With Friends Like These

Latest Episodes

Growing Up Girl with Melissa Febos

July 30, 2021 - 1:06:44
Former young girl and memoirist Melissa Febos joins to discuss the pressures and paradoxes in how society treats female children. Her...

Straight Up Fangirling Simone Biles with Alyssa Roenigk

July 23, 2021 - 1:12:34
This podcast is now a Simone Biles stan account. ESPN’s Alyssa Roenigk joins to talk about the Olympics as a problematic fave and Biles...

Ask What Kind of Help People Want with Ruby Welch

July 16, 2021 - 1:10:28
Restorative justice advocate Ruby Welch brings the perspective of a previously incarcerated person to policy. She’s not a fan of how...

About The Show

On this season of With Friends Like These, Forgiveness and Reconciliation, host Ana Marie Cox looks at post-Trump America and tries to find models for how we forgive people, and if we should.

Hosted By

Ana Marie Cox
Ana Marie Cox

More Episodes

Growing Up Girl with Melissa Febos

July 30, 2021 - 1:06:44
Former young girl and memoirist Melissa Febos joins to discuss the pressures and paradoxes in how society treats female children. Her...

Straight Up Fangirling Simone Biles with Alyssa Roenigk

July 23, 2021 - 1:12:34
This podcast is now a Simone Biles stan account. ESPN’s Alyssa Roenigk joins to talk about the Olympics as a problematic fave and Biles...

Ask What Kind of Help People Want with Ruby Welch

July 16, 2021 - 1:10:28
Restorative justice advocate Ruby Welch brings the perspective of a previously incarcerated person to policy. She’s not a fan of how...

The Science of Online Outrage with Molly Crockett

July 9, 2021 - 56:17
Yale psychologist Molly Crockett joins the show to talk about the latest research on online outrage and how it affects us all. Then on...

The Secret to Talking About Hard Things Is to Listen, with Anna Sale, PLUS Moby's #adorable

July 2, 2021 - 1:08:24
On her podcast, “Death, Sex and Money,” Anna Sale has delved into topics most people avoid, but what she learned has to do with the...

Andy Richter Needs a New Job

June 25, 2021 - 1:10:30
Andy Richter’s relationship with Conan O’Brien has extended over decades; overall, it’s lasted longer than most marriages (the average...