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Some critics of popular culture say there aren’t enough accurate portrayals of abortion decisions. But one scholar says, in some recent mother-daug...

  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 03:42
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This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr. Sherine Gabriel, Dean of the Mayo Medical school at the prestigous Mayo Clinic i...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 25:23
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Loretta, Credit: Napoleoni
ISIS, the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, is the latest chapter of the so-called war on terror. One should point out that you can’t have a war on ...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 57:01
Caption: Host Martha Burk
March 8 is International Women’s Day, so it’s time to check in on where the good old U S of A stands in relation to the rest of the world when it c...

  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 02:30
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The Washington Post's Philip Bump and College of William & Mary Professor John Gilmour discuss the president's veto of the Keystone XL pipeline and...

Bought by WXXI


  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "Transmitters-5" by Adam Bowie. 2011. CC BY-NC-SA via flickr.
Cheyenne talks to Ellen Duranceau from MIT about fair use and copyright.

  • Added: Feb 26, 2015
  • Length: 20:26
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The President has, as expected, vetoed the Keystone XL Pipeline bill. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has already scheduled a vote on a veto...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KUER, WCAI / WNAN, and Northeast Indiana Public Radio


  • Added: Feb 25, 2015
  • Length: 08:59
  • Purchases: 4
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Greek Syriza Party Makes Progress Challenging Austerity Policies in Four-M...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
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A computer scientist finds predictable patterns in terrorist attacks.

Bought by WLPR and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Sudan & South Sudan, Credit: Loststates.com
Genocide by attrition, as explained by Sam Totten, professor emeritus at the University of Arkansas and genocide scholar, is the topic of this edit...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
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Many in Bloomington have expressed concern and anger over the announcement that the IU Health Bloomington Hospital plans to move away from downtown...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 06:03
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First, PTSD afflicts up to 30 percent of the United States global conflict with terrors veterans. Over 27 million Americans are PTSD survivors. Yet...

Bought by Harford Community Radio and WCWP


  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 59:54
  • Purchases: 2
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During the last 150 years, most of Minnesota’s native prairies have been destroyed—converted into farmland for crops like corn and soybeans. But a ...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE


  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 05:55
  • Purchases: 1
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Financing a business plan or personal project usually means taking out a bank loan, but for many immigrants, there's another alternative. KFAI's Al...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 04:39
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In today’s installment of the Untold Stories of Central Minnesota, it’s all about a great investment, the arts! Recently, Minnesota Citizens for t...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 31:42
Caption: Artist's conception of an astronaut collecting a sample from a retrieved asteroid., Credit: NASA
ARM is the Asteroid Redirect Mission, and sometimes it seems that it doesn’t have a friend in the world. But it does, and Jonathan Goff of Altius S...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KRZA, WXAV 88.3FM, and KWMR


  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 28:50
  • Purchases: 4
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“The Mulatto” first appeared in 1837 in an anti-slavery magazine published by free people of color in France. Its author was the 19-year-old Victor...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:27
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A four-part presentation of Herman Melville’s classic and problematic historical fiction “Benito Cereno” concludes. In the final episode, Captain A...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:01:33
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Cornelius Wright and Jacinda Townsend welcome Katherine Wheatle, Victor Borden, and Carl Darnell.

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 58:51
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Why, once upon a time, did people start telling stories?

Bought by KTRL, KSKQ, WRNC-LP, KWMR, and WYAP


  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
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Robin on Strauss-Kahn's pimping trial in France—and U.S. weather. Guests: Nigerian-American novelist Bridgett Davis; Millennials critique voluntour...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 56:11
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Robin on #BlackGirlsMatter, Vatican “women’s week,” and Obama’s religion flap. New study connecting domestic violence and mass shootings. Guests: c...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2015
  • Length: 56:11
Caption: Money Matters Award Winning Host Marc Cuniberti
Moneymatters1033- FULL SHOW 55.00 min ready for airplay Aired live 2/19/2015 Edition #205 The ongoing Greek Tragedy and other money matters Fe...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2015
  • Length: 55:00
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Last week local residents participating in Global Divestment day joined an estimated 450 events in 60 countries to bring awareness to the connectio...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 28:49
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This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: The Failure of Military Solutions Haunts President’s Push for New Congress...

  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 58:00