• 2006
  • 2:29
  • Denmark

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Good Behavior

By Jack Jackson

A man, a car and freedom . . . or so he thinks. (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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  • 2009
  • 29:00
  • USA

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Survivors

By Claire Schoen

Tens of thousands of inmates in American prisons live in total isolation. They don't see anyone. They don't talk to anyone. They are completely alone, sometimes for years, in a cell the size of a small bathroom. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 49:54
  • USA

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Corrections, Inc.

By John Biewen

The corrections industry has become a $50-billion-a-year business and one of the strongest influences on criminal justice policy in America. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 3:03
  • USA

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This Was a Crucial Place

By Peter Crimmins

A former inmate (John McCullough), a former guard (Donald Vaughn) and Steve Buscemi guide the listener through 1960's prison reform via the Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, PA. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2004
  • 4:18
  • USA

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Soldiers React to Prison Abuse

By Belia Mayeno Choy

When Youth Radio reporters in Oakland, CA, spoke with their friends returning home from Iraq, they realized that the public wasn't hearing the perspectives of these young soldiers. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 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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  • 2001
  • 29:03
  • USA

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Learning to Live: James's Story

By Dan Collison

James, an ex-felon, narrates the story of his transition from prison-life to self-sufficiency. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 6:44
  • USA

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Vagy/Szomjusag/Thirst

By Alex van Oss

As a boy, George Bien was sent thousands of miles away from Hungary to Siberia, to the notorious Gulag - the prison camp system in the Soviet Union, where millions of people perished. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 58:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #44: The Coping Show

By Various producers

This hour: a pizza chef travels to North Korea to cook for Kim Jong Il, a young man contemplates his release from "juvie," and more. (more)

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  • 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)

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