221: Fake I.D.
Sep 20, 2002
Stories of people traveling under fake papers, false identities, not for power or personal gain, but for their own deeper personal reasons.
- Host Ira Glass talks with Erin Einhorn, a reporter for the Philadelphia Daily News, who went to Poland to find the Catholic family that had sheltered and saved her mother from the Nazi concentration camps during World War II. She found that in Krakow where she was living, in a country where Jewish populations had been vilified and then exterminated by the Nazis, Judaism was suddenly trendy. (5 minutes)