15-38 Segment 1: Making It in an Unfair Economy

Synopsis: Although unemployment is down across the nation, there are still pockets of workers who have been unemployed for years, with no hope of ever finding a good job. Our guest researched the sociological effects of long-term unemployment on out-of-work autoworkers in Michigan, and found out that the hurt, humiliation and family problems that unemployment …

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15-38 Segment 2: Unconventional Women: Two trailblazers who forged their own ways in the world

Synopsis: Many women today take for granted their independence and the rights they have socially and legally. It wasn’t always that way, and we’ll hear about two women – one a socialite and the other a bandit – who felt constrained by the codes of behavior imposed on women in the early part of the …

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