Historia – Kanada – Populära podcasts

  • There’s a reason the History Channel has produced hundreds of documentaries about Hitler but only a few about Dwight D. Eisenhower. Bad guys (and gals) are eternally fascinating. Behind the Bastards dives in past the Cliffs Notes of the worst humans in history and exposes the bizarre realities of their lives. Listeners will learn about the young adult novels that helped Hitler form his monstrous ideology, the founder of Blackwater’s insane quest to build his own Air Force, the bizarre lives of the sons and daughters of dictators and Saddam Hussein’s side career as a trashy romance novelist.

  • Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week.

    From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.

  • The world is more mysterious than most people are comfortable imagining. We cross paths with the mystical from time to time and may not even notice it. If we do, we quickly return to our usually mundane daily existence. But what if we not only acknowledged the unknown, we investigated it and spoke with those in the know? That’s what co-hosts Scott & Forrest, and their producer Tess Pfeifle do at Astonishing Legends. Over 85 million downloads and hundreds of thousands of listeners have shown that exploring and embracing the wonders of our world can be not only enlightening but exciting.  Welcome to Astonishing Legends!

  • The people behind The Interceptโ€™s fearless reporting and incisive commentary discuss the crucial issues of our time: national security, civil liberties, foreign policy, and criminal justice.

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  • Distorsion est un podcast à propos d'histoires étranges de l'ère numérique. Emile et Seb scrutent les bas fonds de l'Internet afin de dénicher des cas inusités et d'en faire l'analyse pour vous. Au menu: true crime, disparitions, phénomènes internet, dark web, catfish, creepy pastas, conspirations.

  • Dans une ambiance sombre, votre humble narrateur vous raconte les histoires vraies de tueurs en série et de crimes sordides, mais aussi les mystères insolites des quatre coins du globe. Un peu comme on se raconte des contes effrayants pour se faire peur autour d'un feu de camp, Ars Moriendi nourrira votre fascination pour le macabre en suscitant une réflexion sur la fragilité et la cruauté de la race humaine et la nature qui l'entoure, à travers ces faits historiques mystérieux qui façonne l'homme de demain. Un podcast qui vous fera découvrir que la réalité dépasse toujours la fiction. Memento mori...

  • Join friends Morgan Benek, and Kat Bueman once a week every season, as they dive into stories of true crime, urban legends, spooky history, and the paranormal.

  • With over 7 billion people in the world, we all have one thing in common. Every day we all get dressed. Join Dressed as we explore the social and cultural histories behind the who, what, when of why we wear.

  • American Hysteria explores moral panics, conspiracy theories, urban legends, and fantastical thinking and how they shape our psychology and culture. Sometimes hilarious, sometimes horrifying, sometimes heartfelt, host Chelsey Weber-Smith tells the strange stories that have created the reality we share, and sometimes, the reality we don't.

  • Dirty Rats is the true story of two of Boston's most powerful brothers - one a gangster, the other a politician - as they rose from poverty in a public-housing project to the pinnacles of power in their respective trades. Howie Carr, author of two New York Times bestsellers about Boston organized crime and their victims, unravels the brothers' sordid web of corruption and homicide that still haunts Boston to this day.

  • Comprendre notre passé, c'est comprendre ce que nous avons été pour mieux comprendre qui nous sommes aujourd'hui. Maxime Coutié aborde un fait, un événement ou une idée qui a marqué l'histoire, la nôtre ou celle des autres, en compagnie d'un ou de plusieurs invités. Les sujets peuvent être sérieux ou légers.
    Regards de jeunes, regards empreints d'expérience, regards de femmes, regards d'hommes, regards d'ici et d'ailleurs... l'émission aborde le passé dans toutes ses dimensions : histoire politique, histoire sociale, histoire populaire. Naturellement, les événements liés à l'histoire contemporaine sont illustrés par des extraits d'archives sonores tirés de la collection de Radio-Canada.

  • Readers and audiences have turned to Shakespeare’s greatest plays for their insights into power and performance, sex and religion, demagoguery and populism. Every month, Slate’s Isaac Butler takes listeners deep into a different play to find out what Shakespeare has to say about politics in our troubled age. This podcast is made possible by Slate Plus members, who will get full-length bonus episodes. Find out more at slate.com/shakespeare.

  • Murder is a crime of many victims. It affects not only the murdered, but also those who loved them. The Murder in My Family tells the effects of murder from the perspective of the family members of the victims and shows how they, too, are victims in this terrible crime.

  • Throughout history, only 12 women have served as First Minister in Canada.
    Put another way: there have been more than three times as many First Ministers named ‘John,’ than there have been women.
    No Second Chances explores the experiences of women in politics through the lens of Canada's 12 female first ministers and their rise and fall from power.
    A Canada 2020 Special Project.

  • BackStory is a weekly public podcast hosted by U.S. historians Ed Ayers, Brian Balogh, Nathan Connolly and Joanne Freeman. We're based in Charlottesville, Va. at Virginia Humanities.

    There’s the history you had to learn, and the history you want to learn - that’s where BackStory comes in. Each week BackStory takes a topic that people are talking about and explores it through the lens of American history. Through stories, interviews, and conversations with our listeners, BackStory makes history engaging and fun.

  • Normand Lester recueille et analyse une somme phénoménale d'informations pour vous présenter cette série d'enquête et d'investigation. Saison 2 Partie 2 : Espionnage russe au Canada : d’une guerre froid à l’autre Partie 1 : L’énigme du docteur Bull et de ses supers canons Un scientifique génial, qui a fait carrière ici au Québec, est assassiné à Bruxelles alors que des pièces destinées à la construction en Irak du plus gros canon de l'histoire sont saisies dans un port brumeux du nord de l'Angleterre. Saison 1 - Où vont les Etats-Unis de Trump? Dossiers sur la présidence et la société américaines en vue des élections de mi-mandat de novembre 2018.

    Procurez-vous le nouveau livre de Normand Lester, Stupides et dangereux : http://leseditionsdujournal.com/stupides-dangereux/normand-lester/livre/9782897611118 

  • About the unique heritage and local culture of the Upper Madawaska and Opeongo River Valleys.

  • Tsunamis, volcanoes, tornadoes, earthquakes...these are real-life monsters. We like to think we’re prepared for a catastrophe. But time and time again, Mother Nature proves us wrong. Each week, Natural Disasters examines the earth’s biggest catastrophes that took countless lives, destroyed communities, and toppled civilizations. Natural Disasters is a Parcast Original with new episodes released every Thursday.

  • With the help of acclaimed historians and writers, Rebecca Onion and Jamelle Bouie explore the history of American slavery and examine how the institution came to shape our country’s politics, economy, and culture. (This series was originally published in 2015, thanks to the support of Slate Plus.)

  • Annie Richard, détective privée (également connue comme la Dépoussiéreuse de crimes) et Jean-Philippe Rousseau, déterrent, analysent et enquêtent sur des affaires criminelles oubliées. L’objectif étant de reprendre les éléments d’enquête d’un Cold Case, avec un regard nouveau, en utilisant les méthodes de recherches et d'investigation du XXIe siècle. Ici, pas de sensationnalisme, uniquement du travail rigoureux au service des victimes et de la vérité.