Two Decades of Award-Winning Public Interest Journalism
Homelands Productions is an independent, nonprofit journalism cooperative
whose mission is to
illuminate complex issues through compelling broadcasts, articles, books, and educational forums,
and to foster
freedom of expression and creative risk through the media arts. Since 1990,
and won 22 national and international awards. More...
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Raul Ramirez Leaves Legacy of Integrity and Service
We are mourning the loss of trailblazing journalist Raul Ramirez, our friend, colleague, and board member who died on November 15.
Raul was executive director of news and public affairs at KQED in San Francisco. More...
"God & Government" Probes Religion-State Relations
The two-year series, which launched in September on the public radio program Interfaith Voices, looks at how 14 different countries deal with issues of religion and governance. Homelands' Jonathan Miller is a consultant.
So You Want to Create a Radio Series? Do you have an idea for a media project but no clue about how to pull it off? In his manifesto on the public radio website Transom.org, Homelands' Jonathan Miller guides would-be producers through the wilderness between inspiration and broadcast. More...
Cecilia Vaisman has extensive reporting experience in Latin America, Asia, and the USA. A former staff producer at NPR and special projects editor at Chicago Public Media, she teaches audio documentary at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. More...
Audio is now available for more than 160 features going back to 1991. Go to any series page and click on the "listen" or "download" icons.
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