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Caption: Christian Poirier
Over the past fifty years, around 17% of the Amazon rainforest has been destroyed, according to the World Wildlife Fund, but as this week’s guest o...

  • Added: Oct 16, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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-There’s a new podcast called 'Sacred & Profane' which explores how people think and act with religion. -Christina Anne Kilby says religion, at th...

Bought by WTJU, KVSC, WCMU, WMUU-LP, The Pulse--Messiah College Radio and more


  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 11
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Will McGrath, author of "Everything Lost is Found Again: Four Seasons in Lesotho," tells the story of the twenty months he & his wife spent in Leso...

  • Added: Jun 21, 2019
  • Length: 09:59
Caption: Peter Knights
Have you ever seen one of those ads with a celebrity like Jackie Chan or Leonardo DiCaprio beside a beautiful, rare animal? If so, there’s a good c...

  • Added: Jan 22, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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The idea that art, literature and music in particular, might work as a sort of “Marshall Plan of the Mind” is our topic tonight. At the end of Worl...

  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:02
Caption: Off to the links..., Credit: Susan Cook photo
A musical tribute to the most recent historic meeting of minds between You Know Who. And Who Else, to the tune from the 1924 tune "It Had To Be Yo...

  • Added: Jun 12, 2018
  • Length: 02:46
Caption: "The Magnicent Five": (from left) Henryk Wujec, Lech Dymarski, Janusz Onyszkiewicz, Jacek Kuro?, Jan Rulewski. , Credit: Photo by Jan Krzysztof Kelus.
Dance in Chains, traces the history of modern political imprisonment from its origins in the mid-nineteenth century and draws on examples from regi...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:28
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From within this crucible the revolutionary theorist, ruthless Red Army commander and plausible dictator in waiting, leader of the left opposition ...

  • Added: Nov 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:02
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Hitler called him “half beast, half giant” and clearly saw a kind of reflection there. Kuromiya asserts that Stalin was a deeply singular personali...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:34
Caption: George Monbiot
When you think of the values emblematic of politics in the Occident, does the term “altruism” come to mind? Probably not lately. Our guest today on...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
Caption: His profession was listed as  "farmer's son". They never saw their family again., Credit: Susan Cook
The US Senate bill to limit immigration by educational status ignores that opportunity is exactly what oppressive regimes deny. Opportunity -as ev...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 05:59
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Insights from neuroscience on international diplomacy - How the US defense budget prevents strategic thinking - Why we have a vice president (and w...

Bought by WNMU-FM


  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 1
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Insights from neuroscience on international diplomacy - How the US defense budget prevents strategic thinking - Why we have a vice president (and w...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WCWP, KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, KFCF FM and more


  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 10
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Insights from neuroscience on international diplomacy - How the US defense budget prevents strategic thinking - Why we have a vice president (and w...

Bought by Harford Community Radio, KRZA, WCQS, WUGA (part of GPB), Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 8
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Even as President Trump returns from two high profile international tours, digital technologies seem ever more like they could replace costly diplo...

Bought by KENW, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and WOUB


  • Added: Jul 21, 2017
  • Length: 03:33
  • Purchases: 3
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Manal grew up in Mecca, Islam’s holiest city. In her teens she was a religious radical, by her twenties she was a college-educated computer securit...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 09:57
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How the US is getting it wrong in the Middle East - The far-right takeover of Eastern Europe - Tracking foreign aid - Gaming out the rise and fall ...

Bought by WLPR and WNMU-FM


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 2
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How the US is getting it wrong in the Middle East - The far-right takeover of Eastern Europe

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio, WVAS, WLPR, KWMR, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 12
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How the US is getting it wrong in the Middle East - The far-right takeover of Eastern Europe - Tracking foreign aid - Gaming out the rise and fall ...

Bought by KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, WCMU, WRGY, WCWP and more


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 53:54
  • Purchases: 8
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While Marine le Pen failed to win the recent French presidential election, her increased popularity is just the most recent example of how far righ...

Bought by KENW and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 03:42
  • Purchases: 2
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Pulitzer Prize-winning author describes the journey of Liberia’s Sirleaf, honors the amazingly resilient Liberian women who put her into office, an...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2017
  • Length: 09:48
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Only days after announcing that the one China policy was no-good under a Trump Administration, U.S. President Donald Trump changed tack, stiffed Ta...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 04:56
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Today our guest, Thea Riofrancos, suggests populism is the not the problem, as so many in the “center” (left and right) fear, but the answer to the...

  • Added: Feb 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:01
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When liberal politicians suggest we look for policy-making inspiration from social democracies in Europe, the automatic reaction from some corners ...

Bought by WMUU-LP, Yellowstone Public Radio, and 90.1 WFYI Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 24, 2017
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 3
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Has Beijing decided that Trump represents a great opportunity to win power and influence at America's expense? President Xi Jinping led the charge ...

  • Added: Jan 23, 2017
  • Length: 04:39