Alan Smith spent 14 years teaching philosophy and literature to violent criminals in a prison in England until he realized he was changing, slowly "becoming more of the prison than I wanted to be," and had to walk away.
"White Electric" by Battles; "Four Pieces for Piano, Violin and Cello" by the Catherine Wilson Trio
Studs Terkel interviews R. Buckminster Fuller
Two friends create a website to find low-cost prescription drugs.
Ina May Gaskin on natural birth in America.
Remembering Mary Bonamo, a former guest who died at age 108.
Listener voicemail stories about politics getting personal.
Beth and Jonathan Hankins were settling into their new home when they realized they were living in a former meth lab.
Brian Bushway is blind and uses echolocation, a soft clicking sound, to orient himself.
One man learns a big secret about his family's NYC bakery.
A conversation between Dr. Richard Collins and his grandson about listening to a patient. Produced by StoryCorps.
A New York teen gets advice from her gay uncle on coming out,
The original Teenage Diary of Frankie Lewchuck, who had to become the man of the house when his dad almost went away for good.
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