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This deeply moving dramatised reconstruction, is based on the extraordinary love letters of two Russian Jews living in Stalin’s Russia in the 1930s.

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 14:23
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 1, Credit: Mike Boudet
In this debut episode of Sword and Scale, author Janice Holly Booth tells the story of Bruce Blackman's slip into schizophrenia and the horrible re...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 56:25
Caption: Doug Bennett
Since we couldn't get David Talbot, founder of Salon.com and author of Devil's Chessboard, I borrowed portions of Amy Goodman's interview with him ...

  • Added: Jan 03, 2016
  • Length: 59:24
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Increasingly, police don’t live in the neighborhoods, or even the cities they patrol. But is that a problem? Law enforcement agencies around the ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and WRIR

  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Will 100 million dollars in grant funds be enough for humans to discover a tiny needle in the cosmic haystack?

Bought by WYAP, KREV-LP, KKRN, and KENW

  • Added: Oct 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Paul Ehrlich
Unspun peers into the future at the Sixth Great Extinction with Paul Ehrlich. Paul R. Ehrlich is the Bing Professor of Population Studies and the ...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9

  • Added: Sep 27, 2015
  • Length: 57:49
  • Purchases: 1
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New research has revealed a truly mind boggling number of potentially habitable locations in the Universe.

Bought by KENW

  • Added: Sep 24, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 1
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“After 22 years [of working in criminal justice], I didn’t think there was anybody that could tell me anything more about how broken the criminal s...

  • Added: Sep 15, 2015
  • Length: 13:10
Caption: Michael J. Coyle
Dr. Coyle is currently Associate Professor, in the Political Science Department of California State University, Chico. He teaches courses on "Pris...

Bought by KPIP-LP

  • Added: Aug 31, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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“I was born a girl, I was born black, and I was born to two alcoholic parents. I knew I was doomed.”

  • Added: Aug 24, 2015
  • Length: 22:40
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Alignment over time between how you appear and how you behave, between what you say and what you do, is critical.

  • Added: Jul 21, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
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In the summer of 1970, when she was 21, Patrice Gaines spent several weeks in jail facing charges for possession of heroin. She was a drug abuser s...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jul 07, 2015
  • Length: 11:48
  • Purchases: 1
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Calvin Duncan spent over 28 years in prison for a crime he didn’t commit. In prison, he taught himself the law. He became a jailhouse lawyer and he...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: May 25, 2015
  • Length: 17:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Louisiania bayou
Five years after the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, not everyone is “back to normal.” On this edition, we follow BP’s trail fro...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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More than 50 years ago, America’s most prolific composer, Duke Ellington, collaborated with bassist Charlie Mingus and drummer Max Roach to produce...

  • Added: Mar 20, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:01
Caption: Squatters' settlement along a Manila, Philippines waterway , Credit: Aurora Almendral
Reporter Aurora Almendral visits one squatter settlement in the Philippine and finds out how one community leveraged their political power into hom...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 09:15
  • Purchases: 1
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Join us for a special program featuring two legendary albums. The first, a "Conversation With The Blues," was recorded by Paul Oliver during the su...

Bought by Radio New Zealand and WJSU

  • Added: Feb 06, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Cat Brooks
Mauro Oliviera, local activist and producer of Smallworldradio.net, co-hosts with me today. Our guest is direct action activist and organizer, Cat...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2015
  • Length: 58:54
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Recently, at Harlem’s Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, the AfroLatino Forum kicked off it’s three-day international conference “Afr...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 59:58
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Podcasting from The Old Oak Street Burial Ground in Grafton, MA, Piazza and I speak with author, Roberta Grimes, about her book “The Fun of Dying: ...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 52:54
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A profile of Jubilee Leadership Academy, an organization reaching out to troubled teen boys.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2014
  • Length: 08:50
Caption: A migratory bird without a home..., Credit: Susan Cook
Legislative ethics exist to put the brakes on political gamesmanship- whether it’s trading votes for to pass a bill, get a new job, or for financi...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2014
  • Length: 10:07
Caption: Fragments, Interviews & Imagination
Almost 20 years ago, I created a sound documentary/ art piece, addressing the issues of cultural identity and race in America by interviewing 4 fem...

Bought by KVSC

  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 21:27
  • Purchases: 1
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Left Forum Friday, May 30, 2014 Plenary with Cornel West, Immortal Technique, Marina Sitrin, and Stanley Aronowitz;

  • Added: Jun 14, 2014
  • Length: 01:39:12
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Aaron J. Brown is an author and community college instructor from the Iron Range. He writes MinnesotaBrown.com and hosts Northern Community Radio's...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2014
  • Length: 03:46