Producer Marika Partridge tells the story of an email that brought a large group of Maasai to her town of Takoma Park, Maryland. She housed them and took care of them and was so much better for it.
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
Guest host Sean Cole goes to see his mother, Pat Clark, to find out why she did not give him the rifle left to him by his grandfather.
We hear from Martin Luther King Jr. about his first realization, as a boy, that blacks and whites were treated differently.
Dick begins the week with author DW Gibson, whose book, 'Not Working,' introduces us to unemployed men and women and their stories.
Most kids like pizza, but when Anthony Mangieri was a boy he became obsessed.
A Lebanese-American who made an award-winning film about a Detroit gas station.
The rules for living next door to a gangster.
Guest host Phoebe Judge leads us through the story of Frank Meeink, who joined a hardcore skinhead group when he was 14 years old.
Sean calls up the daughter Cholene Espinoza to hear about coming out and reconciling.
The stories of a fire lookout.
Dispelling myths about December 21, 2012 with a NASA Astrobiologist, and a Mayan Activist.
Mayan activist Cristina Coc tells about growing up with the Mayan calendar.
Alabama-born biologist, E.O. Wilson, returns to Mobile and looks at its spirit and culture.
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