PRX - Pieces for Topic: News

Can't find it? Try Advanced Search
View by:

477 results


Piece image
This Veterans Day, Americans will be marking one hundred years since the end of World War One, but there will be no veterans of that war present to...

Bought by Prairie Public, KENW, RadioFreePalmer, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, and Prairie Public


  • Added: Nov 03, 2016
  • Length: 03:36
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: A plane recovered from Lake Michigan, Credit: John Davies
To accompany a documentary screening, the National Museum of the Great Lakes is searching for Navy pilots who trained on Lake Michigan during World...

Bought by WXXI, WCMU, WKSU, and WBFO


  • Added: Nov 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:14
  • Purchases: 4
Piece image
Host Bob Kustra interviews CNN’s national security analyst Peter Bergen about his book investigating America’s homegrown terrorists.

  • Added: Oct 21, 2016
  • Length: 30:16
Piece image
Today’s episode explores the role of guilt in international relief efforts.

Bought by KFOI Radio


  • Added: Aug 10, 2016
  • Length: 05:05
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Nationwide there are more than 21.5 million veterans, many of whom struggle with PTSD, brain injury or trauma, and drug and alcohol addictions. Th...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2016
  • Length: 07:11
Caption: The Moving Wall came to Maine last year before Memorial Day..., Credit: Susan Cook
History is written by the Big and the Small. "The Vietnam War" documentary has reminded us that. The Moving Wall, a half scale version of the smoot...

  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 07:06
Piece image
The epic journey of a group of Syrian refugees brought together by a famous sweets shop called Salloura. Syrian-American correspondent Dalia Morta...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Apr 02, 2016
  • Length: 34:05
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Nidhi Chaphekar, Credit: Ketevan Kardava
Kardava was doing what is her job as a journalist. The media is doing what they think is their job. The only person who has no choice in this is th...

  • Added: Mar 28, 2016
  • Length: 06:00
Piece image
Love finds a way even in the darkest places. Tracey Shelton is an Australian war reporter who's spent the past 10 years living on the front lines ...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 21:26
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Where is Afghanistan heading? GroundTruth correspondent Jean MacKenzie assesses the fall of Kunduz, and Charlie Sennott travels along the country's...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 19:21
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
In the first episode of GroundTruth, correspondent Charles Sennott follows the roots of the war in Afghanistan from the 1993 World Trade Center bom...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Mar 22, 2016
  • Length: 12:12
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
The Islamic State is one of the most lethal and successful jihadist groups in modern history, surpassing even al-Qaeda. Thousands of its followers ...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
Caption: ...wide river as ever..., Credit: Susan Cook
All happy families are alike, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way, Tolstoi wrote as the first sentence in Anna Karenina. The epitaph he c...

  • Added: Dec 15, 2015
  • Length: 04:45
Piece image
How effective have nonviolent resistance movements been to effect social and political change, compared to armed violent uprisings? This time on P...

Bought by WYSO, KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio, and KUOW


  • Added: Nov 29, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 3
Piece image
How effective have nonviolent resistance movements been to effect social and political change, compared to armed violent uprisings? This time on P...

Bought by KISA Digital Studios, KRZA, Aspen Public Radio, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Nov 24, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
Piece image
Today, Dr. Gary Slutkin's effort to treat violence like an infectious disease and a conversation with former U.S. intelligence officer Ray McGovern...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and KUOW


  • Added: Oct 06, 2015
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 2
Piece image
The region under the control of ISIS continues to expand, despite airstrikes and the deployment of U.S. military advisers. Should the U.S. goal be ...

Bought by NPR Illinois, WMUU-LP, KSUT, KUNM, WLPR and more


  • Added: Aug 18, 2015
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 7
Piece image
Today we bring you an extended interview recorded in Istanbul by longtime Bloomington resident and WFHB correspondent Filiz Cicek. Cicek spoke with...

  • Added: Aug 13, 2015
  • Length: 13:56
Piece image
Don’s 19th thriller may be fiction, but it’s the truth about our longest war, the war on drugs, especially in all the ways it effects Mexico. To le...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio


  • Added: Jul 31, 2015
  • Length: 09:55
  • Purchases: 1
Piece image
Beginning tomorrow morning, Indiana University will host a four-day conference exploring the geography, politics and ethics of drone war. Last Tues...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 09:12
Caption: PRX default Piece image
Beginning tomorrow morning, Indiana University will host a four-day conference exploring the geography, politics and ethics of drone war. Last Tues...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 09:12
Piece image
A new course dreamed up by students at the College of William & Mary, called Veterans Comedy Bootcamp is bringing laughter and storytelling to a cl...

Bought by KENW, KCMJ Community Radio, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, KKRN, WAMC and more


  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 03:45
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: West Point Austin Welch, Credit: westpoint.edu
The United States Military Academy's Cadet First Captain Austin Welch shares how the loss of a dear friend changed not only his perspective on Memo...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KRZA, and Delta College Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:39
  • Purchases: 3