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The 12th Annual Homelessness Marathon Continues - February 24, 2009 at 3:00am
The Homelessness Marathon is an annual radio broadcast featuring the voices and stories of homeless people from around the United States The Homelessness Marathon features live call-ins all night long via a national toll-free number.

The 12th Annual Homelessness Marathon Continues - February 24, 2009 at 12:00am
The Homelessness Marathon is an annual radio broadcast featuring the voices and stories of homeless people from around the United States The Homelessness Marathon features live call-ins all night long via a national toll-free number.

The 12th Annual Homelessness Marathon - February 23, 2009 at 10:00pm
The Homelessness Marathon is an annual radio broadcast featuring the voices and stories of homeless people from around the United States The Homelessness Marathon features live call-ins all night long via a national toll-free number.

Local Station Board Report - February 16, 2009 at 2:00pm
Local Station Board Report. Hosted by Brian Edwards-Tieker.

End of Winter Fund Drive Marathon! - February 13, 2009 at 7:00pm
Featuring the music of Michael Franti!

The Trap (What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom?) - February 13, 2009 at 5:00pm
The Trap: What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom is a BBC documentary series by British filmmaker Adam Curtis, well known for other documentaries including The Century of the Self and The Power of Nightmares.

Century of Self: The Story of Edward Bernays - February 13, 2009 at 4:00pm
Sigmund Freud's nephew is the father of the Public Relations industry. He worked to control the masses on behalf of the power elite by pumping up consumer culture.

Against the Grain - The Stoics on Happiness - February 13, 2009 at 3:30pm

Against the Grain - The Stoics on Happiness - February 13, 2009 at 3:00pm
How to attain equanimity and peace of mind was an obsession of the ancient Stoic philosophers. The psychological techniques they championed for taming desire and achieving happiness are described in William Irvine's book "A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy."

The Trap (What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom?) - February 13, 2009 at 2:30pm

The Trap (What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom?) - February 13, 2009 at 2:00pm
The Trap: What Happened to Our Dream of Freedom is a BBC documentary series by British filmmaker Adam Curtis, well known for other documentaries including The Century of the Self and The Power of Nightmares. The series consists of three, one-hour programmes which explore the concept and definition..

Pema Chodron - February 13, 2009 at 1:30pm

Pema Chodron - February 13, 2009 at 1:00pm
Special on the teachings of Buddhist nun Pema Chodron.

The Power of Community – How Cuba Survived Peak Oil - February 13, 2009 at 12:00pm
When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin...

Chef M.D. - February 13, 2009 at 11:00am
Your kitchen needs a ChefMD. Renowned physician and professionally trained chef Dr. John La Puma has just the person for the job–you! By following the ChefMD Eight-Week Plan, you’ll find your inner doctor and learn to eat for optimal health and maximum satisfaction...

The 30th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution - February 11, 2009 at 7:00pm
Voices of the Middle East and North Africa marks the 30th anniversary of the Iranian Revolution and the rise of political Islam with a three hour special broadcast.

Cover to Cover with Jack Foley -Langston Hughes poetry reading. Conclusion. - February 11, 2009 at 3:00pm
Langston Hughes poetry reading. Conclusion.

The Power of Community – How Cuba Survived Peak Oil - February 11, 2009 at 2:00pm
When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1990, Cuba's economy went into a tailspin. With imports of oil cut by more than half – and food by 80 percent – people were desperate.

Power of Nightmares - February 11, 2009 at 1:00pm
Power of Nightmares This three hour documentary explores the origins of Islamic Fundamentalism in the Middle East, and Neoconservatism in America, how these two movements feed off on another in their delusions and take the rest of us in the world along for the ride. How did the U.S. covertly...

Century of Self: The Story of Edward Bernays - February 11, 2009 at 11:00am
Sigmund Freud's nephew is the father of the Public Relations industry. He worked to control the masses on behalf of the power elite by pumping up consumer culture.

A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy - February 10, 2009 at 2:00pm
How to attain equanimity and peace of mind was an obsession of the ancient Stoic philosophers. The psychological techniques they championed for taming desire and achieving happiness are described in William Irvine's book "A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy."

The economic and the psychological dimensions of the current crisis - February 10, 2009 at 11:00am
Rick Wolff and Harriet Fraad describe both the economic and the psychological dimensions of the current crisis in jobs, markets, and housing.

The Stoics on Happiness - February 9, 2009 at 11:00am
How to attain equanimity and peace of mind was an obsession of the ancient Stoic philosophers. The psychological techniques they championed for taming desire and achieving happiness are described in William Irvine's book "A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy."

Encore broadcast of Against the Grain - February 6, 2009 at 2:00pm
Encore broadcast of Against the Grain on economics and psychology as a means to understand the current crisis.

Pema Chodron - February 4, 2009 at 2:00pm
Special on the teachings of Buddhist nun Pema Chodron.

Fauberg Treme - February 4, 2009 at 10:00am
Fauberg Treme tells the story of black New Orleans.

The Morning Show - February 4, 2009 at 7:00am
The Morning Show features the video documentary "Occupation 101". In the second hour "Letters from Washington: The First 100 Days" with Mitch Jeserich. Followed by the video documentary "The Power of Night Mares."

The ancient Stoic philosophers - February 3, 2009 at 7:00pm
Encore broadcast of Against the Grain about the ancient Stoic philosophers, hosted by CS Soong.

The Weather Report - February 3, 2009 at 2:00pm
The documentary The Weather Report takes a hard look at global warming. Hosted by Philip Maldari.

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