Buried Truths

13 EpisodesProduced by WABE

We can’t change our history, but we can let it guide us to understanding. Buried Truths investigates still-relevant stories of injustice, resilience and racism in the American South. Season 2: The story of A.C. Hall, a black teenager mistakenly identified as stealing a gun in Macon, Georgia in 1962,… read more

13 Episodes | 2018 - 2019

Impulse | S2 E1

February 18th, 2019


A night stroll, a missing gun and two rookie cops. 

Season 2 | Trailer

February 4th, 2019


A.C. Hall lived until he was seventeen years old. On an October night in 1962, he encountered two police officers investigating a stolen gun. They …

Buried Truths Live | S1

December 10th, 2018


Isaiah Nixon’s daughter, Dorothy, joins Hank Klibanoff for a live event in Atlanta. Buried Truths producer David Barasoain and Dr. Catherine Meeks, executive director of the Absalom Jones Episcopal Center for Racial …

Updates | S1

November 5th, 2018


Buried Truths Live is coming to Atlanta on November 28. Season 2 is coming this February.

A Conversation with Hank Klibanoff | S1 Bonus

May 21st, 2018


The backstory behind The Buried Truths podcast and its host, Hank Klibanoff.

Sorry | S1 E6

April 30th, 2018


Isaiah Nixon’s daughter Dorothy returns to Alston, GA. She comes face to face with her past...and with someone she never expected to meet. 

Found | S1 E5

April 23rd, 2018


FBI director Robert Mueller systematically reopens civil rights cold cases. Hank and his students head to Montgomery County to explore what happened …

Friends | S1 E4

April 16th, 2018


After the Nixon and Carter families flee Georgia, they face terrible conditions. Discovered by the NAACP and The Pittsburgh Courier, they find a way to move forward.

Trial and Error | S1 E3

April 9th, 2018


Dover Carter has to make a crucial decision. Isaiah Nixon’s daughter Dorothy, having witnessed the shooting of her father, retreats and seethes. The Buried Truths team uncovers over 500 pages of FBI and NAACP records.

Fall | S1 E2

April 2nd, 2018


Election day is usually a grand occasion for a small town like Alston, GA. For the white people in town, September 8, 1948, marked a day of good ole …

The Three Governors Controversy | S1 Bonus

March 28th, 2018


In 1946, Eugene Talmadge was elected to a fourth term as governor of Georgia, however, he died a month later, before he could take office. In a …

Pistols | S1 E1

March 26th, 2018


After Primus King, a black barber and pastor, successfully sued the Democratic Party for denying his right to vote on the grounds of race and color, …

Introducing Buried Truths

January 11th, 2018


How are we going to keep them from the polls?

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