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How do good ideas and persuasive arguments change the world? In this episode, host John Donvan speaks with TED curator Chris Anderson about how bri...

  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
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Discovering everyday miracles is where good teaching, and a meaningful life, begin.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2018
  • Length: 06:16
Caption: Are Safe Spaces Dangerous?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
Deeply rooted in social justice movements of the past, safe spaces promise a reprieve from bigotry and oppression by allowing today’s students – th...

Bought by KISU, Interlochen Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, NPR Illinois, WGCU and more


  • Added: Jul 05, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Should College Athletes Be Paid? , Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
College sports is a big-money business, with football and basketball programs generating millions of dollars in revenue every year. While coaches a...

Bought by NPR Illinois, WLPR, WSKG, KVSC, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
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As video games gain prominence, some game creators are turning to global issues, such as poverty alleviation, international diplomacy, and combatin...

Bought by KTSW 89.9, NPR Illinois, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Boise State Public Radio, and Troy Public Radio


  • Added: May 17, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Anton Treuer discusses how education and prosperity go hand in hand. Can we restructure the system to make education more equitable? Anton speculat...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2016
  • Length: 08:12
Caption: Jakada Imani on MIW, Credit: Oddua Productions
With Akeisha Johnson, your host, this episode of Making it Work we will chat with spiritual leader Jakada Imani about the importance of the Bay Are...

  • Added: Aug 20, 2015
  • Length: 25:32
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Geologist Phil Skemer gets to crush rocks for a living. Find out how and why he and his team build instruments that can mimic conditions deep insid...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: 12:55
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kate Rosenberger@Dog Eared Books, Credit: Jenny Attiyeh
Be it a curmudgeonly Galwegian on the West coast of Ireland, an erudite scholar in Dublin or a literary motorcyclist 'flower child' of San Francisc...

Bought by KUT


  • Added: Dec 20, 2012
  • Length: 56:24
  • Purchases: 1
Caption:  YES Prep students at an informational session at the University of Oklahoma. YES Prep is a charter school network that serves a low-income population in Houston, Tex. and focuses on getting all of its students accepted into 4-year colleges. , Credit: YES Prep Public Schools
Why are so many low-income students quitting college, and what leads a few to beat the odds and make it through? (8/30/2012)

Bought by WMUU-LP, KPIP-LP, KERA, and New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Why is the parenting phrase "go out and play, kids!" becoming endangered? Meredith Grimm wanted to ask how parents avoid both hovering and neglect ...

Bought by KSFR


  • Added: Aug 21, 2012
  • Length: 35:25
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Simon Ortiz
Writers associated with the Southwest United States - Denise Chavez, Michael McGarrity, and Simon Ortiz - talk about the major themes in their work...

Bought by KRZA


  • Added: Feb 05, 2009
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 1
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Two scholars who have studied the impact of climate change on peace and security reflect on the awarding of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize to climate c...

Bought by WGDR and WXDU


  • Added: Mar 27, 2008
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Mar 14, 2008
  • Length: 29:45
  • Purchases: 11

  • Added: Mar 14, 2008
  • Length: 29:45
  • Purchases: 5
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Series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

Bought by WAMC and WMNF


  • Added: Jan 22, 2008
  • Length: 07:38
  • Purchases: 2
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Series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

Bought by WAMC and WMNF


  • Added: Jan 21, 2008
  • Length: 07:20
  • Purchases: 2
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Series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

Bought by WAMC and WMNF


  • Added: Jan 21, 2008
  • Length: 05:21
  • Purchases: 2
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Documentary series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

Bought by WAMC and WMNF


  • Added: Jan 21, 2008
  • Length: 07:51
  • Purchases: 2
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Series on the impact of NCLB and high stakes testing at one high school

Bought by WAMC and WMNF


  • Added: Jan 21, 2008
  • Length: 06:19
  • Purchases: 2
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Project Stitch is a youth-driven HIV education project funded by AIDS Vancouver. In four days, eight youth created four radio pieces based on HIV ...

  • Added: Sep 17, 2007
  • Length: 23:32
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Best-Selling Author Byron Katie shares details about her method to help individuals deal with the turmoil within themselves. She's captured in an ...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, KUOW, KXOT Public Radio, KXOT Public Radio, WNYC and more


  • Added: Mar 15, 2007
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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While men of letters have traditionally achieved the influential position of public intellectual, in the twentieth century a number of important wo...

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, WNMU-FM, Peconic Public Broadcasting, CHSR-FM 97.9, KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 13, 2007
  • Length: 29:45
  • Purchases: 16
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Each student tells their own story of name calling and/or harassment.

Bought by KGOU


  • Added: Feb 02, 2007
  • Length: 28:19
  • Purchases: 1
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The series on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resolution explores the long-term workshop in conflict resolution known as parenting. Two parent...

Bought by KUOW, KUOW, KUOW, KXOT Public Radio, KXOT Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 04, 2007
  • Length: 57:53
  • Purchases: 7