Two old friends in Maine arrange their own health and hospice care. We listen in as they take care of each other with tenderness.
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
Guest host Sean Cole goes to see his mother, Pat Clark, to find out why she did not give him the rifle left to him by his grandfather.
We hear from Martin Luther King Jr. about his first realization, as a boy, that blacks and whites were treated differently.
Dick begins the week with author DW Gibson, whose book, 'Not Working,' introduces us to unemployed men and women and their stories.
The Final Exit Network says mentally competent adults have a basic human right to end their lives. Dick Gordon talks with one of the group's guides, Fran Schindler, about her own serious illness and decision to participate.
How producer Carol Jackson found a stolen painting in Japan.
Producer Jake Warga decides to travel by train and bus through the West Coast, and take his tape recorder with him.
Travelers often like keeping accounts of their journeys.
Guest host Sean Cole talks to an Evangelical whose world was turned upside down when her 37-year-old daughter told her she was gay.
Writer and regular contributor Ann Hood tells Dick a family story about growing up with relatives that never let a grudge die.
Physician Don Berwick was asked to head up Medicare and Medicaid for the Obama administration. He tells about what it was like to try to make change from the inside and the roadblocks he encountered.
We check back in with W.C. Lynchwho was sterilized against his will to see how he is feeling about North Carolina's plan to offer monetary compensation for this procedure.
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