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Some of you who voted last week might still be disappointed because your candidate did not win. What should you do about it?

  • Added: Nov 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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China has built and is operating the world's largest Radio telescope.

Bought by KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, KENW, KRWG, KKRN, and WYAP


  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Have you had a meaningful debate lately? No, no, what happens in Washington is not a debate.

  • Added: Sep 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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September marks the 5 year anniversary of Occupy. We go to Zuccotti Park, and Oakland to talk to individuals that were part of Occupy Wall Street a...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Sep 18, 2016
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
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In parallel but separate tales, Michelle and Abe inherited immense wealth at a young age. For many years, they didn't talk about it, or know what t...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Sep 16, 2016
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Joe Bev in the press box gathering sound for his Bernie Sanders special., Credit: Lorie Kellogg
Joe Bevilacqua hosts an hour with Bernie Sanders, Spike Lee, Susan Sarandon, Harry Belafonte, Danny Glover, Sarah Silverman, Lorie Kellogg, and Tim...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:36
Caption: Viridiana Hernández lobbying at the Arizona State Legislature against the bill that would ban cities from creating their own city ID if that is extended to undocumented immigrants., Credit: Valeria Fernández
This edition of Making Contact is Part I of our special series examining how immigrants are responding and participating in elections and politics ...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Too often ‘big shoes to fill’ means that those big shoes stomped on others, leaving damaging footprints behind.

  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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I am constantly surprised by the number of bright people and by how many of them are in high office. I remain surprised until I remind myself that ...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
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In my state, this week, leaping off the lower right hand corner of the Front Page of the state’s largest newspaper was this “Educator who won one...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2016
  • Length: 05:42
Caption: Coleen Rowley
Former FBI Special Agent and whistleblower, Coleen Rowley, joins us to discuss the greatest intelligence failure in American History. She had a fr...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2016
  • Length: 57:42
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Soviet Russia 1934. Your husband is taken away to be Stalin’s double. Officially, neither of you exists. For 19 years you endure enforced separatio...

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 14:23
  • Purchases: 1
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 KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, Radio Newark, WYAP, KREV-LP, KKRN and more


  • Added: Oct 01, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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 KBMF 102.5FM Butte, Montana, Radio Newark, and KENW


  • Added: Sep 24, 2015
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 3
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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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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: Unknown
  • Length: 01:59:01