Listeners share stories about how highway construction has affected their neighborhoods.

Listeners share stories about how highway construction has affected their neighborhoods.

Your Stories: How Urban Freeways Divided America’s Neighborhoods

Were America’s urban freeways built to connect us to each other — or keep us apart? On our show in late March about the impacts of the country’s highway system, we heard about…
Can pot-bellied pigs recognize themselves in a mirror? One listener wanted to know.

Can pot-bellied pigs recognize themselves in a mirror? One listener wanted to know.

Are Your Animals As Smart As You Think?

“The only thing that separates us from the animals is our ability to accessorize,” one listener tweeted at us—quoting Steel Magnolias—during Tuesday’s show on animal intelligence. Our guest, Frans de…
Charles Crain (L), a reporter working for Time Magazine, takes notes during a gun battle between insurgents and the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Stryker Brigade Combat Team of the 25th Infantry Division January 16, 2005 in Tal Afar, Iraq.

Charles Crain (L), a reporter working for Time Magazine, takes notes during a gun battle between insurgents and the 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Stryker Brigade Combat Team of the 25th Infantry Division January 16, 2005 in Tal Afar, Iraq.

How You Can Contribute To Press Freedom And Safety

During our show on World Press Freedom Day, a panel of prominent experts discussed the dangers journalists face around the world. If you’ve been inspired by their conversation, two of…
Rita Dove and guest host Derek McGinty in our studios after their conversation.

Rita Dove and guest host Derek McGinty in our studios after their conversation.

Listen To Poet Rita Dove Read Her Work

Even listeners who have a difficult time reading poetry enjoyed our interview with Pulitzer Prize-winner and former U.S. poet laureate Rita Dove. “I’m not really a poetic person,” caller Virginia, from…
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