With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

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All episodes of this award-winning show are free on PRX. For more information visit withgoodreasonradio.org or contact Elliot Majerczyk (434-924-3855) emajer@virginia.edu.

Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


338 Pieces

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-In 1883 a young African American worker was alleged to have brushed shoulders with a white woman as they passed each other on a narrow sidewalk in...

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  • Added: May 17, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
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- William Apess of the Pequot Indian Tribe has been called the Native American Frederick Douglas. Apess challenged the powers of his day using the ...

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  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 9
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-In 1979, members of the KKK shot and killed five labor and civil rights activists in Greensboro, North Carolina. The killings still reverberates i...

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  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 10
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Walmart claims to provide employment and low prices, but does it do so at the social cost of low wages, anti-union activity and squeezing suppliers...

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  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Picture taken after coal sludge spill from TVA coal-fired power plant in Kingston, TN December 2008
This week we’re debuting a new podcast series called Broken Ground, produced by the Southern Environmental Law Center and hosted by Claudine Ebeid ...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people. ...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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-Robots built by Toyota will serve as guides during the 2020 Olympics in Japan. They’ll carry food, show visitors to their seats, and aid people in...

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  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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-An English professor who loves the Harry Potter books brings a few lucky students each year to London to visit the magical sites in the fantasy se...

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Poetry and medicine are seemingly different occupations. But pediatrician and poet Irène Mathieu says both science and poetry use language to under...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-Over 400 years ago, in 1619, the first Africans arrived in English-speaking North America. Cassandra Newby-Alexander explores how we should commem...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: A sofa and mattresses on the street in front of an apartment building. "Sofa Free, and throw in 2 box springs", Credit: walknboston is licensed under CC by 2.0.
There's an eviction crisis in the United States, and it's disproportionately affecting communities of color.

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  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 12
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-Frank Newsome is an Old Regular Baptist preacher, singer of lined-out hymnody, and former coal miner in Appalachia. This remarkable singer has a n...

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  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 9
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Immigrants to the United States share their personal stories of how they journeyed from Central and South America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, a...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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-Michael Higginbotham is the author of "Ghosts of Jim Crow: Ending Racism In Post-Racial America". He has a list of people—some well known, some n...

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  • Added: Jan 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-"Whistles in the Mist" is the award-winning documentary on the whistling style of speech that developed in the mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico. Lingui...

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  • Added: Jan 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 12
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-Craft distilleries are popping up in small towns and big cities across Virginia. In this special holiday episode, we connect the present to the pa...

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  • Added: Dec 27, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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Holiday music this time of year often evokes memories of the past. Whether it’s Judy Garland poignant rendition of ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Ch...

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  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 8
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-"Grey’s Anatomy", "Scandal", and "How to Get Away with Murder" aren’t just popular tv shows--they’re also groundbreaking. Michaela Meyer says the ...

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  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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-Around the country, historians and community organizations are commemorating the 400th anniversary of 1619. That’s the first year that African Ame...

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  • Added: Dec 07, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7