We hear from Terry Greene Sterling, a writer on the Arizona-Mexico border and who takes a gun for safety on dangerous assignments.
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
Bruce Cochrane sold his family's furniture factorywhen he realized he could not compete with the low-priced furniture coming from Asia.
American scientist Margaret Palmer took a rare trip to North Korea and exchanged ideas with North Korean scientists.
A Lebanese-American who made an award-winning film about a Detroit gas station.
The rules for living next door to a gangster.
Jonathan Menjivar shares an audio letter he sent home to his mother after he had moved away.
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.
As details of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin's death are debated around the country, Dick speaks with Detric Goss, a mother of two who lives outside of Atlanta.
A Canadian diplomat on being held hostage in Al-Qaeda.
PhotographerGeorge Steinmetz has found a way to fly and glide above deserts and vast wild spaces to photograph the landscapes.
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