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Fundraising hour for stations carrying the Ken Rudin's Political Junkie weekly program. This show highlights the breadth of political conversations...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 38:25
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During the Campaign, after the election, and at his Inauguration, the incendiary language of Donald Trump has drawn comparisons to the demagogues o...

Bought by WNYC, KFSK, KTSW 89.9, Prairie Public, WRGY and more

  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 54:27
  • Purchases: 29
Caption: Women's March 2016, St. Paul, MN, Credit: Katie Carter
Area Voices producer Katie Carter rode along on a bus from Bemidji full of women and girls headed to the Women's March in St. Paul. This segment o...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 18:11
Caption: Robert E. Lee Statue on Moument Avenue, Credit: Kelley Libby/Radio IQ
This past Saturday, over 1,000 Richmonders streamed down Monument Avenue in solidarity with the Women’s March on Washington, planned for this weeke...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:21
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How does today's Black Lives Matter Movement compare to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s leadership of the Civil Rights Movement in the 1960s? Can BLM...

Bought by KQAL, Public Radio for All, KMUD, and WXDU

  • Added: Dec 15, 2016
  • Length: 20:57
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Looking back at 2016 at Arches National Park, Credit: Linda Warren
The unexpected, unusual, often positive, even life-changing events of our past year…..surrounded by the voices and music we may have heard, or neve...

Bought by WHRV, KALH, WRVO Public Media, and KAWC

  • Added: Dec 12, 2016
  • Length: 57:16
  • Purchases: 4
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Five years, two trials, and hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal fees have failed to resolve Special Agent Christopher Deedy’s case. That hasn...

  • Added: Dec 08, 2016
  • Length: 31:21
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In even the most high profile criminal cases, there comes a point where the world moves on. But for the families of both the victims and the shoote...

  • Added: Dec 01, 2016
  • Length: 29:41
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In 1969, the Army Corps of Engineers shut off the American side of Niagara Falls to study erosion. We interview the man who led that team.

Bought by KUSU, WCPN, WCMU, WAMC, and WBFO

  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: 03:27
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Michael Keene is an author and historian.
The Erie Canal changed the world by connecting New York City and the Atlantic Ocean to the Great Lakes. But author and historian Michael Keene says...

Bought by WXXI, WRVO Public Media, WCPN, North Country Public Radio, WAMC and more

  • Added: Nov 23, 2016
  • Length: :56
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: BY ANGELICA A. MORRISON / Pedestrian Bridge to be replaced at Niagara Falls State Park., Credit: BY ANGELICA A. MORRISON / Pedestrian Bridge to be replaced at Niagara Falls State Park.
New York State plans to shut off the American Falls, a major attraction for tourists who flock to Niagara Falls. It's part of a project to replace...

Bought by WCPN, WXXI, North Country Public Radio, WAMC, WSKG and more

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 03:25
  • Purchases: 7
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Produced the day after Leon Russell's death on November 13, 2016, music host Paul Ingles plays some spectacular Leon Russell performances and revie...

Bought by WAMC, Wyoming Public Radio, WVPE, KMSU, Prairie Public and more

  • Added: Nov 14, 2016
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 19
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After a hung jury in the rape trial of five local Hawaiians, the family of the alleged victim looked for vengeance. They got it — by committing one...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2016
  • Length: 29:02
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A privileged socialite. A Native Hawaiian wrongfully accused of rape. A ruling elite that favors whites. So begins the Massie Case. A story from 19...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 33:12
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This Veterans Day, Americans will be marking one hundred years since the end of World War One, but there will be no veterans of that war present to...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and Prairie Public

  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 03:36
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: A plane recovered from Lake Michigan, Credit: John Davies
To accompany a documentary screening, the National Museum of the Great Lakes is searching for Navy pilots who trained on Lake Michigan during World...

Bought by WXXI, WCMU, WKSU, and WBFO

  • Added: Nov 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:14
  • Purchases: 4
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A short radio documentary about the 1981 Memorial Day Flood in Austin, Texas that killed 13 people.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2016
  • Length: :00
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A Cessna 185 disappeared in the fall of 1971, and no trace of the plane or its three occupants was found until nearly 12 years later. In this edit...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2016
  • Length: 07:46
Caption: Draken Harald Harfagre, Credit: courtesy of Draken Harald Harfagre
The replica Viking ship Draken Harald Hårfagre has sailed out of the Great Lakes, wrapping up a summer visit marred by a dispute over pilots fees. ...

Bought by WCPN, WXXI, WMUK, WAMC, WCMU and more

  • Added: Sep 07, 2016
  • Length: 03:16
  • Purchases: 7
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-Yoko Ono was an accomplished and innovative artist long before she met John Lennon. - A novel by Fred D’Aguiar tells the story of a mother and dau...

Bought by WJCU, KMRE-LP, WUGA (part of GPB), Peconic Public Broadcasting, KKRN and more

  • Added: Sep 02, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Couldn't help but notice there's a new, best-selling book about Patty Hearst and the SLA. So, on a week i'm under the weather ..i thought to reoff...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 56:09
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Gemini GEL, Graphic Editions Limited, has been contributing to the cultural fabric of American Contemporary Art for over 50 years. As they celebrat...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2016
  • Length: 05:43
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A new, regional news program from The New England News Collaborative, hosted by John Dankosky. Stories about the dangers of being a pedestrian, che...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and Vermont Public Radio

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 49:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The sloop Washington went down in November 1803., Credit: Jim Kennard
An eighteenth century sloop called the Washington has been discovered off the coast of Oswego, New York.

Bought by Michigan Radio, WAMC, WCMU, WCPN, and WBFO

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 01:17
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Port Clinton lighthouse moves by barge, Credit: Elizabeth Miller
Hundreds gathered Tuesday to watch the Port Clinton lighthouse make a half-mile journey down the Portage River to a new home on Lake Erie. The 120-...

Bought by WXXI and WBFO

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:18
  • Purchases: 2