We hear the words of Frank Decker, a steel hauler in Indiana. Read by actor Daniel Trigg
“Little Jazz” by Roy Eldridge and Artie Shaw and His Orchestra
Joe Richman of Radio Diaries captures a time when the idea of a woman in political office - especially in the White House - was a joke.
Talking doctors through complex emergencies, via Skype.
Roman Mars and 99% Invisiblebring us a story of distance -- near and far-- on the highway.
Hosting a large group of Maasai in Takoma Park, Maryland.
How a Chicago group battled a machine-backed alderman over allowing children to play basketball at a park.
Dick speaks to labor leader and steel worker Ed Sadlowski.
A conversation between Boston Bill Hansbury and Jake Painter about their chance encounter the day Jake was going to have his leg amputated.
A Kuwati woman whose art show depicted Arab men drinking, smoking and playing cards – and got shut down.
Scott Haren and Ben Harris met in a support group for people with Lou Gehrig's disease. They speak together: Scott speaks the words of his friend Ben, who types them onto a computer because he no longer can speak.
Dick speaks to William Hubbard, 78, works with a chain saw in his hands, and rope tied around his waist.
As The Story celebrates the work of oral historian and broadcaster Studs Terkel, Dick interviews a woman who was laid off and found herself offered a job as captain of a river ferry.
Thoughts on working from a paperboy, and a waitress in interviews by Studs Terkel.
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