In Texas, a polygamous religious sect is the subject of a massive child abuse investigation. Other sects also practice polygamy, in violation of Mormon Church teachings. Lucky Severson spoke with two members of a community in Arizona. You can listen to the NPR interview at : http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/week1132/profile.html Advertisements
The Ethics Project podcast, hosted by Hofstra University, is a place where people talk about an ethical problem they have confronted. They tell their story in their own way and it is unscripted. These are fascinating human interest stories that are well worth listening to.
A Peace Corps Volunteer in Mongolia confronts his cultural values in a country that respects authority.
Much of the news centers on tragic events and the people caught up in them. But getting those stories can prove disconcerting for journalists.
Political activist Helen Zia has to decide whether to carry the Olympic Torch in San Francisco. Click here to listen to the Public Radio International interview with her where she explains her decision.
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