With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

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All episodes of this award-winning show are free on PRX. For more information visit withgoodreasonradio.org or contact Sarah McConnell at sbm2p@virginia.edu or 434-825-9432.

Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


588 Pieces

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During the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, tensions between the United States and Russia very nearly led to nuclear disaster.

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  • Added: Jul 29, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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Mask debates, a rush for a vaccine, and closed schools--not much has changed in the years since the 1890 and 1918 influenza epidemics.

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  • Added: Jul 22, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 16
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For generations, Englishmen grew food on public land. They sustained their families with these gardens, and with fish and animals they hunted and k...

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  • Added: Jul 15, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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This year’s annual summer reading show explores the broad, diverse, and wonderful world of Asian American and Pacific Islander writers.

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  • Added: Jul 08, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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The evolution of social change in America can be traced through popular songs by the likes of Nat King Cole, Percy Mayfield, Lena Horne, and the Im...

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  • Added: Jul 01, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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From start to finish, the Appalachian Trail covers a whopping 2,181 miles.

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  • Added: Jun 24, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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You only die once. But you can get close a few times.

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  • Added: Jun 17, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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Black women are three and a half times more likely to die in childbirth than white women.

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  • Added: Jun 03, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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One study found that in the early months of the pandemic, as many as 40% of Americans skipped medical care.

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  • Added: May 27, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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It’s difficult to imagine that the highway was someone’s home. But it was.

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  • Added: May 20, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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In July of this year, Virginia will become the first Southern state to legalize marijuana, marking a major milestone in the failure of the War on D...

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  • Added: May 13, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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If plants could talk, what would they say? What if they could sing?

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  • Added: May 06, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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More and more often, celebrities are home-grown in front of a ring light and iPhone. As viewers keep scrolling past these insta-celebs, they’re sta...

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  • Added: Apr 28, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Kirsten Gelsdorf has spent over 20 years working for the United Nations and other organizations in the humanitarian sector.

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  • Added: Apr 22, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Thanks to COVID-19, many of us are more closely tuned in to the environment around us than ever before. We’re spending more time hanging outdoors, ...

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  • Added: Apr 16, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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In 2019, the most notable poets of our time gathered in the nation’s capital to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Furious Flower Poetry Center,...

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  • Added: Apr 08, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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We have a lot to do with what happens to rainwater from the time it hits the ground, to the time we drink it. And our small efforts can add up over...

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  • Added: Apr 01, 2021
  • Length: 52:00
  • Purchases: 3
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We have a lot to do with what happens to rainwater from the time it hits the ground, to the time we drink it. And our small efforts can add up over...

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  • Added: Apr 01, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
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The Women’s March in January 2017 was the largest single-day protest in U.S. history. Anywhere from 3 to 5 million Americans--most of them women--t...

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  • Added: Mar 25, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
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Serena Williams is widely regarded as one of the best athletes of all time. But far too often her passion on the tennis court has been criticized a...

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  • Added: Mar 18, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 13