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Apartheid’s insidious effect on the family of an American diplomat in South Africa.

Bought by KUOW, KALW, KUT-HD, WBEZ, Nevada Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
What is creditism? How has it replaced capitalism and what are the ramifications? What is best for our economy? Hear this evergreen news piece and ...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 06:35
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Science and medicine was a main passion for Earl Bakken, inventor of the portable pacemaker. As a co-founder of Medtronic he began collecting early...

  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 04:57
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Imprisonment, oppressive laws, and harassment of journalists - these are just a few means of censorship around the world. The use of these repressi...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 26, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Louise Fouquerel-Skoe is a middler schooler in Sara Breeze's class at Schoolcraft Learning Community in Bemidji. She loves art, loves creativity in...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: :50
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Schoolcraft Learning Community's middle school students read Inge Auerbacher's book 'I am a Star'. Inge Auerbacher was one of the very few childre...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 01:20
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This one is for the sweet listeners I met at Chantlanta who told me the Dance Dance Evolution sets get them to the gym. Me too! As dance sets go, t...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 56:57
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Most poems today are written in free verse, which means there is no set pattern of rhyme or meter to govern the poem: the poet is free to arrange a...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
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A quick look into how one Division One college campus is still very much divided on how to solve the issue of compensating athletes.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 03:23
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The Planetary Society is testing and deploying a small satellite to explore the use of solar sails in space.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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“Shame is a soul eating emotion", according to C.G. Jung. Hope you can spare an your to hear what that sounds like this week on Folktales--it would...

Bought by WFIU


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Lake Champlain, April 2015, Credit: Rick O'Neal
Audio close-up of rarely heard Lake Champlain sounds

  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:59
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Blues and Bossa by design this time, from Joe Turner to Basie to the Brothers Vaughan. New Orleans, Detroit and Kansas City are visited, then jazz ...

Bought by WYAP, KPVL, WVBI-LP, The Voice of Beaver Island, and WOUB


  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 4
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Patricia Barber is joined by Jazz Double Bassist Patrick Mulcahy and Classical Bassist Andy Anderson to explore the floor of music, the Double Bass...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
#208 Kids Parents GE McDonalds Our Changing Times April 16 2015 More listener letters. Marc covers GE’s new structure, McDonalds increase in it...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2015
  • Length: 58:41
Caption: Giovanni Vieira (left), talks with his team about the Cop Stop app., Credit: Johnathan Henninger
When President Obama launched the My Brother’s Keeper initiative in 2014, he said he hoped it would help boys and young men of color find success. ...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2015
  • Length: 06:59
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2015 NEA Jazz Master, saxophonist and composer Charles Lloyd, talks about the deep impact of Zakir Hussain's music.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2015
  • Length: :59
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Nikola Tesla said, “The feeling is constantly growing on me that I had been the first to hear the greeting of one planet to another.” This week on ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Every year, Americans experience one of the country's most controversial holidays- Valentine's Day. While some view the holiday as shallow and expe...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 04:50
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Asteroids which travel outside the plane of our solar system are likely to have been involved in a collision sometime in the past.

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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NASA is proposing that the next step towards the human exploration of Mars be a manned mission to an asteroid which has been placed into orbit arou...

Bought by KENW


  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sylvie Rokab, San Francisco, CA 4/14/15, Credit: Andrea Chase
Sylvie Rokab talks unexpected relatives, the hidden dangers of city life, and dancing with Liam Neeson.

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 20:50
Caption: San Quentin State Prison, Credit: Flickr user John Weiss
When an offender commits a crime, its repercussions impact not only the victim and the perpetrator, but families, friends, and whole communities. ...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2015
  • Length: 06:19
Caption: Greg Eskridge, Credit: Nigel Poor
Gang life is a dangerous proposition for young people - data from a number of U.S. cities shows the chances of dying from violence go up if you are...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2015
  • Length: 06:54
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Poetry which references composers.

  • Added: Apr 11, 2015
  • Length: 53:14