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Robin Barnes was born and raised in the Lower 9th Ward, shuttling between her parents’ and grandparents’ houses and singing the songs they liked to...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
Caption: Sarah Sentilles and Eugenie Scott
Interviews with Sarah Sentilles, author of Breaking Up With God: A Love Story and Eugenie Scott, former executive director of the National Center f...

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  • Added: Jul 23, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ellen Meacham
In the spring of 1967, Senator Robert F. Kennedy had an experience that changed his thinking about America, and his own responsibilities. His awake...

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  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Sea level rise and eclipse phenomena highlight this episode. First Dave talks to NASA Oceanographer Josh Willis about two new studies. The first re...

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  • Added: Mar 02, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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“It’s very likely that the universe is really a kind of a question, rather than the answer to anything,” says philosopher technologist Kevin Kelly....

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Jim Baumann
What we do for our children today will have a major impact on the future of democracy.

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  • Added: Dec 21, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Jack Russell Weinstein visits with Heather Douglas, "best known for her work on the role of values in science, science policy, the importance ...

  • Added: Dec 09, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
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Georgia State Poet Laureate Judson Mitcham, whose work will appear in THE BEST AMERICAN POETRTY 2017, is also a gifted fiction writer. In this sho...

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  • Added: Jul 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sue Klebold
Guilt can haunt any parent whose child commits suicide. That’s especially true for a murder-suicide.

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  • Added: Jul 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
From: KQAL
Series: The Live Feed
Caption: Tabah
On this episode of The Live Feed, we visit with an indie rock group from Minneapolis. This five piece band hit the scene in 2014 and recently perfo...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 33:24
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It’s not unusual for a new president to find the adjustment from candidate to leader to be jolting but President Trump’s first week in office has b...

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  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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She has called Brain Pickings, her invention and labor of love, a “human-powered discovery engine for interestingness.” What Maria Popova really de...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2017
  • Length: 58:00
Caption: Hawk Henries
A conversation with Nipmuck flute maker and flute player Hawk Henries.

  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: David B. Wong
It's common for people to disagree about what constitutes an ethical approach to an issue or a way of living. Can more than one approach be right? ...

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  • Added: Oct 22, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Jack Russell Weinstein visits with Deborah Tannen, University Professor and Professor of Linguistics at Georgetown University and author of ma...

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  • Added: Oct 01, 2016
  • Length: 53:50
  • Purchases: 1
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Host Jack Russell Weinstein visits with Peter de Marneffe, Professor of Philosophy at Arizona State University. He writes about liberty and libera...

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  • Added: Oct 01, 2016
  • Length: 55:11
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kathryn Smith
The Glass Ceiling: That’s a term that’s been bandied about for some time. Those women who reach the top of their field whether it’s in business or ...

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  • Added: Sep 20, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Discover the poetic variety of Missouri in this special program featuring readings from the Midwest Poets Series by three very different Missouri p...

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  • Added: Sep 14, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Monique W. Morris
Black girls make up for more than one-third of all girls with school related arrests. Yet, they comprise just 16-percent of female students.

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  • Added: Aug 23, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
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An exploration of the work being done in Washington State's Skagit Valley to better understand and prepare for the effects of a changing climate.

  • Added: Jun 13, 2016
  • Length: 54:17
Caption: Ryan Hanley
Host Jack Russell Weinstein visits with Ryan Patrick Hanley, associate professor of history at Marquette University. His research in the history of...

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  • Added: May 17, 2016
  • Length: 53:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Sharona Hoffman
Everyone gets older, but not everyone plans for it. Even fewer people think about that planning philosophically. We look closely at one author’s pr...

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  • Added: May 05, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Within Taylor's 16 years, she has lived in eight places all over the country. Taylor explains the impact moving has had on her life and how each pl...

  • Added: Mar 21, 2016
  • Length: 03:03
Caption: Odegaard Writing and Research Center, Credit: OWRC
Failure is a part of life. College students, in particular, know this feeling all too well. Since academic failure can take many forms in the colle...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2016
  • Length: 21:31
Caption: Professor Susan Eaton
Immigration. That’s a major hot button issue. In recent years, a handful of states have passed laws designed to make it easier to deport unauthor...

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  • Added: Feb 03, 2016
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1