• 2013
  • 30:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #181 The Texas State Pen Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: we present two very different stories about the Texas State Penitentiary. Both are about soul — the kind you dance to, and the kind you pray for. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 32:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #208 The Behind the Headlines Show

By Multiple

This hour stories of black lives caught in the cross hairs of injustice. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 59:07
  • USA

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Our Day Will Come

By Lex Gillespie

Our Day Will Come explores the impact of R&B on America's civil rights movement, as well as the influence of the movement on popular music. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #159 The Protest Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: whether it is a mob of millions or one single voice, nothing changes unless someone stands up and says, "No more." (more)

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  • 2015
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #205 The Imposter Show

By Multiple

This hour what you see, is not always what you get. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 36:28
  • Australia

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Shocking Pink

By Hollis Taylor & Jane Ullman

Australian anthropologist, botanist, and eccentric Olive Pink waged a 40-year, one-woman civil rights campaign on behalf of the Aboriginal peoples until her death in 1975. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 6:57
  • USA

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The House I Live In

By Sara Fishko

The historical saga of the song The House I Live In is a study in changing times, changing values, and fickle politics. (more)

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  • 2016
  • 45:26
  • USA

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Fighting for the Promised Land

By Tina Antolini

Shirley Sherrod's name was thrust into the headlines in 2010 when she was fired from her post at the United States Department of Agriculture, accused of anti-white bias. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (I Was an Albino)

By Stephanie Foo

Thomas Bryant Jr. grew up as an African-American with albinism in Washington D.C. during the civil rights movement--a very complicated time to be in between. (more)

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  • 2006
  • USA

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Reality Depends on Where You're Standing

By Saya April Hillman

Three inner-city sisters randomly discuss their reality, intercut with the perceived reality of the country's distant puppet masters. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 0:20
  • On the radio, via podcast, the US and the UK

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The Winners in Full

By 2015 Winners

Behold! The 2015 Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition winners - a most stellar batch of audio documentaries indeed. (more)

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  • 2016
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #219 The Fighting for the Promised Land Show

By Multiple

This hour the story of thousands of African American farmers who lost millions of acres of land at the hands of institutional racism. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 59:00
  • USA

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The Texas State Pen Show

By Katie Mingle

This hour: we present two very different stories about the Texas State Penitentiary. Both are about soul - the kind you dance to, and the kind you pray for. (more)

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  • 2016
  • 64:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #216 The 2015 Short Docs Show — Studs Rules

By Multiple

This hour we listen to some of our favourite entries to the 2015 Third Coast Short Docs Challenge: Studs Rules! (more)

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  • 2001
  • 29:27
  • USA

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We're Here to Work!

By Sandra Sleight-Brennan & Doug Partusch

This documentary, part of a series called America's Women: A Legacy of Change, examines how women's lives have changed since they won the vote in 1920s, focusing on the period from World War II through the 1950s. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #128: The Willie McGee Show

By Various

This hour: the story (and the story behind the story) of Willie McGee. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:20
  • USA

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What is a Food Desert?

By Justin Zullo

Using the poetry and commentary of Kuumba Lynx (a Chicago-based hip hop coalition) this sound art piece investigates how institutional disinvestments in Chicago’s South Side communities have affected its residents’ nutritional health. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #202 The To Heal A Sick Nation Show

By Multiple

This hour a revealing snapshot of Martin Luther King, Jr. as he struggled to stay the course he'd set out for himself and the nation. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 52:58
  • USA

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Lucia's Letter

By Amy Tardif

Slavery in America still exists. In southwest Florida, for example, women and girls from Central America arrive everyday looking for a better life. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 2:59
  • USA

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What?? No way...

By Tim Nakayama

The First in a series of Short Radio Documentaries, this episode focuses on: "Order 9066." (more)

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