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Caption: Tio Ray Plays With the Kids, Credit: Jacqui Zazueta

My Incarcerated Family (11:56)
From: City High Radio

Samantha wants to know why so many people in her family have been incarcerated. Her mom tells her it's just "poor choices," but Sam isn't satisfied with that answer. She ...
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The Pulse of the Earth (15:25)
From: Morgan Givens

The book chooses a new reader. A prophecy is revealed. And hope breaks on the horizon in episode 4 of the Flyest Fables anthology.
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PN 17-127 "anti-immigration" by Evie Shockley (04:00)
From: The Poetry Foundation

Evie Shockley expresses frustration over ongoing immigration policies and thinks about ways Americans might better live together.
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Do I Look Like One of Your Little Friends? (16:01)
From: Morgan Givens

Antoine struggles to make his mom understand the magic he sees, and Princess Keisha continues on her quest to confront the Dragon at the peak of the mountain in the Evergreen ...
Caption: Astronaut Christina Koch

Kids In Space (58:00)
From: Katie Stone

The Children's Hour held a live chat with astronaut Christina Koch aboard the International Space Station, and the kids interviewed space researchers
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Like Little Mice Mocking His Humiliation (22:26)
From: Morgan Givens

In the premiere episode of the new audio drama Flyest Fables, we meet Antoine, a young boy bullied in school, who finds a magical book that transports him into the world of ...
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No Longer Defined (24:15)
From: Morgan Givens

Antoine finds his inner strength. Princess Keisha summons her courage, and The Book has a message for Antoine in episode 3 of the Flyest Fables anthology.

For Upcoming Events

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Mother and son poets meet to talk about the courage of poetry, the pleasures of red rice and language. Funny, moving.

Bought by WJSU, KZYX, WABE, Marfa Public Radio, KVNF and more


  • Added: Jan 08, 2006
  • Length: 44:47
  • Purchases: 16
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Journalist Eric Arnold talks with Stanley Nelson, director of the documentary film: The Black Panthers, Vanguard of the Revolution.

Bought by WXAV 88.3FM, KISU, WXDU, WJFF, WVAS and more


  • Added: Oct 28, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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In 1968, just hours after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated, the future Pulitzer Prize–winning author Garry Wills—then a young writer for Esq...

Bought by KISU, KVSC, WXAV 88.3FM, WVAS, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
  • Length: 29:57
  • Purchases: 5

Black History Month

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Born to enslaved parents on a Mississippi plantation during the Civil War, Ida B. Wells emerged as a powerful investigative journalist. She overcam...

Bought by NPR Now, WUFT, KALW, WABE, WAMU and more


  • Added: Dec 11, 2019
  • Length: 52:58
  • Purchases: 23
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Written and Produced by David Freudberg, in association with WGBH. This one-hour Humankind documentary examines how America responded to a massive ...

Bought by WUFT, WVAS, WLPR, WWNO, KCPW and more


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 58
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In 1943, Duke Ellington debuted a landmark 43-minute musical portrayal of the African-American experience at Carnegie Hall. We'll hear music from i...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2020
  • Length: 59:02

Martin Luther King Day

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An audio collage of the struggle for civil rights, focusing on the role of Dr. Martin Luther King.

Bought by KVMR, Prairie Public, Prairie Public, WESM 91.3 FM, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: Jan 19, 2010
  • Length: 01:30:13
  • Purchases: 8
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Three key speeches of American civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Laureate Dr. Martin Luther King Junior are excerpted and commented on by two lea...

Bought by KSFR, Boise State Public Radio, WHFR, WKMS, WCPN and more


  • Added: Jan 12, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 68
Caption: King Poster, Credit: Nicolene DuToit
King Stories is a one hour documentary of captivating stories told by close friends and associates of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Host Julian Bond,...

Bought by KCNP, WNMU-FM, WNYC, KCPW, WLRN and more


  • Added: Nov 16, 2015
  • Length: 54:26
  • Purchases: 59