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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 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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-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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-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
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-"Whistles in the Mist" is the award-winning documentary on the whistling style of speech that developed in the mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico. Lingui...

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


  • Added: Jan 03, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 10
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-South Carolina banned the sale of alcohol in 1915. But the state itself had established its own dispensary system more than a decade earlier. -Mo...

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


  • Added: Sep 20, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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-African Americans who fought for their country in Vietnam often experienced in the ranks the racism their families endured back home. While white...

Bought by WVAS, KMUN, Radio Phoenix, WJCU, and WFHB


  • Added: Jul 20, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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In the first episode of With Good Reason’s new documentary series on the Vietnam War, historians Fred Turner and Wilbur J. Scott explore how the se...

Bought by WGZS, KMUN, WVTF, KUMD, and WGZS


  • Added: Apr 30, 2018
  • Length: 51:59
  • Purchases: 5
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In the first episode of With Good Reason’s new documentary series on the Vietnam War, historians Fred Turner and Wilbur J. Scott explore how the se...

Bought by KMUN and KRZA


  • Added: Apr 30, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Making America Patriotic Again with Jorge Bernardo National Monument tour guide extraordinaire. Mr. Bernardo helps thousands relive & believe in t...

Bought by KFOI Radio


  • Added: Apr 29, 2018
  • Length: 27:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Phillips de Koninick, Portrait of a Boy, 1673, Eskenazi Museum of Art 2001.45.
From 1933 until the end of World War II, a number of Nazi units known as the Kuntschutz, plundered gold, silver and important art works from all ov...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2018
  • Length: 58:37
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-When Thomas Jefferson designed the University of Virginia’s central Rotunda, he set out to build a temple to the book, a stunning rebuke to the Ch...

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


  • Added: Mar 16, 2018
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 11