With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

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Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


389 Pieces

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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.

  • Added: Jun 04, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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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 WLIW, Radio Phoenix, KMUN, WFHB, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 7
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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...

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  • Added: May 21, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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 14, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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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...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WJCT, WSGE, WLIW, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: May 07, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • 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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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As a visual effects artist for movies like Star Wars, Watchmen, and Jurassic Park, Matt Wallin has built his career on melding art with science.

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  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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As a visual effects artist for movies like Star Wars, Watchmen, and Jurassic Park, Matt Wallin has built his career on melding art with science.

Bought by WJCT, Kansas Public Radio, Radio Phoenix, WLIW, KVSC and more


  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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Newbery Medal-winning children’s author Meg Medina talks about the power of writing in Spanglish, and relates her own childhood to her 2019 book Me...

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  • Added: Apr 16, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 9
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Newbery Medal-winning children’s author Meg Medina talks about the power of writing in Spanglish, and relates her own childhood to her 2019 book Me...

Bought by WJCT, Kansas Public Radio, WSGE, WLIW, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Apr 16, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Think you don’t get your news from the paper anymore? Think again.

Bought by WJCT, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WLIW, WNED, WFHB and more


  • Added: Mar 16, 2020
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
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Think you don’t get your news from the paper anymore? Think again.

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  • Added: Mar 12, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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...

Bought by WJCT, Kansas Public Radio, 'The Sea', WLIW, WMMT and more


  • Added: Mar 05, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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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: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10