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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26 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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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 WVBI-LP, KMXT, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), KMUN, WWNO and more


  • Added: Apr 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
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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
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David Kaczynski was hailed as an American hero after notifying authorities that he'd come to suspect his estranged brother Ted as the Unabomber. In...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio, KERA, Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), Yellowstone Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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SEGMENT 1: British religious historian and best-selling author Karen Armstrong explains why she thinks the West gets it wrong about Islam, and she ...

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
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SEGMENT 1: Bill Moomaw, a long-time lead author at the Nobel Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, reviews the long history of h...

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


  • Added: Mar 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5