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Republican leaders in Congress want to cut Social Security payments in order to reduce the deficit that's been caused in part by tax breaks for the...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2010
  • Length: 03:21
  • Purchases: 1
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When the polar ice caps melt, sea level will rise. That’s happened earlier in the history of the world, and it appears it will happen again. In t...

  • Added: Aug 16, 2010
  • Length: 58:01
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As a new federal report shows,unionized workers not only earn more than non-union workers, but also have much better benefits.

  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 04:19
Caption: A new member of the Iraqi Parliament in Baghdad on June 14th, 2010., Credit: Phote courtesy of AP.
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Aug 06, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
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In this edition of Radio Curious we visit again with Spencer Wells and discuss his new book, “Pandora’s Seed: The Unforeseen Cost of Civilization,”...

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  • Added: Aug 02, 2010
  • Length: 29:01
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From "Passport Troubles" (7/23/10): War News Radio talks to Iraqis about the difficulty of obtaining a passport

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 06:12
Caption: An Iraqi women holding her passport. , Credit: Photo courtesy of Reuters.
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan

  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
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From "Passport Troubles" (7/23/10): We talk to medical school students who are participants in the Army’s Health Professions Scholarship Program, w...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2010
  • Length: 07:04
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John Atlas documented the 40 year life of ACORN, warts and all, in his book "Seeds of Change" and he is our guest today with Si Kahn, founder Grass...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2010
  • Length: 41:59
Caption: Opponets of the new curriculum hold up signs during a recent school board meeting , Credit: Emilie Ritter
A new sex education curriculum is creating a controversy in the Rocky Mountain town of Helena, Montana

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  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 04:20
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Union organizers Tom Mooney and Warren K. Billings were the victims of one of the most outrageous frameups in U.S. history.

  • Added: Jul 16, 2010
  • Length: 06:05
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In California's Sierra Nevada the Tsi-Akim Maidu tribe is working to heal from being nearly annihilated when the Gold Rush came to town in the 1800s.

  • Added: Jul 14, 2010
  • Length: 58:11
Caption: Dr. Edward Miller, Credit: NPC
Dr. Miller addresses a National Press Club luncheon about health reform and caring for low income and Medicaid patients.

  • Added: Jul 09, 2010
  • Length: 54:51
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Congress is only adding to our economic problems by refusing extra aid to the unemployed and to states faced with having to lay off many vital publ...

  • Added: Jul 09, 2010
  • Length: 04:10
Caption: Herbie Hancock
Hancock talks about his collaboration with African and Latin American stars.

  • Added: Jul 09, 2010
  • Length: 07:21
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From "Passing Time" 7/2/10: War News Radio reports on a new documentary about Iraqi refugees.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2010
  • Length: 10:36
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From "Passing Time" 7/2/10: War News Radio reports on Afghan peace activism.

  • Added: Jul 02, 2010
  • Length: 06:36
Caption: Oscar Estrada, Credit: http://www.elheraldo.hn/content/view/full/18947
We hear from activists and experts who say the U.S. can learn a lot from social movements in Latin America.

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  • Added: Jul 01, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
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  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 27:59
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This June, thousands of grassroots activists converged on Detroit, Michigan to attend the 2010 United States Social Forum. We were there and on thi...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 29:59
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When China loosens the peg of its currency to the dollar, the U.S. will benefit--but it may hurt labor in China. While the looser Chinese currency ...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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In Rwanda, 92 percent of citizens have government-mandated health insurance, collectively owned by the policy-holders themselves. Does organizing h...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Governments have a moral responsibility to protect their citizens. How far does that extend? Is a "kill list" justified?

  • Added: Jun 29, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Oliver Stone and members of his research team for the movie discuss their latest work that focuses on several South American and central American C...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2010
  • Length: 53:57
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US AID Administrator Dr. Rajiv Shah discusses the mission of US AID in the Obama Administration and it's role in tackeling world hunger, the AIDS e...

  • Added: Jun 25, 2010
  • Length: 53:59