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Caption: Has the Electoral College Outlived its Usefulness? , Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
Five American presidents — two in the last 20 years — have assumed office without winning the popular vote. As the nation gears up for another cont...

Bought by KRPS and WAER


  • Added: May 28, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
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More than a decade ago, Lehman Brothers collapsed, and the world witnessed one of the worst financial crises in global history. In January 2019, In...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN, and Interlochen Public Radio


  • Added: May 15, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Growing Old, Credit: Growing Old Project
Picture what it would look like for Seattle's housing and hospital infrastructure to reflect Coast Salish culture. Consider the role that forced st...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and KMRE-LP


  • Added: May 13, 2020
  • Length: 26:51
  • Purchases: 2
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Explore the systems of assimilation that aimed to eliminate Native culture in the United States, systems that began in Washington State. Travel to ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and KVSC


  • Added: May 06, 2020
  • Length: 34:44
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Is the Defense Production Act Being Underutilized?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
As health professionals and leaders around the nation rush to procure the supplies Americans need to combat coronavirus, we ask: Is the Defense Pro...

Bought by Nevada Public Radio, Interlochen Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN, and KCPW


  • Added: Apr 23, 2020
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 4
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Go to the heart of Seattle's Rainier Beach neighborhood, where an immigrant family and thousands of volunteers turned 20 acres into a Japanese gard...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KMRE-LP, and KVSC


  • Added: Apr 22, 2020
  • Length: 29:47
  • Purchases: 3
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As the coronavirus pandemic sweeps the globe, the World Health Organization is warning of the spread of something else – an information epidemic or...

Bought by Nevada Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), Boise State Public Radio, WFAE, and WLPR


  • Added: Apr 09, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A deep look into the late Bill Withers early life in music that set up the making of his debut album, "Just As I Am." Please consider this free on...

Bought by KVNF, KSRQ, WMUH, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, WDCB and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
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John Prine passed away Tuesday evening, April 7, 2020 from complications of the corona virus. This 1-Hour version of a documentary music special s...

Bought by KSFR, WNMU-FM, WRKF, Troy Public Radio, WHRV and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 11
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The 2-Hour version of a documentary music special spotlighting the early career and on-going musical journey of the beloved songwriter and performe...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KVNF, Troy Public Radio, WFHB, KLCC and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 23
Caption: Why Are We So Polarized?, Credit: Discourse Disrupters from Intelligence Squared U.S.
Is the American political system broken? In his new book, Ezra Klein argues that the system isn't malfunctioning, it's doing exactly what it was de...

Bought by Prairie Public and Interlochen Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 01, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: 'This is Spinal Tap,' 'Purple Rain,' 'Stop Making Sense'
"Purple Rain" was one of the highest-grossing films of 1984, but Prince's semi-autobiographical screen debut hasn't aged as well as its music has. ...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, KCPW, and KSRQ


  • Added: Mar 27, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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A program exploring and celebrating the career of singer/songwriting legend James Taylor. Musicians, music writers and fans offer thoughtful commen...

Bought by Prairie Public


  • Added: Mar 25, 2020
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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A program exploring and celebrating the career of singer/songwriting legend James Taylor. Musicians, music writers and fans offer thoughtful commen...

Bought by WFHB and KLCC


  • Added: Mar 24, 2020
  • Length: 02:56:59
  • Purchases: 2
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A program exploring and celebrating the early career of singer/songwriting legend James Taylor. Musicians, music writers and fans offer thoughtful...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, KAAD-LP, and KGLT


  • Added: Mar 24, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Is the Maximum Pressure Campaign Against Iran Working? , Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
The targeted killing of General Qassim Suleimani sent shockwaves around the world and sparked staunch debate about the Trump administration's "maxi...

Bought by KCPW


  • Added: Mar 20, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Acclaimed “Race Traitor” author, Mab Segrest, takes Laura through deep south to trace the racist roots of American psychiatry. They explore the inf...

Bought by KDNK and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Mar 19, 2020
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Ears Adrift celebrates the Seabee birthday month and Women's History Month. Hoorah, Seabees!

  • Added: Mar 05, 2020
  • Length: 08:07
Caption: Is the Two-Party System Good for Democracy?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
As the nation gears up for the 2020 presidential election, we ask: Is the two-party system good for democracy? Does relying on two hugely powerful ...

Bought by WGCU, KCPW, WJCT, NPR Illinois, and KGOU


  • Added: Feb 21, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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You always have to think about the air.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 1
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My mom raised us to be honest and and sell things not tell someone a big story about them that wasn't true

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 1
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I started out in detox and worked my way up to the director's position.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 04:18
  • Purchases: 1
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It was a good living. If you can stay in business 53 years, that says a lot.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 04:15
  • Purchases: 1
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The same people who told me it wouldn't work, they come every day.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Feb 11, 2020
  • Length: 04:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: WBEZ's 'Making Beyoncé'
Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is a media mogul. A philanthropist. A feminist hero. But before the Grammys, the platinum records and Destiny’s Child, ther...

Bought by KQED, Boise State Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, KTSW 89.9, KUFM - Montana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 24, 2020
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 24