Black History Month specials

Series produced by With Good Reason

Caption: Barbara Johns
Barbara Johns 

With Good Reason Specials for Black History Month

From an intimate conversation with Toni Morrison, to an exploration of the gospel roots of Rock and Roll, join us as we celebrate the lives and contributions of African Americans.


60 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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In 2016, Lashrecse Aird made history as the youngest woman ever elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.

Bought by WCPN, KVCR, KUAT, KUHF, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: Feb 25, 2021
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 7
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In 2016, Lashrecse Aird made history as the youngest woman ever elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.

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


  • Added: Feb 25, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 9
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In 2016, Lashrecse Aird made history as the youngest woman ever elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.

Bought by WCPN, KVCR, WYPL, KUAT, WVPE and more


  • Added: Feb 25, 2021
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 15
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In 2016, Lashrecse Aird made history as the youngest woman ever elected to the Virginia House of Delegates.

Bought by Ohm Radio , C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KHEN-LP, WCNY, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 25, 2021
  • Length: 52:00
  • Purchases: 7
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In 2019, Virginia joined just three other states in making Juneteenth a paid state holiday, recognizing it as a holiday for all Virginians.

Bought by KUHF, WKMS, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., KXCV and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 7
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In 2019, Virginia joined just three other states in making Juneteenth a paid state holiday, recognizing it as a holiday for all Virginians.

Bought by Kansas Public Radio, WEHC 90.7FM, WJCU, Harford Community Radio, WJCT and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 11
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In 2019, Virginia joined just three other states in making Juneteenth a paid state holiday, recognizing it as a holiday for all Virginians.

Bought by Morehead State Public Radio, WYPL, KUHF, KGLP, High Plains Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 17
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In 2019, Virginia joined just three other states in making Juneteenth a paid state holiday, recognizing it as a holiday for all Virginians.

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WCNY, Royalton Community Radio, and KHEN-LP


  • Added: Jun 10, 2021
  • Length: 52:00
  • Purchases: 4
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We often think of cemeteries as separate worlds unto themselves. But those buried at Confederate graveyards were surely connected to those at the A...

Bought by WYSU, WYPL, Morehead State Public Radio, KUHF, Ohm Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 26, 2020
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 15
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We often think of cemeteries as separate worlds unto themselves. But those buried at Confederate graveyards were surely connected to those at the A...

Bought by KHNS, Kansas Public Radio, KVSC, RadioStPete Florida, WJCT and more


  • Added: Nov 26, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 10
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We often think of cemeteries as separate worlds unto themselves. But those buried at Confederate graveyards were surely connected to those at the A...

Bought by Morehead State Public Radio, KUHF, KMRE-LP Bellingham, Wash., WNED Buffalo, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: Nov 26, 2020
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 5
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We often think of cemeteries as separate worlds unto themselves. But those buried at Confederate graveyards were surely connected to those at the A...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, KHEN-LP, WNED Buffalo, WCNY, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Nov 26, 2020
  • Length: 52:00
  • Purchases: 7
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In 1970, Philicia Jefferson was forced to integrate into all-white, E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg, Virginia. 40 years later, she finally atte...

Bought by WYPL, Morehead State Public Radio, KUAT, WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., WWNO and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2022
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 24
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In 1970, Philicia Jefferson was forced to integrate into all-white, E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg, Virginia. 40 years later, she finally atte...

Bought by RadioStPete Florida, WXDU, Kansas Public Radio, Harford Community Radio, WJCT and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2022
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 12
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In 1970, Philicia Jefferson was forced to integrate into all-white, E.C. Glass High School in Lynchburg, Virginia. 40 years later, she finally atte...

Bought by Morehead State Public Radio, KUAT, WKMS, KUHF, WSIU and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2022
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 8
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In 1979, members of the KKK shot and killed five labor and civil rights activists in Greensboro, North Carolina. Aran Shetterly, who is writing a b...

Bought by KVCR, Spokane Public Radio, KXCV, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: :31
  • Purchases: 4
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-In 1979, members of the KKK shot and killed five labor and civil rights activists in Greensboro, North Carolina. The killings still reverberates i...

Bought by KWMU St. Louis, WMMT, WCNY, WGTE Public Media, New Hampshire Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 18
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-In 1979, members of the KKK shot and killed five labor and civil rights activists in Greensboro, North Carolina. The killings still reverberates i...

Bought by KRZA, KBUT Crested Butte, Colo., Kansas Public Radio, KRDP, WUGA (part of GPB) and more


  • Added: May 03, 2019
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 12
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When writer and radio producer Lulu Miller (Invisibilia) discovered she’d have to leave Virginia, she wrote a startling love letter to the state-- ...

Bought by WSGE, KUHF, Troy Public Radio, WNMU-FM, and KXCV


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: :30
  • Purchases: 5
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-When writer and radio producer Lulu Miller (Invisibilia) discovered she’d have to leave Virginia, she wrote a startling love letter to the state--...

Bought by WGTE Public Media, KMUN, New Hampshire Public Radio, KLCC, KUHF and more


  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 15