Producer Marika Partridge tells the story of an email that brought a large group of Maasai to her town of Takoma Park, Maryland. She housed them and took care of them and was so much better for it.
As The Story celebrates the work of oral historian and broadcaster Studs Terkel, Dick interviews a woman who was laid off and found herself offered a job as captain of a river ferry.
One NYC subway driver copes with hitting people who jump or fall on to the tracks.
After his job was eliminated, Dominick Brocato spent two years looking for work.
Stories of perfect hills covered in snow and ice and sledding all the way down.
Producer Phoebe Judge speaks with the editor of the Amish Cook’s newspaper column.
We hear an audio experience from Producer Roman Mars as he uses the mind-twisting RJDJ iPhone application.
Dick speaks with Kurt Skarjune, a retired officer, and Lee Guelff, the brother of a slain officer, about banning mail-order sales of body armor to convicted felons.
Scott Carrier watches his daughter learn to swim.
Carter Niemeyer has wrestled with wolves to relocate them and examined the scenes of livestock kills to determine if wolves were responsible. He is a wolfer.
Ameena Matthews grew up in the center of one of Chicago's deadliest gangs. After she was shot, her father prepared to take revenge - and her perspective on violence changed.
Dispelling myths about December 21, 2012 with a NASA Astrobiologist, and a Mayan Activist.
Mayan activist Cristina Coc tells about growing up with the Mayan calendar.
Alabama-born biologist, E.O. Wilson, returns to Mobile and looks at its spirit and culture.
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