This American Life has aired on public radio since 1995 and is one of the most popular podcasts in the world. Each week, host Ira Glass and his team of producers choose a theme, and present documentaries, essays and interviews on that theme. The show has won every major broadcasting award and is heard by more than 2.5 million people each week. This 24/7 stream presents classic episodes from the show’s 500+ hour archive, and new episodes as they are released. This American Life is produced by Chicago Public Media, which operates public radio station WBEZ 91.5 - Chicago.