Episode 12: Ohio v. the Nazis! Click here to listen to the story of Jesse Owens

Click here to listen to Episode 12: Ohio v. the Nazis (Jesse Owens) Alex interviews David Steigerwald, US history professor at The Ohio State University about the “Buckeye Bullet”, Jesse Owens. We look at the Owens’ family’s role in the Great Migration, the rise of Adolf Hitler and the Third Reich, FDR, the near US … More Episode 12: Ohio v. the Nazis! Click here to listen to the story of Jesse Owens

Episode 11 is OUT: Ohio v the Confederacy! CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

LISTEN to EPISODE 11 HERE!!! Episode 11: Ohio v. the Confederacy (Morgan’s Raid). We journey back to the Civil War and Morgan’s Raid of Ohio in the summer of 1863. Alex interviews historian, David Mowery, author of Morgan’s Great Raid (2013). David and Alex analyze the Confederate Army’s raid of the Buckeye State in July 1863. … More Episode 11 is OUT: Ohio v the Confederacy! CLICK HERE TO LISTEN

Episode 10 is out!!! Ohio v. the Victorian Age (Victoria Woodhull) CLICK to LiSTEN

CLICK HERE to LISTEN to EPISODE 10!! Episode 10: “Ohio v the Victorian Age”. Alex interviews Lisa Wood, of the Ohio History Connection, about the “Most Interesting Woman in the World”, Victoria C. Woodhull. We look at the nine lives of Victoria: child preacher, spiritualist, actress, Wall St. broker, suffragist, presidential candidate, mother, inmate and … More Episode 10 is out!!! Ohio v. the Victorian Age (Victoria Woodhull) CLICK to LiSTEN

Episode 9: “Ohio v. Jim Crow” is available NOW! Click here to listen

CLICK HERE to listen to EPISODE 9! Ohio v Jim Crow!! Alex and his guest, Jim Dicke, tell the story of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the role of Ohio congressman, William McCulloch of Piqua, Ohio. Alex and Jim discuss the turbulent years in America as African Americans struggle towards … More Episode 9: “Ohio v. Jim Crow” is available NOW! Click here to listen

Episode 8: Ohio v. Flight (the Wright Brothers) Click here to play Episode 8

Play Episode 8: Ohio v Flight (Wright Bros) HERE!!! Ohio is the First in Flight, not North Carolina. We settle this debate forever with “Ohio v. Flight”. Season 1, Episode 8: Ohio v Flight. Alex interviews Wright Bros. amateur historian, Mike Allbritain, about the Dayton brothers who conquered human flight. We look at how they accomplished … More Episode 8: Ohio v. Flight (the Wright Brothers) Click here to play Episode 8

I like reading!! Here’s a list of our first 8 book recommendations and a live version of our song, “I Like Reading” (feat. Jon Elliott)

Episode 1, Ohio v. the Nixon Administration: 67 Shots, Howard Means (2015) Episode 2, Ohio v. the Electoral College: The Bellwether: Why Ohio Picks the President, Kyle Kondik (2016) Episode 3, Ohio v Booze: Last Call, Daniel Okrent (2010) Episode 4, Ohio v. the British Empire: The Naval War of 1812, Theodore Roosevelt (1882) Episode 5: Ohio v. … More I like reading!! Here’s a list of our first 8 book recommendations and a live version of our song, “I Like Reading” (feat. Jon Elliott)

Episode 7 is HERE! Two-Part OHIO v. MURDER (the Sam Sheppard trials)

LISTEN to PART 1 HERE!! LISTEN TO PART 2 HERE!! Who killed Marilyn Sheppard? Ohio v. World tackles the murder that inspired “The Fugitive”. In a two-part, true crime episode, we go full blown Serial to solve what was once called the “Trial of the Century,” in 1954. Listen to both parts and email us (ohiovtheworld@gmail.com) … More Episode 7 is HERE! Two-Part OHIO v. MURDER (the Sam Sheppard trials)

“The Great War” Series on PBS begins April 10th!! Click for Eddie Rickenbacker Clip

Eddie Rickenbacker PBS Clip Click Here. We’re so excited for American Experience on PBS’ three-part, six hour mini series on World War I, “the Great War”. The program focuses on the American role in World War I from 1917-18. Click here for NY Times review of “The Great War” Eddie Rickenbacker, the “Ace of Aces”, is … More “The Great War” Series on PBS begins April 10th!! Click for Eddie Rickenbacker Clip