found 3 audio documents played on On the Media

Rosa Parks Was a Bad Ass

Contrary to her popular image as a meek old lady, Rosa Parks was much more intentional than accidental - someone who "never believed in nonviolence" and was a gun toting radical.

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Program: On the Media
Playtime: 6 minutes 42 seconds
Date: January, 2009

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Race, History, American Issues

Generation Digital

How does growing up with the internet make the way you think different?  This guy says that being born after 1980 or being a "digital native," means you "process information very differently" than those born after 1980.  But he does not say how.  History shows that new generations often think they think differently.  Young people telling their parents they "don't get it" is not new.

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Producer: BOB GARFIELD
Program: On the Media
Playtime: 7 minutes 13 seconds
Date: January, 2009

 

Billboards That See You?

On The Media reports that billboards that see you are in the works.

Did you know?  Billboards are illegal in the state of Vermont?  Hence, its reputation for beautiful scenery.

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Program: On the Media

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Technology, Design, Bad News