Now & Then Podcast To Use The Past To Examine The Present
Why do we study history? That question is usually asked by business or science majors. Quite simply, studying how things worked back then, enables us to better understand how things work now. Also, how can we know where we stand now if we cannot compare today to yesterday.
With that historical necessity in mind, the Vox Media Podcast Network and Cafe has announced the launch of Now & Then, a new weekly podcast hosted by historians Heather Cox Richardson and Joanne Freeman.