Civics 101

Series produced by New Hampshire Public Radio

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A podcast refresher course on the basics of how our democracy works.

Why does the U.S. have an Electoral College? How do congressional investigations work? What does the minority whip actually do? Civics 101 is the podcast refresher course on the basics of how our democracy works.


108 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Why is it a breeze for some and the doldrums for others?

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:53
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It's about people, money and power.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:28
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The intentional barrier between the people and who they want to be President.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:11
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Spring break for political elites with a sprinkling of nomination on top.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 33:01
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Choosing who we're gonna choose.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 27:34
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Almost anyone can do it... but what does it actually take?

  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 31:46
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The history, the process, and some fancy robes.

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2019
  • Length: 19:25
  • Purchases: 3
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The glue that slows us down and holds us together.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 15:34
  • Purchases: 1
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They used to meet in a basement.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 20:54
  • Purchases: 1
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4% of bills become laws. 90% die in committee. Here's why.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 24:42
  • Purchases: 3
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One big government and the fifty little governments that comprise it.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 24:20
  • Purchases: 3
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Rules, roles and representation in the People's branch.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 23:59
  • Purchases: 1
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From President to Postal Worker.

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  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 21:22
  • Purchases: 2
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Or How I Stopped Grieving and Learned to Love Bureaucracy

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 29:07
  • Purchases: 2
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How do we prepare for life after work?

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 27:28
  • Purchases: 2
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Love had nothing to do with it.

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 33:42
  • Purchases: 2
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What are your employment rights and where did they come from?

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 33:37
  • Purchases: 2
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How the government and schools have danced together for 400 years. And do you have to even go?

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 30:47
  • Purchases: 2
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What does it mean to be born a U.S. citizen?

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 29:54
  • Purchases: 3
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A "nauseous project" becomes a bulwark of liberty.

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  • Added: Mar 18, 2019
  • Length: 23:40
  • Purchases: 3