KFAI

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KFAI is a volunteer-based community radio station that broadcasts information, arts and entertainment programming. By providing a voice for people ignored or misrepresented by mainstream media, KFAI increases understanding between peoples and communities, and fosters the values of democracy and social justice within its listening area. KFAI is a non-commercial FM radio station operating on 90.3 FM in the Minneapolis area and 106.7 FM in the St Paul area. KFAI is governed by a volunteer community board of directors, managed by a small paid full time and part time staff, and operated by a dedicated volunteer staff of over 300.

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In 1974 the grey wolf population population declined to a level where the federal government placed it on the endangered species list. Two years ag...

Bought by KSRQ and KUOW


  • Added: Apr 11, 2014
  • Length: 07:10
  • Purchases: 2
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Erdenechimeg “Chimgee” Haltarhuu is a Mongolian circus performer and crusader against domestic abuse. She teaches full-time at Circus Juventas, in ...

Bought by KSRQ and KUOW


  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 04:57
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Bruce Larson with the first scholarhip recipient, Mohamud Ali, in 2005.
Bruce Larson spent his entire life in rural southern Minnesota, milking 70 Guernseys every morning and every evening. When he and wife, Mary, quit ...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 31, 2014
  • Length: 05:45
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Wilbur Ince & Mark Wojahn
Casket Cinema is a monthly micro-cinema event founded by Mark Wojahn and Wilbur Ince. Featuring local and national independent documentaries, the s...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 03, 2014
  • Length: 05:16
  • Purchases: 1
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In 1977, the Women's Movement scored a major victory with Roe v. Wade, but Congress failed to pass the Equal Rights Amendment. In Minnesota, a pro-...

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  • Added: Mar 03, 2014
  • Length: 27:50
  • Purchases: 1
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Peggy Mehen wants to make some changes in her life. She wants a new job. She wants to live independently. And her biggest dream is to be a supermod...

Bought by KVSC, KSRQ, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 3
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The Naked I: Insides Out is the third in a series of Naked I plays that explores an unprecedented breadth and depth of trans and gender non-conform...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2014
  • Length: 05:59
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Tucked away on the second floor of the African Development Center in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis, is a tiny thrift shop called ...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 04:42
  • Purchases: 1
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St. Paul's oldest African-American neighborhood is named after French Canadian fur trader Joseph Rondeau. After the civil war and during the recons...

Bought by KVSC and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 28:09
  • Purchases: 2
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Jackson Flats is a 41-unit condo building in Northeast Minneapolis developed by the Northeast Community Development Corporation and Artspace. KFAI ...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 05:11
  • Purchases: 1
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A team from Twin Cities Maker is receiving national recognition for winning the Ultimate Maker Vehicle Challenge, sponsored by the Ford Motor Compa...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 05:10
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dora Zaidenweber
Dora Zaidenweber is a survivor. She and her family survived a Nazi death camp in Auschwitz during World War II. Decades later she set to work on tr...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 27:19
  • Purchases: 1
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Every weekend in February, somewhere on the outskirts of the Twin Cities, a group of artists gather and head out onto a frozen lake with a vision a...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 05:31
Caption: Abdi Elmi
Abdi Elmi is the only court-certified Somali interpreter in the country. He lives here in Minnesota, home to the largest Somali population in the U...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 05:04
  • Purchases: 1
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The Minneapolis Art Lending Library (MALL) allows patrons to borrow artwork for two months at a time. Started by three recent college grads, the pr...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 03:38
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The sudden and dramatic regression of Monica Moses’ development in the early years of her life alarmed her mother and grandmother. They watched as ...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2014
  • Length: 04:16
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On this week's Native News, Senator Al Franken talks about the challenges he's facing while serving on the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs. A pu...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, WTIP, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KUMD, and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 12, 2014
  • Length: 04:59
  • Purchases: 5
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On this week's Minnesota Native News, an Indian women's resource center is teaming up with police offices to to stop the sex trafficking of Native ...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, KSRQ, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KKWE Niijii Radio, and Bois Forte Tribal Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 06, 2014
  • Length: 04:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Most people believe that children should be kept away from guns, but many Minnesota youth know how to use guns safely and responsibly for hunting. ...

  • Added: Feb 05, 2014
  • Length: 04:00
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Joseph Godfrey was born a slave and sought refuge among the Dakota Indians. Years later, when the U.S.-Dakota war broke out, he joined the fight. K...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2014
  • Length: 04:29