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Caption: Andy Lipkis interview
Shona revisits a conversation she had at the age of 17 with Andy Lipkiss, founder of TreePeople, and discovers that his story has even more relevan...

  • Added: Oct 03, 2014
  • Length: 14:26
Caption: Danielle Motindabeka in the WNYC studio
When Radio Rookie Danielle Motindabeka came to the United States at age 13, she didn’t speak English. By the time she was in high school, Danielle ...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 07:15
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Disproving typical Mexican stereotypes.

  • Added: Apr 15, 2014
  • Length: 03:42
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Inspired by Frost’s focus on the choices we make throughout our lives, Sarah has recorded voices from progressive ages to read his poem. The audito...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2014
  • Length: 01:17
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What is a home? Come take a look at the concept of “home” from a different perspective.

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 02:32
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Anni's favorite place growing up was ... the school-bus stop?

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 02:16
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Since he was three years old, Obasi Onuoha has been in love with computers. really. To him, they're way more than just machines....

  • Added: Apr 03, 2014
  • Length: 02:30
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Cristabel Amoah, a Minneapolis High School student, tells about her background. Unlike all the other students, she was born in England.

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  • Added: Feb 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:19
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Carmen, a Minneapolis middle school student gives a fine accounting of why she is as she is.

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  • Added: Feb 19, 2014
  • Length: 01:14
  • Purchases: 1
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A Minneapolis middle school student tells the world the experiences that motivate her life.

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  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Brian gives us a detailed description of how hard it has been for him to get by.

  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 02:06
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Julia R. Masterman High School Student Nuwar Ahmed introduces us to her classmates and teachers—all of whom are struggling to keep education a prio...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2014
  • Length: 07:10
Caption: Arturo Castillo
Generation Justice’s own Arturo Castillo shared his thoughts on why education is important, looking at the systems of support that he benefited fro...

  • Added: Feb 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:12
Caption: Arturo Castillo
Generation Justice's own Arturo Castillo delivers a poignant commentary about the lasting impact Dr. Martin Luther King has had on our society.

  • Added: Feb 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:23
Caption: GLF Participants, Credit: GLF
Audio Revolution presents stories from the Global Leadership Forum, a program that aims to cultivate culturally competent leaders from around the w...

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  • Added: Feb 07, 2014
  • Length: 27:54
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Harrison Education Center
Daquan, a student at Harrison High School in Minneapolis laments losing a best friend.

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 02:01
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Dayquan, a student at Harrison High School in Minneapolis, writes about moving forward despite having to struggle

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:39
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Dayquan, a student at Harrison Hish School in Minneapolis writes of his heartbreaks.

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:39
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Dayquan writes about his struggles losing his mother to death at an early age.

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 02:27
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Dayquan, a student at Harrison High School, tells about the experiences that hade him what he is. A good deal of pathos is included.

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  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 01:35
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Patrice, a student at Harrison High School in Minneapolis, writes and reads a powerfully descriptive poem about a first love, told from her point o...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2014
  • Length: 05:40
Caption: Maryama Abdi, Credit: Molly Haley
When Maryama Abdi came with her family to this country from Somalia, she left behind someone very dear to her.

  • Added: Dec 11, 2013
  • Length: 01:49
Caption: Toby and Jackie, Credit: Molly Haley
Thirteen year old Toby Choyt of Maine meets a retired lobsterman on Portland's historic Widgery Wharf and tells his story.

  • Added: Dec 11, 2013
  • Length: 06:18
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Have you wanted to grow your own garden, but you're afraid you don't have a green thumb? Tune in to hear expert advice on how to get started. Avoid...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2013
  • Length: 08:30
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Follow Sierra on her progressive college journey as she realizes that finding the right college is as difficult as Goldilocks finding the right bo...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2013
  • Length: 03:00