Producer Katie Davis says the best time to ask a politician for something is now - during election season.
Stories from Egyptian activists, two years after Tahrir Square.
The U.S. Coast Guard helicopter pilot and the swimmer who rescued the crew of the HMS Bounty during Hurricane Sandy.
John Whitfield, a legal aid attorney in Virginia, says he’s having to turn people away because of funding cuts.
Guest Host Sean Cole speaks with Cryn Johannsen, who is an activist on student debt issues. She threw out a question in her blog about whether anyone had suicidal feelings, and was alarmed at how many people wrote saying they did.
Dick talks a photographer from the ancient city of Aleppo who, in the aftermath of the massacre in the city of Houla, says he’s reluctant to choose sides in his country’s conflict.
Pete Heikes was given a rifle by his grandmother and through that he learned about her early days working a ranch in Texas. He plans to let his daughter shoot the rifle when she is older.
When Darrel Vandeveld began work as a prosecutor at Guantanamo Bay, he found holes in the U.S. case against a prisoner, and learned that his superiors were not interested when he brought this up.
Ahmed Fadaam shares a new audio diary, one that explores his reunion with his family, and his first sight of home.
As Pope Francis begins his tenure as pope, we look at the huge growth of Protestantism in Latin America. Producer Jesse Dukes explores this shift in Guatemala where Protestants are flourishing.
[FROM THE ARCHIVES] Todd Busch, who is overseeing the removal of the sunken Costa Concordia cruise liner from the Mediterranean Sea, explains how they're getting the ship it out.
Dicks calls up Osama, an opposition activist who has been in hiding in Syria for months. He speaks to us from Damascus and says people have to choose sides now.
Joshua Lutz describes the photograph he could not take on Sept. 11, 2001. From the collection of essays, Photographs Not Taken.
Producer Phoebe Judge calls up Illinois Rep. Mike Bost to ask him about an impassioned speech that he made on the state house floor and has gone viral on YouTube.
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