Thursday at 12:00 pm
Sprouts Radio from the Grassroots is a 30-minute weekly program featuring radio programs produced at community radio stations or by other independent producers from across the country and sometimes around the world.
Tomas Young November 20, 2014 | 12:00 pm
In memory of the wounded Iraq veteran, Tomas Young, who died on November 10, 2014, Sprouts rebroadcasts an interview with Young, submitted by Tom Klammer, host to "Tell Somebody" at KKFI, Kansas City, Missouri. Klammer submitted this Sprouts edition in March, 2007 after he visited Tomas at his home and recorded his story: how he joined the Army, how he ended up in Iraq, and his speaking out against the war.
Ken Waldman – Alaskan Fiddling Poet November 13, 2014 | 12:00 pm
A former college professor, Waldman, who has had more than 400 poems and stories published in national journals, and has worked full-time since 1994 as Alaska's Fiddling Poet, performing at some of the nation's leading universities, festivals, arts centers, and clubs.
Climate Change Affects Indigenous Alaskans October 16, 2014 | 12:00 pm
Today, Elizabeth Arnold goes to one of the far reaches of Alaska to a village with one of the smallest carbon foot prints in the United States but feels the impacts of global warming most dramatically. Indigenous Alaskans are losing their town to coastal erosion.