• 2007
  • 6:48
  • USA

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Sweeping Statements

By Judith Sloan

Being a teenager can be really hard. Especially if you’ve flunked out of school. Or your dad has disappeared. (more)

Barbed_wire_al
  • 2003
  • 4:07
  • USA

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Embroidery Felon

By Jonathan Mitchell

Ray Matterson spent the first year of his seven and a half-year jail term feeling angry at the world. Then he found a kind of redemption -- in a pair of socks. (more)

Embroideryfight_newsite
  • 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)

Lucia
  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #166 The Fix Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Storied pasts and double lives.
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Jason_leopold
  • 2010
  • 2:58
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That Students Had Two Lives

By Aaron Sand

A teacher discovers that one of her students is a murderer and another accidentally misses the killing. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 5:44
  • USA

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Oakland Scenes: Snapshots of a Community

By Youth Radio

Youth Radio producers Ise Lyfe, Gerald Ward II, and Bianca Yarborough chronicle the tense summer of 2002 in Oakland, California, when an alarming number of youth homicides weighed heavily on the community. (more)

Oaklandscenes_newsite Tcf-winner-award
  • 2013
  • 21:26
  • USA

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Harper High School

By Ben Calhoun, Linda Lutton & Alex Kotlowitz

In the 2011 -2012 school year, Harper High School, located in one of Chicago’s most violent neighborhoods, saw 29 of its current and recent students shot. (more)

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  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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My Bike Had a Burger Bell: A Tragic Tale of Loss and Woe

By Mia Lobel

This is a true story about bike commuting, theft and making the best of a bad situation. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2010
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #125: The Justice Show

By Various

This hour: we explore some big ideas – justice, injustice, punishment, and redemption – through small, powerful, personal stories. (more)

Justice_show
  • 2011
  • 50:29
  • Australia

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A Sense of Duty

By Heather Stewart

This story is a tale of love, betrayal, and a secret. (more)

Church_crop
  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #141 The Hustling Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Hustlers. Some are straight-up con artists, and others are just doing what they have to do to get by. (more)

Hustling
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #134 The Consequences Show

By Multiple producers

For every action there is a reaction. This week we look at consequences, both micro and macro. (more)

Tciaf_placerholders_1
  • 2003
  • 32:01
  • USA

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The Herrin Massacre

By Gary Covino

America's history is rich with the stories of antagonistic coal strikes, but the Herrin Massacre of 1922 is a particularly distressing event that resulted in the deaths of nearly two dozen strike-breakers. (more)

Minerpainting_newsite
  • 2005
  • 22:30
  • Canada

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Weighing the Balance

By Kellie Hudson, Dick Miller & Mike Bryan

Weighing the Balance evolved from a simple question: What happened to six men who were named and shamed in a very public news conference staged by the Toronto Police? (more)

Scales_pidgey Tcf-winner-award
  • 2012
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Whitey's Rules

By Gideon Brower & Eric Drachman

Residents of a quiet Santa Monica apartment building remember their neighbor, Charlie -- also known as notorious Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger -- in this darkly comic piece. (more)

Sd12_white_brower
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Murder at the Abandoned Red Paint Factory

By Laura Mayer

A neighbor is murdered, but the other neighbors can't figure out who he was. (more)

Sd12_red_mayer
  • 2014
  • 3:45
  • USA

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We've Forgotten James Powell

By Nate DiMeo

As we near the end of a violent summer of 2014, we look back to the summer of 1964. Late afternoon, New York City: a group of kids hangs out on a stoop after a day of summer school, just kicking it, like they always do. (more)

James_powell
  • 2007
  • 58:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #75: The True Crime Show

By Various producers

This hour: amateur sleuths and internet detectives. (more)

Sherlock-holmes_trad2
  • 2014
  • 13:42
  • USA

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We Lost Them

By Phoebe Judge, Eric Mennel and Lauren Spohrer

How does a victim's family cope, hours after a violent crime, when they are thrust into a national spotlight? (more)

Ep_6_image
  • 2011
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #147 The Sense of Duty Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: A dark secret that threatens to tear apart a family. (more)

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