Programs

Taxed-Off!

Posted on Feb 2, 2015 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Taxed-Off!

In Taxed-Off!, a one-hour special for public radio, investigative journalist and public radio producer Audrey Quinn gathers elected officials, tax experts, and individual citizens to explore the grand experiment that is the U.S tax system.  We’ll: Hear from the Governors of three states who have changed their tax code Look at how state taxes get used to woo new residents Examine how corporate taxes affect American businesses abroad and tax revenue at home Learn how State and Federal Income Taxes affect American families Explore possible changes to the system LENGTH: 1 Hour COST: Free...

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Black History Month Specials From With Good Reason

Posted on Jan 14, 2015 in Featured, Programs, Specials | 0 comments

Black History Month Specials From With Good Reason

For Black History Month, With Good Reason offers five one-hour, stand-alone programs that celebrate the lives and contributions of African Americans: The Gospel Roots of Rock and Roll Jazz and Civil Rights The Legacy of Massive Resistance Sheer Good Fortune: Celebrating Toni Morrison Furious Flowers: Rita Dove and Sonia Sanchez LENGTH: 1 Hour COST: FREE AVAILABLE:   PRX and Download SITE: ...

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Planetary Radio

Posted on Aug 13, 2014 in Featured, Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

Planetary Radio

Public radio’s only long format, weekly series devoted to space exploration and the scientists, engineers, astronauts and visionaries who lead it. Each week, Planetary Radio visits with a scientist, engineer, project manager, astronaut, advocate or writer who provides a unique and exciting perspective on the exploration of our solar system and beyond. We also showcase regular features that raise your space IQ while they put a smile on your face. Host Mat Kaplan is joined by Planetary Society colleagues Bill Nye the Science Guy, Bruce Betts, and Emily Lakdawalla. LENGTH: 30 minutes...

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With Good Reason

Posted on Jul 21, 2014 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

With Good Reason

Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion with host Sarah McConnell in a kitchen-table chat format. From the controversies over slave reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always surprising, challenging and fun! LENGTH: 59 minutes or 29 minutes COST: FREE AVAILABLE: Content Depot, PRX, Download WEBSITE:...

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Jazz Alive Overnight

Posted on May 20, 2014 in Programs | 1 comment

Jazz Alive Overnight

From Kansas Public Radio, voted JAZZWEEK’s “Best Jazz Station – Small Market,” comes a new, fresh-sounding overnight jazz program Jazz Alive! Overnight, hosted by noted jazz vocalist and drummer David Basse. Jazz Alive! Overnight features – 15 new show hours per week The best in traditional jazz and new contemporary jazz classics – new jazz plus the old standards! Three 30 sec. breaks per show for underwriting Entertaining and insightful commentary from working jazz artist David Basse Competitive pricing COST: Competitive with other overnight services....

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The Thomas Jefferson Hour

Posted on Dec 6, 2013 in Ongoing Weekly, Programs | 0 comments

The Thomas Jefferson Hour

A Radio Program that Models Civil Discourse, Critical Thinking and Good Citizenship A weekly radio program dedicated to the search for truth in the tradition of Thomas Jefferson. Nationally acclaimed humanities scholar and award winning first person interpreter of Thomas Jefferson, Clay Jenkinson, portrays Jefferson on the program, and he answers listener questions while in the persona of Jefferson–his answers are grounded in the writings and actions of the great man. Explore a current or historical event using both a Jeffersonian lens and a modern-day humanities lens. LENGTH: 1 Hour...

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