CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO EPISODE 7!!! Episode 7: “Ohio v. Abolitionists” (John Brown/Harriet Beecher Stowe): Alex travels to Hudson, OH, Cincinnati and Harpers Ferry, WV in this in depth investigation of two of U.S.’s most most famous abolitionists, John Brown and Harriet Beecher Stowe. The abolition movement to end slavery in the mid-19th Century was the most important political and social movement of its … Continue reading Episode 7: “Ohio v. Abolitionists” is out now! Click to listen to the story of John Brown and Harriet Beecher Stowe
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO “OHIO v. WAR CRIMES” EPISODE 6: “Ohio v. War Crimes” (John Demjanjuk). Alex delves into the mystery of who is John Demjanjuk? Is he the kindly Cleveland grandpa that’s a victim of mistaken identity? Or is he the infamous and sadistic Nazi death camp guard, Ivan the Terrible? Or something else entirely… Our guest is author and professor Lawrence Douglas … Continue reading Episode 6: “Ohio v. War Crimes”: The story of John Demjanjuk is OUT now!
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO EPISODE 5: “OHIO v. INVENTION” Episode 5: “Ohio v. Invention” (Garrett Morgan). Alex travels to Cleveland to meet with Sandra Morgan, the granddaughter of one of most important inventors in U.S. history, Garrett A. Morgan. We discuss his prolific ability to invent things like: the modern traffic light, hair relaxer and the gas mask. Sandra talks about her grandpa, the … Continue reading Episode 5: “Ohio v. Invention” (Garrett Morgan) CLICK HERE to LISTEN
CLICK TO HEAR EPISODE 4: “JERRIE MOCK v. the WORLD!! Ep. 4: “Jerrie Mock v. the World”. Alex travels to Newark, Ohio to discover the little known story of hometown girl and record-setting pilot, Jerrie Mock. Mock was the first female to ever fly solo around the world in 1964. We sit down with Mock’s sister, Susan Reid, and publisher Wendy Hollinger and pilot Dale … Continue reading Episode 4: “Jerrie Mock v. the World” is OUT! Click to hear the epic story of the 1st solo female flight around the globe
CLICK TO HEAR EPISODE 3 “OHIO v. OPIOIDS” Episode 3: “Ohio v. Opioids” Alex discusses the history of the opioid crisis with Ohio University professors, Berkeley Franz and Daniel Skinner. We discuss the causes and effects of the drug epidemic that has ravaged Ohio. From the late 1990s to present some 400,000 Americans have died as a result of a drug overdose and no state … Continue reading Episode 3: “Ohio v. Opioids” the History of the Opioid Crisis
CLICK TO HEAR EPISODE 2: JOHN GLENN V. THE WORLD Episode 2: “John Glenn v. the World” Alex interviews 4 guests about one of the greatest Ohioans of all-time, Senator John Glenn from New Concord, Ohio. From the Great Depression, to World War II, the Korean War, the Space Race, a serious run for the presidency in 1984, nearly a quarter of a century in … Continue reading Episode 2: “John Glenn v. the World” is ready to download! Click to listen…
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO “OHIO V. WATERGATE” Season 4, Episode 1: “Ohio v. Watergate” (John Dean). We’re back for a new season of Ohio history with two great guests. Alex is joined by author and former Nixon White House Counsel John Dean and author/attorney Jim Robenalt to discuss the greatest political scandal in 20th Century America: Watergate. We explain the Watergate scandal to a … Continue reading SEASON 4 PREMIERE IS FINALLY HERE! CLICK TO LISTEN TO Ep. 1: “Ohio v. Watergate” (John Dean)
Big News! Season 4 of “Ohio v. the World”, the ONLY Ohio history podcast is back on the air September 1, 2019. The show will continue its release schedule of every other Sunday. Season 4 will run until February 2020. Episodes on tap for Season 4 include: “Ohio v. Water”, “Ohio v. Opioids” and “John Glenn v. the World”, among others. Follow us on Facebook, … Continue reading Season 4 PREMIERE DATE ANNOUNCED: 9.1.19!
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO EPISODE 15!! Episode 15: “Ohio v. The Wild West” (George Custer/Annie Oakley). Alex travels back to the Wild West in the Season 3 Finale. We talk about the controversial “Boy General” George Armstrong Custer from New Rumley, Ohio and “Little Miss Sure Shot” Annie Oakley of Darke County, Ohio. Two of the biggest celebrities of the 19th Century. Attorney Jason … Continue reading Season 3 Finale is here! Click to hear Episode 15: “Ohio v. the Wild West” (George Custer/Annie Oakley)
CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO EPISODE 14: OHIO v. SUFFRAGE!! Episode 14: “Ohio v. Suffrage” (19th Amendment) We celebrate 100 years of women’s suffrage in Ohio, with three amazing women: Lisa Wood, Emily Krichbaum and Megan Wood. Alex tells the entire history of suffrage in Ohio and America as we follow the journey to the eventual adoption of the 19th Amendment in 1919. Lisa and … Continue reading Episode 14: Ohio v. Suffrage is out NOW! Click to hear how women fought to vote in Ohio and the USA 100 years ago.