Dick speaks with Philip Connors about his summer work as a U.S. Forest Service fire lookout. He works in a 50-foot tower with a two-way radio so he can alert fire teams if he sees the beginnings of a wildfire. He is author of "Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout."
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.
Dick speaks with Dr. Timothy Lepore, the colorful, contrarian physician on the world-famous island of Nantucket. He's surgeon, medical examiner, football team doctor, accidental homicide detective and more.
Columbia Law School professor James Liebman organized his students to re-investigate a murder case which led to the execution of Carlos De Luna. They found evidence that they believe proves that the state of Texas executed the wrong man.