Paula Rebsom's family owns land in the North Dakota badlands. The old house on that land fell into disrepair and her parents decided to burn it. After that, Paula, an artist, rebuilt it. See a video of the house burning and the new structure here.
Roman Mars has this bit of “ear candy” – produced in tribute to Studs Terkel.
We hear from Martin Luther King Jr. about his first realization, as a boy, that blacks and whites were treated differently.
Dick begins the week with author DW Gibson, whose book, 'Not Working,' introduces us to unemployed men and women and their stories.
Most kids like pizza, but when Anthony Mangieri was a boy he became obsessed.
A Lebanese-American who made an award-winning film about a Detroit gas station.
The rules for living next door to a gangster.
Jonathan Menjivar shares an audio letter he sent home to his mother after he had moved away.
Guest host Phoebe Judge leads us through the story of Frank Meeink, who joined a hardcore skinhead group when he was 14 years old.
The stories of a fire lookout.
As details of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin's death are debated around the country, Dick speaks with Detric Goss, a mother of two who lives outside of Atlanta.
Oded Na'aman is a former Israel Defense Forces soldier who says he did horrible things to Palestinians and says because of that he must speak out.
How public spaces influence political movements.
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