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NEWSMAKER: Healthcare Reform update MAIN TOPIC: Britain this week beings the messy two-year process of Brexit -- Leaving the EU -- with remainin...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 51:24
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Development efforts in American cities often push out long-term residents and communities of color. Zeroing in on Baltimore, Professor Brandi Bless...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 21:27
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150 years ago, two girls crossed the Missouri River trying to escape a life of slavery. In the summer of 2016, Barry Jurgensen set out on a 500-mil...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
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Dorothy Ashby emerged from the storied mid-20th-century Detroit jazz scene as a creative virtuoso on an instrument not often employed in the jazz w...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: Gerard Emanuel, Credit: DaraMonifah Cooper
March 31, 2017 marks the centennial of the transfer of three Caribbean islands from Denmark to the United States. But are Virgin Islanders US Citi...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 04:59
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Don't Crush That Cream, Hand Me The Left Banke

Bought by KEOS, WOUB, KSJD, Royalton Community Radio, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 8
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40 minutes of (Peter Gabriel era) Genesis

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This week The Rough Draft Diaries chats with Democratic Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur.

  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 06:48
Caption: Rebekah Novinger & Aidan Driscoll
The award-winning Minnesota SkyVault Theater, from Rochester, was in town for Shakespeare week. Troupe members Aidan Driscoll and Rebekah Novinger,...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 23:00
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Now we move to the other emerging center of the music, New York. While New York hosted small combos similar to Chicago, it also grew a number of si...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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This novel intertwines the life of 18-year-old Victoria Jones, who is leaving the foster care system in contemporary California, with the medieval ...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2017
  • Length: 09:56
Caption: Freddie Hubbard
(Air Date: April 4 - 10) On this week's archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Freddie Hubbard with our special guest Sta...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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(Air Dates: March 28 - April 3) This week on 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the birthday of Hugh Masekela with our special guest, Hermon Mehari. Eb...

  • Added: Mar 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Joe Reginella, a Staten Island based sculptor, sneaks a statue into the park every weekend to commemorate a disaster that has been scrubbed from th...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 06:49
  • Purchases: 1
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Next up: Locked In. All across these United States, we put lots and lots of people in jail. Is that a good thing? Or are there costs, not all of ...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
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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...

Bought by WVTF


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 07:26
  • Purchases: 1
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Next up: Locked In. All across these United States, we put lots and lots of people in jail. Is that a good thing? Or are there costs, not all of ...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 54:23
Caption: Dan Egan, Credit: W.W. Norton & Company
A new book by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter Dan Egan examines Great Lakes history and current issues facing the region.

Bought by WCMU, WBFO, North Country Public Radio, and WKSU


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: :55
  • Purchases: 4
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 1
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by KMRE-LP, Prairie Public, WCMU, WRGY, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 8
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In the first of a six-part series on education and inequality in America, we look back on the origins of the modern education system.

Bought by WMNR, KMUN, KKRN, WJCU, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Mar 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A Japanese-American woman trapped in Japan in WWII

Bought by WCPN and KFAI


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 25:05
  • Purchases: 2
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In this episode, and back by popular demand, we're again featuring the most successful commercial album for Texas icon Johnny Bush: "You Gave Me A ...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 02:52:29
  • Purchases: 1
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FEATURE YEAR: 1999. The very best in traditional country, honky tonk, bluegrass and western swing from a feature year in the history of country mus...

Bought by KSRQ and KEOS


  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 56:53
  • Purchases: 2
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Music & Mans Self Discovery with Dj Spooky aka That Subliminal Kid aka Paul Miller explores the ways in which music documents, inspires, heals and ...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 27:41