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Produced for the radio program "SOUND and FURY," this feature is a reaction to the mass shooting in Las Vegas (and elsewhere) and explores our att...

  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 13:48
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What went wrong with the environmental movement? Environmental activist, organizer and author Lorna Salzman shares her thoughts about climate chan...

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mark McDermott
Interview by Ken Winkes: Mark outlines the propaganda war of the Trump regime and its focus on undermining the right to vote for millions.

  • Added: May 05, 2017
  • Length: 28:13
Caption: Phillip Lindquist
Interview by Lori Province: Phillip describes wage thief and what you can do about it.

  • Added: Nov 18, 2016
  • Length: 28:30
Caption: Kate Puzey, Credit: Kate's Voice
Peace Corps' mismanaged implementation of the Kate Puzey Peace Corps Volunteer Protection Act.

  • Added: May 08, 2016
  • Length: 30:17
Caption: Nancy Tongue
Nancy Tongue served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Chile from 1980 to 1982. When she returned to the United States, she struggled to get serious ill...

  • Added: May 01, 2016
  • Length: 19:44
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International writers from the 2015 University of Iowa International Writing Program (IWP) residency join activists and members of the academic com...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:05:45
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The lethal injection room at San Quentin State Prison, completed in 2010., Credit: CACorrections (California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation)
Come with us as we deconstruct popular understandings of the death penalty through the stories of lives caught up in the web of state-sponsored kil...

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  • Added: Sep 09, 2015
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Gabriel J. Sanchez
DMC closed on April 21, 2015 with a remembrance for the hospital at the county board meeting.

  • Added: May 02, 2015
  • Length: 03:09
Caption: Nell Bernstein, Credit: NPR
In her new book, award winner journalist Nell Bernstein takes us behind the scenes into the hidden lives of incarcerated children. She has spent mo...

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  • Added: Jul 02, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Before it was legal in the United States, some doctors would risk arrest to provide women with access to safe abortions. When that wasn’t possible,...

  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
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Steve Downing has been a teacher, house painter, conflict mediator, musician, arts administrator, freelance writer, and has occasionally worked for...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2013
  • Length: 02:41
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WTIP's Buck Benson spoke May 3 with Dmitry Orlov, author of the award-winning book "Reinventing Collapse: The Soviet Example and American Prospect...

  • Added: May 07, 2013
  • Length: 23:10
Caption: Columbine Principal Frank DeAngeles, Credit: Eric Molinsky
Can trauma be healed with architecture and design? Eric Molinsky looks how Columbine, Aurora and Virginia Tech have changed.

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  • Added: May 03, 2013
  • Length: 09:42
  • Purchases: 1
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The lessons of D.L. Rosenhan's 40 year old study of psychiatric patients "plagerised" psychiatric diagnosis to see if they would be detected as fra...

  • Added: Feb 03, 2013
  • Length: 06:18
Caption: Authorizing for the alignment took a year. Now he'd like to get the car's oil changed., Credit: Susan Cook
The last we checked on managed car , a disappointed car owner was unable to receive prior authorization from his Automobile Behavioral Health cus...

  • Added: Jan 06, 2013
  • Length: 03:38
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The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) recently released a report on the growing domestic use of unmanned aircraft for surveillance. Chuck Samue...

  • Added: Aug 02, 2012
  • Length: 27:44
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TTT’s ANDY DRISCOLL queries four activists dealing in various aspects of the autism spectrum from causal inquiry through treatment and public polic...

  • Added: Oct 06, 2011
  • Length: 57:35
Joe Carraro discusses the risks of continuing to antagonize and not engage with Venezuela and the rest of South America while Russia and Cuba cozy ...

  • Added: Apr 15, 2011
  • Length: 05:46
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Patient Transfer Vehicles. They look like ambulances but they're not. Riding in one can land you in the wild wild west of unregulated care. 'Risky ...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2010
  • Length: 30:50
Caption: Hakeem Shaheed
Tens of thousands are in solitary confinement in American prisons which according to the United Nations is torture. Producer Claire Schoen met nine...

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  • Added: May 22, 2009
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Contrarian historian Niall Ferguson says the US is an empire -- in denial! And that we'd better get our act together!!

  • Added: Mar 16, 2009
  • Length: 19:21

  • Added: Sep 29, 2008
  • Length: 05:27
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What is the precedent set by the arrests of journalist at the conventions?

  • Added: Sep 15, 2008
  • Length: 58:34