It's Been a Minute with Sam Sanders

By NPR

Each week, Sam Sanders interviews people in the culture who deserve your attention. Plus weekly wraps of the news with other journalists. Join Sam as he makes sense of the world through conversation.

  1. 1.
    Nicole Byer's '#VeryFat #VeryBrave' guide to bikini confidence
    24:14
  2. 2.
    Pop music's 'Latin Explosion' of 1999
    34:01
  3. 3.
    'LuLaRich' reveals how MLMs mirror the American economy
    34:00
  4. 4.
    Janet Jackson's Legacy After 'Control'
    41:51
  5. 5.
    Has immigration changed much under Biden?
    32:21
  6. 6.
    The Lasting Legacy Of 'Soul Train'
    33:44
  7. 7.
    COVID Forever? Plus, Broadway's Back
    36:07
  8. 8.
    Brandon Taylor Wrote 'Real Life' And 'Filthy Animals' For His Queer, Black Friends
    31:26
  1. 9.
    'Machiavelli for Women'; Plus, 'What We Do in the Shadows'
    40:52
  2. 10.
    Yebba Sheds Old Beliefs With A New Album
    24:57
  3. 11.
    20 Years Of The War On Terror; Plus, Redemption For Mariah Carey's 'Glitter'
    35:08
  4. 12.
    Michaela Coel On 'Misfits' And 'I May Destroy You'
    30:58
  5. 13.
    Songs Of The Summer With 'Morning Becomes Eclectic'
    26:35
  6. 14.
    Presenting 'Code Switch': To Love And Not Forgive With Ashley C. Ford
    39:31
  7. 15.
    How Do We Make Sense Of Afghanistan? Plus, 'Reservation Dogs'
    42:31
  8. 16.
    Jonathan Van Ness On 'Queer Eye,' Cats, And Overcoming Trauma
    39:06
  9. 17.
    Maya Rudolph On SNL, Self-Acceptance, And Seeing Yourself On Screen
    26:50
  10. 18.
    Kathryn Hahn On Birth, Politics And 'Private Life'
    27:58
  11. 19.
    Hygiene Debates, Skipping Showers, And Climate Change, Oh My!
    33:11
  12. 20.
    Tracee Ellis Ross On Playing A 'Thriving, Not Surviving' Character On 'Black-ish'
    28:20
  13. 21.
    What's Your Monoculture Moment: The Olympics Or Bennifer 2.0?
    38:17
  14. 22.
    Prince's Intimate Moments
    26:35
  15. 23.
    Vaccine Disinformation For Hire; Plus, Hannah Waddingham Of 'Ted Lasso'
    35:19
  16. 24.
    Emilia Clarke On Mothers Of Madness And Dragons
    23:52
  17. 25.
    The Joy Of Black Hair; Plus, What's In The Biden Spending Plans?
    37:17
  18. 26.
    'Space Jam 2' Star Sonequa Martin-Green
    29:53
  19. 27.
    Why Workers Are Quitting; Plus The Comfort Of Horror Movies
    37:46
  20. 28.
    Trump's America And Why 'The Cruelty Is The Point'
    25:27
  21. 29.
    The Weight On Black Women In Sports; Plus, 'We Are Lady Parts'
    37:41
  22. 30.
    Tiffany Haddish Stays Busy: 'I Want to See Our Stories'
    36:10
  23. 31.
    Pop Culture Happy Hour: F9 Is Somehow Faster And Furious-er
    24:30
  24. 32.
    Trump's Bad Business Comes Back To Bite
    32:27
  25. 33.
    Riley Keough On 'Zola' And Finding Empathy For Anti-Heroes
    23:15
  26. 34.
    Culture Wars Then and Now; Plus, The Creators of 'Hacks'
    37:46
  27. 35.
    'Where We Come From': Priya And Ritu Krishna On Indian Cooking And Assimilation
    26:31
  28. 36.
    ACT UP: A History Of AIDS/HIV Activism
    50:31
  29. 37.
    Presenting 'Fresh Air': Actor John Boyega On Hollywood, Police And 'Star Wars'
    35:14
  30. 38.
    What's This Arizona Recount About? Plus, Summer Movie Picks
    38:27
  31. 39.
    Zakiya Dalila Harris And 'The Other Black Girl'
    27:43
  32. 40.
    Kink, Cops And Corporations At Pride? Plus, Natalie Morales On 'Plan B'
    35:44
  33. 41.
    Malcolm Gladwell And 'Talking To Strangers'
    51:51
  34. 42.
    Hot Book Summer
    29:32
  35. 43.
    The Real Justices Of SCOTUS
    28:58
  36. 44.
    Labor Market Mysteries; Plus, Signs Of Life
    38:11
  37. 45.
    'Let's Talk About Hard Things' With Help From Anna Sale
    23:48
  38. 46.
    After Defunding The Police; Plus, Michelle Buteau On 'The Circle'
    38:25
  39. 47.
    Is Biden The Next FDR? or LBJ?
    30:15
  40. 48.
    Housing Boom For Whom? Plus, 'Ziwe' Premieres
    38:06
  41. 49.
    Mj Rodriguez On 'Pose' And Perseverance
    18:55
  42. 50.
    India And The Unequal Distribution Of Vaccines; Plus, 'Invisibilia' Returns
    38:43

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