37 Min Released Dec 18, 2015

Serial Season 2, Ep. 2: Slate’s Spoiler Special

Gabe and Katy wrestle with their feelings of empathy for Bowe Bergdahl, despite the fact that he plainly endangered the lives of many of his fellow soldiers. The question, of course, is why? Author Brendan Koerner, who has written extensively on the phenomenon of military desertion, joins us to offer some theories. Plus: listener responses to last week’s show.

Slate's Serial Spoiler Specials

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