Peace Talks Radio: Weekly Half Hour Episodes

Series produced by Good Radio Shows, Inc.

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A series of 29:00 programs (and occasional hour-long specials) about peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resolution strategies

BE PART OF THE SOLUTION!

In a time when news of war and conflict and political divisiveness seem to fill our media, the Peace Talks Radio series tries to take back some media real estate for talk about making peace in our daily lives as well as to provide information on topics that relate to a more peaceful world – locally, nationally and globally.

Suzanne Kryder, Peace Talks host says: “We’re operating on the theory that any kind of violence, even on a global scale or a large nation-to-nation scale, really starts within an individual’s heart. It really starts with individuals not getting their needs met. We look at issues like creating justice for people but we also want to take it down to just an individual level of how people make peace within themselves, or between two people, in small groups, in neighborhoods, and families. We also look at communities where people tend to have conflict, like in the workplace or at school. We really try to address the day to day issues of how people can prevent violence.”

There are scores of half-hours already produced and more on the way each new season. New episodes are added to PRX every month. Use these as a limited series or pick and choose which ones you think will be most interesting to your listeners. Or write to paul@paulingles.com to subscribe to our weekly episode system.

"Peace Talks Radio" connects listeners with people whose life's work is to pursue peace and nonviolent conflict resolution. The show's focus is often on day-to-day conflict scenarios: at home raising children; in schools with bullies; in the workplace with other employees; on the highways with “road-raged” drivers; in our political discourse. Other shows will spotlight citizens who place the message of peace at the core of their lives. Hide full description

BE PART OF THE SOLUTION!In a time when news of war and conflict and political divisiveness seem to fill our media, the Peace Talks Radio series tries to take back some media real estate for talk about making peace in our daily lives as well as to provide information on topics that relate to a more peaceful world – locally, nationally and globally. Suzanne Kryder, Peace Talks host says: “We’re operating on the theory that any kind of violence, even on a global scale or a large nation-to-nation scale, really starts within an individual’s heart. It really starts with individuals not getting their needs met. We look at issues like creating justice for people but we also want to take it down to just an individual level of how people make peace within themselves, or between two people,... Show full description


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Nelson Mandela's life and times are recalled in conversation with radio documentarian Joe Richman who researched Mandela's story for a major 2004 d...

Bought by KZYX, WJFF, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, WNMU-FM, KUNM and more


  • Added: Jun 24, 2013
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Julia Ward Howe
The story of Julia Ward Howe's 1871 Proclamation for Peace and her call for a universal Mother's Day to promote peace and disarmament. (also availa...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, KQED, and KUNM


  • Added: Apr 12, 2013
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Peace Pilgrim & Peggy O'Neill
Two women, two elders, who deep into the later years of life, made peace their goal – one, Catholic Sister Peggy O’Neill landed in war-ravaged El S...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: Mar 07, 2013
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 2
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More and more communities are experimenting with Restorative Justice methods of dealing with crime and punishment. Restorative Justice brings offen...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Feb 20, 2013
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Engaging, inspiring and informational clips from episodes featured on Peace Talks Radio, the series on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resoluti...

Bought by KGNU and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 29, 2013
  • Length: 28:47
  • Purchases: 2
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Engaging, inspiring and informational clips from episodes featured on Peace Talks Radio, the series on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resoluti...

Bought by KGNU and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Jan 28, 2013
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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Inspiring and engaging highlights from episodes of Peace Talks Radio, the series on peacemaking and nonviolent conflict resolution. Young women fro...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Nov 26, 2012
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Steven Pinker
Two Harvard scholars with recent books are featured on this edition of PEACE TALKS RADIO. First Steven Pinker, talks about his 2011 book "The Bett...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Oct 22, 2012
  • Length: 29:02
  • Purchases: 3
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Three hospice professionals explore ways for the dying and the survivors to find more peace around the death passage. This compelling hour also inc...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Sep 25, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Israeli May Freed, Creativity for Peace Director Dottie Indyke, Palestinian Jwana Ghaleb, Credit: Creativity for Peace
Today on Peace Talks Radio, we revisit the Creativity for Peace Program, whose camp for adolescent girls from all sides of the middle east conflict...

Bought by KGNU, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Sep 17, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The monthly series on peace making will focus this time on conflict resolution programs aimed at heading off domestic violence.

Bought by KGNU and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Aug 30, 2012
  • Length: 29:05
  • Purchases: 2
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As either a consumer or a customer service rep, we've been involved in unpleasant, unsatisfying and, often, irritating situations that sometimes tu...

Bought by KUOW, KGNU, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, KVSC, and Aspen Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 30, 2012
  • Length: 28:39
  • Purchases: 5
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We meet a couple of mediators who help employees learn how to communicate better with each other and deal with conflict in the workplace. Workplac...

Bought by KGNU, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2012
  • Length: 28:54
  • Purchases: 3
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Two former prison inmates talk about finding peace within themselves behind bars and starting again in a society that isn't always ready to make pe...

Bought by KGNU and Radio Baha'i, WLGI


  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 29:03
  • Purchases: 2
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On this election season edition of Peace Talks Radio, an assessment of the problem of incivility in political discourse - and some ideas on how to ...

Bought by KUOW, KVSC, and KUNM


  • Added: Aug 28, 2012
  • Length: 29:03
  • Purchases: 3
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Peace Talks Radio rebroadcasts excerpts from the 2011 program produced by Amy Mayer. Produced in recognition of the 50th anniversary of the Peace ...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Yellowstone Public Radio, and KUNM


  • Added: Jul 20, 2012
  • Length: 29:02
  • Purchases: 3
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A program about what's known as SENSE training to teach negotiation skills. The US Institute of Peace puts on these trainings for people seriously...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: Jun 25, 2012
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The origins of the ubiquitous Peace Symbol are revealed in conversation with author Ken Kolsbun. Also the proliferation of the symbol on clothing ...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: May 24, 2012
  • Length: 29:02
  • Purchases: 2
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Some social scientists see a link between food insecurity and a lack of peace in the neighborhoods known as "food deserts" or "food wastelands". S...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI, Radio Baha'i, WLGI, and KUNM


  • Added: Apr 25, 2012
  • Length: 29:01
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Muhammed Yunnus
This episode of Peace Talks Radio explores how micro-credit and other programs work to eliminate poverty and promote peace.

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KSVR Studios: Skagit Valley Radio


  • Added: Mar 29, 2012
  • Length: 29:08
  • Purchases: 2