With Good Reason: Weekly Half Hour Long Episodes

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Half hour episodes of With Good Reason.


576 Pieces

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The most celebrated African American poets in America pay homage to the life’s work of former Poet Laureate and Pulitzer Prize winner Rita Dove.

Bought by WJCT, WLIW, KVSC, KRDP, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Oct 10, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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For decades, the rural South seen in books was a safe place of innocence and nostalgia. But in the last 15 years or so, movies have flipped that im...

Bought by WJCT, KRDP, Georgia Public Broadcasting, WLIW, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass. and more


  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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In the 1960s, it took almost three weeks to cross the sea from America to Vietnam. Three weeks for young men in crowded cabins, with salt water sho...

Bought by WHFR, KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside, Calif., WJCT, KYUK, KFAI Minneapolis and more


  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 26:24
  • Purchases: 10
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While lie detectors are highly accurate, they’re also expensive. An expert in cyber security has developed a way to actually predict a person's pro...

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  • Added: Oct 24, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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The painting that changed minds in Britain at the outbreak of the American Civil War. And more...

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  • Added: Oct 31, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5
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The myths and truths behind the lives of two native women—Pocahontas and Tituba. And more...

Bought by WJCT, WLIW, KRDP, and WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass.


  • Added: Nov 07, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Africa is rising, but some fear the spread of Ebola is a sign the continent has a long way to go.

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  • Added: Nov 14, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
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In this special holiday episode, we're taking a look at the indigenous side of a Thanksgiving table.

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  • Added: Nov 17, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 34
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The decision by Harvard and MIT to begin providing free courses to anyone, anywhere sparked an intense debate about the future of a bricks and mort...

Bought by WJCT, WXAV 88.3FM Chicago, KWMR, KRDP, and WLIW


  • Added: Nov 25, 2014
  • Length: 28:57
  • Purchases: 5
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More than 30 people who spent the last three years immersed in thousands of letters written by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, John and Abigai...

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  • Added: Dec 05, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
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January 2015 marks the 150th anniversary of the first publication of Tolstoy’s War and Peace. A new book offers Tolstoyan wisdom for troubled times...

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  • Added: Dec 12, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Most of the chestnuts roasting on open fires this winter are from Europe or Asia, not America. In the early 1900s, American chestnut trees from Mai...

Bought by WJCT, KVSC, and WLIW


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Most of the chestnuts roasting on open fires this winter are from Europe or Asia, not America. In the early 1900s, American chestnut trees from Mai...

Bought by WJCT, KWMR, KKRN, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 4
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Aarthi Narayanan is studying the power of curcumin, made from turmeric roots, in stopping the spread of potentially deadly viruses. She grew up in ...

Bought by WJCT, 'The Sea', WCPN, and WLIW


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Nights are getting brighter and most of us no longer experience true darkness.

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  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Psychologist John Fife is working to address what he says is a critical need for HIV interventions that target older Americans, specifically older ...

Bought by WJCT, KVSC, WLIW, and KENW


  • Added: Jan 09, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Psychologist John Fife is working to address what he says is a critical need for HIV interventions that target older Americans, specifically older ...

Bought by WJCT, WCPN, KKRN, WTJU, and KPVL


  • Added: Jan 09, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 5
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Bro Adams says the humanities can help us solve problems brought on by advances in technology. And: The hustler who inspired the "Beats." Plus: Wha...

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  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5
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“Where Did You Come From?” is the title of the first track on Suz Slezak’s upcoming collection of lullabies Watching the Nighttime Come. Slezak and...

Bought by WJCT, WABE, KRDP, WLIW, and KENW


  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Searching for the way Shakespeare really sounded. And more...

Bought by WJCT, KUER, WTJU, WLIW, and KENW


  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5