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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22 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 profile a new citizens movement, Mothers Out Front, who strive to cut their own carbon footprint, as well that of the communities whe...

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


  • Added: Sep 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 20
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Produced by David Freudberg in association with WGBH/Boston. Faced with the deep divisions polarizing America, can education that is “pro-social” p...

Bought by WVTF, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), KUT, WGCU, WGBH Radio Boston and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 52:29
  • Purchases: 20
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Understanding the footprint of what we eat is a revelation for many of us who contact our food not in the sunlit fields, but in the fluorescent-lit...

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


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 9
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What was the carbon footprint of your dinner last night? This special documentary project examines how the foods we eat affect the planet we inhabi...

Bought by KUOW, 'The Sea', Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), Yellowstone Public Radio, WLIW and more


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
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SEGMENT 1: Seeking to comfort people who may feel afraid, angry and alone, we hear moving stories from chaplains at hospitals, who serve patients a...

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


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 16
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SEGMENT 1: We hear from westerners who have embraced the introspective tradition of Sufism, which offers a dimension of Islam that is universalist,...

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


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
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Beyond the symbolism of flag-waving and patriotic cliches lies the heart of American Democracy: our system of personal rights and human dignity. Co...

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


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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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 Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), KMUN, WWNO, WVTF, KQED and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
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SEGMENT 1: We consider the surprising power of simply abstaining from food for a limited period as a spiritual discipline. There is a mystery to th...

Bought by KICI Iowa City, WLIW, Yellowstone Public Radio, Morehead State Public Radio, KKWE Niijii Radio and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 20
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Segment 1: We visit a shelter at Seattle’s Mission for a rich exchange with a formerly homeless man who feels the spiritual care he received from m...

Bought by KICI Iowa City, WLIW, KUOW, KKWE Niijii Radio, WUTC and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10