Mar 22, 2012 | 11:05Dispatches From Liberia: Female genital mutilation - Mar. 22, 2012 Audio
Dispatches From Liberia: Female genital mutilation - Mar. 22, 2012 Mar 22, 2012 | 11:05At age thirteen, Ma Sabah was taken into the African bush and circumcised according to the tradition of her people. When you put it that way, it almost sounds noble. But what Ma remembers is four women holding her down while another took a knife and hacked at her genitals. That was over thirty years ago. But for writing her story this month, reporter Mae Azango received death threats and she's now in hiding in Liberia where we've managed to reach her.
Jun 15, 2012 | 15:04Dispatches Songs of redemption from Larry Joe and Aron - Jun 14/12 Audio
Dispatches Songs of redemption from Larry Joe and Aron - Jun 14/12 Jun 15, 2012 | 15:04Larry Joe had just got out of jail in South Africa when we last heard his story. He's here to talk and sing about the music career he launched in prison with the help of recording star Aron Turest-Swartz. They're now partners in bringing Larry's rehabilitation and redemption to the masses.
Jun 21, 2012 | 7:20Dispatches Life with the Iraqi army - June 21/12 Audio
Dispatches Life with the Iraqi army - June 21/12 Jun 21, 2012 | 7:20In February 2006, Ben Gilbert joined an Iraqi army patrol as they're trained by the American military to take over the job of fighting Iraqi insurgents. And he found what seemed like a secondhand, low-rent, finger-on-the-trigger affair.