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To dwell on beauty and normalcy; to reassert the liveliness of ordinary things, precisely in the face of what is hardest and most broken in life an...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Source: Library of Congress, Credit: Voting in Washington, D.C., 1938
30-second promo for "Pulling the Curtain: Voting in America [rebroadcast]” with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag

Bought by WXDU and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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The Lincoln-Douglas debates come alive, courtesy of David Strathairn and Paul Giamatti.

Bought by WNJR, WCPN, KMUN, KFCF FM, KUOW and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 21

  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 14
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On episode #1200 Our Republic, President Thomas Jefferson spoke about the differences between a true democracy and a republic. In the podcast intro...

Bought by KPIP-LP, RadioFreePalmer, KMRE-LP, and Radio Phoenix


  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Half and half.

Bought by WOUB and KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Bucky Pizzarelli
(Air Dates: November 1 - 7) On this week's archive episode of 12th Street Jump, we celebrate the music of Bucky Pizzarelli with Bucky himself and h...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
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The first two-party debate of the 2016 presidential election; wreaking havoc in Africa and the Spanish Main, Sir Francis Drake disembarks at Plymou...

  • Added: Oct 31, 2016
  • Length: 02:22:44
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A listener wonders why we fear irrational things when there are plenty of real threats out there.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and WLPR


  • Added: Oct 30, 2016
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
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American Concentration Camp. Join Stewart and his older son, Tom, on a visit to Manzanar, where Japanese-Americans were incarcerated, en masse, dur...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:02
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We talk with journalist Dan Barry about his book The Boys In The Bunkhouse. It’s about the scores of mentally challenged men who were exploited and...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: Young Hillary
"Presidential Shortcuts 2016" takes a historical look at elections from Teddy Roosevelt to Barack Obama while comparing Donald Trump and Hillary Cl...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:26
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Promotional photo of Boris Karloff from The Bride of Frankenstein as Frankenstein’s monster., Credit: Source: Wikimedia Commons
What’s a Halloween show without a helping of horror, one of America’s favorite forms of entertainment? Rooted in legend and culture, horror stories...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Promotional photo of Boris Karloff from The Bride of Frankenstein as Frankenstein’s monster. , Credit: Source: Wikimedia Commons
What’s a Halloween show without a look at horror, one of America’s favorite fascinations? Rooted in legend and culture, American horror plays on ou...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, RadioFreePalmer, XRAY.fm, KUMD, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Everett Massacre,  Holding the Fort-Sung by IWW
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Mike continues his special segment of We Do The Work called ‘Learn Yourself” that explores an historical labor event h...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 27:52
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Little Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, Friday the Thirteenth, Blair Witch. It seems the woods make a great backdrop for scary stories, but why?...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 21:48
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American Concentration Camp. Join Stewart and his older son, Tom, on a visit to Manzanar, where Japanese-Americans were incarcerated, en masse, dur...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio)


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 54:29
  • Purchases: 1
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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 WRFA-LP and WVTF


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 07:27
  • Purchases: 2
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-Are betting markets are a more accurate predictor than election polls? -The influence of Millennials on the upcoming election. -The vast majorit...

Bought by 91.7 WHUS Storrs, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WAMC, KMRE-LP, and WTJU


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
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Another hour of Dylan's most literate work, hosted by Paul Ingles, to further mark his winning the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature.

Bought by WRVO Public Media and KGLT


  • Added: Oct 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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In this episode we're featuring a Stonewall Jackson album of previously released material on the Harmony label: "The Exciting Stonewall Jackson" (1...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 02:53:11
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FEATURE YEAR: 2009. The very best in traditional country, honky tonk, bluegrass and western swing from a feature year in the history of country mus...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:00
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Technology's grip on us: the 4-1-1 on what's behind your selfie; an artist's computer simulation shows humans aren't as unique as we think; and how...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 20:52
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The first woman "U.S. President" happened 100 years ago.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 27:40
Caption: Mr. Jack
He was the son of a Mississippi sharecropper and sometimes preacher, who made his music his ministry to the world and called the blues “The Healer”...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 58:52
  • Purchases: 1