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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
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This week on the show: Cement factories suck Indonesia dry - Villagers in the Kendeng mountains of Java are fighting for their livelihoods as a...

Bought by WFIU and KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio]


  • Added: May 01, 2020
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 2
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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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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This week on the show: Locked up - How can prisons help prepare inmates for the outside world once they are released? In Germany one big conc...

  • Added: Apr 09, 2020
  • Length: 30:00
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This week on the show: Is there such a thing as "clean cobalt"? Cobalt is one of the most important raw materials used to make batteries for smar...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2020
  • Length: 30:00
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: 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
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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This week on the show: Ghana's missing doctors - Once they have completed their medical degree, many Ghanaian doctors prefer to move to Europe...

  • Added: Feb 20, 2020
  • Length: 29:58
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When not winning is part of the strategy.

Bought by Raven Radio


  • Added: Jan 07, 2020
  • Length: 24:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Why is it a breeze for some and the doldrums for others?

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:53
  • Purchases: 1
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It's about people, money and power.

Bought by KVNF, WNYO, and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:28
  • Purchases: 3
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The intentional barrier between the people and who they want to be President.

Bought by KWMR and PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 19:11
  • Purchases: 2
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Almost anyone can do it... but what does it actually take?

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Dec 04, 2019
  • Length: 31:46
  • Purchases: 1
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Climate change has become a major risk factor for corporations. With groups like the Carbon Disclosure Project grading companies on their carbon fo...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
Caption: Should We Replace Private Insurance With Medicare for All?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
As the nation gears up for the 2020 election, Democrats are promising bold new changes to the American health care system, including scrapping priv...

Bought by WGCU, Georgia Public Broadcasting, Prairie Public, WCAI / WNAN, KRPS and more


  • Added: Sep 27, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Saudi Arabia and Iran are vying for regional dominance. Turkey is cozying up to Russia and China. And instability, conflict, and proxy wars have en...

Bought by WSKG, Interlochen Public Radio, NPR Illinois, and KCPW


  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Natalie Foster, Economic Security Project
As president, Democratic Senator Kamala Harris wants to give up to $6,000 to working families each year... as a tax credit. Entrepreneur Andrew Yan...

Bought by Louisville Public Media, KCSB-FM, KWIT, WNIN, KUT and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Our celebration of State Poets Laureate continues with a look back at previous holders of the title in Kansas. Part one of this public reading feat...

Bought by WNJR


  • Added: Sep 04, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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This week on the show: Living Planet: Jumping in the green end - DW's Neil King, Gabriel Borrud and Vanessa Fischer drop by the studio to talk...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WRGY, and WFIU


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Is Recent U.S. Policy Towards China Productive?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
For decades, the U.S. has struggled to create an effective policy towards China. From trade wars to technology to Taiwan, experts disagree on wheth...

Bought by WGCU, KUOW, KUNM, KCPW, and NPR Illinois


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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In his new book The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California, author Mark Arax reveals the tumultuous history behind the myth of abund...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WLPR, KFCF FM, KBBI, Northwest Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Aug 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 6
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4% of bills become laws. 90% die in committee. Here's why.

Bought by WFHB, WNYO, and WXAV 88.3FM


  • Added: Aug 06, 2019
  • Length: 24:42
  • Purchases: 3