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 ByIra Glass Host Ira Glass zooms in on five surreal minutes of Hungary’s opposition campaign. (5 minutes) Act One The Brothers Harangazo ByZoe Chace 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) Act Two Putin’s On Our Side ByRobyn Semien 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) Song:“Rage” by The Jerks Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 575: Poetry of Propaganda Dec. 18, 2015 Act Three: The Spy Who Didn't Know She Was A Spy On September 29th a medical researcher in Philadelphia fired off a simple, well-meaning tweet, and then barely thought twice about it. 395: Middle of the Night Nov. 27, 2009 Act Two: It Was A Dark And Smoky Night Jenifer Hixson tells the story of walking alone at night, and meeting a woman who was out for the very same reason. 181: The Friendly Man Apr. 6, 2001 Act Four: The Day Mom And Dad Fell In Love Scott interviews his 11-year-old daughter about his marriage. Staff RecommendationsView all 732 Feb. 19, 2021 Secrets Why we tell them, and what happens after we do. 504 Sept. 6, 2013 How I Got Into College How a stolen library book got one man into his dream school and changed his life forever. Or at least that's the story he tells himself.