Radio Archive by Tag

Afghanistan

  • In Country, In City.

    484: Doppelgängers 01.11.2013

    For decades, the writer Alex Kotlowitz has been writing about the inner cities and the toll of ...AfghanistanDrugsMental Health

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  • Kabul Kabul Kabul Kabul Chameleon.

    445: Ten Years In 09.09.2011

    Hyder Akbar was a teenager living with his family in the Bay Area when president Hamid Karzai ...9/11AfghanistanTerrorism

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  • Put on a Happy Face.

    445: Ten Years In 09.09.2011

    In 2008, reporter Chris Neary told the story of John, a soldier who returned from tours of Iraq ...9/11AfghanistanIraq

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  • A Good Year For Grand Gestures.

    347: Matchmakers 01.18.2008

    Miriam and her husband were development workers in Afghanistan. They'd had a whirlwind romance ...AfghanistanDevelopmentRomance

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  • Part One.

    254: Teenage Embed, Part Two 12.12.2003

    Hyder notices changes in Kabul in the year since he visited Afghanistan. Then he heads to Kunar, ...9/11AfghanistanPolitics

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  • Part Two.

    254: Teenage Embed, Part Two 12.12.2003

    Hyder's story continues. He and his convoy of American soldiers run into trouble on their way ...9/11AfghanistanTerrorism

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  • Teenage Embed, Part One.

    230: Come Back to Afghanistan 01.31.2003

    It's possible that the very first teenager to heed his invitation was Hyder Akbar, 17, from ...9/11AfghanistanGovernment

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  • Prologue.

    206: Somewhere in the Arabian Sea 03.01.2002

    Alex Blumberg talks with sailor Prevon Scott, who stocks vending machines on the Stennis. 9/11AfghanistanBoats

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  • Adventures In Turning The Other Cheek.

    202: Faith 12.21.2001

    An explanation of what Christians and Muslims talk about in a place you might not expect them to ...AfghanistanReligion

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