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August 28, 2012 Show

A Mississippi doctor talks about a health care plan he has modeled after a network of centers he saw in Iran. Also in this show: Blues musician Corey Harris on how he discovered elements of his own music in Mali; Thomas Steinbeck talks about how a judge quoted his father’s novel Of Mice and Men in a death penalty decision; and Martin Espada reads one of his poems.


"Lookout for Hope" by Jerry Douglas; "Downhome Sophisticate", "Coahoma," "Special Rider Blues," and other tracks by Corey Harris.

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