Feb 23, 2012 | 24:59Dispatches "All the Missing Souls" with author David Scheffer Audio
Dispatches "All the Missing Souls" with author David Scheffer Feb 23, 2012 | 24:59A feature interview with the man who helped bring justice to the victims of war crimes, but still seeks redemption, saying "I owe the victims and their families my soul every day." David Scheffer worked on setting up war crimes tribunals during the Clinton administration, in Rwanda, the Balkans, Sierra Leone, and Cambodia. He became the U.S. special ambassador-at-large for war crimes issues. And helped develop the International Criminal Court. He spoke to Rick from New York.
Mar 1, 2012 | 10:11Dispatches From Jacmel, Haiti: The bad boys of Carnival - Mar. 1, 2012 Audio
Dispatches From Jacmel, Haiti: The bad boys of Carnival - Mar. 1, 2012 Mar 1, 2012 | 10:11Susana Ferreira takes us to the Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti -- where traditionally, dark threads of history, culture and politics are intertwined with the colourful floats and dancers. And the Lanse Kod, or Rope Throwers, are the most menacing figures of all.
May 31, 2012 | 9:06Dispatches In Afghanistan, weapons left behind - May 31/12 Audio
Dispatches In Afghanistan, weapons left behind - May 31/12 May 31, 2012 | 9:06Unexploded ordinance -- weapons discarded on a U.S. firing range -- is claiming lives and limbs of Afghan civilians around Bagram Air Force Base. Rick talks to the Washington Post's Kevin Sieff, who's visited the families of children maimed while scavenging for scrap metal.
Mar 9, 2013 | 9:12Day 6 Roadrunner vs Dream On: Massachusetts state song showdown Audio
Day 6 Roadrunner vs Dream On: Massachusetts state song showdown Mar 9, 2013 | 9:12When Joyce Linehan wanted to make the song "Roadrunner" by Jonathan Richman and The Modern Lovers the state song of Massachusetts, she took it all the way to state representative Martin Walsh who filed a bill to make it official. But days later, a competing bill was put forward supporting Aerosmith's "Dream On". State Representatives Martin "Roadrunner" Walsh and Jim "Dream On" Cantwell debate which song deserves the official state song title.