An auctioneer calls off plans to auction the initial resting place of Elvis Presley in Memphis.
Roman Mars explores the idea of an innovative monument to free speech
Dick speaks with Dianne Dwyer Modestini, the art restorer who discovered a painting by Salvatore Mundi was actually a painting by Leonardo da Vinci.
Dick speaks with Petna Ndaliko, a community activist in Congo trying to bring peopled together, despite threats against him
Author Salman Rushdie talks about running from his death sentence in Iran.
A reading by poet Martin Espada.
Sean speaks with Kelly Sue DeConnick, who writes the character Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Ms. Marvel, for Marvel Comics. We hear about her military background and recent uniform tweak.
Dick speaks with Ashley Bryan, best known for his children's books, about the Harlem Renaissance, Black American spirituals, and the power of voice.
Poet Martin Espada reads his poem “Trouble Ball” about going to a baseball game with his father.
Robert Battle wore leg braces as a child, and now is director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater. He calls his work a way to "testify."
We listen in to the poetic quoting that Carol Muske-Dukes was taught by her mother.
Ahead of this weekend’s presidential elections in Mexico, Dick speaks with a college student who helped spark a movement of thousands called #yosoy132.
An activist for being healthy - and fat.
We learn about this week’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling that may change the situation of many juveniles, including Charles Lewis Jr., who are sentenced to life without parole.
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