• 2009
  • 7:51
  • USA

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Fidele Musafiri: Miner

By Gregory Warner

Cell phones and laptops rely on a particular mineral called colombite tantalum – coltan for short - and the growing demand for the material in the west has had ramifications in some pretty distant corners of the world. (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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  • 2008
  • 29:00
  • USA

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My T-Shirt Says It All

By Jacob Fenston

The T-shirt is a staple of the American wardrobe, worn by pretty much everyone at one time or another. It's a common denominator in a culture marked by differences. But while it’s cheap and easy to make, the humble T-shirt shouldn’t be underestimated. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sour Side of Volunteering

By Jagmeet Mac

Two insiders talk about the underbelly of a documentary film festival, the world of volunteer victuals. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Beer & Food, Neil & Eric: Two Sweet Pairings

By Alison Byrne

An underground supper club pairs beers with dinners, served in a Mission District apartment kitchen in San Francisco. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 0:00
  • Ireland

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Meat Factory Ear Worms

By Richie Beirne

You know how sometimes you just can't get a song out of your head? Radio producer Richie Beirne can sympathize. (more)

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  • 2014
  • 76:58
  • USA

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Own Your Thing (Part 2)

By Daniel Alarcón, Lea Thau, Hillary Frank & Nick van der Kolk

More than ever you can own your podcast - make it, distribute it, sell it. How is it done? (more)

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  • 2008
  • 10:09
  • USA

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Searching for Farming's Future in Its Past

By Rachel Leventhal

Searching for Farming’s Future in Its Past is part of a series produced by Rachel Leventhal about the impact individuals can make on their world. (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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  • 2012
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Best of the Best: The 2012 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, Hour 2

By Katie Mingle

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2012 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2012 TC/RHDF Competition. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • AUSTRALIA

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Bittersweet Courses for Horses

By Eurydice Aroney & Tom Morton

Man's appetite for money may mean the end of three courses for horses. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 5:39
  • USA

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Tupperware

By The Kitchen Sisters

In this nostalgic documentary, tag along with Tupperware dealer Lucky Laurel into the world of Tupperware conventions, regional meetings, and of course, those signature Tupperware parties. (more)

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  • 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)

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  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chocolate is a Sweet Distraction

By Scott Pham

The founder of Patric Chocolate finds his way to love and sweets in an unexpected way. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 11:57
  • USA

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Big Ship Diary

By Allison Swaim

Each year, over 100 million tons of iron ore, coal, limestone and other products travel through the Great Lakes navigation system on huge cargo ships. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Bitter End

By Julia Stone

The quest to follow the chain of meat production - what happens to that steak before it gets to the plate? (more)

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  • 2012
  • 6:12
  • USA

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The Battle Over Billing Codes

By Gregory Warner

There are two main things that happen when you go to the doctor - you deal with your health concerns and you fill out a small mountain of paperwork. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #15: The Consumerism Show

By Various producers

This hour: a brief history of the mall, radical knitters, and more. (more)

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  • 2003
  • 7:00
  • USA

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Open Outcry

By Ben Rubin

Sound designer and multimedia artist Ben Rubin employs the cacophony of the New York Mercantile Exchange to create a musical piece commemorating the reopening of the World Financial Center's Winter Garden, which was closed after the events of September 11th. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Journey to Umami

By Dixie Treichel

Traveling the on road to Umami, she wondered who or what she would meet along the way. (more)

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