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This week DW reporters Neil King and Gabriel Borrud teamed up to find out what it's like to be blind in Germany. They spent some time with a man wh...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
Caption: Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman in Stanley Kubrick's 'Eyes Wide Shut' (1999)
Back in 1999, it was hard to watch "Eyes Wide Shut" without thinking about Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman as a real-life married couple participating...

Bought by KMRE-LP, KCPW, KSRQ, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Sep 13, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates Mexican Independence Day with music from Mexico – including a wide variety of regional styles, traditional and ...

Bought by KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], KEOS, WRGY, WOUB, KBRP Community Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Climate change is upending Miami’s real estate markets, turning one of its poorest neighborhoods into some of the most desirable real estate around...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
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Can we beat the traffic by taking to the skies? Sailing over freeways in a flying car, getting to work in minutes instead of hours, has long been t...

  • Added: Sep 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
Caption: Composer and Guitarist Quique Sinesi
Contemporary guitar works from Argentina, Puerto Rico, and Spain.

Bought by KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Sep 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the Moon Festival (or Harvest Moon Festival or Mid-Autumn Festival as it is also known) which has been a major ...

Bought by KHNS, KACU, Delmarva Public Radio, KUPR low power FM, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Sep 08, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 17
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates Ethiopian New Year with a program devoted to music from that country. We’ll hear the ‘Father of Ethio Jazz’ Mul...

Bought by KBUT, WHCP-LP, RadioFreePalmer, Delmarva Public Radio, WNYE and more


  • Added: Sep 07, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 10
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 KCSB-FM, KWIT, WNIN, KUT, KWMR and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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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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It’s New Month/New Music time in the Global Village. Each month, Global Village devotes an entire show to the best of recently released and forthco...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, WSLR, Spokane Public Radio, Radio Phoenix, KACU and more


  • Added: Sep 01, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 26
Caption: John Cusack in 'Being John Malkovich' (1999)
In 1999, "Being John Malkovich" marked the auspicious debut of two geniuses: screenwriter Charlie Kaufman ("Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind,"...

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


  • Added: Aug 30, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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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: Saint Cecilia by Simon Vouet, 1626, Credit: public domain
Gratitude is a theme often explored in early music. We’ll hear expressions of thanks from a variety of sources. Wonderful program for Thanksgiving ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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A one-hour program of early music exploring that ancient symbol for the harvest, fertility, and giving thanks -- The Cornucopia. This is a sound-r...

Bought by KRPS, WRGY, WRNC-LP, KISU, Wyoming Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 8
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SPECIAL: The final Monday of every month, it’s Global Village at the Savannah Music Festival, a monthly concert series showcasing top world music a...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Prairie Public, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Have you ever found a recipe, ingredient, kitchen tool, or cookbook that has changed the way your whole kitchen functions? We’re obsessed with thes...

  • Added: Aug 22, 2019
  • Length: 28:40
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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 sm...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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On this episode of You Bet Your Garden, host Mike McGrath reveals several ways you can try and stop those “long-tailed servants of Satan” before t...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 54:59
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What should you have been reading this summer—and how should you have been be reading it?

  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
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August featured artist John Renbourn’s music has been dubbed ‘folk baroque’ and this time in the Global Village we’ll explore that in some of his m...

Bought by KBUT, KMXT, KSUT, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
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This week on the show: My computer and me - Addicted to your smartphone? Just wait 'til you hear about what's coming next. Come follow us th...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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Nearly 25 percent of America’s electricity now comes from renewables, surpassing coal for the first time. Ten states, and Puerto Rico and Washingto...

  • Added: Aug 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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Nearly 25 percent of America’s electricity now comes from renewables, surpassing coal for the first time. Ten states, and Puerto Rico and Washingto...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WLPR, Maine Public Radio, KBBI, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Aug 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 5
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A live concert recording of some of the most recognizable and beloved popular dances of Spain. Habaneras, fandangos, and more, by Ravel, Falla, Sie...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 21