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After the police killing of George Floyd, protests around the country have erupted, calling for an end to police brutality against Black Americans.

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  • Added: Jun 04, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Southwest Virginia has seen a decline in coal and tobacco—two industries that once boomed in the region. Could hemp be a way to boost the local eco...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WNED, WCMU, WTJU, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 11
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“Take Me Out To The Ball Game” is the most popular song in American sports, but did you know that the woman who inspired its creation was a feminis...

Bought by WCPN, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WTJU, WNED and more


  • Added: May 21, 2020
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 11
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People across the nation are starting gardens. From six feet away, of course. Lilia Fuquen is collaborating with organizations to bring people “imm...

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  • Added: May 19, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 10
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With coronavirus cases multiplying, COVID-19 test kits were scarce and hospitals were frantic. Two doctors, Dr. Amy Mathers and Dr. Melinda Poulte...

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  • Added: May 07, 2020
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people. ...

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  • Added: Apr 30, 2020
  • Length: 53:54
  • Purchases: 9
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This week we’re sharing a new podcast series called "Overcoming Extremism" produced by the Anti-Defamation League and hosted by former Charlottesvi...

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  • Added: Apr 09, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 10
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We all know that teenagers would rather die than hang out with their parents, right? Not so, says Jon Lohman. The Old Fiddlers Convention in Galax,...

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  • Added: Apr 02, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 10
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This is a good time to reflect on the role of poetry in the face of tragedy. A poet laureate shares how poetry can heal in the wake of loss.

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  • Added: Mar 26, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 12
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From start to finish, the Appalachian Trail covers a whopping 2,181 miles. Rodney Bragdon dishes on the toughest challenges he experienced while th...

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  • Added: Mar 19, 2020
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Frank Newsome is a former coal miner in Appalachia. He's also an Old Regular Baptist preacher and singer of lined-out hymnody who influenced Ralph...

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  • Added: Mar 05, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 12
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The first year of college can be stressful and disorienting, especially for shy students. But Madelynn Shell says shy freshmen who have at least on...

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  • Added: Feb 27, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 12
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Student survivors of school shootings have made their voices heard, loud and clear. But the teacher's perspective of school shootings is less common.

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 11
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One of the great American beliefs is that a college education gives us a better shot at moving up in life.

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  • Added: Feb 13, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 13
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It’s 2020 and online dating isn’t special anymore--it’s the norm. But that doesn’t make it easy. We explore what researchers know about finding lov...

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  • Added: Feb 06, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 9
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Dr. Jayakrishna Ambati (University of Virginia) is an opthamologist who is dedicated to ending macular degeneration, which leads to sight loss, and...

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  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 10
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AI technologies are really human issues. Sylvester Johnson (Virginia Tech) says we humans must decide for ourselves how to live in a world where i...

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  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 12
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The homeownership gap between whites and African Americans has exploded since the housing bust. It’s now wider than it was during the Jim Crow era.

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2020
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 11
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In recent years, ADAPT activists have made headlines for protests that helped stop the ACA repeal. Ruth Osorio (Old Dominion University) says their...

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  • Added: Jan 09, 2020
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 10
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In her book Real Love, Sharon Salzberg—one of the world’s leading authorities on love—shows us it isn’t just an emotion we feel when we’re in a rom...

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 53:53
  • Purchases: 11