Susan J. Douglas
Dec 6, 2013 — Glynn finds a cheap place to spend the summer, at a halfway house.
Dec 6, 2013 — The monsters of Shane's night terrors tremble in fear of Shane's grandfather until his powers fail.
Dec 6, 2013 — As a teenager, Gypsee takes a job dismantling bullets in an Albanian ammunition factory to earn money for a plane ticket to America.
Dec 6, 2013 — In middle school, everyone knows Mike's secret. Mike wears a diaper. But no one has ever seen it. Until a dreaded epidemic strikes his school.
Dec 6, 2013 — The world is reacting to news that Nelson Mandela has passed away. Ebrahim Rasool, South Africa's Ambassador to the United States, met Mandela in prison and he's been inspired by him ever since. Rasool speaks to host Michel Martin about Nelson Mandela's life and legacy.
Dec 6, 2013 — South African musician Vusi Mahlasela's work was born out of the struggle against apartheid. His song "When You Come Back" was performed at Mandela's 1994 inauguration and was written to the political exiles who escaped South Africa. Mahlasela shares his memories with host Michel Martin.
Dec 6, 2013 — As the world pays tribute to Nelson Mandela, Ghana's President John Dramani Mahama remembers the effect the elder statesman had on his own political career. President Mahama shares his memories with host Michel Martin.
Dec 6, 2013 — Nelson Mandela was an inspirational figure around the world for decades. Host Michel Martin talks with Ferial Haffajee, editor at City Press in Johannesburg, about the immediate reactions from South Africans to Mandela's passing.
Dec 6, 2013 — The Barbershop guys share their take on Nelson Mandela: what his life meant to them and how he will be remembered by the world. Writer Jimi Izrael, professor Sean Jacobs, and journalists Corey Dade and Michael Skolnik weigh in.