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Why Is This Happening? The Chris Hayes Podcast

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Every week Chris Hayes asks the big questions that keep him up at night. How do we make sense of this unprecedented moment in world history? Why is this (all) happening? This podcast starts to answer these questions. Writers, experts, and thinkers who are also trying to get to the bottom of them join Chris to break it all down and help him get a better night’s rest. “Why is this Happening?” is pre... more

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4.6 out of 5 stars from 9.9k ratings
  • Always Awesome Preparation and Presentation

    Chris and crew provide well planned and interesting topics week in and week out.

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    United States17 days ago
  • From Another Recovering Catholic

    Excellent episode. I think you are the first, perhaps the only, commentator to address the issue of the underpinnings of the MAGA movement. It’s an important distinction; Trump (or as I prefer to refer to him, the loser) didn’t originate the so-called MAGA movement he simply stepped into the role as leader thereby providing a figure head.

    Apple Podcasts
    United States18 days ago
  • From a conservative

    I love listening to everyone’s perspective. I really like the show. It definitely had liberal bias, but it is definitely fun to listen to and makes you think!

    Apple Podcasts
    United States21 days ago
  • In other news….

    Great show. Very informative. Been a long time listener. Would really love to hear Chris have an in depth deep dive conversation about the genocide going on in Gaza

    Apple Podcasts
    United Statesa month ago
  • Pure DNC Propaganda

    Don’t expect journalism. This is just another marketing tool of the Democratic National Corporation.

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