The voice of a freed slave from the archives of the Library of Congress. He talks about working before freedom and how he made a life afterwards.
During The Story’s second day of the series, “Studs at 100”. Dick speaks with labor leader and steel worker Ed Sadlowski about driving Terkel around the steel mills of Chicago’s South Side
Janaya Lasker Ferretti tells the story of a much-loved table her grandmother owned and how she got it back.
In our final RE:WORKING show, Sean Cole brings us the stories of day laborers as they repair homes that were flooded and damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
Phoebe Judge speaks with writer Alexandra Fuller about growing up in Africa.
The story of a 90-year-old man and 67-year-old woman who just married.
What happened when Alicia Ault and her boyfriend Matthew Ludlum went looking for a Louisiana crypt to be buried in
The podcast 99% Invisible invites producer Starlee Kine to unravel the birth of an idea.
A fictional short story about two girls who are attacked by an alligator. Read by Elizabeth Crane and produced by the Dime Stories series.
Sean explores the history of several Massachusetts towns that were taken over to create a reservoir.
Dr. William J. Parker is a Christian obstetrician who, after many years, decided to include abortions in his practice.
An audio-collage of inaugural addresses dating back to the first-ever recorded. Can you guess who was first?
Dick speaks with Lt. Col. James C. Warren about the black officers of the WWII bombardment group who stood up to the U.S. Army Airforce pushing for equal treatment.
We hear from Martin Luther King Jr. about his first realization, as a boy, that blacks and whites were treated differently.
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