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The first 24 hours after a city declares bankruptcy, there’s a reckoning: what gets to stay and what has to go. (And more...)

  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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The first 24 hours after a city declares bankruptcy, there’s a reckoning: what gets to stay and what has to go.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Hediana Utarti, Asian Women's Shelter
Human trafficking is estimated to be in the millions--yet only a fraction of it is reported. And taxpayers spend $60,000 per person, per year on in...

  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
Caption: Ginger Strand
“Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night?” Jack Kerouac’s “On The Road” perfectly captured the essence of the American fascinati...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 20, 2015
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Brandi Chastain
The Women's World Cup starts June 6! Title IX was passed in 1972 to ensure that all girls have equal access to sports. So why are sports so importa...

  • Added: May 19, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
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Before the Korean War, American soldiers killed in conflicts abroad were buried in overseas cemeteries. But the conflict in Korea changed that. (An...

Bought by WABE, WDCB, KPVL, KCLU, WTJU and more


  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 8
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Before the Korean War, American soldiers killed in conflicts abroad were buried in overseas cemeteries. But the conflict in Korea changed that.

Bought by KVSC, WKCC, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and KENW


  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Benjamin Grant
As they learn more about the realities of climate change and sea level rise, some coastal communities are taking action. This week on Sea Change Ra...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"Sometimes its good when things get messy," says noted historian of religions, University of Chicago Professor Emeritus Martin E. Marty. He's been ...

  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Vera Nakonechny, Credit:  Yury Nakonechny
Ukrainian embroiderer, weaver and bead worker Vera Nakonechny keeps a traditional culture alive.

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: May 12, 2015
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Frank Wolak, Stanford University; Bruce Nilles, Sierra Club; Richard Martin, author; Brian Yu, Citi Research; Host Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
In the late 18th century, the emergence of coal as an energy source fueled the industrial revolution, created jobs and built communities throughout...

  • Added: May 11, 2015
  • Length: 59:01
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In this week's episode we revisit our 2012 interview with Furman philosophy professor, J. Aaron Simmons. Over the course of the hour he helps us un...

  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
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Yoko Ono is best known for her marriage to John Lennon and for her perceived role in the breakup of the Beatles. But she was an accomplished and in...

Bought by WABE, WTJU, and KKRN


  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Yoko Ono is best known for her marriage to John Lennon and for her perceived role in the breakup of the Beatles. But she was an accomplished and in...

Bought by WKCC, KVSC, KENW, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Rhett Butler
Monoculture. It displaces native plant and animal species, it leads to long-term soil quality degradation, and, in tropical areas, it often means t...

  • Added: May 05, 2015
  • Length: 29:30
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In his recent book, Speaking Wiri Wiri, poet Dan Vera brings light and often laughter to the immigrant experience.

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: May 05, 2015
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Daniel Simons, Sven Thesen, Ann Edminster, Greg Dalton, Credit: Ed Ritger
Conservation begins at home – literally. And while designing and operating a home that generates as much energy as it uses used to be a theoretical...

  • Added: May 04, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
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The British Romanticist painter J.M.W. Turner was a painter of landscapes and light. He was also one of the first major artists to depict the smoke...

Bought by WKCC, KVSC, WXDU, Radio Phoenix, KENW and more


  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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The British Romanticist painter J.M.W. Turner was a painter of landscapes and light. He was also one of the first major artists to depict the smoke...

Bought by KPVL, WTJU, KPIP-LP, and KKRN


  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Daniel Kammen
Last week we spoke about the prospect of decentralized energy systems supplying clean electricity to the developing world with Daniel Kammen, a UC...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 29, 2015
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dark Was The Yearling official album cover, Credit: The Bones of JR Jones
Don't let the one-man band fool you, The Bones of Jr Jones play the blues.

Bought by KRPS


  • Added: Apr 28, 2015
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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In this episode we rebroadcast of our 2012 conversation with Professor Todd Green of Luther College. We discuss the concept of "Islamophobia" - the...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Amanda Ravenhill & Shana Rappaport
Climate change--one view is doom and gloom and destruction. The other is that things could be far more beautiful and regenerative and sustainable a...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 1
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We're revisiting our 2012 interview with cartoonist, filmmaker, and copyright activist Nina Paley, creator of the feature-length animated film, Sit...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
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This week we revisit our 2012 interview with John J. Thatamanil, in which we discuss the growing field of "religious pluralism" - where the boundar...

  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 59:00