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Caption: Yusef Komunyakaa, poet
Yusef Komunyakaa remembers a swimming hole frequented as a child.

Bought by KALW, KENW, KHSU, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 30, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Even Donald Trump's own advisers seem to have trouble explaining his policy tweets and statements...including his policies on a nuclear arms race.....

  • Added: Dec 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Champagne
It's about time you learned a thing or two about Champagne with our good friend Alex the Wine Guru. A jovial & mirthful show for anyone who has ev...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Richard Cahan
In 1942, the government rounded up more than one hundred thousand Japanese living in the U.S. They were incarcerated for the duration of the war.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Dec 26, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Rachel Galvin, poet, Credit: Nicholas Barberio
Rachel Galvin contemplates the politics of complicity.

Bought by KALW, KHSU, and KENW


  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3
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It's the 2016 holiday episode. But the news never stops for holidays. Several cases in point. ( Told Through Narration, Music and Soundbites)

  • Added: Dec 20, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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How will American democracy survive the election of Donald Trump?

Bought by WLPR, KALW, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Long Yu conducts the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra in works by Chen Qigang, Chen Gang and He Zhanhao, Verdi and Saint-Saens. Featuring Maxim Vengerov...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:30
Caption: John Yau, poet, Credit: Eve Aschheim
John Yau meditates on mortality and the remembrance of the dead.

Bought by KALW, KHSU, KENW, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 19, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Marc Levinson
The 25-years after World War II were a golden age for much of the world. The end of that era in 1973 brought financial crisis, high unemployment, e...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Dec 15, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Eve Ensler, Credit: Brigitte Lacombe
As the creation story of Judeo-Christian beliefs, the biblical recounting of Adam and Eve in the Garden of Eden has long had profound influence aro...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 28:31
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Russian hacks, intel and Exxonosaurus, Rex. The real reason for concern that Trump wants to keep his title/credit as executive producer of Apprent...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Seth Abramson
An unexpected turn has unfolded with the 2016 elections. The Washington Post broke the story on Friday, December 9 that Russia not only hacked Amer...

Bought by KVSC and KCBX


  • Added: Dec 13, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Andrew Joron, Poet
Andrew Joron mediates on the cycle of the moon in language that shifts and slips in meaning.

Bought by KALW and KENW


  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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With works commissioned by ensembles including the Grant Park Festival Orchestra and the Symphonic Orchestra of Michoacán, Argentinean composer Gus...

  • Added: Dec 07, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Cedric de Leon
The “right to work.” The phrase sounds fair and equitable. After all, who shouldn’t have a right to work if they wish to? Twenty-six states now hav...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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For starters, the President-Elect has just chosen a guy nicknamed "Mad Dog" to be the new Defense Secretary. There's legislation called "The 21st C...

  • Added: Dec 06, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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"Where are you from? ... No, where are you REALLY from?" Because of her skin tone and features, Milani Chatterji-Len gets asked this question all t...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and WAMC


  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 04:12
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Yolanda Wisher, poet, Credit: Ryan Collerd
Yolanda Wisher wonders about the type of heart the Tin Woman might long to have.

Bought by KHSU, KENW, and KALW


  • Added: Dec 05, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Mokogodo Warriors, Credit: Martin Wheeler
Fueled by curiosity about the cultures and wildlife, Alex Beard has spent much of his life traveling to the some of the world’s most remote wildli...

  • Added: Dec 02, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: George Lakey at Occupy Philly
The Scandinavian countries … Sweden, Norway and Denmark … boasts the world’s happiest, most productive people. They have equality, low unemployment...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: PRX default Piece image
The recount debate. Trump's baseless claim that Hillary Clinton's huge lead in the popular vote results from voter fraud. Trump's pick for Health S...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Idra Novey, poet, Credit: Donata Zannoti
Idra Novey imagines the thoughts of a man pregnant with a panda bear.

Bought by KHSU, KALW, and KENW


  • Added: Nov 28, 2016
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Dr. Roger Kligler had been fighting prostate cancer for 14 years before he got the news: it's terminal. With no more treatment options, Roger sued ...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 07:40
  • Purchases: 1
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The Trump Transition? The Transition of Trump? Turkeys. Pardons. Media Culpas. Pelosi Clinton. Sanders. Obama. Kellyanne Conway and the Trump busin...

  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 59:00