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Making Contact

Making Contact, produced by National Radio Project, is an award-winning, 29-minute weekly magazine/documentary-style public affairs program heard on over 200 radio stations in the USA, Canada, South Africa and Ireland. Making Contact is committed to in-depth critical analysis that goes beyond the breaking news. Showcasing voices and perspectives rarely heard in mainstream media, Making Contact focuses on the human realities of politics and the connections between local and global events, emphasizing positive and creative ways to solve problems.

Past Broadcasts

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July 9, 2020 – The End of Student Debt: Free College and Debt Strikes
June 25, 2020 – From Juneteenth to Reparations: The Freedom Promise of Unfinished Resolve
June 18, 2020 – Say Their Names: George Floyd and the Movement to Uplift Black Lives
June 11, 2020 – Mrs. Hamer, Echoes
June 4, 2020 – Data Boom! Rana Foroohar on Surveillance Capitalism
May 28, 2020 – Data Boom! Rana Foroohar on Surveillance Capitalism
May 21, 2020 – Lessons from the Spanish Flu
May 14, 2020 – Gig Workers and COVID-19
May 7, 2020 – Two Revolutions, Many Secrets
April 30, 2020 – COVID-19 Pandemic Capitalism and Bonds
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