‘Serial’ Episode 4: Bergdahl’s captivity, torture had him ‘feeling every second’
Editor’s note: Miriam Ramirez, a freelance writer and former reporter for The Monitor in McAllen, Texas, served as an active-duty Military Police/Corrections Specialist in the United States Army. She’ll be recapping Serial Season 2 for Mashable.
SPOILER ALERT! The following contains spoilers from Season 2, Episode 4 of the Serial podcast.
After taking a week off, Serial is back and Episode 4, “The Captors,” hits the ground running. But 2016’s first installment is not easy to keep up with
Host Sarah Koenig attempts to break down the complexity of Pakistani/Afghan government along with many of cells of the Taliban, but even she pauses to realize how confusing it sounds. Mainly, Koenig wants to understand what U.S. Army Sgt Bowe Bergdahl endured during his five-year captivity by the Taliban, and who his captors were. Read more…