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BackStory with the American History Guys takes a topic that people are talking about and explore its roots in American history. Through stories, interviews, and conversation with our listeners, we turn the things Americans take for granted inside out. And while we're at it, we have a lot of fun. 

Friday, April 21st, 2017

History Grab Bag 4.21

Friday, April 14th, 2017

Friday, April 7th, 2017

Friday, March 31st, 2017

Friday, March 24th, 2017

History Grab Bag 3.24

Friday, March 17th, 2017

Friday, March 10th, 2017

Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Friday, February 24th, 2017

History Grab Bag

Friday, February 17th, 2017

Friday, February 10th, 2017

Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Worlds Apart

Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

PREVIEW - Worlds Apart

Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Best of BackStory Pt. 2

Friday, January 20th, 2017


Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Best Of BackStory Pt. 1

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Thursday, January 5th, 2017

Thursday, December 29th, 2016

Thursday, December 22nd, 2016

Judaism In America

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