183.
    North Korea's Missile Testing Season14 April 2017
    19:52
  176. 184.
    Many Men, Many Many Many Men13 April 2017
    25:54
  177. 185.
    Articles of Impeachment10 April 2017
    45:10
  178. 186.
    Defining the Mission in Syria7 April 2017
    17:50
  179. 187.
    China. China? China!7 April 2017
    25:03
  180. 188.
    Gorka, Bannon, and the View from Hungary6 April 2017
    25:22
  181. 189.
    The Senate Standoff4 April 2017
    25:50
  182. 190.
    The Prelude to a Massive Intraparty Battle31 March 2017
    24:13
  183. 191.
    666 5th Ave.29 March 2017
    31:31
  184. 192.
    The Healthcare Vote That Wasn't24 March 2017
    17:08
  185. 193.
    The State of the State Department23 March 2017
    24:19
  186. 194.
    What the Hell is Going on at Fox News?20 March 2017
    23:45
  187. 195.
    A Master Class in Bad Legislation17 March 2017
    26:37
  188. 196.
    Much Ado About Nothing or Something?15 March 2017
    16:11
  189. 197.
    The Plot Against America13 March 2017
    50:21
  190. 198.
    A History of Racist Ideas10 March 2017
    20:08
  191. 199.
    A Safe House for Refugees8 March 2017
    36:50
  192. 200.
    Undone By Scandal7 March 2017
    28:29

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