• 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Umami Grease

By Jackson Stanton

In three courses, we discover the relationship between man and grease: the history, the culture and the conflict. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • Bolivia

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How to Realize that Far-off, Poverty-stricken, Deathly Ill, Brown People Are Your Neighbors, too

By Mateo Hinojosa

From visceral empathy to intellectual understanding to emotional compassion, find out how you can realize that far-off, poverty-stricken, deathly ill, brown people are your neighbors, too. (more)

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  • 2004
  • 80:47
  • USA

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Every Day Voices

By David Isay & Alex Kotlowitz

David Isay and Alex Kotlowitz both try to discover extraordinary stories in "ordinary people." (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:01
  • USA

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Sweet Dream

By Maham Khan

A long-time hunger is satiated by a dream. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 8:56
  • USA

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Deportations Before Reform: Anatomy of an Immigration Bust

By Marianne McCune

As lawmakers continue to debate immigration reform, the Obama administration is pushing for a path to citizenship for those here illegally. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:57
  • CANADA

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The Road to Umami

By Carla Green, Vanessa Vyvial and Anthony Abbondanza

The fate of every farm animal, in three parts: life, death, and consumption. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Shades of Blue

By Sara Harris

Martha White interviewed her friend Jessica Chapin at Santa Monica's Step Up on Second, a psychosocial rehabilitation and support program for people affected by severe and persistent mental illness. (more)

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  • 2008
  • 28:40
  • USA

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Thinness and Salvation

By Sarah Yahm

The American “obesity epidemic” has been all over the news -– from stories about the viability of the Atkins diet to tabloid profiles of 100-pound toddlers. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 0:00
  • USA

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One Way Ticket to Mars

By Roman Mars

NASA is figuring out how to take the next great leap into space. The difficulty is, if we leap to Mars, we might not make it back. (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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  • 2010
  • 58:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #126: The Scam Show

By Various

This hour: the capital of scamming. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:54
  • USA

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Glass, Not Glitter

By Abby Wendle

2012 SHORTDOCS WINNER! Neighbors of the Murrah Federal building recall the 1995 bombing that altered the life and culture of Oklahoma City. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:14
  • USA

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The Sweet and Kind Benton House Pantry

By Alyssa Moxley

A visit to the weekly Friday Food Pantry at Benton House. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:45
  • USA

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A Bitter Fight Against Child Hunger

By Leah Kaliher

Shannon Coffin of Good Shepherd Food Bank talks about the fight against child hunger in Maine. (more)

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  • 2012
  • 2:52
  • USA

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Fwd: Have You Red the 'Welcome Back to the D' Thread?

By Laura Herberg

My neighbors read their own words in this piece which spotlights excerpts from an e-mail thread that went out on our neighborhood list-serve, a source of fascination for all involved. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 3:26
  • USA

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I'll Quit Cutting When You Quit Smoking

By Curie Youth Radio

Excerpts from the diary of a girl who insists that self-mutilation is saving her life. Produced by April Winbun for Curie Youth Radio. (more)

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  • 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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  • 2012
  • 2:40
  • USA

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The Tyranny of the Orange Ticket

By Elizabeth Harball

Twice a week, New York City car owners participate in a bizarre ritual that pits neighbor against neighbor in a competitive fight for parking spaces. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 2:36
  • EGYPT

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A Bitter Life

By Mohammed Nagi

Helping to create a conscience, informing people of the world's biggest injustice, and promoting social responsibility. (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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