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SPOILER WARNING: Please listen to Episode 53: Melinda and Judy before you listen to this. This is the second episode of a two-part story. Melinda...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2017
  • Length: 31:45
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When Melinda Dawson was seven years old, she learned that she was adopted under mysterious circumstances. As she got older and had children of her ...

  • Added: Jan 13, 2017
  • Length: 25:27
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In this episode, we hear from Amahl Bishara about her work with Aida refugee camp, the power of storytelling for the Palestinian cause, and how she...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 33:17
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We hear from Munir Jirmanus, a physicist near Boston, MA about his multiple experiences and encounters with the concept of "home." Munir tells a nu...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 26:19
Caption: Babyland
Eighteen-year-old Tonia Miller was accused of shaking her baby to death. A jury in Michigan convicted the young mother of second-degree murder and ...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2016
  • Length: 30:58
Caption: Lynne and Gary Brennan at a college winter formal in 1974. This photo was taken a few days after they were engaged.
In sickness and in health, as long as we both shall live. We’ve all heard wedding vows before. They are the promise that we will commit to our spou...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2016
  • Length: 07:36
Caption: Dave Ripka with two of his favorite stuffed animals, Credit: Deanna Kay
EVEN WITH THE RISE OF ONLINE DATING WEBSITES AND WAYS TO CONNECT, THERE IS STILL A LARGE DEMOGRAPHIC THAT THEY HAVE YET TO HELP. FROM GLEN BURNIE,...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2016
  • Length: 05:16
Caption: Karla Helbert, Credit: Rebecca D'Angelo
Karla Helbert is many things. An accomplished writer and veteran therapist. Wife, mother, artist. A seeker, too. Libertine in matters spiritual. A...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2016
  • Length: 27:06
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This hour-long special is about the unspoken challenges of caring for a family member with dementia. The show explores the experience of ambiguous ...

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KWMR, 90.9 WBUR - Boston's NPR News Station, Oregon Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Oct 12, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
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One hour documentary exploring the increasing epidemic of heroin and opioid abuse and addiction in the Midwest.

  • Added: Oct 06, 2016
  • Length: 01:00:04
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600 Deepdene: One block. Everybody's story.

  • Added: Sep 26, 2016
  • Length: 48:30
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600 Deepdene: One Block. Everybody's story.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Sep 26, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
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How the heck do you get a silent film star on the radio?

  • Added: Sep 24, 2016
  • Length: 02:16:54
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Kathleen Lindsen interviews Ron Sheckler on "Fat Kat Kountry" (another awesome KFOK radio show)...

  • Added: Sep 16, 2016
  • Length: 26:46
Caption: David Hudson, Credit: Charles McGuigan
David Hudson is principal of Holton Elementary School, and he may well be the best school administrator in th entire Richmond metropolitan area. He...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2016
  • Length: 27:11
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If you’ve never heard of a fish camp, don’t let the name fool you. It’s not a place where you fish or camp. Instead, the term designates a place wh...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Jul 07, 2016
  • Length: 22:44
  • Purchases: 1
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2100 E Monument: One block. Everybody's story.

  • Added: Jul 06, 2016
  • Length: 48:30
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2100 E Monument: One Block. Everybody's story.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 06, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Senator Tim Kaine with wife Anne Holton, Credit: Charles McGuigan
Senator Tim Kaine, the man who may well be the next vice president of the United States, is consistent in his core beliefs and has a dear love for ...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2016
  • Length: 23:03
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Can you drink your own urine? Run yourself to death? This week we explore the science and physiology of how extreme heat effects our bodies.

  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 26:50
Caption: Shenandoah National Park, Credit: Charles McGuigan
More than 75 years ago Shenandoah National Park opened to the public for the first time. One of the most scenic routes in Virginia— Skyline Drive w...

  • Added: May 26, 2016
  • Length: 53:41
Caption: Abbie Catherine Waters
Abbie Waters lived in Richmond, Virginia and attended Holton Elementary School. She had survived a rare form of cancer called rhabdomyosarcoma. F...

  • Added: May 26, 2016
  • Length: 27:28
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For Yom HaShoah, stories of Israeli encounters with the Holocaust in the years and decades after it ended.

  • Added: May 25, 2016
  • Length: 48:42
Caption: Abbie Catherine Waters
Abbie Catherine Waters was just nine years and two days old when she left this world. I have heard men and women who knew Abbie refer to her as an ...

  • Added: May 20, 2016
  • Length: 26:25
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200 W Saratoga: One block. Everybody's story.

  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 48:30