Counter Stories

Series produced by Ampers

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We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes

We discuss race, identity, social justice and culture in a region grappling with demographic changes. Hosts: Anthony Galloway, Luz Maria Frias, Don Eubanks and Hlee Lee.


45 Pieces

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On our latest Grab Bag show, we cover topics from school walkouts, representation both in front and behind the camera on TV to current trials of so...

  • Added: Nov 18, 2021
  • Length: 28:36
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Minnesota is known for it’s nice-ness, but a recent survey showed that’s not true. The number of people who report experiencing discrimination in M...

  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 28:35
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Minnesota recently committed to $1.3 million over two years for Indigenous education. Students will be able to learn a more accurate history of the...

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  • Added: Nov 04, 2021
  • Length: 28:36
  • Purchases: 1
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A family-owned Minnesota business publicly apologized for appropriating Indigenous artwork. Taking their apology seriously, Minnetonka Moccasins br...

  • Added: Oct 28, 2021
  • Length: 28:35
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With October being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Counter Stories crew is joined by another survivor-advocate to shed light on the need for...

  • Added: Oct 21, 2021
  • Length: 28:34
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When there are too many topics to hit, you get a Grab Bag Show! With so much happening, we couldn’t decide on a single topic. So, with a time limit...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2021
  • Length: 28:33
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Sexual assault survivors Sarah Super and Asma Mohammad came together and worked for four years to eliminate the statute of limitations on reporting...

  • Added: Oct 07, 2021
  • Length: 28:35
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Two Afghan organizers join the Counter Stories crew to give us a brief lesson on the history of Afghanistan and colonization. We talk about the US ...

Bought by KVSC and WGZS


  • Added: Aug 27, 2021
  • Length: 28:34
  • Purchases: 2
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Minnesota is known for its abundance of natural outdoor spaces, but not everyone feels safe, knowledgeable or comfortable utilizing these spaces. C...

  • Added: Sep 30, 2021
  • Length: 28:38
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Why is it when a white girl goes missing, every news media outlet is covering it constantly; but when someone from BIPOC communities goes missing, ...

  • Added: Sep 23, 2021
  • Length: 28:32
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This remix of a previous show features two Afghan organizers who give us a brief lesson on the history of Afghanistan and colonization. We talk abo...

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  • Added: Sep 16, 2021
  • Length: 28:33
  • Purchases: 1
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Minnesota is known for its abundance of natural outdoor spaces, but not everyone feels safe, knowledgeable or comfortable utilizing these spaces. C...

Bought by KVSC


  • Added: Sep 09, 2021
  • Length: 28:31
  • Purchases: 1
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On our first in-person show in over a year, the crew traveled to the Mille Lacs Band of Obijwe Reservation. This remix of a previous show features ...

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  • Added: Sep 02, 2021
  • Length: 28:37
  • Purchases: 1
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In the fourth segment of our policymakers series, Representative Jamie Becker-Finn joins the crew to discuss how she’s disrupting the cycle of trau...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2021
  • Length: 28:37
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In our third installment, Rep. Carlos Mariani highlights some of the initiatives he led and continues to lead at the Minnesota House of Representat...

Bought by KVSC and Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Aug 12, 2021
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 2
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We’re celebrating hometown hero Sunisa Lee, the first Hmong-American to compete at the Olympics. She held a whole community, a team, and the countr...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KVSC, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, and KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside, Calif.


  • Added: Aug 05, 2021
  • Length: 28:33
  • Purchases: 4
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In our second installment, Rep. Ruth Richardson returns to highlight some of the initiatives she led and continues to lead at the Minnesota House o...

Bought by KVSC and Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Jul 22, 2021
  • Length: 28:32
  • Purchases: 2
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In our newest series, the Counter Stories crew talks with Minnesota Representative Ruth Richardson about her journey to the House and the passing o...

Bought by Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Jul 15, 2021
  • Length: 28:33
  • Purchases: 1
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The crew digs into another element of Indigenous trauma: boarding schools. More and more bodies of children sent to these boarding schools are bein...

Bought by KVSC, Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota, and WYAP


  • Added: Jul 08, 2021
  • Length: 28:35
  • Purchases: 3
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Communities of color often navigate questions of membership and authenticity within our communities. In this episode, the crew tackles the nuance o...

Bought by KVSC and Northern Community Radio - KAXE & KBXE, Minnesota


  • Added: Jul 01, 2021
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 2