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

New Hampshire Public Radio

StationAccount image

Description

At NHPR our mission is very clear: To help create a more informed public, one challenged and enriched by a deeper understanding and appreciation of state, national and worldwide events, ideas and culture. To that end, we offer the highest quality news and information and cultural programming that we can achieve within the limits of our resources. We do this through our broadcasts and through our web operations.

Pieces

Piece image
We investigate one of the President's most important roles: as head of our armed forces.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 04:22
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
A broader look at the often-referenced First Amendment of the Constitution - and a deeper dive into what it means to have freedom of speech.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 04:20
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
A look at the central banking system of the United States.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Sep 20, 2017
  • Length: 04:31
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
The process that aims to keep classified material out of the wrong hands.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WOUB


  • Added: Sep 19, 2017
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
On today's lesson: What does it take to become a judge? What does the job entail? Also, what are the schools of thought we hear about so much about...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Sep 18, 2017
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
What happens when a President, or a Governor, declares a State of Emergency?

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:31
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
'Treason' is a word that gets used a lot in political circles - but what does it actually mean?

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 25, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Krista Tippett is probably best known as the host & creator of the public radio program On Being. But she's also the author of three books that pul...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 07:36
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Ian Rankin is best known for two characters: Inspector John Rebus, the protagonist of now 21 mystery novels, and the city of Edinburgh, whose dark ...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 10:30
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Author, outspoken vegetarian, social media abstainer and writing teacher Jonathan Safran Foer is author of three novels: Everything Is Illuminated,...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 08:09
Caption: PRX default Piece image
This episode, we speak to Roxane Gay, author, essayist, teacher, and all around-superwoman. The author of New York Times bestsellers Bad Feminist a...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 07:49
Piece image
Michael Cunningham is best known as the author of The Hours, winner of the Pulitzer Prize in fiction, which imagines a fateful day in the life of V...

  • Added: Aug 10, 2017
  • Length: 11:04
Piece image
You may have heard of executive orders, but how about executive memoranda? Today, we talk about the different tools of executive action that the Pr...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Mar 03, 2017
  • Length: 03:59
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
What's the purpose of the National Security Council? When was it created? Who serves on it? And why is Steve Bannon's appointment to its principals...

Bought by KPIP-LP and WYSO


  • Added: Mar 01, 2017
  • Length: 04:06
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
We're often urged to call our elected representatives to voice opinions on the issues, but what happens after that call is made? Where does the me...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Mar 01, 2017
  • Length: 04:13
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
What's it really like for a journalist stationed at the White House? We go inside the press briefing room with NPR's Senior White House Corresponde...

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:29
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
We're all familiar with the title, but what does a White House Chief of Staff actually do? What does the daily routine entail? And how much power d...

Bought by KPIP-LP and WYSO


  • Added: Feb 13, 2017
  • Length: 04:29
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
When Ryan and Sinehan Lessard first started dating, they discovered they have something strange in common: after they die, they both want to “becom...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2017
  • Length: 31:12
Piece image
We're all familiar with the title, but what does a White House Chief of Staff actually do? What does the daily routine entail? And how much power d...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2017
  • Length: 13:01
Piece image
Whether he likes it or not, Sam has become the go-to source for all of our questions, from showing him photos of weird bugs we want him to identify...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2017
  • Length: 21:41