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Black History Month continues as we go to the archives to revisit Black Women Writers in History, a program that examines important African-America...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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As the black-pride movement gained momentum in the late 1960s and early 1970s, an increasing number of jazz artists began to incorporate the messag...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
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Black History Month continues with Michigan native Marcus Wicker. He reads from his 2011 National Poetry Series winning collection, MAYBE THE SADDE...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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For Black History Month, we present THE 19th U.S. Poet Laureate (2012-14) and former Mississippi Poet Laureate (2012-16), Natasha Trethewey, who wo...

Bought by WNJR and WNJR


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Black History: Saluting African American actors who have won the Tony Award for roles in musicals.

  • Added: Feb 04, 2018
  • Length: 01:56:27
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The Global Fight for Climate Justice and against Environmental Injustice with Jacqui Patterson Director of Environmental & Climate Justice at the N...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2018
  • Length: 28:00
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A program featuring tributes to inspirational figures such as Paul Robeson , Jackie Robinson, and Martin Luther King Jr. from Freddie Hubbard, Coun...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
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We visit the National Museum of African American History & Culture, the newest Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela interview...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Painting, landscaping, demo work, dish washer... I'm available.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 01, 2018
  • Length: 04:19
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Julius Lester
Celebrating two radio legends who passed through Pacifica radio station WBAI in New York City in the seventies on their way to greater glory- I was...

  • Added: Jan 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:36
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Bring It On co-anchors William Hosea and Jim Sims welcome Indiana State Senator and attorney Greg Taylor (representing District 33) to discuss the ...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:11
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Before closing the book on 2017, we rewind the tape to hear what the year sounded like with some of the best interview segments packed into one sho...

Bought by KRPS, GCR (Global Community Radio), Spokane Public Radio, WEAA, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Tune in to “Sounds Jewish” for Jewish music in praise of Martin Luther King Jr. – plus songs that demonstrate the longtime simpatico between Jews a...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Jan 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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We're spinning some of our favorite songs of 2017, and remembering some of our radio adventures.

  • Added: Dec 28, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
Caption: Dick Gregory
The retrospective of 2017 continues with mixes from Charlottesville to Washington with music and emotions from a turbulent year

Bought by KDUR


  • Added: Dec 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:03
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Matt The Cat has dug up some more R&B Christmas treasures and added a few tunes about New Years for this week’s continuation of the “Juke In The Ba...

Bought by KTRT RADIO INC, Royalton Community Radio, WHRV, KSRQ, and Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting


  • Added: Dec 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Our mindsets are not just similar, but almost like we’re reading from the same book… and actually we are.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 11, 2017
  • Length: 04:25
  • Purchases: 1
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Gregg & Gabriela chat backstage with Taj Mahal and 'Keb'Mo. Their recent album "TajMo" is Grammy-nominated. Gregg meets an organic pig farmer. An...

  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:56
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The “Juke In The Back” is proud to feature Fats Domino, who passed away on October 24th at the age of 89. He was one of the most influential and po...

Bought by KCSM, KTRT RADIO INC, Royalton Community Radio, WHRV, 90.5 WSNC and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Fats Domino
A thirty minute tribute to one of the founders of rock & roll- Antoine "Fats" Domino, featuring some of his classic recordings, interviews and actu...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2017
  • Length: 28:52
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
Matt The Cat celebrates Halloween with the scariest, spookiest and most sinister vintage rhythm & blues records ever made! It's the disembodied "so...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KTRT RADIO INC, KSRQ, WHRV, WOUB and more


  • Added: Oct 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Poet Terrance Hayes, a MacArthur fellow reads from his fifth book, HOW TO BE DRAWN, winner of the 2016 NAACP Image Award for Poetry, while at the H...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Hantam Community Education Trust, Eradicating Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) starting with South Africa. Katherine King Documentarian joins us f...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 27:50
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Diggin' Diz: A Portrait Of Dizzy Gillespie

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
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A look at the pianist and composer's early life and career, including an interview with Monk biographer Robin D.G. Kelley.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:00