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Making Obama

Making Obama

Former President Barack Obama — along with key advisers, mentors, and rivals — tells the story of his climb from Chicago to the national stage. Season One of Making told the story of how Oprah built a media empire. Now, the story of how Chicago shaped the country's first African-American president.

Hosted by Jenn White and produced by Colin McNulty.

On Thursday, February 8, 2018, this new season of WBEZ's Making series begins.

Don’t miss an episode! Listen in the WBEZ app or find it via Apple Podcasts or RSS.

Friday, August 31st, 2018

Preview: 16 Shots

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

Obama BONUS: The Decision

Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Yes We Can!

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Up Or Out

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Wait Your Turn

Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

You Don’t Say No To Barack

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Thursday, February 8th, 2018

The Man In The Background

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Preview: Making Obama

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Oprah BONUS: Making Donahue

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Oprah 3: YOU GET A CAR!

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

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