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How a 12-year-old survived after an 80-year prison sentence

Rodney Lewis and Evan Johnson first met at an organization that works with homeless people.

It’s called Inspiration Corporation.

In this week's StoryCorps, Evan asks Rodney about his life story, beginning with his childhood.

Rodney says his parents didn't want anything to do with him, so his uncle took him in when he was young.

StoryCorps’ mission is to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to share, record and preserve their stories. These excerpts, edited by WBEZ, present some of our favorites from the current visit, as well as from previous trips.

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