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S3E7 – Claudette

S3E7 – Claudette

Rosa Parks hadn’t planned to be arrested the day she boarded her bus, and neither had Claudette Colvin. While Mrs Parks is...

PWLT Best Practice for Hosts

PWLT Best Practice for Hosts

Disclaimer: I am a moderator for the Podcasts We Listen To Facebook group. Facebook groups can be extremely helpful in...

S3E6 – Five Little Words

S3E6 – Five Little Words

Five little words. Five little one-syllable words were all it took to rally Joseph McNeil’s friends and inspire a protest....

S3E5 – P-R-E-J-U-D-I-C-E

S3E5 – P-R-E-J-U-D-I-C-E

Last week, 291 elementary and middle schoolers from all over the world descended upon National Harbor, Maryland for one of...

S3E4 – The Green Book

S3E4 – The Green Book

I took to the road this week to meet a listener for the very first time. We met in a...

S3E3 – Mississippi Murder

S3E3 – Mississippi Murder

Last week, we headed down south to Mississippi, to hear the story of Miss Endesha Ida Mae Holland and this...

S3E2 – Ida Mae

S3E2 – Ida Mae

When Endesha Ida Mae Holland died on January 25, 2006, her passing was acknowledged with very little fanfare. It wasn’t...

S3E1 – Crisis in Levittown

S3E1 – Crisis in Levittown

It’s not hard to believe that states that fought for the confederacy in the civil war might be the ones...

OS E5 – Private Property

OS E5 – Private Property

Let’s face it, we can all be a little petty. But the family behind New York City’s smallest piece of property...

OS E4 – It Is Well With My Soul

OS E4 – It Is Well With My Soul

One of my favorite songs in the entire world was written by a man named Horatio Spafford in 1873. He...