The great oral historian Studs Terkel was an inspiration to StoryCorps and he was also an early participant in the project. In this short film, he speaks out about what has been lost in modern life and where he sees hope for our future. The Human Voice will be broadcast after Off and Running. (2 minutes)
The Human Voice
Studs Terkel talks about what has been lost in modern life and where he sees hope for our future.
Until Nov. 28, 2017
StoryCorps grew out of a very simple idea: we wanted to provide Americans of all backgrounds and beliefs with the opportunity to record their life stories.”
Emma Cott and Abby Goodnough discuss reporting on the effects of the Affordable Care Act on one chronically ill man in Louisville, Kentucky, and what his story says about the United States healthcare system in 2015.