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-Pulitzer Prize winning author Dan Fagin on how a small town fought against pollution and the polluters. -Marc Edwards who helped uncover the water...

Bought by WFHB, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KWMR, KFAI, Peconic Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Apr 19, 2016
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Renowned writers, singers, and poets, including Maya Angelou and Nikki Giovanni, paid tribute to Nobel Laureate Toni Morrison with an extravaganza ...

Bought by KUAF Public Radio and WEMU


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:52
  • Purchases: 2
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Sister Rosetta Tharp electrified 1930s audiences with her singing and guitar playing. "The Godmother of Rock and Roll" influenced the music of Elvi...

Bought by KTNA, WCSU-FM, WSKG, WCPN, WNSB and more


  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Sword and Scale Episode 13
Prison can be both terrifying and fascinating. We devote this week's episode completely to the topic, with a look at what's it's actually like to ...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:09:40
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Sudden death in young people is rare, but through early detection of inherited heart conditions, better precautions can be taken. Plus, HIV infecti...

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, WAMC, WMUU-LP, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Dec 04, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 4
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This Poetry Month, we honor the late African American poet Lucille Clifton, who was widely acclaimed for her powerful explorations of race, womanho...

Bought by KOWS, WTJU, KUNV, KKRN, and KPVL


  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Wendy MacNaughton in her San Francisco studio
Despite the media headlines, San Francisco isn’t just the backdrop for some tech zombie apocalypse. Beneath the Google Bus frenzy, San Francisco ha...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2014
  • Length: 09:21
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Bruce Cutler, one of the most flamboyant criminal defense lawyers in recent history, made his legal bones representing clients like the late Mafia ...

Bought by KPIK-LP and WYAP


  • Added: Jun 05, 2014
  • Length: 30:17
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Nicholson Baker
Part of "Whose Words These Are," our look at poetry in our time: first Christopher Lydon in conversation with novelist Nicholson Baker, whose novel...

Bought by KALW, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KUT, WCAI / WNAN, WEOS and more


  • Added: Apr 04, 2011
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6