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From the forest fires in California to child soldiers in Uganda, survivors of disasters are receiving a new kind of aid. Counselors Without Borders...

Bought by PRX Remix and WXDU


  • Added: Aug 08, 2014
  • Length: 02:38
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Haiti, 2010 earthquake damage
An interview with counselors about the importance of talking after a traumatic event like the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. And more...

Bought by Accessible Media Inc. Station Account, WTJU, and KKRN


  • Added: Aug 08, 2014
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Haiti, 2010 earthquake damage
An interview with counselors about the importance of talking after a traumatic event like the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. And more...

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, WCAI / WNAN, and WMNF


  • Added: Aug 08, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Richard C. Holbrooke
On this first program we look at the legacy of one of the most important American diplomats in the post cold war era - Richard C. Holbrooke

  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 52:36
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With the deadline looming for agreement on the P5+1 negotiations with Iran, Senior Fellow David Speedie interviews Dr. Gareth Porter, scholar, jour...

  • Added: Jul 15, 2014
  • Length: 31:01
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Can today's powerful multinational corporations be a force for social good? Should they be, and if so, how should this be implemented? Are they out...

  • Added: May 19, 2014
  • Length: 21:27
Caption: African-American families leave for the Soviet Union, 1930s, Credit: (photo courtesy of Yelena Khanga).
As House Speaker John Boehner hints that immigration reform might yet have a chance at passage, BackStory takes a look at the flip side of the immi...

Bought by WRGY, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, WRIR, WTJU, and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: May 02, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: African-American families leave for the Soviet Union, 1930s, Credit: Courtesy of Yelena Khanga
As House Speaker John Boehner hints that immigration reform might yet have a chance at passage, BackStory takes a look at the flip side of the immi...

  • Added: May 02, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Soviet premier Joseph Stalin at the Yalta conference, February 1945.
In the past year, the White House and the Kremlin have sparred over Syria, the Winter Olympics, and now, the crisis in Ukraine. It can be tempting ...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KUOW, WRGY, WRPI, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Soviet premier Joseph Stalin at the Yalta conference, February 1945.
In the past year, the White House and the Kremlin have sparred over Syria, the Winter Olympics, and now, the crisis in Ukraine. It can be tempting ...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Huang Yu-fen & Wei Yang of the Sunflower Movement, Credit: Gusta Johnson, Carnegie Council
In an unprecedented event this Spring, the Sunflower Student Movement occupied Taiwan's Legislative Yuan for over three weeks in protest against a ...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2014
  • Length: 26:20
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Discussions among the Iran and the P5 countries and Germany on the Iranian nuclear energy program are ongoing in Vienna. William O. Beeman, profess...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2014
  • Length: 32:14
Caption: "Save me from my friends!" Uncle Sam shelters Cuba, illustration from Puck, 1898, Credit: Library of Congress
In 1898, President McKinley called for war with Spain to liberate Cuba from the “barbarities, bloodshed, starvation, and horrible miseries now exis...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Apr 04, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "Save me from my friends!" Uncle Sam shelters Cuba, illustration from Puck, 1898, Credit: Library of Congress
In 1898, President McKinley called for war with Spain to liberate Cuba from the “barbarities, bloodshed, starvation, and horrible miseries now exis...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Malcolm Potts, Professor of Public Health at the School of Public Health at the University of California, Berkeley, Credit: Ed Ritger
Breathing, eating and consuming, an individual human being produces tons of carbon every year. The earth’s population is expected to near 9 billion...

  • Added: Mar 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Nobody knows their exact price tag, but the Sochi Olympics were widely hailed as the most expensive Olympic games ever. Is it worth the cost? Plus,...

Bought by WTJU, KVSC, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WCAI / WNAN, and WMNF


  • Added: Feb 28, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Nobody knows their exact price tag, but the Sochi Olympics were widely hailed as the most expensive Olympic games ever. Is it worth the cost? Plus,...

  • Added: Feb 28, 2014
  • Length: 53:54
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In honor of the United Nations' World Day of Social Justice on February 20th, "Understanding Others: Transformative Writers" features excerpts from...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Map of Mexico, 1847 , Credit: Library of Congress
Twenty years ago, NAFTA — the North American Free Trade Agreement — removed barriers to trade between the United States and Mexico, marking a more ...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Map of Mexico, 1847 , Credit: Library of Congress
30-second promo for BackStory episode, "Border Crossings: A History of US-Mexico Relations," with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific ti...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2014
  • Length: :30
Caption: A Syrian refugee girl looks out from behind the fence at Yayladagi refugee camp in Hatay province near the Turkish-Syrian border April 10, 2012., Credit: Freedom House
The refugee crisis in Turkey has reached unprecedented proportions, with more than half a million Syrian refugees streaming across the border. But ...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2013
  • Length: 07:32
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"Globally, have we reached a point where we accept that genocide is not acceptable? I think we have. But what to do about it is something different...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2013
  • Length: 04:29
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"There are values that those of us from Western liberal societies hold dear and believe should be universal. But they're not. And that produces the...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2013
  • Length: 03:42
Caption: "The great Bartholdi statue, Liberty enlightening the world," Currier & Ives, 1885., Credit: Library of Congress
President Obama recently invoked "American exceptionalism” in making the case for a military strike in Syria – a claim to special status for the U....

  • Added: Sep 20, 2013
  • Length: 54:00
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"More and more of the things that countries, nations, governments want to do for their citizens can't be done nationally. They have to reach out to...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2013
  • Length: 04:15