Podcasts to try and maybe subscribe to:
(The links below take you to their websites.  You could also look them up in Google Podcasts--or other podcast providers--and listen/subscribe to them there.)

Book Club for Kids--some YA selections

The Daily Show with Trevor Noah: Ears Edition--highlights and extended interviews from The Daily Show with Trevor Noah

Encyclopedia Womannica--5-10-minute daily episodes highlight a woman and her historical accomplishments

LB School & Library--authors discuss their books--some YA selections

Myths and Legends--myths, legends, and folklore from various cultures, told by Jason Weiser

TED Talks Daily--wide range of topics

The Yarn--author or illustrator talking about how they created the featured book
--some YA selections

Specific podcast episodes:

KD drama students teamed up with music tech students to create podcasts.  Here is the link to the KD Ram Page newspaper article with links to the winning student-created podcasts.

Muhammad Ali: I Am Still the Greatest (his essay read by his wife Lonnie Ali) from podcast This I Believe

Ted Talks Daily--"
Using Your Voice Is a Political Choice"--Amanda Gorman, poet

Little, Brown School & Library--"Internment Author Samira Ahmed at SLJ Teen Live"