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LaDarrell Hagans is something of a full-time volunteer for Deval Patrick's reelection campaign for Governor of Massachusetts. Although LaDarrell k...

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  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: 04:44
  • Purchases: 2
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It's a perfect match: unions need new members if they are to grow, and young workers need to join unions if they are to improve what's been their s...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2010
  • Length: 03:03
Caption: The George Jackson Brigade, Credit: Courtesy of The George Jackson Brigade Information Project
Not your hipster’s Seattle: the political bombings of the George Jackson Brigade, an underground revolutionary collective active in the Seattle area.

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  • Added: Oct 13, 2010
  • Length: 05:26
  • Purchases: 1
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A former makeup artists to presidents and network anchors, Lillian Brown describes her career in getting public figures ready for their closeups.

  • Added: Oct 12, 2010
  • Length: 54:00
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From Don't Ask, Don't Tell 10/08/2010: War News Radio reports on opponents of the US military’s “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2010
  • Length: 05:55
Caption: Protesters demonstrating against the military’s don’t ask don’t tell policy on Capitol Hill. , Credit: Photo courtesy of the AP.
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2010
  • Length: 29:02
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This week the conversation moves from Kabul to Paris, as we talk with John Mearsheimer, the foreign policy "realist" from the University of Chicago...

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  • Added: Oct 07, 2010
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Kendall Bailey talks to his friend Don Davis about his dismissal from the U.S. Marines under the "Don't Ask Don't Tell" policy.

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  • Added: Oct 01, 2010
  • Length: 02:02
  • Purchases: 4
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It's Hispanic Heritage Month, an excellent time to honor three of the most important Hispanic labor leaders in US history - Cesar Chavez, Dolores H...

  • Added: Oct 01, 2010
  • Length: 08:04
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The image of old men shovelling rain off the roads in Afghanistan sets up a grim picture of the frustration of Afghans who sincerely want to make t...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2010
  • Length: 14:30
Caption: Let's find out where those chemicals are Kids!   Kids of the Gottfried-Röhl-Schule
We all have a mouth and for the duration of our lives we put mainly food into it. Some people think about what goes down! Others don't care. But m...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2010
  • Length: 31:00
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In Latin America, sexism and impunity contribute to violence against women. But the region is also home to powerful female voices, and effective mo...

  • Added: Sep 28, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
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The growth in national security measures since 9/11 is striking. Is this level of government investment worthwhile? Can there ever be too much secu...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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How do you choose missions to fight a war effectively, while minimizing civilian deaths and meeting the obligation to your soldiers?

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Must governments meet violence with an authoritarian response? In the recent Mexican election, citizens could demand a crackdown on druglords at th...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Does the state capitalism model present a challenge to free market political systems? Is Google's confrontation with China a taste of the future? W...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Can you hold to ethical standards and serve a government that makes mistakes? Does becoming a diplomat mean, "my country right or wrong"?

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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Inequality in America has been accelerating rapidly since the 1980s. But capping income levels could put liberty and competitiveness at risk. Regar...

  • Added: Sep 27, 2010
  • Length: 02:00
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After the news that the Senate had not passed legislation to end "don't ask don't tell," commentator Mark Blackmon decided that it was time to remi...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2010
  • Length: 04:08
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This week we're talking with the soldier-turned-author of Washington Rules, Andrew Bacevich. Then we sit down at the piano with the jazz improv sta...

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  • Added: Sep 23, 2010
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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We hear about hip-hop and change in Cuban society, and what people on the ground are saying about new phases in the Cuban revolution.

  • Added: Sep 21, 2010
  • Length: 30:00
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While the middle class in the US is struggling to survive, the rich keep getting richer.

  • Added: Sep 20, 2010
  • Length: 02:01
Caption: http://peopleswaterboard.blogspot.com/  , Credit: Detroit Peoples Water Board
In Detroit, the price of water is so high that for some, it’s out of reach. In response, citizens have come together to form the Detroit People’s ...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2010
  • Length: 09:03
Caption: http://michiganwro.blogspot.com, Credit:  Michigan Welfare Rights Organization
We go to Michigan, where from the city of Detroit, to the farmlands and countryside, citizens are battling to gain greater control over the bounty ...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2010
  • Length: 28:56
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Six monster banks control 60% of the US Gross National Product

  • Added: Sep 15, 2010
  • Length: 03:59