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Why read Marx today?

  • Added: Aug 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
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Is retirement just an evil scheme invented by capitalists to get rid of higher-paid workers?

Bought by Capital Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 1
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Can we still lead productive, meaningful lives if the demand for human labor disappears?

Bought by WKMS and Capital Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Is work the curse of the working class, or a person's best opportunity for happiness and meaning?

Bought by KNVC Carson City Community Radio, GCR (Global Community Radio), and KTSW 89.9


  • Added: Aug 11, 2018
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Rotimi Agbabiaka, San Francisco, CA 8/2/18, Credit: Andrea Chase
Rotimi Agbabiaka talks discovering hidden history, questioning assumptions, and having his mind blown open.

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Aug 08, 2018
  • Length: 25:39
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Perry White III and Terry Wright
Percy White III tells his friend Terry Wright about his family’s time as sharecroppers on a Virginia farm.

Bought by WVBI-LP


  • Added: Aug 06, 2018
  • Length: 02:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Has Globalization Undermined the American Working Class?, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
In the U.S., jobs are disappearing. From construction zones to clerical offices to coal mines, the American working class is losing ground. Is glob...

Bought by KCPW, Interlochen Public Radio, and NPR Illinois


  • Added: Aug 03, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Greg Yance and Neoma Farr worked alongside each other during the Great Flood of 1993, to gird the town of Niota, Illinois from the rising waters of...

Bought by WVBI-LP


  • Added: Jul 02, 2018
  • Length: 02:34
  • Purchases: 1
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Logistics, the management of the flow of things between the point of origin and the point of consumption, logistics, has its origins in military ca...

  • Added: Jun 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:14
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Host Bob Kustra interviews Blaire Briody about her book "The New Wild West: Black Gold, Fracking, and Life in a North Dakota Boomtown"

  • Added: Jun 15, 2018
  • Length: 30:10
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Should our repugnance at the sale of certain goods or services limit those markets?

Bought by KOJB 90.1 FM The eagle, KTSW 89.9, KSKQ, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMRE-LP and more


  • Added: Jun 04, 2018
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Wendell Affield & Katie Carter
Wendell Affield was forbidden to go into the chickenhouse. Once his mother passed away, he was able to enter. What he discovered was a treasure t...

  • Added: Apr 30, 2018
  • Length: 54:06
Caption: Andrew Yang
According to a 2016 report by Business Insider magazine, three of the world’s largest employers are now replacing their workers with robots.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Meet Your Robot Barista, Credit: Seth Shostak
We sip lattes in a robot café and contemplate the future of work. Our mechanical barista is just a start as robots and A.I. train to do a variety o...

Bought by CHSR-FM 97.9, WRST-FM Oshkosh, Royalton Community Radio, KBBI, WMUU-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 26, 2018
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Gene Kendzior tells his daughter, Jennifer, about his father, who died working in a coal mine in 1967.

Bought by WEZU, WVBI-LP, and West Virginia Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 14, 2018
  • Length: 02:08
  • Purchases: 3
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The stories we tell ourselves about hunger shape our approach to solutions. Is it time to challenge the long-standing narratives surrounding food i...

  • Added: Jan 25, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries we'll learn about the non-profit, Aspiring Hands. We'll meet with the creator and president Bryon Schaefer as ...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Nov 06, 2017
  • Length: 06:08
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: http://jobtalkradio.org, Credit: Job Talk LLC
Today Dave and Doug explore transitions from workforce to full-time parent to community leader. Discover how human resource skills can help the bal...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 14:18
Caption: http://jobtalkradio.org, Credit: Job Talk LLC
Can a great haircut affect your job? Find out as Dave and Doug explore the common sense philosophy of an extraordinary barber. And, see how Dave sc...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 29:30
Caption: Peter Bratt & Dolores Huerta, San Francisco, CA 9/4/17, Credit: Andrea Chase
Dolores Huerta and Peter Bratt talk common denominators, the war for truth, and controlling the narrative.

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Sep 08, 2017
  • Length: 29:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela quiz people on the street about their jobs and about the meaning of Labor Day. Topical tunes and fan requests from Pete ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
Caption: Thomas M. Shapiro
Income and wealth inequality is now a regular topic of conversation. The standard of living for most Americans’ since the Great Recession is either...

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 20, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Edward D. Hess
If we were on a ship at sea, and learned of the impending tsunami, we’d do everything we could to prepare for the collision.

Bought by KCBX


  • Added: Jul 03, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela quiz people on the street about their jobs and about the meaning of Labor Day. Topical tunes and fan requests from Pete ...

Bought by KHNS, KMXT, KSRQ, and KFAI


  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
  • Purchases: 4
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This week on The Rough Draft Diaries you'll meet some of the guys from Graphite Design and Build! GDB create custom sculptures, models, and signs f...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 06:39
  • Purchases: 1