767 April 8, 2022 Do Not Go Gentle In this moment when autocrats and almost-autocrats are getting bolder and more powerful, we bring you two stories of resistance, from Hungary and Russia. Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Hokyoung Kim Note: The internet version of this episode contains un-beeped curse words. BEEPED VERSION. Prologue Prologue Host Ira Glass zooms in on five surreal minutes of Hungary’s opposition campaign. (5 minutes) By Ira Glass Act One The Brothers Harangazo Producer Zoe Chace spends time with two brothers in Hungary, trying to win an election that’s basically impossible for them to win. (27 minutes) By Zoe Chace Act Two Putin’s On Our Side One of the last independent newspapers in Russia finds new ways to cover a war that the government doesn’t want them to cover. Producer Robyn Semien talks to one of their editors, Nikita Kondratiev, about how it’s going. (20 minutes) By Robyn Semien Song:“Rage” by The Jerks Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 649: It's My Party and I'll Try If I Want To June 22, 2018 Act One When Jeff Beals learned who was going to run in the Democratic primary for NY-19, he was disappointed. 400: Stories Pitched by Our Parents Feb. 12, 2010 Act One: Lisa's Mom's Story Funny Funerals. 534: A Not-So-Simple Majority Sept. 12, 2014 Act One: A Not-So-Simple Majority, Part 1 Producer Ben Calhoun talks about how the truce in East Ramapo fell apart, and plumbs the depthsof the neighbor-vs-neighbor political war that emerged. Staff RecommendationsView all 742 July 23, 2021 The Thing I'm Getting Over What’s recovery mean, anyway? 165 July 28, 2000 Americans In Paris David Sedaris takes Ira on a tour of his favorite spots in Paris.