Guy Rathbun

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Recent Pieces from Guy Rathbun

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Dying to Work: Death and Injury in the American Workplace (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

America’s workers are experiencing another setback in workplace safety. The Trump Administration is blocking a rule that requires most employers to report details of ...
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Corn on the Cobb (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

This program is the epitome of early jazz heard in the Windy City’s South Side featuring multi-instrumentalist, composer and bandleader Junie Cobb.
Caption: Dr. Brian Ott

The Twitter Presidency (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

No president has used social media quite like President Trump. Twitter is his instrument of choice, and more often than not, he uses the popular platform to cast aspersions ...
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Jabbo & Reuben (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Two overlooked musicians in the 1920s … Jabbo Smith and Reuben Reeves … cornet and trumpet.
Caption: Dr. Kristin J. Wilson

Other's Milk: The Potential for Exceptional Breastfeeding (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

Just two generations ago, breastfeeding was considered second best to infant formula. Today, however, it’s regarded as a newborn’s birthright.
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Puddle Jumpers (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

In the 1920s, it was a major task for a band, without a lot of money, to tour the country and line up a recording studio date. If they travel by automobile, they quickly ...
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Raising White Kids (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

America is one of the most racially diverse nations in the world. We’re also a country full of racial tension. These conflicting truths make it especially difficult for ...
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Teagarden's Transition (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

With the onset of the great depression at the close of 1929, trombonist Jack Teagarden had a choice: find another profession, or become a part of the big band surge.
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City of a Million Dreams (29:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

In 2018, New Orleans celebrated its 300th year. The colorful tapestry that make up its history is like no other in America. Likewise, the dichotomy of its past and present is ...
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Where's Tennessee? (59:00)
From: Guy Rathbun

It’s not unusual for musicians to name their bands after locations they’ve never been. That’s true today, and it worked well in the past.