Humankind Specials

Series produced by Humankind

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Audio documentaries from Human Media and producer David Freudberg.

Full length audio documentaries heard on public radio and worldwide on satellite radio


26 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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Produced in association with WGBH/Boston, updated January 2017. How do we break the vicious cycle of violence now so relentless at home and abroad...

Bought by WCPN, WHRV, New Hampshire Public Radio, Morehead State Public Radio, WMFE and more


  • Added: Jan 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 29
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Produced by David Freudberg in association with WGBH/Boston. This Humankind special, "Healing the Trauma of War" tells the deeply moving stories of...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN Cape & Islands, Mass., KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside, Calif., WCPN, WWNO, KMXT and more


  • Added: Nov 01, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 19
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Newly updated (2016), produced in association with WGBH/Boston, ideal for broadcast this election year: A documentary about the much-contested righ...

Bought by Red River Radio Network (E. Texas/Louisiana/Arkansas/Mississippi), WUMB, WESM 91.3 FM, Wisconsin Public Radio, KQED and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
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Produced by David Freudberg in association with WGBH/Boston. In a world afflicted with so much violence, it would be easy to underestimate the impa...

Bought by WGCU, WMFE, WRIR, C89.5 - KNHC Seattle, WKAR and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2015
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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The recent upsurge of COVID-19 highlights the need for resilience among our health care professionals, as explored in this Humankind Special by Dav...

Bought by KZYX, KQED, KUHF, WBEZ, WYSO and more


  • Added: Feb 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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How could a nation founded on a Declaration that "all men are created equal" permit slavery? Nowhere was this contradiction more stark than at the ...

Bought by KIOS-FM Omaha Public Radio, WUMB, WRGY, KWIT, KALW and more


  • Added: Dec 20, 2012
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 23