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Alternative independent radio news programming is featured here. In addition to a host of intriguing radio news shows, this collection features the Presidential Recordings collection of historical speeches and secret recordings.



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KXJZ's Insight
KXJZ's Insight
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A daily, in-depth radio interview program hosted by Capital Public Radio's Beth Ruyak, providing context and background to the issues that face the Sacramento region of California. Click for more information on KXJZ's Insight .
WWII Era Audio Recordings
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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Broadcasts from the World War II years.
Topics: wwII, world war two
Pacifica Radio Archives
Pacifica Radio Archives
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Pacifica Radio Archives is considered by historians and scholars to be one of the oldest and most important audio collections in the world. Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century, Pacifica radio programs include documentaries, performances, discussions, debates, drama, poetry readings, commentaries and radio arts. The Pacifica Radio Archives appraise, collect, organize, describe, preserve the creative work generated by, or produced in...
VOA Newscasts
VOA Newscasts
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This Collection includes more than 69,000 hourly radio newscasts which aired on nearly 3,000 unique broadcast dates by the Voice of America (VOA), the flagship U.S. international broadcaster. Since August 15, 2014, these five-minute English-language newscasts have been downloaded from the VOA website . A small number of older newscasts come from other sources including some over-the-air airchecks. (VOA also produces content in more than 40 other languages.) VOA archives much of its radio and...
Topic: voa
Democracy Now!
Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 450 stations in North America. The programs are uploaded to the Archive daily and are available in English or Spanish. The program is hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez and produced out of the Downtown Community Television Center, a community media center in New York City's Chinatown. Click for more information about Democracy Now!
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The Swarthmore College Peace Collection preserves sound recordings created by various peace organizations and activists.
Topic: peace organizations,activists
PAS-FM Radio Show Collection
PAS-FM Radio Show Collection
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Mirrored radio shows from PAS-FM radio in Indonesia, including "Topic of the Day" and "Kafi Break".
For Your Ears Only / On Air
For Your Ears Only / On Air
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by David Alpern
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For Your Ears Only/On Air is a unique, fair and far-ranging weekend news program that veteran journalist/broadcaster David Alpern has produced and hosted since 1982. In addition to guests from across the right-left spectrum on critical policy and political issues, For Your Ears Only presents news and views on a broad range of other important and engaging topics: health, science, technology, the economy, food, arts and entertainment. Launched as Newsweek On Air, reflecting content from that...
Topics: For Your Ears Only, radio, news
Presidential Recordings
Presidential Recordings
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The Presidential Recordings Collection is made up of two distinct types of presidential speech: public speeches made by U.S. Presidents and secret recordings made in the White House between 1940 and 1973. Many of the recordings originate from the National Archives and the individual presidential libraries that fall under the National Archives. Digital copies of the recordings have been provided by the Scripps Library at the Miller Center of Public Affairs. The Miller Center is a nonpartisan...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1945. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1945 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine. ...if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
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Topics: WWII, Tokyo Rose, 1916-2006, Ardennes, Battle Of The, 1944-1945, Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1944. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1944 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine....if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Old Time Radio, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1941. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1941 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War II: Homefront, Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942, World War, 1939-1945 --...
KXJZ's Insight
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Nevada Primary Election Results Are InReporter Megan Messerly recaps the Nevada primary election.Listen To Segment11:07UC Davis Chancellor Gary May Reflects On Life, Career And The Impact Of Stephon ClarkUC Davis Chancellor Dr. Gary May joins Insight to talk about race, cultural life experiences and the impact of the Stephon Clark shooting.Listen To Segment21:25Kushman By The Bottle: Why Don’t Local Restaurants Feature Local Wineries?Wine expert Rick Kushman explores the business dynamics...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento, public, radio, CSU Sacramento, Nevada primary...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1943. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1943 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine.
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Old Time Radio, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965, Roosevelt, Franklin D....
Mother Jones Radio
Mother Jones Radio
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A fun, fast, and substantive show of reporting and commentary inspired by stories from Mother Jones magazine. Award-winning host Angie Coiro brings together reporters and experts, creating a potent mix of news, razor-sharp commentary, and political humor from some of the best in the business. Mother Jones Radio picks up where corporate news leaves off. Its reporters ask what others don't, say what others won't, and bring you important stories you just won't hear anywhere else. At Mother Jones...
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In 2011, Pacifica Radio Archives received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to preserve 150 programs from our vaults, with preservation assistance from George Blood Audio and Video in Philadelphia, PA. The resulting collection encompasses an eclectic array of programs, some of which were only very recently discovered by PRA staff. Among some of the many highlights of the collection are a WBAI interview with Andy Warhol about his film Chelsea Girls shortly after the film’s...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1942. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1942 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
Topics: WWII, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, World War II: Homefront, Corregidor, 1942, News,...
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News from the 1970's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1970's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, News, Cold War, AFVN, Energy Crisis,...
Public Scanner Recordings
Public Scanner Recordings
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Recordings of public scanners, including police and fire scanners from a number of US locations are available here for download or streaming.
KXJZ's Insight
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When Will The GOP Hold A Vote On Their Senate Healthcare Bill? Ken Rudin, known to NPR listeners from his many years talking all things politics with Neal Conan on "Talk of the Nation," joins Insight host Beth Ruyak for our signature segment that puts California politics in the context of the national scene. Fire Update Scott McLean of CalFire updates us on wildfires currently burning in California. Hi Phi Nation Podcast Host Prof. Barry Lam Explores Morality And Current Events...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Ken Rudin, The...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from the 1930's  I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1930's news file dump. Plus some sports and band remotes.  Also included is the infamous radio show episode with the Arch Oboler "Adam and Eve" skit that got Mae West banned from radio. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, 1924, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, WWII, World War...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1940. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1940 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941, WWII, Old Time Radio,...
Gubernatorial Candidate Travis Allen: Arrest Jerry Brown For Defying Federal Immigration Laws The Trump administration has said it may try to prosecute elected officials in "sanctuary" states and cities who defy federal immigration law. Republican Asm. Travis Allen says that should include the man he hopes to replace as California governor. Ian Ruhter Creates 'Perfect Imperfections' Using Vintage Photography Techniques Photographer Ian Ruhter shows his new collection of work. Submerge...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Travis Allen,...
Capitol Chat: Bills On Net Neutrality, Taxes, Environmental Regulation; A Look At Governor's Race Spending Ben Bradford joins for Capitol Chat to discuss bills focused on net neutrality, taxes and environmental regulation. He also recaps the state of the 2018 California governor's race. 'The Book Of Nightmares' Offers Young Writers A Chance To Spook Everyone Comic book author Eben Burgoon is hosting an information session and storytelling workshop for young writers who want to submit stories...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Capitol Chat, Ben...
KXJZ's Insight
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A Recap Of Gov. Brown's China Trip Governor Brown is back in California after a week-long trip to several provinces in China negotiating climate change agreements. We get a final report from Beijing from CapRadio's Ben Bradford who was with the Governor's delegation in China. Capitol Chat: California Budget 2017 Early Thursday, it looked like lawmakers were headed for a deal on California's budget. And though they have started to roll out of pieces of the state budget deal, they haven't reached...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, China recap,...
KXJZ's Insight
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Avocado Consumption - Take a look down at that bowl of guacamole in your lap this Sunday. Chances are your avocados came from Mexico. But even though most avocados consumed this Super Bowl Sunday aren't from California, that doesn't mean the increase in demand isn't a boon for the state's growers. Avocado grower Ed McFadden joins us to talk about how growing demand for the fruit once-known as the "alligator pear" is benefiting California avocado growers. Peter Coyote - Respected actor...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Avocado Consumption,...
Free Speech Radio News
Free Speech Radio News
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Incisive news and analysis in the service of peace and social justice Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) is the only daily half-hour progressive radio newscast in the United States. It is owned and managed by news reporters. FSRN is an independent broadcast news organization born in January 2000 as the result of a strike by 43 reporters who formerly worked for the now defunct Pacifica Network News (PNN). Since that time, FSRN has expanded to hundreds of reporters in the U.S. and around the world....
KXJZ's Insight
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Weather Update - Many of our listeners woke up to rain this morning and area highways were clogged with multiple accidents. Weâll find out how long itâs supposed to stick around with forecaster Jim Matthews of the National Weather Service in Sacramento. Unaccompanied Migrant Children - The United States was confronted with a humanitarian crisis this past summer as thousands of undocumented children arrived at the countryâs doorstep. The children were fleeing violence in Central America and...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento
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Capitol Chat Capital Public Radio's government reporter Ben Bradford joins us for this week's Capitol Chat. Pulitzer Prize Winner Jack Ohman Sacramento Bee editorial cartoonist Jack Ohman won the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning this week. He joins us in the studio tell us more about winning and what's next after a career-defining achievement. The Sacramento Youth Symphony We'll talk to Sacramento Youth Symphony artistic director and conductor Michael Neumann and we'll hear a live...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Capitol Chat, Ben...
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Midsummer Music Special: Sister Crayon - Sister Crayon released its second album earlier this year. The songs come from a tough place for lead singer and lyricist Terra Lopez. Capital Public Radio's Nick Brunner talked with Lopez about the break up that informed these latest songs. Rocky Dawuni - Ghanaian roots artist Rocky Dawuni headlined the main stage at the California Worldfest in Grass Valley earlier this month.Ahead of his performance, he spoke with Capital Public Radio music host Cale...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Midsummer Music...
Open Democracy
Open Democracy
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Pioneering a new type of independent media based on exchange and participation, Open Democracy spans the globe and covers the key questions of our times with interviews and contributions from renowned authors and marginalized voices alike. Some topics covered in this collection include life inside Guantanamo, climate change, human rights, and freedom of expression. Interviews with Sister Helen Prejean, Salman Rushdie, Carlos Fuentes, and Daniel Ellsberg are featured. Click for more information...
UCSF Industry Archives Audio Recordings
UCSF Industry Archives Audio Recordings
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The University of California, San Francisco Industry Archives Audio Recordings Collection, formerly known as the UCSF Tobacco Industry Audio Recordings Collection, contains audio files that complement the UCSF Industry Documents Library holdings.  These audio recordings are related to the marketing, manufacturing, sales, and scientific research of tobacco, chemical, drug, food and fossil fuel products as well as materials gathered and produced by public health advocates.  The...
KXJZ's Insight
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Political Junkie Goes West - The Political Junkie is turning his analytical gaze west. Ken Rudin, known to NPR listeners from his many years talking all things politics with Neal Conan on "Talk of the Nation," joins Insight host Beth Ruyak for our signature segment that puts California politics in the context of the national scene. Rudin joins us from Washington D.C. in an effort to put it all in perspective. Immigration Reform - President Obama announced last Thursday that he would...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Political Junkie Goes...
Pacifica Radio Archives
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TO HAVE DONE WITH THE JUDGEMENT OF GOD, written and read by Antonin Artraud. Artraud reads from his play, in French. BROADCAST: KPFA, 15 Oct. 1968. In French.(41 min.) BB2075 Pacifica Radio Archives.
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Insight: PolitiFact California / Grand Canyon Expedition / Sound Advice / Cellist Amit Peled For Thursday's Insight, we hear about PolitiFact's latest fact checks, a 135-mile rafting expedition by UC Davis, hip-hop and punk music in Sacramento and a preview of cellist Amit Peled's upcoming performance.
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento, public, radio, PolitiFact, Chris Nichols, Kamala...
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Latest News With Chancellor Linda Katehi Insight scheduled an interview with University of California, Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi, which was abruptly canceled Tuesday. On Insight, we'll talk about the few details known about this situation. Denim Day And Sexual Assault Awareness Month On Insight With Beth Ruyak, WEAVE Inc. Executive Director and CEO Beth Hassett talks about the origins of Denim Day and the ways men can help build community intolerance for sexual assault and violence against...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Linda Katehi, UC...
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National Weather Service Fire Update We hear National Weather Service updates on weather conditions facing fire crews across Northern California. PolitiFact California PolitiFact California reporter Chris Nichols checks the accuracy of a statement by Hillary Clinton at her Mondavi Center event. How The Mechanical Tomato Harvester Changed California Do you like ketchup? The Cal Ag Roots podcast hosts share the history of the mechanical tomato harvester that changed the course of California...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, weather, wind,...
KXJZ's Insight
by Capital Public Radio, Inc.
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PolitiFact Looks At Big Tobacco's Claim On Prop. 56 Big Tobacco opposes Proposition 56 and PolitiFact California reporter Chris Nichols focused on one of those opposition statements. He talks about the claim saying that Prop. 56 cheats schools out of at least $600 million a year. "The Meatgrinder" Tells Tale Of Political Bickering In United States Writer-director Leo McElroy's comedy from 2015 was recently nominated for an Elly Award as "Best New Play" and this weekend, he...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, PolitiFact...
KXJZ's Insight
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PolitiFact California Rates Trump's Claims On Voter Fraud Donald Trump tweeted there was widespread voter fraud in California and two other states, giving Hillary Clinton the popular vote. PolitiFact California Reporter Chris Nichols investigated the claim by Trump, he discusses on Insight. Task Force Seeks Greater Transparency In Sacramento Police Force A special task force in charge of creating greater transparency and accountability in Sacramento's police force released a new report to city...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, PolitiFact...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from 1947. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1947 news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: 1947, House Un-American Activities Committee, Old Time Radio, World War II: Postwar issues, News,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from 1939. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1939 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War II: Homefront, World War II, Old Time Radio, World War, 1939-1945, News, River Plate,...
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The Political Junkie Goes West - California Governor Jerry Brown made news this weekend when he called Ted Cruz "absolutely unfit for office" during an interview on Meet the Press. We'll talk with The Political Junkie Ken Rudin about Brown's comments and whether they will have any impact on Cruz's presidential run. News Network: Stockton - Stockton Record Columnist Michael Fitzgerald says the city as at the "dawn of a new era." Developer Zac Cort unveiled plans this past...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, The Political Junkie...
Humanities West-audio
Humanities West-audio
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SCOTUS On Gay Marriage - McGeorge Law Professor Lawrence Levine analyzes the Supreme Court's decision to legalize same-sex marriage in all 50 states. Political Junkie Goes West - Republican Presidential candidates gave a spectrum of reaction to the same-sex ruling. In some states, the decision will play strongly into the 2016 elections. The Political Junkie Ken Rudin checks in on this part of the discussion. Same-Sex Marriage Opposition - There is opposition to legalizing same-sex marriage,...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, SCOTUS On Gay...
Pacifica Radio Archives
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Martin Luther King at Santa Rita / produced by Colin Edwards. Description: King's speech at a demonstration supporting anti-war activitists imprisoned at the Santa Rita rehabilitation center. MARTIN LUTHER KING AT SANTA RITA produced by Colin Edwards. RECORDED: Santa Rita, California, 14 Jan. 1968. BROADCAST: KPFA, 15 Jan. 1968. (23 min.)BB1460 Pacifica Radio Archives.
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Topics: king, demonstration, activist, vietnam, pacifica
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Capitol Chat - Capital Public Radio's Bureau Chief Ben Adler joins us to discuss his latest report on Prop 55, the massive voter guide in your mailbox and the state of California's beloved first dog. Rock Climber Alex Honnold - Alex Honnold has shattered climbing records. At 31, he's become the first person to climb Yosemite's Half Dome and Moonlight Buttress without any protective equipment. He discusses his latest climbing adventures and his memoir, "Alone On the Wall." Rock Band...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Capitol Chat, Ben...
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Political Junkie Ken Rudin On Trump's Response To Mass Shooting Political Junkie Ken Rudin weighs in on political developments over the weekend, including President Donald Trump's trip to Asia and his response to this weekend's mass shooting in Texas Sacramento City Superintendent Jorge Aguilar On Potential Teachers Strike Sacramento City Unified School District Superintendent Jorge Aguilar talks about a potential teachers strike that could be announced on Wednesday. National Weather Service...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Political Junkie,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from the 1960's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1960's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, News, Detroit, JFK, RFK, MLK, Cold War,...
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In 2013, the Pacifica Radio Archives received funding from the GRAMMY Foundation to preserve two significant series of tapes that were originally recorded at and broadcast on Pacifica’s New York station, WBAI-FM: The Free Music Store (1969-1975) and The Mind’s Eye Theatre (1966-1969). Sharing the belief that culture belongs to the people, these two programs brought the performing arts to audiences for free every week while collapsing distinctions between “high” and “low” culture....
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WWII Era Audio Recordings
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The Jubilee! radio show was broadcast on the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) and featured "Negro" performers. The dates on these files, show numbers, as well as some performer's names, came from the Jubilee! transcription pages by Carl Hallstrom & Bo Scherman: http://home.swipnet.se/dooji/jubilee.htm The Radio Gold Index http://www.radiogoldindex.com DB was helpful too. Any typo or error is mine. :D
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American, World War, 1939-1945, World War II,...
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A Look At The New Cap-And-Trade Proposal In The Legislature New cap-and-trade legislation was proposed this week, turning heads at the thought of what the future of offshore drilling will look like. Sacramento Bike Month Brings A Series Of Events For Cyclists Cyclists rejoice! Each May, Sacramento celebrates its bike riders for the miles logged on wheels. Monica Hernandez with SACOG and Jim Brown with SABA explain how Sacramento is supporting its cycling community and the hurdles it faces. East...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Chris Megerian, LA...
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Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and Pacifica station listeners, this one-year project brings to life fragile and deteriorating reel- to-reel tapes of national significance. Three categories of tapes were selected that highlight some of the strengths of our collection: • Pacifica and Politics : Pacifica’s extensive collection of political programs, covering a variety of topics such as Watergate, COINTELPRO, race and gender relations, featuring personalities...
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Pope on Capitol Hill - Pope Francis will address a joint session of Congress for the first time ever Thursday morning. Pastor Ken Laverone from the Saint Francis of Assisi Parish in Sacramento has been in Washington D.C. since Monday for the pope's visit. Microbeads - Over eight-trillion small pieces of plastic enter aquatic habitats every day. Governor Jerry Brown has until October 11 to sign A.B. 888, a measure to ban the sale of products containing plastic microbeads after 2020. Delano...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Pope on Capitol Hill,...
Insight: Sacramento Pot Tax / Author Gretchen Rubin / Lara Downes / Sound Advice: Break-Up Jams Gretchen Rubin who wrote "The Happiness Project" talks about her new book; "Better Than Before: What I Learned About Making and Breaking Habits." Blue Dog Jam Host Nick Brunner has some breakup songs in this Valentineâs Day edition of Sound Advice. Sacramento's Proposed Pot Tax Sacramento Bee writer Peter Hecht has been reporting on marijuana since 2009. Hecht joins Insight to...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento, public, radio, Sacramento, Pot, Tax, Author,...
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Sacramento Bee Reporter Shares Data, Findings On Jaywalking In Sacramento Sacramento Bee reporter Anita Chabria has been investigating the definition of jaywalking and what the proper protocol is. We talk to her on Insight following a viral video of a police officer punching a man for jaywalking. Half A Million People With Autism To Receive Less Services With Transition To Adulthood A half-million people with autism about to transition into adulthood in the U.S. are soon to receive less...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, News Network, Anita...
PolitiFact Checks The State Of The Union PolitiFact's Angie Holan and Chris Nichols check statements from President Donald Trump's State of the Union. A Nation Engaged: One Year Later A Nation Engaged participants return for reactions to the State of the Union and reflect on the first year of the Trump Administration. Author Paula Treick DeBoard Shares 'Here We Lie' Author Paula Treick DeBoard shares her new novel "Here We Lie," which tells the story of a young woman abused and...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, State of the Union,...
Country's Wealthiest Farmer Stewart Resnick Makes 'A Kingdom From Dust' During Drought California Sunday founder Mark Arax shares his feature "A Kingdom From Dust" on how the nation's wealthiest farmer influenced the water wars during the state's five-year drought. William Jessup Study Explores Climate Change's Effects On Migratory Birds William Jessup University Professor Michael McGrann shares research on climate change's impact on migratory birds. Sacramento Bacon Fest Kicks Off...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Stewart Resnick,...
Swarthmore College Peace Collection Sound Recordings
by Women's Environment & Development Organization, Women's International Policy Action Committee, Helene Rosenbluth Duplications
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These recordings are part of a series documenting the World Women’s Congress for a Healthy Planet, which was held in Miami, Florida, from November 8-12, 1991.  The conference was organized by the Women’s International Policy Action Committee (IPAC), a committee established by the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO).  The series comprises 17 audio cassette tapes resulting in 34 individual recordings (Sides A and B of each cassette).  All of these recordings are...
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Presidential Recordings
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"The President and the Press" American Newspaper Publishers Association. Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, NY.
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Capitol Chat: Senate Hires Attorneys To Handle Harassment Investigations The California Senate has hired outside attorneys to investigate harassment allegations at the Capitol. Bureau Chief Ben Adler joins us with the latest information in today's Capitol Chat. Surviving Hurricane Katrina Former Insight producer Jonathan Ayestas joined Beth Ruyak in studio to talk about his own experience living through Hurricane Katrina. Life In 24 Frames Headlines All-Ages Toy Drive Life in 24 Frames leader...
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Labor Express Radio is Chicago's only English language labor news and current affairs radio program. “News for working people, by working people.” Our program covers issues in the labor movement locally, nationally, and internationally. The program also addresses issues of concern to working people such as housing, education, health care, immigrants rights, the environment and U.S. foreign policy, from a working class viewpoint. Labor Express Radio airs Sunday nights at 8:00 PM ...
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Oroville Spillway Updates Following a tumultuous series of evacuations surround the Oroville Dam area, updates are coming in around the clock from Yuba, Butte and Sutter counties. One reporter talks about how concerns about the dam's emergency spillway are a decade old. 'THE WANGS VS. THE WORLD' The Community of Writers at Squaw Valley will be hosting a benefits concert in Sacramento. One of the writers also released her debut novel. The Chieftains Paddy Maloney, the last member of the original...
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Californians Might Get A Tax Break For Capturing Rainwater Sen. Steve Glazer explains Proposition 72, a bill he authored to incentivize rainwater capture by exempting new systems from property taxes. NPR International Correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson Speaks In Sacramento Currently based in Berlin, Nelson has ties to the Sacramento area and visits frequently. She spoke at a variety of events in town and discusses her career with Insight's Beth Ruyak. The Sweet History Of California...
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News Network: Community Policing In Sacramento After Stephon Clark was shot and killed by Sacramento police in his grandparents' backyard, the focus has turned to preventing these events from happening in the future. Could a new approach to community policing be the answer? California Dream: The Cost Of Living In California Why does it cost so much to live in California? CALmatters data reporter Matt Levin explains why housing costs are so high. Six California Governor Candidates To Face Off In...
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Impacts Of The King Fire On Local Businesses The King fire is burning a swath across the El Dorado and Tahoe National Forests approaching the size of Lake Tahoe and blanketing the surrounding areas with smoke. Events like Squaw Valley’s upcoming Oktoberfest has been cancelled because of poor air quality and schools in Reno are deciding whether to let students play outside or not. Even orchards in Apple Hill, which has seen clear skies following the first days of the fire, are suffering from...
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Former NBA Player Matt Barnes Joins Movement For Change Following Stephon Clark Shooting Former NBA player Matt Barnes shares why he's decided to get involved in the Stephon Clark case, and CapRadio reporter Sammy Caiola gives the latest on the weekend's protests. Political Junkie: Stephon Clark And The National Stage No tweets from President Trump after another police shooting has Ken Rudin taking notice. BBC Look-Ahead: Presidents To Discuss Syria; South Africa's Former Leader Faces Charges...
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News Network: California's High Speed Rail - California Governor Jerry Brown will join a group of government, business and transportation leaders Tuesday in Fresno to celebrate the groundbreaking of the first leg of the state's high-speed rail project. Tim Sheehan is a Fresno Bee Reporter who covers high-speed rail. He will join us from the groundbreaking ceremony with more information about what follows this mostly ceremonial event. News Network: Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval - Capital Public...
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Dyslexia Changes - A new law directs the California Department of Education to develop a process to help students with dyslexia by the 2017-18 school year. Letters to the Future - A project by Sacramento News and Review that focuses on events in Paris - not the recent terrorist attacks but the upcoming Climate Change conference. It's a letter-writing project that you can be part of. TC Boyle recorded his contribution. Remembering Mitch Arguss - Mitch Agruss, the popular television host of kids'...
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End Of The Sacramento Music Festival The Sacramento Music Festival is coming to an end after 44 years. Organizer Lyle Van Horn explains what's next for jazz in the Capital City. Musicians Mick Martin and Bob Ringwald share stories. The Art of Misdiagnosis Gayle Brandeis' latest memoir seeks for meaning in her mother's death. Burly Beverages Brings Locally Sourced Soda To Sacramento Local soda maker Gabriel Levan Aiello on the art of making natural, locally sourced beverages.
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The Political Junkie Goes West: Tracking The Presidential Election The Political Junkie Ken Rudin joins us from Washington D.C. in an effort to put it all in perspective. Spawning Season For Salmon Begins The fish ladder at the Nimbus Hatchery opens Monday morning, marking the beginning of spawning season on the American River. But in this fourth year of drought, the fish population is nowhere near the glorious runs of decades past. Annette Kassis' New Book Focuses On McClatchy Family Annette...
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Insight: CALMatters: High Cost Of Drugs / Kushman By The Bottle / KSSU Celebrates 25 Years Insight talks with CALMatters Reporter Pauline Bartolone about a new report on California spending on pharmaceuticals. Plus, tips from our resident wine expert Rick Kushman. And, we learn more about KSSU, SacState's student run radio station.
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Dina's Diary 10 Years Later - Ten years ago, Carmichael resident Dina Howard was diagnosed with breast cancer. As she underwent treatment for a year, she kept a recorder close by and documented her journey. That tape became "Dina's Diary: The Journey of a Cancer Survivor," an award-winning, first-person documentary produced by Capital Public Radio. Howard is still in good health and we'll talk with her about life after cancer and how she tries to support other women with breast...
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Recapping Trump's 100 Days And March For Science Events With Political Columnist Dan Morain Sacramento Bee Columnist Dan Morain fills in for Political Junkie Ken to talk about Trump's upcoming 100 days mark, March for Science events and a possible government shutdown. McGeorge School of Law Professor Named 2017 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate Producer Cody Drabble acts as a guest host in his conversation with McGeorge School of Law professor Stephen McCaffrey, who was named the 2017 Stockholm...
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WWII Era Audio Recordings
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News from the 1950's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1950's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Muslim Fundamentalism and ISIS - President Barack Obama has made his case for airstrikes against the militant Islamic group ISIS in the Middle East. But has the world community focused enough on supporting Muslims who oppose fundamentalism and terrorism as a way of defeating Islamic extremism? And how has Muslim fundamentalism changed 13 years after Sept. 11? Joining us to help answer these questions is UC Davis international law professor and Muslim fundamentalism expert Karima Bennoune. She...
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