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The Thread

Explore history’s interlocking lives and events Turn back the clock, one story at a time Discover how various strands are woven together to create a historic figure, a big idea or an unthinkable tragedy.

Host: Sean Braswell

S5E7: Bonus Episode: The Forgotten Giant of Women’s Basketball

S5E6: Successful But Not Equal

S5E5: The Civil Rights Pioneer That History Forgot

S5E4: Too Strong for a Woman

S5E3: These Are the Bodies

S5E2: A Team of Their Own

S5E1: Ours to Win

Season Five Trailer: Let Us Play

S4E7: Bonus Episode: A Tale of Two Killers

S4E6: An Insane Defense?

S4E5: A Star-Spangled Murder

S4E4: America's Pet Murderer

S4E3: “The Greatest Love Offering in the History of the World"

S4E2: An Irresistible Impulse

S4E1: Insights Into The Mind of Madness

Season Four Trailer: By Way of Insanity

The Soul Force

‘I Will Be Heard'

The Transformation of Leo Tolstoy

Turning Enemies Into Friends

An Angelic Troublemaker

The Pride and The Power

A History of Nonviolent Resistance

The Misfits

From MGM to #MeToo

The King of Hollywood

The Woman Who Will Not Die

Playboy Mystique

Of Ms. and Men

Season Two Trailer: The Birth of #MeToo

Bonus Episode: From Drug Deals to the New Deal

Bonus Episode: The Bard and a Bird Strike

S1E6: From Lennon to Lenin

S1E5: The Bohemians

S1E4: America’s Troubled Shakespeare

S1E3: Caught Between Two Postage Stamps

S1E2: Holden Caulfield Goes to War

S1E1: The Murder of John Lennon

Season One Trailer: From Lennon to Lenin

About This Podcast

Explore history’s interlocking lives and events. Turn back the clock, one story at a time. Discover how various strands are woven together to create a historic figure, a big idea or an unthinkable tragedy. Hosted by Sean Braswell.

Host

  • Sean Braswell

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