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Ilan Stavans is a Mexican-American essayist, lexicographer, cultural commentator, translator, short-story author, TV personality, and teacher known...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2015
  • Length: 23:33
Caption: Edgar Franks, C2C
Edgar Franks, Coordinator for Civic Engagement Project of Community to Community Development Interview: Edgar gives an update on Familias Unidas p...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 27:57
Caption: Dubi tending to his water buffalo.
Dubi Ayalon, a retired IDF lieutenant-colonel, traded a life as a school principal in Israel for a life of raising and miking water buffalo in rura...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2015
  • Length: 17:03
Caption: David Groves
Interview: David continues to tell us about the Washington State Labor Council newsletter, The Stand, as well as some good news concerning our wor...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2015
  • Length: 28:23
Caption: WA Fair Trade Coalition
Interview: Gillian explains the current trade agreements and that the debate over “Fast Track” legislation for the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2015
  • Length: 28:10
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What can government legitimately prohibit its citizens from doing to their own bodies?

Bought by KWMR and KSKQ


  • Added: Feb 09, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: David Groves
Interview: David tells us what the Washington State Labor Council newsletter, The Stand, is all about. Are you tired of seeing corporate news tha...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 28:31
Caption: IWW
Interview: Karen and Adam give us an overview of what the Industrial Workers of the World is all about including the past and present.

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 28:08
Caption: The outdoor observation deck on the Foshay Tower in Minneapolis, MN., Credit: Noel Clark
The skyline of the Twin Cities in the 1920’s and 30’s was an ever-changing sight. Buildings like the Foshay Tower, the Ramsey County Courthouse and...

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 28:06
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Greg Vaughan
Billboards, business logos, street signs, window lettering; If you drive down any Main Street you’re surrounded by signs. But how did they get ther...

  • Added: Jan 27, 2015
  • Length: 04:31
Caption: Cory Caswell, near Gillette, Wyoming, Credit: Kenton Rowe
Cory Caswell has worked as a hired hand on Wyoming and Montana ranches since he came west as a teenager, not staying in any one place longer than a...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 05:39
  • Purchases: 2
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American consumers are told that “cheap” protein is the product of an efficient, consolidated meatpacking industry. However, the environmental toll...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jan 22, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Two weeks on, two weeks off.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2015
  • Length: 03:39
Caption: Jesse Hagopian, Teacher
Jesse Hagopian, teacher, author, activist, editor Interview: Jesse found his calling as a social justice educator during the 9/11/2001 attacks. H...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2015
  • Length: 27:49
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What is the full cost of our industrialized food system? Join Food Sleuth Radio host and Registered Dietitian, Melinda Hemmelgarn, for her intervie...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 1
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On today's show hosts Caitlin and Farhan are hitting up Seattle's current job scene as they hear advice from KUOW journalists, childhood career dre...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 11:19
Caption: Samaj examines his painting. It is part of his new series, called Entry/Dropline.
An artist living in Seattle has just had to move for the fifth time in four years. As he gets older it's becoming harder and harder for him to expo...

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:44
Caption: Sketch of the design for the park, Credit: West Seattle Blog
A tour around a newly undergrounded reservoir with Mark Brands, the landscape architect who designed the park to be built above it.

Bought by KLCC


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 05:18
  • Purchases: 1
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Today's show features a profile of Seattle Youth Garden Works.

  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 10:22
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Today's show features a city actor and a country logger.

Bought by WXLV-FM


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 09:29
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jane and Henry Evans at their house, Credit: Angela Johnston
Then, Henry suffered from what is called a brain stem dissection. That stroke left him trapped, unable to lift a finger at first, or say a word. Bu...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 13, 2015
  • Length: 09:33
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Maria Elena Durazo
Labor leader César Chavez helped ban DDT. Truckers are helping address appalling asthma rates at the filthy port of Los Angeles. And inner-city cle...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2015
  • Length: 28:30
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Darlene Lewis, who helps former inmates find employment, interviews James Taylor about his life after prison.

Bought by WEZU and WTJU


  • Added: Jan 09, 2015
  • Length: 02:14
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Biohackers grow their own ink from soil-dwelling bacteria., Credit: La Paillasse
What does it mean to live in a world where biotech is done for and by the people? How long might it be until we are all growing our own ink, laund...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 06, 2015
  • Length: 07:15
  • Purchases: 1
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What could be wrong with making a living from your own physical talents?

Bought by KTRL, KWTF community radio for Sonoma County, WYAP, KWMR, and KSKQ


  • Added: Dec 29, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5