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Is the midlife crisis nostalgia for lost youth, or the fear of old age (or both)?

Bought by KSKQ, KRZA, KMRE-LP, and KTSW 89.9

  • Added: Dec 04, 2017
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Petra, Cordelia, Faviola
* Interview by Ken Winkes: Petra, Cordelia, and Faviola talk about their successful bargaining agreement with Draper Valley.

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Dec 01, 2017
  • Length: 27:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nick Twemlow, poet
Nick Twemlow navigates the often bizarre and alienating world of the modern office.

Bought by KVNO, KHSU, WOUB, KALW, KENW and more

  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Kristin Glasgow (left) and Karen Offutt (right)
In the late 1960s, Karen Offutt was a patriotic teenager who got chills whenever she heard the “Star-Spangled Banner.” At 18, she dropped out of nu...

  • Added: Nov 15, 2017
  • Length: 04:23
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From the Ukrainian Pale to Bridgeport, Connecticut. “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free.” Radicalized by d...

  • Added: Nov 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:12
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HOUR ONE: "Burnout" - Ever get the Sunday Night Blues? This hour, how to take back your weekends and the culture of overwork. HOUR TWO: "Getting ...

  • Added: Nov 17, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: Brian Peterson (left) and Matt Faris (right)
Brian Peterson, 31, is an artist — he designs cars for a living — who lives in Santa Ana, California. Matt Faris, 38, is a homeless musician who wo...

Bought by WOUB

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 03:29
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries we'll learn about the non-profit, Aspiring Hands. We'll meet with the creator and president Bryon Schaefer as ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 06:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mystick Krewe of Comus, 1933 Parade, Credit:  The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection / The Historic New Orleans Collection
TriPod: New Orleans at 300 returns with a retrospective look at Mardi Gras, and the year that carnival took place in the dark. Hear the TriPod Xtra...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 12:02
Caption: Krewe of Cynthius, 1948 Parade, Flambeau Carriers. , Credit:  The Charles L. Franck Studio Collection / The Historic New Orleans Collection
Tripod Xtras feature one on one interviews with special guests. This week’s TriPod episode focuses on Mardi Gras 1946 and the strike of the flambea...

  • Added: Oct 24, 2017
  • Length: 23:25
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Listen to a story of a man with service in his blood: George Morstatt, teacher, Marine, volunteer firefighter and dispatcher. We learn his take on ...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2017
  • Length: 17:05
Caption: Kevin Ziober testifies before the U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs in 2016 about his firing from a California real estate firm.
Kevin Ziober says he was illegally fired because he served in Afghanistan. His employer is forcing him to take his complaint to binding arbitration...

Bought by KRZA, KSFR, Texas Public Radio, and KPBS

  • Added: Oct 20, 2017
  • Length: 03:47
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Kelley Connors, Credit: Design Your Next
GUESTS Include: Kelley Connors, Founder and Guide of Design The Second Half Of Your Life and Ernie Thomas, Island Everyman

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 28:27
Caption: Conor Casey
Conor Casey, Labor Archivist at the Labor Archives of Washington, Part 3. Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor reports on the lifelong labor activist ...

  • Added: Oct 13, 2017
  • Length: 28:13
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HOUR ONE: "Center Of The World" - Opiate addiction. Lost jobs. Lost hope. Producer Charles Monroe-Kane heads back to his Ohio hometown to see why p...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:58
Caption: http://jobtalkradio.org, Credit: Job Talk LLC
Today Dave and Doug explore transitions from workforce to full-time parent to community leader. Discover how human resource skills can help the bal...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 14:18
Caption: http://jobtalkradio.org, Credit: Job Talk LLC
Can a great haircut affect your job? Find out as Dave and Doug explore the common sense philosophy of an extraordinary barber. And, see how Dave sc...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 29:30
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries, you'll meet the Executive Director of Maumee Valley's Habitat for Humanity, Michael McIntyre.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 06:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Conor Casey
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Conor describes Anna Louise Strong, a 20th-century American journalist, activist, and supporter of the labor movement. ...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 28:09
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Become More Emotionally Intelligent
According to the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report, emotional intelligence will be one of the top 10 job skills in 2020. Show starts wit...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 53:39
Caption: Conor and Crystal
Interview by Mike Dumovich: Crystal and Conor report on a women in labor history project. Rebel Girl: written by Joe Hill, arranged and sung by H...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 27:35
Caption: David Apkarian (left) and Russell Lehmann (right)
Air travel can be a stressful experience for just about anyone. But for 26-year-old Russell Lehmann, a flight delay or cancellation isn’t just a sm...

  • Added: Sep 26, 2017
  • Length: 02:37
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Can we lead productive, meaningful lives if the demand for human labor disappears?

Bought by KSKQ, KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, WTJU, KRZA, KMRE-LP and more

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Cordelia, Petra, Kristina
Kristina Storm, UFCW Local 21 Organizer, Cordelia Miramontes & Petra Cavazos, Draper Valley Workers. Interview by Ken Winkes: Cordelia, Petra, and...

Bought by WRIR

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 28:27
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kyle Cook (left) and Carla Saunders (right)
Kyle Cook and Carla Saunders are neonatal nurse practitioners at East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville. They’ve spent decades caring for...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 05:03