• 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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  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • UK

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White Gold--Fridge Politics of a Student House

By Chris Pearson

A look at what happens when nine individuals have to share one small fridge, and the challenges and issues that come up as a result. (more)

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  • 2006
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #55: The Twenty Years Out! Show

By Various producers

This hour: a story about the bitter fight for gay rights in New Zealand, featuring a blend of rare archival tape of the speeches, rallies, and debates that marked the struggle and the personal stories of people affected by the fight. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 0:06
  • USA, UK, Australia, Germany

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2011 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2011 Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2011 Third Coast/Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition! (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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  • 2008
  • 2:58
  • USA

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The Haymarket Incident

By Rehman Tungekar

One teenager changes my perspective about a significant event in labor (and U.S.) history. (more)

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  • 2011
  • 34:22
  • USA

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Patriot Games

By Ben Calhoun

Best friends Rich Carlson and Tom Swenor got so fed up with the political process in America that they decided to form their own Tea Party chapter in Petoskey, Michigan. (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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  • 2014
  • 52:21
  • USA

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1984 (the year not the book)

By Benjamen Walker

In the book 1984, George Orwell predicted that in the future "Big Brother" would watch and dictate our every move. In the year 1984, producer Benjamen Walker was in middle school. (more)

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  • 2009
  • 36:11
  • USA

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My Way or the FBI Way

By Michael May

A year ago, a swat team broke down the door of a home in downtown St. Paul and found eight Molotov cocktails inside. (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
  • 59:07
  • USA

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Our Day Will Come

By Lex Gillespie

Our Day Will Come explores the impact of R&B on America's civil rights movement, as well as the influence of the movement on popular music. (more)

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  • 2005
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #31: The Transmissions Show

By Various producers

This hour: spies, pirates, mysterious broadcasts, and a bold acoustic experiment. (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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  • 2007
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #76: The Being Deaf Show

By Various producers

This hour: sign language, lip-reading, and deaf culture. (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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  • 2012
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #156 The Russia Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: The Russians are coming! The Russians are coming! (more)

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  • 2010
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound #123: The Textbook War Show

By Various

This hour: one woman’s comments at a school board meeting in Kanawa County, West Virginia, become a catalyst for deep division within the school district, the county, the state, and the entire country. (more)

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  • 2010
  • 0:06
  • USA, UK, The Netherlands

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2010 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2010 Winners

Announcing the winners of this year's Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition! (more)

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  • 2007
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Tea for Matilda

By Catherine Stifter

Feminist historian Sally Roesch Wagner muses that well-behaved women rarely make history while mis-behaved radicals, such as 19th century women's rights and peace activist Matilda Joslyn Gage, seldom make history books. (more)

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