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-What did the process of legal desegregation look like in everyday life and culture? Jennifer Ritterhouse shares the story of Sarah Patton “Pattie...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WFHB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, Radio Phoenix, WYAP and more


  • Added: Oct 03, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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-Uncovering the epic musical crossover of the 19th century--a John Philip Sousa arrangement of Gilbert and Sullivan’s H.M.S. Pinafore. -Stephen Vit...

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


  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-Why do people believe weird things? That’s what Jason Hart wants to find out. He delves into the psychology behind ghost encounters, anti-vaccine ...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KVSC, Radio Phoenix, WSGE and more


  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
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-In late August 1619, 20 or more enslaved Africans arrived in Virginia at what’s now called Fort Monroe. They were the first Africans documented in...

Bought by WVAS, Kansas Public Radio, KWMR, KVSC, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 12
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-In the early 19th century, Americans began to journey away from home, simply for the sake of travelling, giving rise to a new cultural phenomenon:...

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


  • Added: Aug 22, 2019
  • Length: 53:54
  • Purchases: 10
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-U.S. troops turned to popular music as a way of coping with the war in Vietnam. In this sound-rich show, the authors of “We Gotta Get Out of thi...

Bought by WMPG, WCMU, WMUU-LP, WLPR, KXCV and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 9
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U.S. troops turned to popular music as a way of coping with the war in Vietnam. In this sound-rich show, the authors of “We Gotta Get Out of this...

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WVAS, Radio Phoenix, Southern Branch Bluegrass and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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- William Apess of the Pequot Indian Tribe has been called the Native American Frederick Douglas. Apess challenged the powers of his day using the ...

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


  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 9
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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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-The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people....

Bought by WCPN, Prairie Public, KVNF, KALW, 90.5 WESA and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 14
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The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people. ...

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


  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • 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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-Frank Newsome is an Old Regular Baptist preacher, singer of lined-out hymnody, and former coal miner in Appalachia. This remarkable singer has a n...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, KXCV, WRGY, WCMU, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 12
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-Frank Newsome is an Old Regular Baptist preacher, singer of lined-out hymnody, and former coal miner in Appalachia. This remarkable singer has a n...

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


  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • 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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-Immigrants to the United States share their personal stories of how they journeyed from Central and South America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, ...

Bought by KUOW, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KXCV, WLPR, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Jan 24, 2019
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 12
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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