• 2010
  • 22:58
  • USA

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Willie McGee and the Traveling Electric Chair

By Joe Richman & Samara Freemark

On the night of May 7th, 1951, a thousand people gathered in Laurel, Mississippi, to witness the execution of Willie McGee, a black man convicted of raping a white woman. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 0:00
  • USA

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Making a Bitter Beast into a Sweet Meat

By Tina Antolini

How do you take an animal once on the endangered species list, and turn it into dinner? (more)

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  • 2001
  • 21:00
  • USA

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Face of Mercy, Face of Hate

By Michael Montgomery & Stephen Smith

Predrag Bundalo was a Serbian fighter in Sarajevo, who everyone called by his nickname, "Gaga." On the eve of his 36th birthday, Gaga stopped to visit an elderly Muslim woman in her apartment. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 21:35
  • USA

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Goat on a Cow

By Laura Starecheski, Jad Abumrad & Ellen Horne

Laura Starecheski finds herself figuratively falling down a rabbit hole (microphone and all) as she embarks on a journey that begins with the story of a goat, a cow, and a box of old letters. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:39
  • USA

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Not So Sweet on New School Lunch

By Azure Eller & Ali Lightfoot

Michelle Obama's new school lunch program gets sour reviews from Paonia High School students. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 0:35
  • UK, USA, AUS

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2012 TC/RDHF Competition Winners

By 2012 Winners

We have Gold! We have Silver! And Bronze! And Honorable Mentions, Directors' Choice, Best News Feature and Best New Artist!  (more)

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  • 2006
  • 24:45
  • USA

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My Lobotomy

By David Isay & Piya Kochar

My Lobotomy explores one of medical history’s most controversial chapters -- when transorbital lobotomies were widely condoned -- through one man’s personal journey. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 2:15
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That - 10

By Jenny Asarnow & Emily Eagle

On a rare sunny day in Seattle, we walk around the neighborhood and learn from strangers what we don't know. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 6:35
  • USA

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The Five Percent Rule

By Sally Herships

Soldiers smoke more than civilians. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:35
  • USA

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Taste of Bitter Love

By Michael James Lewis

Coffee roaster Hans-Erik discusses taste associations and developing a taste vocabulary. (more)

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  • 2001
  • 66:16
  • USA

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Digging In: Investigative Documentary Radio

By Stephen Smith & Michael Montgomery

Radio is an excellent medium for investigative reporting, so why do we hear so little of it on the air? (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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  • 2010
  • 2:58
  • Netherlands

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Chain of Missing Links - 25

By Marnie Chesterton & Henry Hocking

The chains that code for our genes only make up 2% of our DNA, which means the purpose of the rest of the stuff is a bit of a mystery.... (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:55
  • USA

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White Noise

By Shannon Geis & Pamela Schwartz

White Noise is about what happens to the residents when several construction projects invade one block at the same time. (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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  • 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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  • 2005
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #24: The Talent Show

By Various producers

This hour: the strange world of competitive model horse collecting and an investigation of an old classmate’s death. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Caught Red-Handed

By Chris Berube

Someone's been smoking in my building, and I want them to stop. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:58
  • USA

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Behind Pink Walls: In Search of a Sound

By Laine Kaplan Levenson

Neighbors on a New Orleans street corner investigate a peculiar noise that everyone hears, but no one can find it. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Random Ghost Behavior: The Center is Always White

By Jacob Gigler-Caro

Do spirits exist? (more)

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