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One death can change the world. At least, that's what assassins believe. Assassinations recounts history's most dramatic deaths.Through little-known facts, "what-ifs?" and examining assassin's motives, we examine how one murder can alter the course of history. A new episode releases every Monday. Assassinations is a production of Cutler Media and part of the Parcast Network.

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From humble beginnings to becoming South Korea's second president in 1963, Park Chung Hee’s time in office pitted the booming economy against the rigid censorship of his authoritarian regime. But not everyone would endorse his brand of politics...
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On July 8, 1905, Walter Smith turned himself in to authorities after admitting to shooting Guy Bradley. The bizarre events that transpired after Bradley’s killing would spark nationwide outrage—helping usher in the Conservation Movement of the early 20th Century.
Once good friends, the conflicts that developed between Walter Smith and game warden Guy Bradley would ultimately grow into an obsession for revenge and murder. Track the events leading up to Bradley’s horrific death in the Florida Everglades in 1905.
Check out Kate's new show POLITICAL SCANDALS! Every Tuesday leading up to the 2020 election, it counts down the 52 most controversial events in American history—uncovering the crimes and deceptions by some of our most infamous elected officials.And now you can hear a special clip from the first episode on the cutthroat circumstances surrounding the election of 1800. To finish this episode, subscribe to POLITICAL SCANDALS free on Spotify, or wherever you listen to podcasts!
The 2001 assassination of Phoolan Devi devastated Indians at the bottom of the social hierarchy, and served to highlight the continuing issue of inter-caste violence. In the wake of her murder, Sher Singh Rana’s decade-long trial would further impact the community.
India’s so-called “Bandit Queen,” assassinated in New Delhi on July 26, 2001. Sher Singh Rana confessed that he killed Phoolan to avenge her 1981 massacre of over 20 upper caste men. But Rana’s vengeful killing was part of a far bigger battle.
The death of Arkansas Congressman James Hinds in 1868 emboldened the Ku Klux Klan to commit even more acts of violence, spurring other equal-rights activists to fight all the harder. The century to follow would be marked by continued clashes between civil rights advocates and hate groups.
On this day in 1969, the Zodiac Killer’s last confirmed victim was shot and killed.
Following the American Civil War, Congressman James Hinds advocated for civil rights legislation to help former slaves integrate into American society. The Ku Klux Klan took notice, ultimately making him the first sitting Congressman ever assassinated.
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Kyla Wilkinson

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Nov 11th
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Darryl Mac

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Oct 18th
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Darryl Mac

I Like

Oct 18th
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Darryl Mac

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Oct 9th
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Darryl Mac

just in the middle of this right now as I am out in the sunshine in my yard and kudos to all... Looking forward to the Finish

Oct 9th
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Matt Gold

Medger Evers was not killed in a church bombing. he was assassinated by gunshot. ironic that this podcast got that wrong

Aug 28th
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Ian R

Great episode 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

Aug 4th
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Lo K

A brutal land? Really? 🙄

Jun 25th
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Chloe Watson

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May 21st
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May 21st
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Chloe Watson

Why are these podcasts ending abruptly? They end with no warning and next thing you know you're listening to a new episode.

May 21st
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Alex Cowell

is it just me or was this episode cut short right at the worst time?

May 15th
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Ian R

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Apr 17th
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Chad Dunn

I subscribe to several Parcast podcasts. Could you please stop forcing out the 15 min clips of new shows on every channel. Kinda gets old thanks

Apr 15th
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Ian R

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Ian R

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