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.
Arun Ghandi, grandson of Mahatma Ghandi, on how to make change in life.
We end our four-day series on Studs Terkel with a musical and voice meditation in this piece produced by Alan Hall.
Dick speaks with a journalist reporting in dangerous areas of the Arizona-Mexico border.
Paul Fichter designs and makes beer taps.
Listeners comment on an interview with a woman who accompanies terminally ill people as they self administer a drug to end their lives.
Gabriel Cohen, a crime novelist, talks about the time he unknowingly moved into an apartment where a murder had been committed.
Ray Materson tells the story of how he began to embroider tiny images while he was serving a robbery sentence in prison.
Edward Boatman started designing symbols to use in his presentations at work, and soon his library grew to hundreds of icons.
David Rees schools Dick in the fine art of sharpening a pencil.
Gustav Hofer and his partner Luca Ragazzi travel around Italy deciding whether to love it, or leave it.
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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