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Caption: U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt and Soviet premier Joseph Stalin at the Yalta conference, February 1945.
30-second promo for BackStory episode, "Stars & Tsars: A History of US/Russia Relations” with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/d...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2014
  • Length: :00
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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
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"So I suppose, looking forward, what I would hope to see is a greater awareness of the richness of individual identities and less attention given t...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2013
  • Length: 04:16
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"I think what is morally distinct is our consciousness of the disconnect between our values, our aspirations, our capabilities, and our deliverable...

  • Added: Aug 06, 2013
  • Length: 03:44
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China is everywhere in American news, but we seem to hear the same stories over and over. A new book set in Shanghai seeks to tell a less familiar ...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2013
  • Length: 02:32
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Most of us learned in history class that slavery in the U.S. ended with the Thirteenth Amendment. But the trade in human beings—for sex and labor—i...

Bought by KVLU


  • Added: Jul 22, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Most of us learned in history class that slavery in the U.S. ended with the Thirteenth Amendment. But the trade in human beings—for sex and labor—i...

Bought by KWIT and WTJU


  • Added: Jul 22, 2013
  • Length: 53:51
  • Purchases: 2
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"For me, leadership is also feminine. I always say that the men who have feminine values are part of the criteria for me to look for in leadership....

  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 04:04
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"The whole moral equation has become incredibly difficult, whether in terms of space or in terms of time. The moral community is now spread out acr...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2013
  • Length: 03:47
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"Most people, once they become more and more aware, they are in a better position to demand better policies in their own country and they are more ...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2013
  • Length: 04:00
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"One of the things I've seen over my lifetime is a move away from war and from the place of the military in political life. This to me is astonishi...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2013
  • Length: 04:32
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"Each of us can do a little bit, and we have to pick a piece where we feel an interest and think we have a comparative advantage and try to work on...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2013
  • Length: 05:00