• 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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  • 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
  • 2:55
  • 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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  • 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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  • 2015
  • 2:58
  • CA

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Where to get a bagel

By Michelle Macklem

In this exploration into the bagel feud between bagel shops St-Viateur and Fairmount, I speak with customers, employees and bagel connoisseurs alike to try and discover why people choose one bagel shop over the other. (more)

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  • 2002
  • 20:05
  • USA

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New Orleans' Hurricane Risk

By Daniel Zwerdling

In September, 2002, three years before Katrina devastated America’s gulf coast, veteran NPR reporter Daniel Zwerdling investigated what would happen to New Orleans if it fell in the path of a Category 5 hurricane. (more)

Hurricane
  • 2013
  • 62:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #172 The Abandoned At Sea Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the story of a harrowing journey on the Mediterranean Sea that started with high hopes and ended in tragedy. (more)

Zodiac
  • 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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  • 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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  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound # 157 The Children of Sodom and Gomorrah Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Children try to survive in, and escape from, a Ghanaian slum called Sodom and Gomorrah. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 26:36
  • USA

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Chicago Hustles

By Ann Heppermann & Kara Oehler

Meet Floyd (not his real name), a self-described "cigarette hustler" and part of Chicago's thriving underground economy, where goods and services -- legal and illegal -- are sold under the radar. (more)

Cash
  • 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)

Willie
  • 2010
  • 2:55
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links (A Case of Musical Stairs)

By Joanna Stein & Nicole Beemsterboer

Producers Joanna Stein and Nicole Beemsterboer take their ears underground and find the origin of some mysterious music. (more)

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  • 2015
  • 3:02
  • USA

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What's It Like Inside Your Head?

By Annie Costakis & Katie Gilbert

This dreamy short doc considers people's inner worlds, and asks whether we even have total access to our own. (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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  • 2002
  • 15:20
  • USA

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Hollister

By Helen Borten

Hollister is an investigation into what really happened on July 4, 1947, when 2,000 bikers roared into a small California town and left a media explosion in their wake. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Mike Schmidt on a Purple Bike

By Amanda Culkowski & Andrew Trimbach

Old friends and newly neighbors, Andy and Amanda stalk their Brooklyn block to uncover the mystique of a neighborhood legend who curiously resembles one of baseball's greatest Hall of Famers. (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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  • 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)

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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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