Teen Zach Thomas and his mom, professor and author Duchess Harris, explore the story of the arrest in 1931 of nine falsely accused black teen boys in Scottsboro Alabama and the impact of the trials – spanning decades – that followed.
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Freedom's Promise, podcast and radio series credits
- Duchess Harris: Writer and host
- Zach Thomas: Co-host
- Barry Madore, Fire on the Bluff Productions: Producer, recording engineer, editor
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