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James R. Hannibal is a novelist and a pilot.

  • Added: Jul 08, 2014
  • Length: 19:09
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The famous court battle over the right to teach evolution in public school comes to life.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR, KUOW, KALW and more


  • Added: May 27, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Bishop Christopher Senyonjo, founder of St. Paul's Reconciliation and Justice Center, Credit: Julie Caine
Reported by NPR's Jason DeRose, May 2014. Earlier this year the president of Uganda signed into law an Anti-Homosexuality Bill. It makes being gay...

  • Added: May 21, 2014
  • Length: 06:44
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100-second module, from our weekday readings for May. Before becoming the first African American on The Supreme Court, Marshall risked his life in ...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:40
  • Purchases: 1
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One of our weekday 100-second modules for May: Author Clay Risen reads a compelling passage from his new book of the same title. This is the 50th a...

Bought by WEZU


  • Added: Apr 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:40
  • Purchases: 1
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The following is a lecture presentation by Ann Coakley, Director of the Waste and Materials Management Bureau at the Wisconsin Department of Natura...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 01:05:40
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The following is a lecture presentation by Ann McCammon-Soltis. McCammon-Soltis is an attorney and the director of the Division of Intergovernmenta...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2014
  • Length: 01:15:15
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Taylor Branch discusses his trilogy of the Civil Rights Movement America in the King Years. [24:25]

  • Added: Feb 12, 2014
  • Length: 24:25
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The cost of American democracy is the most expensive in the world. In the 2012 elections billions of dollars were spent on political campaigns. But...

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Jan 03, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Livia Firth, yes, Mrs Colin Firth, Eco Age
Livia Firth, Eco Age, speaking to KGNU's Claudia Cragg in person @INYTLuxury held recently in Singapore says that girls or young women should wear ...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2013
  • Length: 08:10
Caption: Charmil Davis with Barack Obama
North Jersey Radio Network Washington Correspondent Charmil Davis covering President Obama at the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Dinner 2013.

  • Added: Oct 18, 2013
  • Length: 05:15
Caption: Advancing Technology for Humanity
Hour long news program examines the democratic process and how technology has played a role. Co-hosted by Jonathan Alter and Lisa Mullins.

Bought by WOUB, KQED, West Virginia Public Broadcasting, KGNU, WCBE and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2013
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: A Time to Keep: 1963 - Voices and Events of the Year, Credit: RCA Victor
An audio time capsule, narrated by NBC's Chet Huntley and David Brinkley, recounts the pivotal year 1963.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2013
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Host Martha Burk
Chicken is big business in the U.S. During National Chicken Month, the industry gives us ways to celebrate -- by eating more chicken of course. Bu...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2013
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: Host Martha Burk
President Obama got a short reprieve when Russia put forward a plan to avoid a U.S. missile strike on Syria by sequestering Syria’s chemical weapon...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2013
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: Host Martha Burk
Two and one half minute commentary on the debate about bombing Syria, and the domestic trade-offs.

  • Added: Sep 05, 2013
  • Length: 02:30
Caption: Host Martha Burk
Labor Day was created in the 19th century by the unions, to celebrate the economic achievements of American workers. But if we look at the 21st ce...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2013
  • Length: 02:30
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On the eve of a vote in Uruguay's House of Representatives on the legalisation of Marijuana, Ben Weisz reports from Montevideo on a country yet to ...

  • Added: Jul 30, 2013
  • Length: 06:51
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Scholars gathered recently at a conference in Virginia to explore the legacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt. The keynote address fell to a Stanford schol...

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: May 24, 2013
  • Length: 02:22
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: McGavock Confederate Cemetery, Credit: Gene Korte
This historical novel brings to life the “Widow of the South,” Carrie McGavock. The bloodiest battle of the Civil War took place on November 30, 18...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2013
  • Length: 09:52

  • Added: Mar 30, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
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Former USA Vice President, Al Gore was an elected official for a quarter century before becoming the poster boy for climate change after the 2000 p...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2013
  • Length: 09:43
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Since the 1970s, Republicans have controlled Southern politics, but according to one researcher, the Republican Party has reached its peak in the S...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2013
  • Length: 02:28
Caption: Joan Michelson (l) of Green Connections Radio and Jaime Carlson (r) of the US Dept of Energy
Curious about how the Dept of Energy is spending your money? Where did all those billions in Recovery Act money go? What financial incentives are t...

  • Added: Dec 29, 2012
  • Length: 21:26
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Conversations and live musical performance based on international themes.

  • Added: Dec 14, 2012
  • Length: 01:52:57