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Caption: Kasim Sultan, Credit: Kasim Sultan (facebook)
From Todd Rundgren's Utopia, to Joan Jett and the Black Hearts, to Blue Oyster Cult - and a solo career meet Kasim Sultan - whose music is a part o...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Bryan Cranston and Jay Roach, Credit: Donna Granata
The feature film Trumbo (2015), staring Breaking Bad’s Bryan Cranston, is based on the true story of blacklisted writer Dalton Trumbo. The followin...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2016
  • Length: 04:38
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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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There are lots of bad guys out there. And lots of people who could be bad guys. And other guys . . . well, we're not so sure about them. But can th...

  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • 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 and WRFA-LP


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 07:26
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Grant Barrett and Martha Barnette
This week on "A Way with Words": Slang from the 19th century. The slang coming out of Victorian mouths was more colorful than you might think. A 19...

Bought by KREV-LP, WMUU-LP, WSLR, WNJR, WETD and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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There are lots of bad guys out there. And lots of people who could be bad guys. And other guys . . . well, we're not so sure about them. But can th...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:22
  • Purchases: 1
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Most people think of the Ku Klux Klan as a hate group from the South, organizing against African Americans. And yet, in the earlier half of the 20t...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 03:39
  • Purchases: 1
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-An animated, online map shows for the first time just how the Ku Klux Klan spread rapidly to all 50 states between 1915 and 1940. -Tracing the “e...

Bought by KEDT, Radio Phoenix, WMUU-LP, WAMC, WXDU and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
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-An animated, online map shows for the first time just how the Ku Klux Klan spread rapidly to all 50 states between 1915 and 1940. -Tracing the “e...

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


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Gary police department, Credit: Library of Congress
For many Americans, police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota earlier this summer were strikingly reminiscent of similar instances across the nat...

Bought by KSFR, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, XRAY.fm, WRGY, WRIR and more


  • Added: Aug 19, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Conor Casey & Eva Urcia
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event o...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 28:22
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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
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This week we feature flaws in biopics of rock legends. Yeah, it's petty, but it's still a bunch of fun!

Bought by WOUB, KSKQ, 89.1 Trapper Radio KNWT, WYAP, and KSRQ


  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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The myths and legend surrounding AMC's oldest trail crew, the TFC, aka Trail F*cking Crew.

  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 25:00
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Six days after the saddest day on the Jewish calendar, Tisha B'Av, comes one of the happiest days. Tu B'Av has encouraged and celebrated romantic l...

Bought by WLPR


  • Added: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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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: Aug 18, 2016
  • Length: 02:23
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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: 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: Ozark Highlands Radio
Shenandoah Valley Virginia Progressive Folk Roots Band “The Steel Wheels” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkans...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Ozark Highlands Radio
Grammy Award winning cowboy quartet “Riders in the Sky” perform live at the Ozark Folk Center State Park in Mountain View, Arkansas. Also, Mark Jo...

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
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A tribute to vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson. Please note there is no mention of his passing in this program.

Bought by WFIU, WOUB, KRPS, WRGY, WCPN and more


  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 53:45
  • Purchases: 8
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This episode traces the history and future of romance.

  • Added: Aug 17, 2016
  • Length: 03:39

  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 02:57:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Katie Herzog
Who doesn't enjoy that refreshing feeling when you walk in from 90 degree heat to the cool blast of an air-conditioned room? Last month extreme hea...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2