July 11, 2013
The Supreme Court’s ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act was a significant step forward for the LGBT community in the United States, but in other countries around the world homosexuality remains a crime. This hour we’ll talk about what it’s like being gay in Africa, where homosexuality can mean prison time or even death.
October 5, 2010
American journalist Roxana Saberi on her imprisonment in Iran; and League of Women Voters president.
January 12, 2010
Human trafficking in Ohio and the world, and a conversation with NPR’s Carl Kasell
December 17, 2009
Human rights and legal issues affecting immigrants in the U.S.
December 14, 2009
U.S. policy toward Iran, ongoing protests, and human rights abuses in Iran, and how to achieve peace in the Middle East
October 6, 2009
Anne Frank as a self-aware writer, and the power of her life and book to illuminate the past and inspire the cause of human rights in the future