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Unreformed: the Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children
Unreformed: the Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children
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In 1968, police arrested five Black girls dressed in oversized military fatigues in Montgomery. The girls were runaways, escaping from a state-run... more

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UNREFORMED Nominated for Signal Listener's Choice Awards - Vote now!

Unreformed has been nominated for two Signal Listener's Choice Award. Voting is open through October 5, 2023, you can vote... more

29 Sep 2023 · 1 minute
Episode 8: Searching for Justice

In the final episode, we look at where Lonnie, Mary, Johnny, Jennie, Johnny Mack, and Denny are fifty years after... more

08 Mar 2023 · 44 minutes
Unreformed presents "5-4: Tanner v. United States."

Hey folks, Josie here! We wanted to share a show that we think you might like. It's called 5-4, and it's... more

07 Mar 2023 · 48 minutes
Episode 7: The Aftermath

Many people who were incarcerated at Mt. Meigs as children ended up spending their entire lives tethered to the criminal... more

01 Mar 2023 · 35 minutes
Episode 6: Scallawags and Carpetbaggers

Denny Abbott enlists the help of lawyer Ira Dement to sue the state of Alabama. What ensues is a years-long... more

21 Feb 2023 · 41 minutes
Episode 5: When Mary Met Denny

Mary Stephens and four other girls escape Mt. Meigs and are determined to tell someone about what's happened to them.... more

15 Feb 2023 · 25 minutes
Episode 4: The Runaways

Since the 1920s, notices started appearing in the local newspapers near Mt. Meigs. They said things like "Six armed negroes... more

08 Feb 2023 · 28 minutes
Episode 3: Cornelia's Dream

By the 1960s, the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children was an early prototype of the for-profit prison. But it... more

01 Feb 2023 · 39 minutes
Episode 2: The Arrival

Survivors of Mt. Meigs share how they ended up in the juvenile justice system and what happened once they went... more

25 Jan 2023 · 49 minutes
Episode 1: The Lucky Ones

Reporter Josie Duffy Rice travels to a small town outside Montgomery, Alabama, and tries to visit a juvenile reform school,... more

18 Jan 2023 · 39 minutes
Unreformed: the Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children
UNREFORMED Nominated for Signal Listener's Choice Awards - Vote now!
Unreformed: the Story of the Alabama Industrial School for Negro Children
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