What Next Podcast

The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next and What Next: TBD. These short daily news shows are here to help you make sense of things and bring you a clear-eyed look into the future. While many daily news podcasts merely explain the news, What Next features voices and perspectives that illuminate the story du jour and expand listeners’ worldviews. From fleshing out new angles on A1 news to uncovering stories that have been largely unreported, hosts Mary Harris and Lizzie O'Leary guide listeners through complex topics with ease, asking the right questions and drawing out new information from her guests in the process. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.

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