Friday, April 27, 2012 at 11:59 AM
The Los Angeles riots stunned the nation in 1992, claiming more than 50 lives in that city. As the unrest approached Koreatown, store owner Kee Whan Ha mobilized his fellow business owners to arm themselves and defend their property. Host Michel Martin talks with him about the riots, and the neighborhood today.
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NPR's Tom Goldman explains how President Teddy Roosevelt stepped in to change football.
If You Don't Know The Name Horst Faas, Look At This
You don't have to know anything about him to be stirred by the power of his photos.
The Visual South, Part IV: Getting Lost In Mississippi
For communities in western Mississippi, the history is rich, the times are tough, and life goes on.
How Swiss Guards And Sacred Geese Saved Rome
It was 485 years ago today that Rome, the Eternal City, was sacked by the army of Charles V.
'Fug You': The Wild Life Of Ed Sanders
The founding member of the avant-rock band The Fugs has written a new memoir.
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