President Donald Trump waves in front of an American flag, March 20, 2017, in Louisville, Ky. (John Minchillo/AP)

The Final Episode

Ron and Heather wrap up Freak Out and Carry On, reviewing the year that was. Thanks to all our listeners!

28:47Feb 15, 2018
From left, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., Vice President Mike Pence, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., and Republican lawmakers, react as President Donald Trump speaks (Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP)

The Breakdown Of The Rule Of Law

Benjamin Wittes, from Lawfare, and Jonathan Rauch, from The Atlantic discuss their article "Boycott the Republican Party", the repercussions of the Nunes memo, and their faith in the Mueller investigation.

32:41Feb 8, 2018
Ji Seong-ho, right, holds up his crutches after being acknowledge by President Donald Trump during Trump's address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2018. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

"A Doozy" Of A State Of A Union

How does Trump's speech compare to those of Nixon, Reagan, Clinton and Bush? When did presidents begin inviting guests whose story they include in their speech?

26:13Feb 1, 2018
Women's March demonstrators walk past the White House in Washington, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. On the anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, people participating in rallies and marches in the U.S. and around the world Saturday denounced his views on immigration, abortion, LGBT rights, women's rights and more. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

A New Progressive Era

Connecting the dots between the passion of the Trump resistance and Teddy Roosevelt's political transformation in 1884.

25:23Jan 25, 2018
Protestors march in support of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and Temporary Protected Status (TPS) programs for immigrants, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Miami. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

Who Should Be Let Into America?

Ron Suskind, Heather Cox Richardson, and NPR's Tom Gjelten discuss President Trump's ideas about immigration, and how they fit into the long debate over which people are allowed to come to America.

26:38Jan 18, 2018