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Airing: August 25, 2018

Coming Up: Free the Beaches

In Free the Beaches, Andrew Kahrl (University of Virginia) tells the story of activist Ned Coll and his campaign to open New England’s shoreline to African Americans, as northern white… More»

Aired: August 10, 2018

Pilgrimage

Content warning: this episode includes vivid descriptions of racial terror lynching, an auditory reenactment of racist assaults on protestors, and a description of police brutality against a black child. Please… More»

Aired: July 20, 2018

Fighting on Two Fronts

This series was made possible by a major grant from The National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor. For more information about the NEH and its programming, visit… More»

Aired: July 13, 2018

WGR’s Summer Reading Recs

Your summer vacation packing list has some key items: cell phone charger, swimsuit, toothbrush. We’re here to add some essentials to your list, with the best book recs from the… More»