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Quality of healthcare for women in jail varies widely, but it is the only place in the U.S. where they have a legal right to it. Professor Carolyn ...

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 25:18
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Most scientists agree the current level of human population, in combination with present living arrangements, is damaging our ecosystems. But doing...

Bought by KTRL


  • Added: May 23, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Margaret Atwood’s response to those who might object to the assertion that the dystopian catastrophe of The Handmaid’s Tale cannot happen here. “Wa...

  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 57:38
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It definitely can feel like a risk when you’re honest and open but it doesn’t usually result in threats to your personal security. But this is exa...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2017
  • Length: 45:46
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New York-based artist Patricia Cronin talks about women, power and sexuality inside her Tack Room installation at the 2017 Armory Show.

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 08:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Loretta Ross, Credit: Speak Out
Loretta Ross, co-founder of SisterSong breaks down the reproductive justice framework; and Tina Reynolds, co-founder and Chair of Women on the Rise...

Bought by XRAY.fm, WRIR, and WXDU


  • Added: Apr 08, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Houda, her 14-year-old sister Sara, and a friend. A month after Houda’s family moved to Arizona, Melanie took them to visit her friend’s horses. This was the second time Melanie & Houda met, and Houda’s shirt was Melanie’s first clue about what an extraor
Episode 6: Houda brings us to her high school at the beginning of the war, when she was fourteen years old, after her father’s arrest and release.

  • Added: Mar 29, 2017
  • Length: 04:15
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Economist: Under GOP Healthcare Plan, 24,000 Additional Uninsured Will Die...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Mar 16, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Iranian-American writer Firoozeh Dumas' commentaries about her hyphenated life have aired on NPR. But that was a different America. While Firoozeh ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and WAMC


  • Added: Feb 01, 2017
  • Length: 06:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Timely, In-Depth, Progressive Analysis
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: The Trump Resistance Starts Now: Voices of the New Regime Change Movement;...

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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People took to the streets worldwide on Saturday to protest the Trump administration. It’s estimated that more than a million took part in marches ...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Jan 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Trump Cabinet Pick Advocates Privatization of Medicare; Women's March on W...

Bought by WRIR, WMUU-LP, and XRAY.fm


  • Added: Dec 07, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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This week’s episode is the second installment of our Families and Prison series. We speak with April, a formerly-incarcerated mother who works with...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2016
  • Length: 29:39
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Democrats' Failure to Address Economic Insecurity Gave Trump Election Adva...

Bought by WRIR, WMUU-LP, and 91.7 WHUS Storrs


  • Added: Nov 16, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Home is a complicated concept - especially if you have a few of them. What does it feel like to not fit, in a place that you should call home?

Bought by WXDU


  • Added: Nov 11, 2016
  • Length: 22:31
  • Purchases: 1
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The first woman "U.S. President" happened 100 years ago.

  • Added: Oct 27, 2016
  • Length: 27:40
Caption: Timely, in-depth, progressive analysis since 1991
This week's summary of under-reported news followed by these interviews: Next President Will Have the Power to Shift Direction of Supreme Court; Wo...

Bought by WRIR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Oct 26, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Utah-based Real Women Run holds trainings for potential female candidates on how to manage a campaign, how to fundraise, how to work with the media, even hands-on stuff like how to actually file for candidacy., Credit: Jennifer Pemberton
There aren’t many women serving in Utah’s legislature, but a new law this election year gives hopeful political candidates a new way to get on the ...

Bought by XRAY.fm and WAMC


  • Added: Sep 25, 2016
  • Length: 05:15
  • Purchases: 2
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August in Minnesota means a lot of things, mosquitos, jokes about the humidity, and swimming in the normally frozen lakes and rivers. It also mean...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2016
  • Length: 29:02
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Eula Hall from Mud Creek in Floyd County, KY is nationally recognized for a lifetime fighting for the rights of mountain people, especially for acc...

  • Added: Aug 05, 2016
  • Length: 06:58
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As a photographer for Life and Fortune magazines, Margaret Bourke-White traveled to Russia in the 1930s, photographed the Nazi takeover of Czechosl...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2016
  • Length: 56:31
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May Sagbakken is the executive director of the Rape Crisis Center of Central New Mexico. Over the last forty years the Rape Crisis Center has provi...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2016
  • Length: 06:19
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Cathy Cooks is an activist with Students for Reproductive Justice. She talks about her report from the DOJ and their findings. Interviewing Cathy i...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2016
  • Length: 08:59
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This is the full audio from the 1969 Wellesley College commencement speech delivered by Hillary Rodham Clinton, then Hillary Rodham, the first ever...

Bought by KZYX, WHQR, Wisconsin Public Radio, MPR News Stations, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jun 21, 2016
  • Length: 12:02
  • Purchases: 5
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Writer, activist, filmmaker, and lecturer Jennifer Baumgardner explores abortion, sex, bisexuality, rape, single parenthood, and women’s power.

  • Added: May 12, 2016
  • Length: 24:20