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When Bad Guys don't always win, we can cheer: Author Kevin Fortuna reads from his story collection, The Dunning Man. Have you ever taken bold actio...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:40
Caption: The 10-inch guns at Battery Russell that weren't fired.
The US mainland hadn't been attacked since the War of 1812 until a summer evening during 1942. And when Battery Russell on the Oregon coast was sh...

Bought by WSLR and WYAP

  • Added: Nov 08, 2014
  • Length: 15:47
  • Purchases: 2
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It was 1945, Joe Prinster was just hours into his high school diploma when he was told to "pack and be ready to get on the train in the morning...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2014
  • Length: 01:35
Caption: Honoring Elsie Mitchell and the 5 School Children who died during WWII near Bly, Oregon
Few people have ever been to Bly, Oregon. Fewer people know the story of what happened at Bly. Here's the story behind the plaque.

  • Added: Jul 20, 2014
  • Length: 15:01
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It’s odd to think cannibals, cannabis-growers, Vietnam War protesters, and prison escapees all have something in common. But they do: the necessity...

Bought by WEZU and PRX Remix

  • Added: Jun 11, 2014
  • Length: 21:04
  • Purchases: 2
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Bryan Doerries discusses how bringing Greek tragedies to service members opens up new conversations. [30:31]

  • Added: Aug 16, 2012
  • Length: 30:34
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A writer and Vietnam Veteran discusses Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried. [28:31]

Bought by KBBI and WRVO Public Media

  • Added: Aug 16, 2012
  • Length: 28:31
  • Purchases: 2
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Cleaning Clothes in the Desert was first published in Quarterly Literary Review Singapore and was written by UK based writer Benjamin Wolfe. Set i...

  • Added: May 30, 2012
  • Length: 11:27
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During the Civil War a southern civilian is to be executed by being hung from a bridge. What happens or doesn't happen next we won't know until the...

Bought by KUT

  • Added: Mar 06, 2012
  • Length: 25:32
  • Purchases: 1
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Peter Headen and his wife, Jacqueline, tell the story of their 40-year courtship.

Bought by KBBI and KUOW

  • Added: Feb 13, 2012
  • Length: 03:23
  • Purchases: 2
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Ralph Fiennes talks human nature, Shakespeare's bitterness, and military leaders in times of peace.

  • Added: Feb 09, 2012
  • Length: 14:17
Caption: MIRAD, A Boy from Bosnia, Credit: Chris Templeton
An achingly passionate drama based on the true story of a boy soldier in Bosnia.

  • Added: Jul 18, 2011
  • Length: 39:41
Caption: MIRAD, A BOY FROM BOSNIA, Credit: Producer: Chris Templeton
An achingly passionate, high-tension drama based on the true story of MIRAD and his gruelling experiences as a boy soldier in Bosnia after witnessi...

  • Added: Jul 18, 2011
  • Length: 45:59
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Playwright and activist Lynn Nottage explains how after interviewing survivors of Congo's civil war in 2004, she was inspired to write "Ruined," wh...

  • Added: Jul 05, 2011
  • Length: 06:46
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A twenty-five year old Marine veteran suffering from PTSD has found peace through making paper from his old uniforms. He's also found his voice...a...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, KRUA, PRX Remix, KUOW, and Prairie Public

  • Added: Nov 04, 2010
  • Length: 04:11
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Bollywood posters for sale in Afghani store., Credit: AP
From "Bollywood Across Borders" 9/10/2010: War News Radio reports on the Afghans' love for Bollywood cinema.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2010
  • Length: 07:47
Caption: Bollywood posters for sale in an Afghani store, Credit: AP
News and features on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

  • Added: Sep 10, 2010
  • Length: 29:00
From: WHJE
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A post apocalyptic drama

  • Added: Feb 22, 2010
  • Length: 02:56
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Interview with Mark Sundlov, manager of the Ronald Reagan Minuteman Missile State Historical Site near Cooperstown, ND.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2010
  • Length: 17:44
Caption: Mitch Albom
Writer Mitch Albom's rabbi asked him to deliver his eulogy when he died. The ensuing eight years of meeting with the rabbi as well as working with ...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2009
  • Length: 29:00
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Breves cápsulas testimoniadas de los hechos macabros sucedidos en el Calabozo, San Vicente. El Salvador.

  • Added: Dec 04, 2009
  • Length: 20:39
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Writer/director Oren Moverman and actor Woody Harrelson talk to Andrea Chase about their work on the anti-war film, THE MESSENGER

  • Added: Nov 08, 2009
  • Length: 07:27
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From "Center Stage" (February 20, 2009): War News Radio profiles an independent theater production that examines the ways the national media shapes...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2009
  • Length: 05:29
Caption: Malika Kalontarova, Credit: Warren Lehrer, photo ©2003
A family of Bukharan Jewish dancers and musicians escape war-torn Tajikistan. They move to an apartment near Queens BLVD, and go from dodging bulle...

Bought by Remix Radio

  • Added: Feb 21, 2009
  • Length: 03:39
  • Purchases: 1
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A GERMAN REQUIEM -audiobook review

  • Added: Oct 13, 2008
  • Length: 03:47