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The Original Black Elite. We’ve spoken with Elizabeth Dowling Taylor before, about her book “A Slave in the White House.” Well, Beth has kept on ...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:10
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In these short daily segments, Stewart Harris talks about various topics and current events and how they pertain to laws already on the books or ho...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 07:27
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The Original Black Elite. We’ve spoken with Elizabeth Dowling Taylor before, about her book “A Slave in the White House.” Well, Beth has kept on ...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:37
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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
Caption: Seattle Labor Chorus
Interview: Janet and Bob talk about how the Seattle Labor Chorus started, their music, and the way to join as well as playing three of the choir’s...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 28:48
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Before Jackie Robinson, there were the Negro Leagues -- home to some of the greatest untold stories in baseball.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 1
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FEATURE YEAR: 1995. The very best in traditional country, honky tonk, bluegrass and western swing from a feature year in the history of country mus...

Bought by KEOS and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 57:25
  • Purchases: 2
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In this episode, we're featuring the biggest selling record in the career of Johnny Sea: "The World Of A Country Boy" (1964). Gulfport, Mississippi...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 17, 2017
  • Length: 02:50:46
  • Purchases: 1
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The entire 1951 movie is narrated -- and commented on -- in this sound-rich radio show...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 02:36:58
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Tune in next time to "Sounds Jewish" for Jewish songs of resistance from many points during the past century.

Bought by WLPR and KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The “Weekly Arts Calendar” is a weekly listing of events and activities that highlight the arts, music and culture of the region and within Minnesota.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:57
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Choosing language that helps resolve interpersonal conflict. Sometimes a question is really just a veiled form of criticism. Understanding the diff...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, WYAP, WEZU, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Join us as we unpack the long history of carbonated water, from natural mineral springs, to the invention of artificial carbonation by a radical 18...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 13:27
From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: Aaron Copland, Credit: Victor066
We’ll hear music from early and late in Aaron Copland’s career on this What’s New.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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Find out exactly how much money famous composers make in this week's episode.

Bought by KSRQ, WYAP, and 89.1 Trapper Radio KNWT


  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Today's episode explores the nuances of how historians research, think about, and explain history.

  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 06:03
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Climate swing calls for changing baritonic sax pressure, Lars Gullin moves into the “Queen of the Jukeboxes” Dinah Washington (after all she once s...

Bought by WVBI-LP, WYAP, WJSU, KMRE-LP, and WKAR


  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:58
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Declassified artist's concept of the 1960s Manned Orbiting Laboratory, Credit: National Reconnaissance Office
Rod Pyle reveals bizarre yet fascinating space projects of the past in his new book. Pyle also exposes previously classified information about mis...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KWMR, KRZA, WMUU-LP, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 15, 2017
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Larry Nielsen
There’s no denying that the current moment is grim, for the environment, civil rights, and plain old human decency. But I once heard a wise man say...

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Cream, Buffalo Springfield, some obscurities, and lots of stuff from 1968.

Bought by KSRQ, KCMJ Community Radio, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio, KWMR and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 15
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With a small gesture of good will toward Syrian refugees, one woman incurred the wrath of evangelical Christians on social media. The resulting cha...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 47:05
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Thick As A Brick

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Two stories - one imagined, one based on actual events - about prominent African Americans.

Bought by KCHW, KFCF FM, Spokane Public Radio, KMUN, KWMR and more


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Unveiled in 2004, the African American Legacy Project (AALP) of Northwest Ohio, has been documenting and preserving the history of Northwest Ohio's...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 06:18
Caption: Nina Simone
On this week's 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of jazz vocalist Nina Simone with our very own Eboni Fondren. Eboni has some advice for ...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:00