Humankind

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  • Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Each week, public radio’s award-winning HUMANKIND profiles the doers and dreamers who strive to make our planet a more humane and livable place. With host David Freudberg, produced in association with WGBH/Boston.

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Evergreen episodes from the award-winning series that presents voices of hope and humanity, by David Freudberg. Produced in association with WGBH/Boston.

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21 Pieces

Audio documentaries from Human Media and producer David Freudberg.

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Weekly, subscribable series for Humankind, written and hosted by David Freudberg and produced in association with WGBH/Boston.

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A series of four one-hour documentaries that explore the story of peacemakers in various spiritual traditions.


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SEGMENT 1: Low-carbon energy sources like solar and wind are rapidly shifting to a higher percentage of the way Americans power their homes and wor...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WRKF, WWNO, KERA, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 16
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SEGMENT 1: We consider the fascinating history and profound philosophy of Quakerism, which has been present from the founding of America and remain...

Bought by Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), WRKF, KKWE Niijii Radio, WWNO, KERA and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 18
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(Updated to reflect current discussion of 'Medicare for all') Produced in association with WGBH/Boston. As the health care debate continues, we ta...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio, WWNO, KERA, WRKF, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
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1st Half: Early Literacy A child's acquisition of language is one of the great wonders of human development. The apparently meaningless sounds bab...

Bought by KERA, WWNO, and KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 52:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Produced by David Freudberg in association with WGBH/Boston. Americans visit the library more often than they go to a movie theater or attend a spo...

Bought by WWNO, WRKF, KGNU Boulder, Colo., WLIW, KERA and more


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 8
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Have our courts – intended by America’s founders to be an independent arbiter of justice – turned into another political battlefield? Are today’s j...

Bought by KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, New Hampshire Public Radio, WSHU, KSFR, WEMU and more


  • Added: Jan 18, 2021
  • Length: 52:59
  • Purchases: 43
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SEGMENT 1: The inspiring tale of a woman who felt called to help hungry people in New Jersey, initially by distributing food from her car and now, ...

Bought by KERA, KKWE Niijii Radio, WRKF, Yellowstone Public Radio, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi) and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 25
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SEGMENT 1: We examine the power of fasting – a spiritual discipline practiced in many world religions to foster gratitude for the food we’re given ...

Bought by WRKF, WWNO, KKWE Niijii Radio, KERA, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
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In this documentary, we ask why it is that the wealthiest Americans live as many as fifteen years longer than the poorest. It's a troubling questio...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio, KERA, KKWE Niijii Radio, WWNO, Yellowstone Public Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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SEGMENT 1: The problem of American gun violence has been mired for decades in a bitter political stalemate. Here we look past that impasse, and foc...

Bought by Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), WRKF, KKWE Niijii Radio, KERA, WWNO and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 21