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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 Troy Public Radio, WNMU-FM, and KXCV


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 3
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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 C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KICI, WTJU, KVSC, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:55
  • 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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-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 WTJU, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WRGY, WLPR, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 10
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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
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-An English professor who loves the Harry Potter books brings a few lucky students each year to London to visit the magical sites in the fantasy se...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WCMU, WAMC, Royalton Community Radio, KEDT and more


  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 8
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-Pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to understand deeper truths about the human condition. -In college, ...

Bought by WMMT, KALW, RadioFreePalmer, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KUAF Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 12
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRGY, WCMU, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

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


  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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- Over 400 years ago, in 1619, the first Africans arrived in English-speaking North America. Cassandra Newby-Alexander explores how we should comme...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, WTJU, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRGY, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 10
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-Over 400 years ago, in 1619, the first Africans arrived in English-speaking North America. Cassandra Newby-Alexander explores how we should commem...

Bought by Radio Phoenix, WUGA (part of GPB), KKRN, WSGE, KMUN and more


  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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-In 1898, a black man named John Henry James was lynched in Charlottesville, Virginia, right across the street from what is now With Good Reason's ...

Bought by Morehead State Public Radio, KICI, and C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 51:48
  • Purchases: 3
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In 1898, a black man named John Henry James was lynched in Charlottesville, Virginia, right across the street from what is now With Good Reason's s...

Bought by WVAS and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jan 31, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 2
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-- Cassandra Newby-Alexander explores how we should commemorate 1619 and what’s at stake when we ignore it. -- Richard Chew explains how a British ...

Bought by WRKF, WCSU-FM, and KWTF community radio for Sonoma County


  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: 51:23
  • Purchases: 3
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-Scholars, historic interpreters, and descendants of enslaved people recently gathered at Montpelier, the home of James Madison. -Justin Reid tell...

Bought by WRKF, Morehead State Public Radio, KWIT, KICI, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle and more


  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: 53:45
  • Purchases: 9
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Scholars, historic interpreters, and descendants of enslaved people recently gathered at Montpelier, the home of James Madison. They were there to ...

Bought by Morehead State Public Radio and WJFF


  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: :29
  • Purchases: 2
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-Justin Reid tells the story of how he set out to find the plantation where his great-great grandfather was enslaved, and what he found there. -Hi...

Bought by KPTZ, Port Townsend, WA, KMUD, and KKRN


  • Added: Jan 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:51
  • Purchases: 3
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-Michael Higginbotham is the author of "Ghosts of Jim Crow: Ending Racism In Post-Racial America". He has a list of people—some well known, some n...

Bought by KRZA, Kansas Public Radio, WFHB, Harford Community Radio, WVAS and more


  • Added: Jan 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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ana Kwame Adjei-Brenyah talks about his award-winning story collection Friday Black. Then, we talk about the art of the really really short story w...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
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-"Grey’s Anatomy", "Scandal", and "How to Get Away with Murder" aren’t just popular tv shows--they’re also groundbreaking. Michaela Meyer says the ...

Bought by KXCV, WRGY, WTJU, WMUU-LP, WCMU and more


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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-"Grey’s Anatomy", "Scandal", and "How to Get Away with Murder" aren’t just popular tv shows--they’re also groundbreaking. Michaela Meyer says the ...

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


  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Around the country, historians and community organizations are commemorating the 400th anniversary of 1619. That’s the first year that African Amer...

Bought by WJAB, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WRGY, KXCV and more


  • Added: Dec 07, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 7
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-We talk with one of six people suing the Trump administration for rescinding DACA, a program that allows people who came to the U.S. as undocument...

Bought by KRZA, WFHB, WLPR, WVAS, WUGA (part of GPB) and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-Across the nation, natural gas production has been ramping up. In many communities, this has meant new pipelines, new promises, and new protests. ...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WRGY, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WTJU and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 10
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-Across the nation, natural gas production has been ramping up. In many communities, this has meant new pipelines, new promises, and new protests. ...

Bought by WUGA (part of GPB), KRZA, WFHB, WVAS, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Oct 25, 2018
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 8