"I've Been to the Mountaintop"
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, deepen your understanding of the history of civil rights in America by listening to the voices of people who live it.
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15 Years on the Road
Celebrate the 15th anniversary of the StoryCorps Mobile Tour with conversations recorded across the country in our signature MobileBooth.
“When I took you home, I didn’t know how to feel.”
April Gibson, 33, talks with her teenage son, Gregory Bess, about how she felt when he was born.
"We see each other every day, every minute of every day."
Even though they share everything from a birthday to a bedroom, 10-year-old triplets Zoë, Maddy, and Nick Waters still learn new things about each other.
"Anytime they had a stunt to do with a black actor, they would paint these white guys in blackface."
Willie Harris and Alex Brown remember the prejudice they faced as African American stuntmen while breaking into the film industry in the 1960s.