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The tribulations of Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, are depicted in the popular film 12 Years a Slave. A soon to be publis...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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March 17, 2014 marks the 95th anniversary of Nat King Cole's birth. Career highlights and rare interviews with Nat Cole, daughter Natalie, Nat's br...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2014
  • Length: 10:20
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Winter storms batter the US, floodwaters ravage Britain and locusts swarm crop fields in Madagascar. Who is going to pay as extreme weather smashes...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Feb 23, 2014
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A history of Shakespeare performances in Harrisburg, PA

  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 06:56
Caption: Working on the Borneo Reef
Profile of Australia's Felicity Finlayson puts aside fashion career to get involved.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WAMC, and KUOW


  • Added: Feb 17, 2014
  • Length: 04:50
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ron Krauss & Kathy DiFiore, San Francisco, CA 12/11/13, Credit: Andrea Chase
Ron Krauss and Kathy DiFiore talk turning points, making connections, and why a documentary just wasn’t going to convey the story they wanted to tell.

  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 16:20
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The Art and Entertainment News That You Want To Know!!! Featuring Epic Metal Band Suncrown, Musician Davey Copeland, and After the Fall in our aud...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2014
  • Length: 58:08
Caption: Brandon Tennis and Abby Sullivan tending their farm., Credit: Joseph Ulrich
Living in a tent with no electricity or running water, a couple tries their hand at a more simple lifestyle.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2014
  • Length: 07:59
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The United States incarcerates six times as many women as it did thirty years ago. Many of these women are already mothers, and four percent of inc...

  • Added: Dec 30, 2013
  • Length: 04:40
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In this week's magazine on Science and the Environment from Deutsche Welle... We take a look back at some of the best Living Planet and Spectrum ...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Federally, marijuana production is still a major crime, one that can land you in prison for decades. Yet, in northern California, there’s a whole e...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 11:26
Caption: The seven Pathstar swimmers from 2013, Credit: Angela Johnston
The sun is just beginning to rise over the glassy water at San Francisco’s aquatic park. Karen Wapato is beaming as she emerges from the Bay and pe...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 10:33
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Roland Feller is responsible for the well-being of many of the city's stringed instruments. When you imagine him working on a violin, picture him s...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 07:33
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Near dusk, you can often find Shirley Doell at Oakland Civic Center, staring at the tops of skyscrapers through her big telescope. But she isn’t sp...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 15:48
Caption: Charles Hodgkins, aka 'The Burritoeater,' and KALW's Ben Trefny, Credit: Jonathan Lifeson Smith
Charles Hodgkins and I are walking with several other burrito-eaters through the Mission District. He’s clearly the boss, though. It’s not just the...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 05:03
Caption: Veterans Commons resident Jesse Breedwolf, 74, Credit: Liz Pfeffer
California has the largest concentration of homeless veterans in the nation, and in San Francisco, it’s likely that more than 700 homeless vets wil...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2013
  • Length: 07:22
Caption: Voco performing live: April Guthrie, Moira Smiley, Sally Dworsky , Credit: Simone McSparran
VOCO sings folk music - but not the usual coffeehouse fare. It’s music that's steeped in generations of tradition, from far-off, tucked-away corner...

Bought by American Voices


  • Added: Dec 02, 2013
  • Length: 07:45
  • Purchases: 1
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Sandip Roy listens back to the music of Manna Dey.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 19, 2013
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: A pulp mill tears two nations apart, Credit: DW Edward O'Neill
Deutsche Welle's weekly 59-minute magazine presenting the best of Environmental and Science & Technology reporting.

  • Added: Nov 17, 2013
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Wild horses return to Spain's countryside., Credit: Lauren Frayer
Wild Horses are roaming the plains of southern Europe again - also this week: fighting Australia's massive bush fires with new crowd-sourcing apps.

  • Added: Nov 10, 2013
  • Length: 59:02
Caption: Jewelry Box movie poster
"Ghosts" in India are different in more than just their name.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Oct 28, 2013
  • Length: 04:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kimberly Peirce, San Francisco, CA 10/10/13, Credit: Andrea Chase
Kimberly Peirce talks mother love, avoiding temptation, and being true to the misfit in us all.

  • Added: Oct 16, 2013
  • Length: 12:10
Caption: Bayview's James Martin , Credit: R.J. Lozada
Deafening gunshots rang out just as James Martin arrived home. Troubled by the news of a 17-year-old young man dying in front of his house, he did ...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2013
  • Length: 07:38
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Twelve dancers -- men and women all dressed in black rehearsal clothes -- move with fierce and graceful undulations through the space. They dance t...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2013
  • Length: 09:04
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If you happen to walk by the Radio Habana Social Club on Valencia Street on a Sunday afternoon, you might hear Rumba, the music of Cuba. Radio Haba...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2013
  • Length: 07:00