YouthCast

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YouthCast is a podcast and blog featuring the next generation of sound from Generation PRX.  Episodes bring you the best stories from youth producers across the country, along with links, video and photo morsels from the media field. 

Learn more.  Visit Generation PRX , PRX's project to support, connect and distribute youth-produced radio. 

Series


Pieces

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You’re probably hearing a whole bunch of back to school nonsense right now: features about homeschooling, tracking, uniforms, extended school hours...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2011
  • Length: 07:50
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Poop talk: when its personal, its embarrassing—at least for most people—but when you’re talking about global access to sanitary conditions, it’s a ...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: Aug 15, 2011
  • Length: 08:18
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Deoine and Vikky
YouthCast features a love story in honor of civil unions between same sex couples being recognized in the state of Illinois and the marriages of co...

Bought by KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio and WGXC


  • Added: Aug 15, 2011
  • Length: 07:23
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Valencia and her mother, Charlene, Credit: MPR Photo/Jeffrey Thompson
For fourteen years, a singular event has shaped Valencia McMurray's life: her mother, Charlene Sanders, was violently attacked by her father when s...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: Aug 14, 2011
  • Length: 09:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Pat remembers his step-mother, Barbara Jean, from the first time they met, to the last time he saw her. Though the 11 years in between were sometim...

Bought by WGXC and KUT


  • Added: Jun 28, 2011
  • Length: 08:26
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Harambee Market, Credit: King Anyi Howell
Class division, and therefore in a lot of urban areas, race division, can make for food issues that go beyond having a farmer’s market in your hood...

Bought by KUT and WGXC


  • Added: Jun 28, 2011
  • Length: 07:15
  • Purchases: 2
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It’s a childhood dream, to grow up in the wild, close to nature, maybe in a tree-house, Swiss Family Robinson style. But in reality, it might not b...

Bought by KUT and WGXC


  • Added: May 18, 2011
  • Length: 15:52
  • Purchases: 2
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KUNM Youth Radio attended the César Chávez Day celebrations in Albuquerque where Dolores Huerta was speaking. She was interviewed by Victor Torres ...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: May 18, 2011
  • Length: 08:54
  • Purchases: 1
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Reporters Jerry Cruz and Allison Albrecht follow students' motivations and decision processes in finding which Chicago public school's style best f...

Bought by WGXC


  • Added: Apr 28, 2011
  • Length: 05:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Basketball Hoop, Credit: flickr.com/photos/digitalpapercuts/2680684991/
Palestinian Hoop Dreams is a thoughtful story by Ahmed Hameid, a student at United World College in New Mexico. Ahmed played a lot of basketball b...

Bought by WDBM and WGXC


  • Added: Apr 06, 2011
  • Length: 08:16
  • Purchases: 2