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.


596 Pieces

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Sonali Gulati’s film, I Am, chronicles her personal journey to Delhi, India, where she confronts the loss of her mother whom she never came out to ...

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  • Added: Feb 05, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Hoodie Rally in Memory of Trayvon Martin, Credit: Madison Guy, on Flickr
Sharply different reactions to the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial reveal the racial divide that persists in America. We speak with the autho...

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  • Added: Feb 13, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: A resident of Loma Linda, CA, Credit: Landscapes of Longevity
Blue zones are areas of the world that have been identified as having the longest expected lifespans. What about these places make for long, health...

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  • Added: Feb 20, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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A new online archive of Grimm’s fairy tales reveals the evolution of these iconic stories, whose earlier versions were often violent and sexually s...

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  • Added: Feb 27, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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There’s a small town in Idaho where prostitution was practiced openly—in effect, decriminalized. The practice was tolerated, even embraced, until 1...

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  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 3
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Millions of beautiful monarch butterflies have vanished along with the milkweed plant, which they need to breed and feed. Plus: Birds in cities ar...

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  • Added: Mar 13, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Bicycling shouldn't be limited to those daring enough to battle traffic. How to reconfigure cities for bicycles. Also: The rise of electric bikes a...

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  • Added: Mar 20, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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In the 1970s, a series of laws ushered in a new “sunshine era” of unprecedented government transparency. A new book investigates how, despite these...

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  • Added: Mar 27, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Designed to be the front page of the Internet, Reddit is now one of the most talked about and influential spots on the web. We talk with one of its...

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  • Added: Apr 03, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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This Poetry Month: We celebrate the late African American poet Lucille Clifton, who was widely acclaimed for her powerful explorations of race, wo...

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  • Added: Apr 14, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 7
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The story of Joseph Roane, one of many African Americans during the Great Depression lured to the newly formed U.S.S.R. by the promise of a good sa...

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  • Added: Apr 24, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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The British Romanticist painter J.M.W. Turner was a painter of landscapes and light. He was also one of the first major artists to depict the smoke...

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  • Added: May 01, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Yoko Ono is best known for her marriage to John Lennon and for her perceived role in the breakup of the Beatles. But she was an accomplished and in...

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  • Added: May 08, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Before the Korean War, American soldiers killed in conflicts abroad were buried in overseas cemeteries. But the conflict in Korea changed that.

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  • Added: May 15, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 5
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The first 24 hours after a city declares bankruptcy, there’s a reckoning: what gets to stay and what has to go.

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  • Added: May 22, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 8
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When Frances Mayes moved to Tuscany, Italy she left behind her family and roots in Fitzgerald, Georgia. In her new memoir Under Magnolia, the renow...

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  • Added: May 29, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 6
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This stirring hour show of American music and literature begins with patriotic musical performances by the likes of Marian Anderson, Paul Robeson, ...

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  • Added: Jun 03, 2015
  • Length: 53:56
  • Purchases: 38
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In honor of Independence Day, a former radio DJ joins us to play a selection of patriotic songs sung by African Americans. (And more...)

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  • Added: Jun 03, 2015
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 11
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What if you could change not just how much you know, but your actual intelligence? (And more...)

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  • Added: Jun 05, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 6
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Plantations in America’s South are physical testaments to the great wealth accrued through slave labor. Yet, plantation museums often gloss over th...

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  • Added: Jun 12, 2015
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 11