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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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November 19, 2020 – #SayHerName: Black Women, Police Violence, and Abolition
November 12, 2020 – The Electoral Colleges Dirty History
November 5, 2020 – Election 2020 Special: More Than a Vote
October 29, 2020 – Unblock the Vote 2020
October 22, 2020 – Self Care as Selfless Act: Mental Health at the Root of Activism (rebroadcast)
October 15, 2020 – Say Their Names: George Floyd and the Movement to Uplift Black Lives (rebroadcast)
October 8, 2020 – Activism and The Fight for Black Trans Lives
October 1, 2020 – The End of Student Debt: Free College and Debt Strikes (rebroadcast)
September 24, 2020 – Women Rising Radio: Election Protection and Democracy
September 16, 2020 – Wolves at the Well: The Corporate Grab of Public Water
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