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A never-before-heard chronicle of the rise, fall and resurgence of the Bundy family, the armed uprisings they inspired and the fight over the future of the American West. The award-winning series from Longreads, in partnership with Oregon Public Broadcasting. The second season launches July 15, 2019.

Glowing recommendations by the New Yorker, the Ringer, CJR, the Guardian, the Outline, and Boing Boing.

Named one of the top podcasts of the year by Apple.

Nominated for a National Magazine
Award and Online Journalism Awards.

Episodes aired on Outside and 99 Percent Invisible, as well as distributed across Oregon Public Broadcasting.

Longreads is the home of the world's best stories and one of the largest social reading communities on the web. Longreads reaches over 1MM readers across our website and daily newsletters. Additionally, as part of Automattic and Wordpress.com, Longreads can extend any campaign across our WordAds network and target tens of millions of Wordpress.com sites, including our WordPress VIP partner sites.

**The second season will be seven episodes, with all episodes publishing on July 15th. All promotions will be baked in, host-read by creator Leah Sottile. The series will also be featured on the Longreads site as an editorial feature, i.e. https://www.longreads.com/bundyville***

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About the Host
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Host Name: Leah Sottile
Leah Sottile is an award-winning journalist who lives in Portland, Oregon. Sottile covered the Malheur occupation court trials for the Washington Post and Outside Magazine, and regularly talked about the trials as a guest on Oregon Public Broadcasting programming.
Average Episode Length
20 Minutes - 1 Hour
Current affairs, politics, technology, pop culture, journalism, music, breaking news
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