I’m Not A Monster
Secrets, lies and lasting consequences. For the past four years, journalist Josh Baker has been trying to uncover the truth about an American family’s journey from Indiana to the Islamic State group’s caliphate and back. A new podcast series from FRONTLINE and BBC Panorama, now streaming.
▶Episode 13, epilogue: “Your questions answered”
January 25, 2022
In an epilogue to the podcast "I'm Not A Monster," journalist Josh Baker answers listeners' questions with the help of criminal psychologist Dr. Julia Shaw.Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 12, epilogue: “Those we leave behind”
January 17, 2022
In an epilogue to the podcast "I'm Not A Monster," journalist Josh Baker tracks down two memorable voices in northern Iraq to find out how they’re doing now.Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 11, epilogue: "The wounds and the scars"
November 19, 2021
Journalist Josh Baker returns to Mosul and finds that, while the fighting may be largely over, the people of Iraq are facing a different battle.Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 10: "It's all behind me now"
February 12, 2021
Matthew talks about his escape, his future and how he feared he’d never see America again.Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 9: "The rest be damned"
February 1, 2021
After years of insisting she’s innocent, Sam pleads guilty and Moussa’s exes reveal more about the man that led her to Syria.Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 8: "I take my book back"
January 25, 2021
Josh retraces Sam’s steps in Syria and asks: could she have been an ISIS supporter all along?Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 7: "On American soil"
January 18, 2021Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 6: "Now I'm calling the shots"
December 28, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 5: "We had a great life"
December 21, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 4: "She's like my mother"
December 14, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 3: "My name is Yusef"
December 7, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 2: "Read between the lines"
November 30, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Episode 1: "I love you, I miss you"
November 23, 2020Episode details | Transcript
▶Introducing: I'm Not A Monster
November 12, 2020
Secrets, lies and lasting consequences. A new podcast series from FRONTLINE and BBC Panorama, coming Nov. 23, 2020.Episode details | Transcript
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