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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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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(Updated to reflect current discussion of 'Medicare for all') Produced in association with WGBH/Boston. As the health care debate continues, we ta...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 22
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In a time of polarization, the simple practice of listening to another can feel like a lost art. There’s a kind of mystery in sitting calmly, patie...

Bought by WVBI-LP, KUPR low power FM, KMXT, WFCR, Morehead State Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 21
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SEGMENT 1: There’s a kind of mystery in sitting calmly, patiently, attentively and tuning into someone else’s personal story – their experience and...

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  • Added: Jan 10, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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SEGMENT 1: Intense competition for college has produced an epidemic of stressed out students, with elevated rates of cheating, abuse of "study drug...

Bought by WSKG, Morehead State Public Radio, KICI Iowa City, Yellowstone Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Dec 24, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 10
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New Year's Resolutions? In this Humankind documentary, we hear from a growing movement of physicians and others who — concerned by the upsurge in o...

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  • Added: Oct 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 30
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Written and Produced by David Freudberg, in association with WGBH. This one-hour Humankind documentary examines how America responded to a massive ...

Bought by WVBI-LP, KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WYAP, KMXT and more


  • Added: Jan 19, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 99
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SEGMENT 1: Author and prison therapist Robin Casarjian reframes the act of forgiveness not to condone hurtful behavior, but as a shift in perceptio...

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


  • Added: Dec 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 10
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We profile Dorothy Day — a remarkable 20th century figure: journalist and founder of the “Catholic Worker” movement, which established soup kitchen...

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  • Added: Nov 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 26
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SEGMENT 1: What are the psychological, social and spiritual needs of people entering the final chapter of life? We hear tales and reflections from ...

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  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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SEGMENT 1: We trace the extraordinary history of Alcoholics Anonymous, a worldwide movement founded in the U.S. during the Great Depression, when t...

Bought by WLIW, WUMB, WGCU, WUTC, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Apr 19, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 12