MPR | American Public Radio Podcasts
Minnesota Public Radio | American Public Media creates podcasts for curious listeners who want to better understand themselves, each other, and the wider world. Each podcast explores new ideas, uncovers truths and shares human stories. The Olseth Family Foundation enthusiastically contributes to the APM Podcast Venture Fund which champions cutting edge on-demand programming that focuses on arts and culture, lifestyle and education. Included are programs such as Julie’s Library (a story time program for families featuring Dame Julie Andrews, inspiring a lifelong love of reading), Brains On! (a science lesson for your ears which, encourage kids natural curiosity about the world), and The Splendid Table (a culinary and lifestyle program.)
A deep look into the last year of King’s life
April 4th, 2018 marks 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr. was shot to death at the Lorraine Motel in Memphis, Tenn. A deep look at the last year of King’s life, A Movement in the Millions reveals the forces working against him, the stresses of leadership, and the work that was left undone.
At a time when protests, police response and government accountability have surged back into the news, King’s life and work have never been more relevant. This podcast was produced with support from the Olseth Family Foundation.