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Black History Month specials

Series produced by With Good Reason

Caption: Barbara Johns
Barbara Johns 

With Good Reason Specials for Black History Month

From an intimate conversation with Toni Morrison, to an exploration of the gospel roots of Rock and Roll, join us as we celebrate the lives and contributions of African Americans.


24 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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How today's racial rhetoric borrows from the past - Author Paula Seniors on her mother's turn to militant activism - Responding to Birth of a Natio...

Bought by WNSB, WMUU-LP, and WCMU


  • Added: May 19, 2017
  • Length: 53:54
  • Purchases: 3
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How today's racial rhetoric borrows from the past - Author Paula Seniors on her mother's turn to militant activism

Bought by WNSB and WVAS


  • Added: May 19, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
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One man's quest to free Africa's historical recordings from the colonial archives - Teaching hip-hop diplomats how to use music for peace - The str...

Bought by WNSB and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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One man's quest to free Africa's historical recordings from the colonial archives - Teaching hip-hop diplomats how to use music for peace - The str...

Bought by WNSB, WCMU, WXDU, KEDT, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 5
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One man's quest to free Africa's historical recordings from the colonial archives - Teaching hip-hop diplomats how to use music for peace

Bought by WNSB, WVAS, and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The untold stories of all-black sports leagues - Celebrated poet Kiki Petrosino on poetry and police violence - Mapping the KKK - A history of revo...

Bought by WNSB and KMUD


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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The untold stories of all-black sports leagues - Celebrated poet Kiki Petrosino on poetry and police violence - Mapping the KKK - A history of revo...

Bought by WNSB, WMUU-LP, KGNU, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 4
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The untold stories of all-black sports leagues - Celebrated poet Kiki Petrosino on poetry and police violence

Bought by WNSB, WRST-FM Oshkosh, and KRZA


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
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The life and times of athlete, author, and activist Arthur Ashe - Profiling a program to help African-American college students graduate - The unli...

Bought by WNSB


  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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The life and times of athlete, author, and activist Arthur Ashe - Profiling a program to help African-American college students graduate - The unli...

Bought by WNSB and WXDU


  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 2
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The life and times of athlete, author, and activist Arthur Ashe - Profiling a program to help African-American college students graduate

Bought by WNSB and KKRN


  • Added: Feb 10, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
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The author of Hidden Figures on the women behind NASA - The story of Mildred and Richard Loving, the couple who brought down interracial marriage b...

Bought by WNSB and Northeast Indiana Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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The author of Hidden Figures on the women behind NASA - The story of Mildred and Richard Loving, the couple who brought down interracial marriage b...

Bought by WNSB, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, XRAY.fm, KMRE-LP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 6
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The author of Hidden Figures on the women behind NASA - The story of Mildred and Richard Loving, the couple who brought down interracial marriage bans

Bought by WNSB, KRZA, KKRN, KMRE-LP, KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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A conversation with Pulitzer Award-winning poet and former U.S. poet laureate Natasha Trethewey - Maya Angleou's global legacy - Highlights from Fu...

Bought by WNSB


  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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A conversation with Pulitzer Award-winning poet and former U.S. poet laureate Natasha Trethewey - Maya Angleou's global legacy - Highlights from Fu...

Bought by WNSB, Georgia Public Broadcasting, and WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 3
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A conversation with former U.S. poet laureate, Pulitzer Prize-winning Natasha Trethewey.

Bought by WNSB, KRZA, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Renowned writers, singers, and poets, including Maya Angelou and Nikki Giovanni, paid tribute to Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison with an extravaganza ...

Bought by WNSB, KISA Digital Studios, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KWIT, KQED and more


  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 6
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Conversations with celebrated American poets Rita Dove and Sonia Sanchez.

Bought by WNSB, Morehead State Public Radio, WRIR, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 6
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When faced with a court order to integrate, Prince Edward County in Virginia closed its entire school system in 1959 rather than integrate. Now, fo...

Bought by WNSB, Morehead State Public Radio, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WESM 91.3 FM, WYSO and more


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 52:53
  • Purchases: 9