200. What Was Operation Northwoods?

Many people believe that our government would never lie to us or put us in harm’s way. Emma and Brittany discuss a true conspiracy from the Cold War that proves the opposite. powerpress] Here’s a transcript of our conversation: Emma: Hi, Brittany. Brittany: Hi, Emma. Emma: So, today I wanna talk about a really crazy story of something horrible […]

158. How Did One Man Save the World from Nuclear War?

Individuals can change the world. In 1983, Stanislav Petrov used logic to think rationally and avoid a nuclear war that would have changed the course of history. Links:  The Nuclear War That Almost Was and the Man Who Prevented It Here’s a transcript of our conversation: Brittany: Hi Connor. Connor: Hi, Brittany. Brittany: So, we’ve told a lot […]