With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

Series produced by With Good Reason

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All episodes of this award-winning show are free on PRX. For more information visit withgoodreasonradio.org or contact Elliot Majerczyk (434-924-3855) emajer@virginia.edu.

Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


355 Pieces

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-Why do people believe weird things? That’s what Jason Hart wants to find out. He delves into the psychology behind ghost encounters, anti-vaccine ...

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KVSC, Radio Phoenix, WSGE, KMUN and more


  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-On Sept. 27 and 28, the most notable poets of our time will gather in the nation’s capital to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Furious Flower...

Bought by KXCV, WCMU, WAMC, Radio Phoenix, WYAP and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 10
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-In late August 1619, 20 or more enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia at what’s now called Fort Monroe. They were the first Africans documented in...

Bought by WVAS, Kansas Public Radio, KWMR, KVSC, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 12
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-In the early 19th century, Americans began to journey away from home, simply for the sake of travelling, giving rise to a new cultural phenomenon:...

Bought by KRZA, Kansas Public Radio, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WFHB, WVAS and more


  • Added: Aug 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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-The American healthcare system can be tough to navigate. But it’s even more challenging when you’ve just arrived in the United States from a war-t...

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  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. In the years since, as residents have come and gone and rebuilt their lives, a lot has changed about the...

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  • Added: Aug 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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-Does the radiation emitted by our cell phones harm us? A study that found cell phone radiation can cause changes to our cells. -Expanding the don...

Bought by KVSC, KISU, KRZA, Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB) and more


  • Added: Aug 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 13
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There’s a new podcast called Sacred & Profane hosted by two Religious Studies professors, Martien Halvorson-Taylor and Kurtis Schaeffer. The podc...

Bought by WVAS, Radio Phoenix, Peconic Public Broadcasting, Kansas Public Radio, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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-From tracking tigers in Nepal to mountainside surgery on Montana’s wolverines, Deborah McCauley is on a mission to save disappearing wildlife arou...

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  • Added: Jul 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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When writer and radio producer Lulu Miller (Invisibilia) discovered she’d have to leave Virginia, she wrote a startling love letter to the state-- ...

Bought by WFHB, WTJU, Kansas Public Radio, KMUN, WVAS and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Your summer vacation packing list has some key items: cell phone charger, swimsuit, toothbrush. We're here to add some essentials to your list, wit...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), Peconic Public Broadcasting, WYAP, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jul 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 10
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U.S. troops turned to popular music as a way of coping with the war in Vietnam. In this sound-rich show, the authors of “We Gotta Get Out of this...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WVAS, Radio Phoenix, Southern Branch Bluegrass and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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From Nat King Cole to Miley Cyrus: how music tells the story of American democracy.

Bought by WMUU-LP, KZUM, Kansas Public Radio, WVAS, WFHB and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 13
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On the eve of WWI, one man had a front seat to history. Now, a new documentary tells his incredible story.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), WYAP, WJCU, KMUN and more


  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Autistic people and their families are coming up with new ways to understand autism’s unique gifts and challenges.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WVAS, WUGA (part of GPB), Peconic Public Broadcasting, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 10
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Little-known stories about the ships, soldiers, and animals that transformed the United States during the Civil War.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WFHB, WUGA (part of GPB), WJCU, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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-Marietta McCarty wrote a loving memoir about the daunting task of emptying her beloved family home in "Leaving 1203: Emptying a Home, Filling the ...

Bought by WVAS, WFHB, WUGA (part of GPB), Kansas Public Radio, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 23, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-In 1883 a young African American worker was alleged to have brushed shoulders with a white woman as they passed each other on a narrow sidewalk in...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), WVAS, Harford Community Radio, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: May 17, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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- William Apess of the Pequot Indian Tribe has been called the Native American Frederick Douglas. Apess challenged the powers of his day using the ...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), WRIR, Radio Phoenix, KMUN and more


  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 9
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-In 1979, members of the KKK shot and killed five labor and civil rights activists in Greensboro, North Carolina. The killings still reverberates i...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, Radio Phoenix, WUGA (part of GPB), WVAS, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 10