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Posted inPrisons

Locked Up: The Prison Labor That Built Business Empires

Companies across the South profited off the forced labor of people in prison after the Civil War – a racist system known as convict leasing.

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Posted inAll Work. No Pay.

American Rehab: A Venomous Snake

After amassing a small fortune, Synanon turns from a revolutionary rehab into a violent cult with mass sterilizations and a rattlesnake in a mailbox.

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Posted inAccountability

American Rehab: A Desperate Call

Penny Rawlings is relieved to finally get her brother into rehab at a place called Cenikor. She doesn’t realize that getting him out of treatment is going to be the bigger problem.

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Posted inGuns

No Retreat: The Dangers of Stand Your Ground

In the decade since George Zimmerman killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida, stand your ground laws have expanded across the nation. And with them come more homicides.

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Posted inReproductive Rights

The Religious Right Mobilized to End Roe. Now What?

Abortion will soon be illegal in many states. What the anti-abortion movement plans to do next and how another religious movement is fighting back.

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