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Caption: "The death bed of the martyr President Abraham Lincoln", Credit: Currier & Ives, Library of Congress
Scholar Elizabeth Leonard talks with host Brian Balogh about the trials of the surviving suspects in Lincoln’s assassination, conducted in an atmos...

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  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 10:38
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "The death bed of the martyr President Abraham Lincoln", Credit: Currier & Ives, Library of Congress
Historian Martha Hodes outlines the public grief – and celebration – at Lincoln’s death across the Union. This story comes from the BackStory show ...

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  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 08:08
  • Purchases: 1
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Terry Alford, Edward Steers Jr., Wyatt Evans, and Sarah Jencks walk the Guys through the evolution of John Wilkes Booth’s plan not only to kill Lin...

  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 11:50
Caption: "The death bed of the martyr President Abraham Lincoln", Credit: Currier & Ives, Library of Congress
On the night of April 14, 1865, Abraham Lincoln was shot at Ford’s Theatre. He died early the next morning. It was the first time a sitting preside...

Bought by WABE, WEZU, WRGY, WRIR, WYAP and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Radio Curious honors Yom Hashoah, the Holocaust Remembrance Day, in an archived conversation with Bernard Offen, a survivor of five concentration c...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 29:01
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Jory Debenham explores the work Jewish composer Viktor Ullmann created in the Terezin concentration camp.

  • Added: Apr 12, 2015
  • Length: 06:53
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Our guest David Blight reminds us that Americans are re-fighting the Civil War 150 years after it ended. Historians, he said, “buried the questions...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2015
  • Length: 58:37
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: "The death bed of the martyr President Abraham Lincoln", Credit: Currier & Ives, Library of Congress
On the night of April 14, 1865, Abraham Lincoln was shot at Ford’s Theatre. He died early the next morning. It was the first time in American histo...

  • Added: Apr 10, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
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Making Contact's Andrew Stelzer speaks with author, analyst, and oil industry expert Antonia Juhasz. She's been following BP since even before the ...

Bought by WRIR


  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 16:04
  • Purchases: 1
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Since last August, the cultural conversation has centered on #blacklivesmatter, Ferguson and the death of Eric Garner. But it’s less common to hear...

  • Added: Apr 08, 2015
  • Length: 02:43
Caption: “The death bed of the martyr President Abraham Lincoln.", Credit: Currier & Ives, Library of Congress
30-second promo for "'Now He Belongs to the Ages': Abraham Lincoln's Assassination" with 5-second music bed at end for station-specific time/date tag.

Bought by 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 07, 2015
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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In Defense of a National Flag Burning Day

  • Added: Apr 03, 2015
  • Length: 06:26
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Author Kara Richardson Whitely reads from her inspiring book, Gorge: My Journey Up Kilimanjaro at 300 Pounds. The world's highest free-standing mou...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:40
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, we celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, and commemorate the anniversary of his assassination (4/4/68). We'll hear from Dr. Ki...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Mar 26, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 2
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2015 marks the 100th anniversary for the Minneapolis Institute of Arts. The museum is well known for its free admission. But it wasn't always that ...

Bought by KUMD


  • Added: Mar 18, 2015
  • Length: 03:34
  • Purchases: 1
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A program drawn from the 2014 Lincoln Legacy Lectures Series, with the theme "Lincoln’s Funeral." The lectures provide background before the 150th...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Brian Malte, Credit: Brady Campaign
Brady Campaign spokesperson Brian Malte talks with Don Merrill of KBOO in Portland about recent work in gun legislation as the 34th anniversary of ...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2015
  • Length: 29:46
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XPRESSIONS is a series of short, light-hearted features about the origin of popular phrases & sayings of every sort.

  • Added: Mar 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:44
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Rick Abath tells his wife, Diana, about being the night security guard at Boston's Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum during the biggest art heist in ...

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  • Added: Mar 13, 2015
  • Length: 03:04
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ella Baker
We bring you the sounds of soulful sisterhood as we celebrate Women's History Month. We'll get out on the dance floor with Chaka Khan and Gloria Ga...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Stephen Kurkjian talks about his new book Master Thieves. It’s about the record-breaking art heist at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston...

  • Added: Mar 12, 2015
  • Length: 59:08
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This hour-long radio special, narrated by Morgan Freeman, brings together a broad range of voices to talk about racism, antisemitism, and the ways ...

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM, KGNU, WEZU, West Virginia Public Broadcasting, KWIT and more


  • Added: Mar 09, 2015
  • Length: 54:27
  • Purchases: 39
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:30 Promo for the full length program

  • Added: Mar 03, 2015
  • Length: :31
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Please join us for a rare journey through poetry and conversation with the Monacan Nation of Virginia regarding first contact, the birth of our nat...

Bought by KWIS 88.3 FM, KWMR, WRNC-LP, WTIP, WUFT and more


  • Added: Mar 03, 2015
  • Length: 59:17
  • Purchases: 7

  • Added: Mar 03, 2015
  • Length: :20