We're working on a new version of PRX. Want a sneak peek?

PRX - Pieces for Topic: Politics Atom Feed

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

11 results


Caption: Is Western Democracy in Danger? , Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
Do populist and nationalist uprisings signal Western democracy’s certain decline? Or can recent events be seen as part of a healthy and regenerativ...

Bought by Boise State Public Radio, KCPW, and WGCU


  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
Imagine getting a check from the government every month. $600 guaranteed. It’s happening in Finland, where a pilot program is being launched to tes...

Bought by KCPW, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, and WCPN


  • Added: Mar 28, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Kelly Cotton walks through the Westmont neighborhood with her kids, Credit: George Lavender
One small neighborhood of Los Angeles accounted for thousands of bookings into county jail over a five year period.

Bought by PRX Remix, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and WRST-FM Oshkosh


  • Added: Oct 25, 2016
  • Length: 07:10
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
The Constitution provides that "All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States," and it goes on to grant ...

Bought by Troy Public Radio, WSKG, KCPW, Louisville Public Media, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 15, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Debate: Should the U.S. eliminate corporate subsidies?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
The auto industry, agriculture, the energy sector. What do they have in common? These industries benefit from government subsidies in the form of l...

Bought by Northeast Indiana Public Radio, KTOO, Troy Public Radio, WMUU-LP, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 12, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Debate: Should the U.S. let in 100,000 Syrian Refugees?
Since the Syrian Civil War began in 2011, more than 4 million Syrians have fled the country, creating the greatest refugee crisis since World War I...

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KGOU, Prairie Public, WHYY, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 20, 2016
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 9
Piece image
George F. Johnson was the owner of the Endicott Johnson Corp. — at one time the country’s leading shoe manufacturer — and one of the nation’s leadi...

Bought by PRX Remix and WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: Feb 19, 2013
  • Length: 16:09
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
Fast-forward to January 2009. A new President is in the Oval Office. How will he ? or she ? grease the wheels of official Washington to get an age...

  • Added: Feb 28, 2008
  • Length: 32:03
Caption: PRX default Piece image
One hundred years of mob rule in Youngstown, Ohio.

Bought by Audible


  • Added: May 24, 2005
  • Length: 29:28
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Leftist causes continue to invigorate residents of a Los Angeles retirement home for radicals.

Bought by KGNU, Audible, and KSFR


  • Added: May 28, 2004
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Hundreds of prisoners have now been exonerated--released after spending years incarcerated for crimes they didn?t commit. But, how does a wrongful...

Bought by KWCW, WYSO, and PRX Administrator


  • Added: Sep 11, 2003
  • Length: 24:55
  • Purchases: 3