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An African American studentâ€™s struggle to succeed at the University of Texas. Also in this show: high-wire walker Nik Wallenda on his planned walk across the Grand Canyon; and two little girls explain the â€œworst haircut ever.â€ Source: thestory.org
Dick speaks with Bob Stewart, a volunteer firefighter from the Jersey Shore who rescued people during Hurricane Sandy, and saw his own business crumble. Also: Activist Parker Palmer on his work in uniting the nation, and how the principal who started a democratic school got voted out.
Dick Gordon speaks with longtime Boston Marathon announcer and runner Kathrine Switzer, who was covering the event on Monday and witnessed the explosions.Also in this show: When Kimberly Wasserman learned that health problems and death were tied to the smokestacks in her Chicago neighborhood, she got them shut down and was awarded a Goldman Environmental Award for her work; and writer Christopher Hanson is campaignin...