The Weeds

In politics, you’re often told not to get lost in the weeds. But we love the weeds! That’s where politics becomes policy – the stuff that shapes our lives. Every Tuesday, Dylan Matthews, Dara Lind, and other voices dig into the weeds on important national issues, including healthcare immigration, and housing.

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Politics
News Commentary
Social Sciences
601
Super Tuesday/Exhausted Wednesday special!
83 min
602
TPP, the Nevada Caucus, and the Great Texas Abo...
69 min
603
The Supreme Court vacancy and the possible coll...
66 min
604
Could more corruption fix American politics?
72 min
605
The Iowa Caucuses
73 min
606
Will taxing the rich hurt growth – and will thi...
84 min
607
Ross Douthat on campus conservatism, being than...
73 min
608
Campaign finance and global inequality — with l...
72 min
609
Obama's Legacy, debating single payer, and Obam...
79 min
610
Immigration and the minimum wage — with an arme...
77 min
611
Teen births are plummeting — and economists are...
63 min
612
Gentrification, a budget deal, and the decline ...
76 min
613
Ezra interviews Ben Bernanke
40 min
614
Why health premiums rise, and how partisans dis...
76 min
615
Dietary fat and climate change
57 min
616
Childbirth, retirement, and terror in between
74 min
617
We know how to eliminate poverty. So why don't we?
66 min
618
How politics is making us stupid
68 min
619
Are we counting poverty all wrong?
73 min
620
Want to fix inequality by taxing the rich? Good...
51 min
621
The Weeds: Can the government trick you into di...
81 min
622
Arthur Brooks on think tanks, happiness, and ma...
54 min
623
Would single payer health care work in America?
63 min
624
Ezra, Matt and Sarah Try to Podcast
55 min