With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

Series produced by With Good Reason

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All episodes of this award-winning show are free on PRX. For more information visit withgoodreasonradio.org or contact Sarah McConnell at sbm2p@virginia.edu or 434-825-9432.

Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


576 Pieces

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- William Apess of the Pequot Indian Tribe has been called the Native American Frederick Douglas. Apess challenged the powers of his day using the ...

Bought by WJCT, Kansas Public Radio, WUGA (part of GPB), WRIR, KRDP and more


  • Added: May 09, 2019
  • Length: 28:56
  • Purchases: 10
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Walmart claims to provide employment and low prices, but does it do so at the social cost of low wages, anti-union activity and squeezing suppliers...

Bought by WJCT, Kansas Public Radio, Harford Community Radio, KRDP, WYAP and more


  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Picture taken after coal sludge spill from TVA coal-fired power plant in Kingston, TN December 2008
This week we’re debuting a new podcast series called Broken Ground, produced by the Southern Environmental Law Center and hosted by Claudine Ebeid ...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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The Fall of Saigon marked the bitter end of the American War in Vietnam and the loss of a homeland for hundreds of thousands of Vietnamese people. ...

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  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 9
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-Robots built by Toyota will serve as guides during the 2020 Olympics in Japan. They’ll carry food, show visitors to their seats, and aid people in...

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  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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-An English professor who loves the Harry Potter books brings a few lucky students each year to London to visit the magical sites in the fantasy se...

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Irène Mathieu is a doctor and a poet who says both science and poetry use language that helps her understand deeper truths about the human condit...

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  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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- Children who interact in some way with the justice system—even if it’s just living near a justice system facility—have worse health and education...

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  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
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-Over 400 years ago, in 1619, the first Africans arrived in English-speaking North America. Cassandra Newby-Alexander explores how we should commem...

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  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: A sofa and mattresses on the street in front of an apartment building. "Sofa Free, and throw in 2 box springs", Credit: walknboston is licensed under CC by 2.0.
There's an eviction crisis in the United States, and it's disproportionately affecting communities of color.

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  • Added: Feb 21, 2019
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 13
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-Frank Newsome is an Old Regular Baptist preacher, singer of lined-out hymnody, and former coal miner in Appalachia. This remarkable singer has a n...

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  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 10
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Immigrants to the United States share their personal stories of how they journeyed from Central and South America, Africa, Asia, the Middle East, a...

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  • Added: Jan 24, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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-Michael Higginbotham is the author of "Ghosts of Jim Crow: Ending Racism In Post-Racial America". He has a list of people—some well known, some n...

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  • Added: Jan 18, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
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-"Whistles in the Mist" is the award-winning documentary on the whistling style of speech that developed in the mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico. Lingui...

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  • Added: Jan 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 13
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-Craft distilleries are popping up in small towns and big cities across Virginia. In this special holiday episode, we connect the present to the pa...

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  • Added: Dec 27, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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Holiday music evokes memories of the past. Whether it’s Judy Garland poignant rendition of ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”, the Pogues’ r...

Bought by WJCT, WFHB, KRDP, WJCU, Harford Community Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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-"Grey’s Anatomy", "Scandal", and "How to Get Away with Murder" aren’t just popular tv shows--they’re also groundbreaking. Michaela Meyer says the ...

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  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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-Around the country, historians and community organizations are commemorating the 400th anniversary of 1619. That’s the first year that African Ame...

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  • Added: Dec 07, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 10
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-From the 1830s to the Civil War, Americans could be found putting each other into trances for fun and profit in parlors, on stage, and in medical ...

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  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11
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-"Spiritual but not religious" is an increasingly popular tagline for the millennial generation. The millennial approach to spirituality is more ab...

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  • Added: Nov 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 11