When Bridgette Lacy lost her state government job, she created a new career for herself, writing an unemployment column for the News & Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina.
Studs Terkel interviews Eudora Welty
Brian Banks was falsely accused of rape, lost a shot at college, spent five years in prison – then heard from his accuser, who admitted to lying.
One career that doesn't change with the times: Riverboat Chaplain.
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.
When Juliane Koepcke’s airplane disintegrated in the air, she fell 10,000-feet to the ground - then spent ten days in the rainforest, looking for help.
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.
Christine Myrick lost her high-level management position with the government in Kansas City, Missouri, and now works an entry-level job at a bank.
An Executive Chef at a country club in Greenwich, Connecticut says he can't find people to take the jobs that he has open.
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