The latest in our series of gun stories, we talk with Tio Hardiman of Operation Ceasefire. He describes his childhood in Chicago's Henry Horner projects, and the violent rites of passage he experienced.
A first-term Congressmen - a plumber - tells us what he thinks he can accomplish.
Gershon Baskin, a peace negotiator in Israel and Gaza, tells Dick an opportunity was lost in the recent escalation between Israel and Hamas.
A man who has been exonerated of a murder conviction -- after spending 22 years on death row.
Today, stories of slavery and fighting for a place in America. We hear from 101-year-old Fountain Hughes about his childhood as a slave.
Dick speaks with Candace Gorman, an attorney representing an Algerian citizen being held without a criminal charge for more than 10 years at the Guantanamo Bay detention camp.
A decade-long exploration of Israel's ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community allowed photographer Gil-Cohen Magen intimate access to people's daily leasure, daily work, and religious ceremonies.
Rafael Simón Jiménez was a high school friend of Venezuela President Hugo Chavez, who died this week. As the country mourns, Dick speaks with Rafael Simón about the leader as a young man.
And, finally, Terry Greene Sterling who has carried a gun for twenty years - for protection.
Host Dick Gordon speaks to Nita Gerik, the widow of the chief of the West, Texas, Volunteer Fire Department, and her son Jim Gerik, who is overseeing donations from the community.
The story of an African American student’s struggle to succeed at the University of Texas.
Stories from Egyptian activists, two years after Tahrir Square.
Dick catches up with an Egyptian musician, who says not enough has changed with President Mohamed Morsi.
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