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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24 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: We consider the fascinating history and profound philosophy of Quakerism, which has been present from the founding of America and remain...

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


  • Added: Mar 23, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 20
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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 WNMU-FM, WKMS, KIDE Hoopa Tribal Radio 91.3fm, New Hampshire Public Radio, WSHU and more


  • Added: Jan 18, 2021
  • Length: 52:59
  • Purchases: 45
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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 WWNO, Yellowstone Public Radio, WRKF, WWNO, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
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SEGMENT 1: We examine the provocative ideas of Anthony de Mello, an Indian-born Catholic priest and philosopher, whose books have touched millions,...

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


  • Added: Dec 21, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12
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SEGMENT 1: Daniel Goleman, best-selling author and former N.Y. Times science reporter, describes emerging brain research that shows we are wired to...

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


  • Added: Sep 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 22
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1st Half: EARLY LITERACY. Produced in association with WGBH/Boston. We examine the importance of early literacy, which can set a child on a path f...

Bought by KUHF, NPR Now, 90.5 WESA, WAMU, WHYY and more


  • Added: Apr 02, 2020
  • Length: 52:58
  • Purchases: 13
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SEGMENT 1: Best-selling author David Allen explores how a person's optimistic (or pessimistic) frame of mind can become a powerful "self-fulfilling...

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


  • Added: Mar 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 18
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Produced by David Freudberg in association with WGBH/Boston. The American Library Association reports that most libraries have re-opened, with Cove...

Bought by NPR Now, Colorado Public Radio, WAMU, KJZZ, KCPW Salt Lake City and more


  • Added: Feb 18, 2020
  • Length: 53:00
  • Purchases: 20
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SEGMENT 1: Family therapist and Harvard lecturer Richard Weissbourd discusses how to help children find their moral compass, the 'achievement craze...

Bought by WWNO, WRKF, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), KUNM, KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 24
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SEGMENT 1: We journey to two California jails where prisoners, often from traumatic backgrounds, volunteer to study ways of practicing human compas...

Bought by WRKF, Yellowstone Public Radio, KERA, KICI Iowa City, WLIW and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 13