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KUOW's RadioActive Youth Media

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RadioActive creates a space at KUOW / Puget Sound Public Radio where youth discover and gain access to public radio public radio journalism. Our podcast features stories by RadioActive journalists about the people and issues that matter to young people in the Northwest.

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Caption: Photo Collage of Demitrus and Daniel Hosting, Credit: Jenny Asarnow
Hosts Demitrus Price and Daniel Metz introduce our 2012 summer podcast. You’ll hear the greatest challenges faced by producers Ellie Garcia and Cai...

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  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 09:40
  • Purchases: 1
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In the last RadioActive podcast of Summer 2013, hosts Rachel Lam and Amina Ibrahim take a little trip down memory lane. It's a journey to where unr...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 22:55
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Today on the program, RadioActive hosts Maddie Ewbank and Srikar Penumaka bring you stories about moving on in life: letting go and gaining in the ...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 17:56
Caption: Allan Kafley (left, with a friend) is working to help other Bhutani refugees adjust to life in the United States., Credit: Courtesy of Allan Kafley
For our last week of the summer we bring you stories of change, challenge and identity!

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 16:35
Caption: Amina Ibrahim has four siblings, while her co-host Rachel Lam has two., Credit: KUOW Photo/Lila Kitaeff
Siblings: the most common adversaries since the beginning of time. From Cain and Abel all the way up to today's hosts, Rachel Lam and Amina Ibrahim...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 13:58
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RadioActice hosts Kendra Hanna and Ian Dangla examine explore regret.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 14:18
Caption: Macklemore's and Ryan Lewis' "The Heist" launched them into the national spotlight, Credit: Der Robert/Flickr
The Republican Party seeks the fountain of youth, a comic book artist tries to make his fame last longer than fifteen minutes, and Macklemore's art...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 18:09
Caption: A doodle by host Carlos Nieto, Credit: Credit KUOW Photo/Jenny Asarnow
Today, RadioActive hosts Isaac Noren and Carlos Nieto bring you stories of when pencil meets paper. Doodles, sketches and drawings of all kinds!

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 11:18
Caption: Srikar and Maddie battle for the Oreos., Credit: Lila Kitaeff
Captain Wonder Man and Graphite Girl from RadioActive bring you stories of Superman, Batman and the Southcenter Mall.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 16:08
Caption: We be illin'., Credit: Jenny Asarnow
RadioActive Youth Producers Madeline Ewbank and Srikar Penumaka bring you tales of blogs, bubble tea, Breathe Rights and being afraid.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 15:55
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For the first RadioActive podcast of summer 2013, new hosts Isaac Noren and Carlos Nieto bring you stories about gender and gender stereotypes.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 13:07
Caption: RadioActive's Kamna Shastri and her cousin Ananya Shankar in Seattle, Credit: Jenny Asarnow
A 13-year-old girl in Chennai, India, had always wanted to visit the United States. But when she does, her idealized view of America is tested by t...

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  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Trent Selland played death row inmate Matthew Poncelet in Bishop Blanchet High School's production of "Dead Man Walking."
Darlene Selland still remembers the day she found out. The knock, being told to sit down. Her niece Tiffany had been murdered. For a long time, she...

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  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:58
  • Purchases: 1
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This month RadioActive hosts Sarah Rosenthal and Ann Kane take you on a trip around the world.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 21:44
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These are my cousins. This is war.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:40
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Lois Lane breaks up with Superman.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 11:32
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Nigisti Hailemariam has been in the United States for over 20 years; she has two kids, a stable job, and a red Honda outside her three bedroom apar...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:26
Caption: Catherine Fisher, an avid thrift shopper
In late August last year, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, a Seattle-based rap group, released a single called “Thrift Shop.” This song has topped the ch...

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  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:33
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: What occupancy limit? Kids pile into the back of a bus in Cape Coast, Ghana.
Youth reporter Zoe Sheinkopf visits a refugee camp in Ghana and sends back an audio postcard full of boisterous singing children.

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  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 03:15
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Wally Pets in Wallingford, Credit: Margaret Steck
Hosts Halle Bills and Nina Tran look back on their time at KUOW during the last show of the summer. You’ll hear a story from Caitlin Gaylord about ...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 14:22