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
More from the series “Searching for Change”. Today, a South African Judge on being a part of the resistance to apartheid.
Studs Terkel spoke with the legendary dancer Dame Margot Fonteyn.
We hear from an Olympus CEO turned whistleblower.
Talking doctors through complex emergencies, via Skype.
Roman Mars and 99% Invisiblebring us a story of distance -- near and far-- on the highway.
At Capitol Pool Checkers Club each week, men with nicknames like the Hammer, the Pressure Man, and the Razor gather to play checkers.
A group of Maine fishermen started their own business to sell directly to consumers.
Dick speaks to labor leader and steel worker Ed Sadlowski.
Dick speaks with Andrea Morales, a photographer who captured the lives of young people in a small town of Ohio.
When pirates kidnapped Capt. Richard Phillips, Alison Kosakowski was sent to Vermont to help his family cope with the media. She fell for the family, for Vermont and for a local farmer.
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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