We check in with Javorn Drummond, a veteran of the Iraq War. He was working in a North Carolina pork slaughterhouse when he heard about a job as a contractor in Afghanistan. He now works at Bagram Airfield outside of Kabul.
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.
A reading from Allan Gurganus.
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.
Kevin Chroust went to Pamplona, Spain this month for the San Fermín festival when bulls run the streets.
David Rees schools Dick in the fine art of sharpening a pencil.
Todd Melby takes us on an audio tour of the boom towns in the oil fields of North Dakota.
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