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The most important architectural thinker of the young American republic was Thomas Jefferson. He also held captive more than 600 enslaved men, wom...

Bought by KXCV, WCMU, WAMC, Royalton Community Radio, WRGY and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2019
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 6
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The most important architectural thinker of the young American republic was Thomas Jefferson. He also held captive more than 600 enslaved men, wome...

Bought by KVSC, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMUN, WYAP, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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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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-On Sept. 27 and 28, the most notable poets of our time will gather in the nation’s capital to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Furious Flower...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KXCV, WCMU, WAMC, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 11
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On Sept. 27 and 28, the most notable poets of our time will gather in the nation’s capital to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Furious Flower ...

Bought by WMUU-LP, WCMU, KXCV, WRGY, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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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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Artist Charles Gaines has been delving into philosophy, abstraction and mathematics to address politics and race since the 1970s. In August 2019, G...

  • Added: Jul 29, 2019
  • Length: 19:29
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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
Caption: "The Arc of the moral universe is long but it moves toward justice."., Credit: Susan Cook
The Sixty Second Moral Inquiry today asks if Alabama's long history of lack of compassion toward people of color now appears again in their lack of...

  • Added: May 20, 2019
  • Length: :54
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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
Caption: Josephine Baker, circa 1926. Photograph by George Hoyningen-Huene
Today’s program begins with the institutional role of Indiana University's Black Film Center/Archive within a school where the black student popul...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
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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
Caption: A sofa and mattresses on the street in front of an apartment building. "Sofa Free, and throw in 2 box springs", Credit: walknboston is licensed under CC by 2.0.
There’s an eviction crisis in the United States, and it’s disproportionately affecting communities of color.

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


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: A sofa and mattresses on the street in front of an apartment building. "Sofa Free, and throw in 2 box springs", Credit: walknboston is licensed under CC by 2.0.
There's an eviction crisis in the United States, and it's disproportionately affecting communities of color.

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


  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 12
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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