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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 KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 26, 2015
  • Length: 05:39
  • Purchases: 1
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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
Caption: Joe Udhlein, Labor Network for Sustainability
Interview: Joe talks more about the programs of the Labor Network for Sustainability. He also states for the cost of the Afghanistan and Iraqi War...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2014
  • Length: 28:00
Caption: Joe Udhlein, Labor Network for Sustainability
Joe describes the mission and activities of the Labor Network for Sustainability and includes letting us know how corporations successfully pit wor...

  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:02
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In this short piece, students decide to talk about their neighborhood and interview folks at a nearby flea market, where they run into other studen...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 04:14
Caption: Groks Science Radio Show
Jaclyn Wong discussed the beauty premium.

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio and KPVL


  • Added: Dec 18, 2014
  • Length: 29:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Gay Talese interviews Bob Walsh, one of the ironworkers who built the the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge,...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 16, 2014
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WA YELL
Interview: Members of WA YELL tell us what about their organization as well as that their focus is to be inclusive, labor issues are people issues,...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2014
  • Length: 27:55
Caption: Mike Notter of the Seattle bands Motopony and Hannalee cleans windows for a living, Credit: Joshua McNichols / Day Job
Mike Notter (currently with the bands Motopony and Hannalee) used to be in a band with a bunch of other window washers (Shim). Back then, cleaning ...

Bought by KUOW


  • Added: Dec 05, 2014
  • Length: 16:10
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Thunderbolt Kid
As a rude waiter, how should you know when you’ve gone too far?

  • Added: Dec 04, 2014
  • Length: 11:19
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British naturalist and jungle survivor of Borneo, Amazonia and the Congo, O’Hanlon sets off this time on a commercial fishing ship in the harsh wat...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Dec 02, 2014
  • Length: 09:56
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Jackie taking a break from building her house.
Dreams can be as simple as a home and a flower garden. Jackie walked by the Habitat for Humanity application for 2 years.

  • Added: Dec 01, 2014
  • Length: 01:33