Joe Richman of Radio Diaries captures a time when the idea of a woman in political office - especially in the White House - was a joke. He tells the story of comedian Gracie Allen and her run for office in 1940.
Studs Terkel interviews R. Buckminster Fuller
Janaya Lasker Ferretti tells the story of a much-loved table her grandmother owned and how she got it back.
British farmer David Cundall has spent the past 17 years searching for buried spitfire airplanes.
Someone's in the kitchen with mama ... a story from the Kitchen Sisters, Nikki Silva and Davia Nelson.
An out-of-work actress takes a short-term job as a chauffeur for the Saudi Royal Family, and struggles to please the world's richest princesses.
Dick speaks with a New York City urban miner about digging tunnels for the Second Avenue Subway and his union, the Local 147.
A group of Maine fishermen started their own business to sell directly to consumers.
Producer Phoebe Judge visits Northern India’s Ganges River, where people bathe and pray and lines pour out sewage every day.
Katie Davis has vivid memories of a particular Washinton, DC corner store.
An activist for being healthy - and fat.
In this edition of our series Gun Stories, Dick speaks with Larry Mullens, who was fired from his paper mill job in Oklahoma because he kept a pistol in his locked truck in the parking lot.
In this story, a childhood memory is transformed by a visit back to a small town. Directed by Jonathan Mitchell.
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