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Heat of the Moment: Biden Meets Putin, SCOTUS, and Juneteenth

June 17, 2021 - 32:26
First up: Biden and Putin had their first face-to-face meeting. We’ll tell you what was on the agenda (hint: nuclear weapons and...

Call Them What You Want To: Voting Bills, COVID Variants, Royal Offspring

June 10, 2021 - 29:30
First up: We’ll break down Biden’s first overseas trip as president, how the U.S. hopes to stay the world’s top tech country, why its...

New School: Naomi Osaka, Global Vax Access, Teaching Tulsa

June 3, 2021 - 30:29
First up: We’ll break down Israel’s (likely) government shakeup, Biden’s latest moves on the southern border, and new data about female...

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“Skimm This” is a weekly news program that breaks down important stories from the past week and adds context and clarity to answer the questions on your mind. Every Thursday evening.

More Episodes

Heat of the Moment: Biden Meets Putin, SCOTUS, and Juneteenth

June 17, 2021 - 32:26
First up: Biden and Putin had their first face-to-face meeting. We’ll tell you what was on the agenda (hint: nuclear weapons and...

Call Them What You Want To: Voting Bills, COVID Variants, Royal Offspring

June 10, 2021 - 29:30
First up: We’ll break down Biden’s first overseas trip as president, how the U.S. hopes to stay the world’s top tech country, why its...

New School: Naomi Osaka, Global Vax Access, Teaching Tulsa

June 3, 2021 - 30:29
First up: We’ll break down Israel’s (likely) government shakeup, Biden’s latest moves on the southern border, and new data about female...

Something’s in the Air: Pollen, COVID Origin Theories, Police Reform

May 27, 2021 - 24:37
First up: Let’s break down some headlines, from America’s top diplomat visiting Israel to Belarus faking an airline bomb threat.Next:...

The Price Is Not Right: Mideast Fighting, Inflation, Summer Travel

May 20, 2021 - 32:23
First up: We’ve got the context you need on the Mississippi abortion law heading to the Supreme Court, the new hate crimes bill that...

Is This Gonna Be Forever?

May 13, 2021 - 28:37
First up: Renewed Israeli-Palestinian conflict is threatening to spiral into all-out war. We’ll break down what you need to know. Then:...