American Jihadi

American Jihadi

American Jihadi is the incredible story of a secret friendship between journalist Christof Putzel and Omar Hammami, the American-born Christian who became one of the FBI’s most wanted Islamic extremists. Follow the evolution of their risky relationship, dodging government surveillance to confide in one other—until it all came to an abrupt end. American Jihadi is hosted and Executive Produced by Christof Putzel in partnership with Endeavor Audio. Executive Produced by Adam Levine, Josh Gummershall, and Adam Harrison at 222 Productions. To see how we use your data, visit https://www.endeavoraudio.com/privacy-policy.... Show More

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January 27, 2020 22 min

As Godane consolidates his power in Al-Shabaab, Omar flees to the forest. ADs: BetterHelp.com/AMERICAN 10% off first month NativeDeodorant.com with promo code AJ for 20% off first purchase Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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January 20, 2020 23 min

As Christof's access to Omar slips away, the circle of people tracking him expands. ADs: Download DoorDash and use code AMERICAN for $5 off $15 Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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January 13, 2020 29 min

Omar has disappeared, leaving behind a haunting audio recording. ADs: Download DoorDash and use code AMERICAN for $5 off $15 BetterHelp.com/american for 10% off first month SimpliSafe.com/aj for free shipping and 60-day money-back guarantee Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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December 23, 2019 25 min

Secrets about Omar come to light. And his conflict with Al-Shabaab takes a turn for the worse. ADs: EthosLife.com/American to get a personal quote BoxOfAwesome.com 20% off first box w/ promo code: AJ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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December 16, 2019 34 min

Christof searches for answers in Alabama to uncover Omar's path to Al-Shabaab. EthosLife.com/American to get a personal quote Download DoorDash and enter code AMERICAN for $5 off $15 Upstart.com/American to check your rate Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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December 9, 2019 29 min

Christof learns more about Omar's life in Al-Shabaab and has to decide how far he will go to get the story. ADs: BoxOfAwesome.com 20% off first box w/ promo code: AJ Blinkist.com/AMERICAN for free 7-day trial + 25% off a new subscription NativeDeodorant.com 20% off first purchase w/ promo code: AJ Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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December 2, 2019 29 min

Journalist Christof Putzel gets a mysterious message from a source he believes is already dead. ADs: Download the DoorDash app and get $5 off $15 w/ promo code AMERICAN. EthosLife.com/AMERICAN for a personal quote. Upstart.com/AMERICAN to check your rate. BoxofAwesome.com 20% off w/ promo code AJ. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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November 4, 2019 2 min

How does an American become one of the FBI’s most wanted terrorists? Journalist Christof Putzel investigates the true story of Omar Hammami, the Alabama-born terrorist who joined Al-Shabaab in Somalia, in this serialized audio documentary podcast premiering December 2nd.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

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