Bothaina Kamel, a longtime television and radio host in Egypt, was her country’s first female presidential candidate until recently. She speaks with Dick about her campaign and how men and women reacted to her bid.
Dick speaks with Maj. Mary Jennings Hegar, who has sued Defense Secretary Leon Panetta for discrimination, about the change in a military policy that excludes women from ground combat.
A Queens man who saved six of his neighbors from fire.
An interview with a soldier who guarded the student who integrated Ole Mis.
NPR's Kelly McEvers gives us the latest from Syria.
An anti-corruption activist from India, letters about two sisters’ approach to paying for college.
Writer Andrew Lam speaks about the possible link between immigrant frustrations and violence.
Two government lawyers, June Clarkson and Theresa Edwards, smelled something fishy in a series of mortgage foreclosure papers, and set out to get to the bottom of it. What they got was fired.
Youth Radio writer Jelani Gibson took a bus from Pontiac, Michigan to spend a week in Zucotti Park with his grandmother and recorded an audio diary.
Dick speaks with the chief public defender in Luzerne Country, Pa., who started declining new cases for his office because he feels his staff of lawyers might have to take shortcuts.
Then, James Luria, who as a boy of 9 loaded his father’s shotgun and almost shot him.
The makers of a film about cholera and baseball in Haiti.
Two stories from table tennis Olympic trials held in Cary, N.C.: one player makes the team and another does not.
A song from a recently released Louis Armstrong track.
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