NPR’s Grand Trunk Road Series Digs Into Pakistan’s Multi-Layered Society

BY Larisa Epatko  May 20, 2010 at 6:26 PM EDT

NPR’s Steve Inskeep traveled with other correspondents to Pakistan and India to file a series of reports for Morning Edition, called “Along the Grand Trunk Road“. He spoke with Kwame Holman from Islamabad about the young people he met, their challenges and perseverance.

“It’s astonishing to me, it’s inspiring to me to meet people who survive on so little and keep their sense of self with so little to hope for,” he said.

Watch their full conversation here: