We hear from James Luria, who tells the story of a time when he was angry at his father, loaded a shotgun and considered shooting him. [Read an essay James wrote.]
"Back to the Ground" by Jamie Cullen
A first-term Congressmen - a plumber - tells us what he thinks he can accomplish.
The Greek magazine editor who published a list of people skirting taxes with bank accounts in Switzerland tells Dick about his arrest for violating privacy.
A woman who is criticizing President Obama after his lackluster debate with Governor Mitt Romney.
A listener from California, Jamie Flower, tells his story of the moment politics became personal for him.
A young interruptor tells us about his work anticipating and stopping violence in Chicago.
Dick speaks with Brian Nelson, who was convicted of armed robbery and murder, and spent 12 consecutive years in solitary confinement at a the Tamms Supermax Prison in Illinois.
Regular guest Reuben Jackson says the Trayvon Martin murder reminded him of the talk his parents gave him when he was young man - his father didn't want him being misunderstood or hurt.
A decade-long exploration of Israel's ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community allowed photographer Gil-Cohen Magen intimate access to people's daily leasure, daily work, and religious ceremonies.
Nick Casey of the Wall Street Journal teamed up with a crime scene photographer to chronicle one day of drug violence in Acapulco, Mexico. Dick Gordon talks to them about the how the Mexican drug wars has changed they way they work and live.
Rafael Simón Jiménez was a high school friend of Venezuela President Hugo Chavez, who died this week. As the country mourns, Dick speaks with Rafael Simón about the leader as a young man.
Hal Stucker lived in New York City in the 1980's at a time when crime was rampant. After being mugged several times, he began to carry a pistol on the subway.
Pete Heikes was given a rifle by his grandmother and through that he learned about her early days working a ranch in Texas. He plans to let his daughter shoot the rifle when she is older.
Dick and producer Phoebe Judge read letters about gun owner Yang Li and his passionate defense of gun ownership.
A story from Roman Mars and Sam Greenspan of 99% Invisible.
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