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Squeezebox Stories, a sound-rich, narrative-driven public radio documentary hosted by Marco Werman of PRI's The World, explores the rich musical wo...

Bought by WWNO, KZUM, KLCC, Marfa Public Radio, Wisconsin Public Radio and more

  • Added: Sep 06, 2011
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: A multimedia documentary
A one-hour documentary special in honor of the Peace Corps' 50th anniversary, Peace Corps Voices uses historic recordings and contemporary intervie...

Bought by KALW, Wisconsin Public Radio, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, WRPI, KUNM and more

  • Added: Aug 11, 2011
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 12
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Amnesty has recently attracted criticism, sometimes from those who have been its most committed activists.  John Tusa asks if it has lost its way a...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2011
  • Length: 36:34
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Scholars from around the world gathered recently for George Mason University’s forum Beyond Golden Age and Decline: Muslim Societies and Global Mod...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Iveagh Gardens - Dublin City, Credit: William Murphy
The life, times, and music of Irish tenor, John McCormack.

  • Added: Feb 17, 2011
  • Length: 50:54
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Celebrating St. Patrick's Day with this edition of Kaleidoscope. From Mose the Firefighter to terminology and Irish practices, here is a look at th...

Bought by KREV-LP

  • Added: Feb 14, 2011
  • Length: 47:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Dedicated to the late broadcaster, J.P. McCarthy—Detroit's #1 Irishman—here is a two-hour celebration for St. Patrick's Day. In song, poetry, and p...

Bought by KHEN-LP and KREV-LP

  • Added: Feb 11, 2011
  • Length: 01:33:41
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: United States Institute of Peace New World Headquarters, Credit: USIP
The United States Institute of Peace is an independent, nonpartisan, national institution established in 1984 and funded by Congress to increase th...

Bought by KUOW, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KUOW, WFIU, and KXOT Public Radio

  • Added: Jan 24, 2011
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 5
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The Third Coast International Audio Festival brings the best new documentaries produced worldwide to the national airwaves in a special two-hour pr...

Bought by KMXT, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, KBIA, WVPE, Northeast Indiana Public Radio and more

  • Added: Nov 09, 2010
  • Length: 01:57:58
  • Purchases: 64
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An amazing treasure chest of music, sounds and spoken word of the 20th century from around the world

  • Added: Jul 19, 2010
  • Length: 01:57:53
Caption: Many Uch at the Airport Way Detention Facility., Credit: Eroyn Franklin
An imposing brick building on Airport Way at the edge of the International District housed detained immigrants from 1931 to 2004. It was once known...

Bought by PRX Remix

  • Added: Jun 16, 2010
  • Length: 08:58
  • Purchases: 1
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During WWII about 11.000 German immigrants living in the US were interned. Still today, they are waiting for a recognition of this injustice.

  • Added: Apr 17, 2009
  • Length: 29:52
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Asian sailors and adventurers helped to form the new country of America.

Bought by WCPN, KQED, WGBH Radio Boston, and KQED

  • Added: Feb 12, 2009
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 4
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Produced by Dred Scott Keyes, "Before The Legend: The Rise of Bob Marley", this entertaining and informational interview/music mix with author Chr...

Bought by WNCU, Mississippi Public Broadcasting, and WCPN

  • Added: Feb 04, 2009
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Between 4 and 6 million of American do not live in the U.S.A. Voters among them can play a decisive role in the upcoming elections.

  • Added: Oct 24, 2008
  • Length: 15:47
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Genocide: How Will History Judge Us?

  • Added: May 28, 2008
  • Length: 28:39
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This Story is free! With the Concert for Bangladesh George Harrison and Ravi Shankar started the tradition of the super-concert for a humanitarian ...

Bought by WABE

  • Added: Dec 19, 2006
  • Length: 07:09
  • Purchases: 1
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The great swathes of the Western Australian wheatbelt were created a century ago when 1000 acres of bush were burned a day and the land became the ...

Bought by KICI, KUER, WRPI, KXOT Public Radio, WYSO and more

  • Added: Dec 07, 2006
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 6
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Moroccan Amazigh Music, Arabic/Indigenous politics of North Africa

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston and KTNA

  • Added: Nov 14, 2006
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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One-hour, newscast compatible program that examines the possibilities of peace in our world today by looking at excerpts from important presidentia...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, KQED, New Hampshire Public Radio, WHRV, WETA and more

  • Added: Aug 07, 2006
  • Length: 59:06
  • Purchases: 6
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Four elderly Dutch people remember how as children recently liberated from the POW camps in Indonesia, they regained their childhood when they wer...

Bought by KICI

  • Added: Jul 12, 2006
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Refugees from Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos had no choice but to flee their homelands and come to America. THE ACTUAL SHOW LENGTH IS 59 MINUTES. THER...

Bought by KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WCPN, WCPN, KQED, KGNU and more

  • Added: Apr 24, 2006
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 22
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UN event / Photo Exhibit Opening Ceremony - 1000 Women for the Nobel Peace Prize / Two files: 1. raw sound file / crowd mingling before event

  • Added: Apr 23, 2006
  • Length: 36:48

  • Added: Apr 23, 2006
  • Length: 39:31
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Asian sailors and adventurers helped to form the new country of America. THE ACTUAL SHOW LENGTH IS 59 MINUTES. THERE ARE SEVERAL VERSIONS OF THIS...

Bought by KZYX, KRCB-FM "Radio 91", WCPN, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KXOT Public Radio and more

  • Added: Mar 28, 2006
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 23