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The U.S. chose to link God, money, business, and government. But it’s important to remember that America was originally established to keep God ind...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 24:45
Caption: Professor Rashad Shabazz
Imagine a large population of Americans living in prison-like-conditions. That’s what it’s like in the so-called Black Belt of South Side Chicago.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Aug 09, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Harvard Professor Emeritus Alvin Poussaint MD
Racial profiling has a little understood yet profound impact on race relations, and remains a source of fear and humiliation for blacks and other p...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2016
  • Length: 04:47
Caption: Harvard Professor Emeritus Alvin Poussaint MD
Racial profiling has a little understood yet profound impact on race relations, and remains a source of fear and humiliation for blacks and other p...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2016
  • Length: 05:46
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Professors Marva Lewis and Marvin Dunn discuss "stereotype threat" and its effect on African Americans sense of safety when interacting with police...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2016
  • Length: 04:39
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Alvin Poussaint discusses the long history of efforts to undermine the self-esteem and well-being of blacks with messages proclaiming black inferio...

  • Added: Jul 16, 2016
  • Length: 04:35
Caption: Larry Tye
More books have been written about Bobby Kennedy than most public figures in our history. Although he’s remembered as a fiery liberal, we easily ...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 07, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This is the full audio from the 1969 Wellesley College commencement speech delivered by Hillary Rodham Clinton, then Hillary Rodham, the first ever...

Bought by Wisconsin Public Radio, MPR News Stations, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 21, 2016
  • Length: 12:02
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Historical photo is of Penny Rosenwasser's granddaddy Moishe’s (far left) dry goods store in Denmark, SC in the 1930s-40s.
Penny Rosenwasser is an activist and author of “Hope Into Practice: Jewish Women Choosing Justice Despite our Fears.” On this edition of Making Co...

Bought by KUNM, KZYX, and WRIR


  • Added: Jun 03, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Kevin Alexander Gray
Pamela Spoto, educator and Peace and Justice advocate, co-hosts again. Our guest is Kevin Alexander Gray. He is is a civil rights organizer and a...

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: May 30, 2016
  • Length: 59:13
  • Purchases: 1
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Producer Tammy Bobrowsky talks with playwright, Cate Belleveau about her new play "Mary 4 Martha 3 NO Footnotes," and also two actors from the play...

  • Added: May 19, 2016
  • Length: 13:17
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Dollar General is coming to Georgetown...

  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 02:53:07
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Wilde's facility with words contributes to his undoing.

Bought by WCPN, KKRN, KMUN, KWMR, KALW and more


  • Added: Mar 29, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Dedan Gills and Belvie Rooks
What’s it like to be in someone else’s skin? What if the color of the skin is different – say, black and white? What might happen when the descenda...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Cave art in Lascaux, France
Your Brain on Stories examines how storytelling could have given early humans a critical evolutionary advantage. Is homo sapiens really homo fictus...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2016
  • Length: 52:01
Caption: Cave art in Lascaux, France
Your Brain on Stories examines how storytelling could have given early humans a critical evolutionary advantage. Is homo sapiens really homo fictus...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2016
  • Length: 52:00

  • Added: Mar 15, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 13
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:30 Promo for the full length program

  • Added: Mar 09, 2016
  • Length: :30
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:30 Promo for the full length program

  • Added: Mar 09, 2016
  • Length: :31
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Newkirk and Reader's Corner host Bob Kustra discuss Newkirk's book about "The Astonishing Life of Ota Benga."

  • Added: Feb 19, 2016
  • Length: 30:10
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Author Derek Cressman, who recently ran for Secretary of State in California, feels the Supreme Court got it terribly wrong with their decision in ...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2016
  • Length: 01:40
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“Any man who really has faith in himself will be dubbed arrogant by his fellows” - Frank Lloyd Wright in 1957, as told to Mike Wallace

Bought by Troy Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 16, 2016
  • Length: 11:10
  • Purchases: 1
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This deeply moving dramatised reconstruction, is based on the extraordinary love letters of two Russian Jews living in Stalin’s Russia in the 1930s.

Bought by KUNM


  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 14:23
  • Purchases: 1
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THE KING’S MONOLOGUE is a mischievously humorous original radio drama based on the surprising private revelations of a stuttering King, King George...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2016
  • Length: 16:47
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A gripping Civil War drama with an unusual twist.

Bought by WCPN, Spokane Public Radio, KKRN, KMUN, KWMR and more


  • Added: Jan 25, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 8