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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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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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 ...
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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Presidents' Day

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Assessing President Trump's first year - Reading and reflecting on the lives of the presidents - Why did the first presidents live so long? - The N...

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  • Added: Jan 05, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
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Two Years: Diaries of a Divided Nation is a people’s history of the forty-fifth presidency, recorded in real time, over the first two years of the...

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2019
  • Length: 53:00
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The highs and lows of presidential history told through a variety of music, comedy, sounds, and voices from FDR to Obama and Trump, plus eventful r...

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  • Added: Jan 25, 2018
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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.

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

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  • Added: Oct 28, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
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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...

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  • Added: Jan 22, 2016
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Black History Month

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Caption: WBEZ's 'Making Beyoncé'
Beyoncé Knowles-Carter is a media mogul. A philanthropist. A feminist hero. But before the Grammys, the platinum records and Destiny’s Child, ther...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2020
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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...

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  • Added: Dec 11, 2019
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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 ...

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  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
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